Two places that look like one, luxury hotels in Ixtapa and simple but cozy accommodation in Zihuatanejo are ideal to enjoy a vacation away from the masses of tourists like those who usually have beaches like those in Cancun. This is because for many people this place is still unknown, that is why we want to give you 5 reasons to board any of the flights to Zihuatanejo and to know one of the best places to rest.
Because its beaches are simply amazing
Zihuatanejo is located in the Mexican Pacific, in the beautiful state of Guerrero; the bay of Zihuatanejo is recognized as one of the most beautiful in the country, and no wonder, since it has 5 beaches where you can enjoy its warm waters. The places you can enjoy are Principal beach, La Madera beach, La Ropa beach, Las Gatas beach and Blanca beach, all ideal for surfing, swimming, snorkeling and enjoying marine life or just relaxing and sunbathing on the sand.
It is ideal for adventure sports
For lovers of adrenaline and speed, these destinations offer tours in off-road vehicles, and you can hire a tour to explore this natural paradise in very easy-to-drive ATVs. In addition, you can discover the treasures of the bottom of the sea, which is one of the mandatory plans in Ixtapa and Zihuatanejo. If you are a skilled diver, you can descend up to 30 meters deep in its blue waters, but don´t worry, because if you are a beginner you can snorkel, since the diversity of marine life and natural ecosystems of this area of the country is considered one of the most beautiful and important that every traveler can enjoy.
It is perfect to connect with nature
One of the most fun activities is to travel both destinations by bicycle, since it has 17 kilometers of cycle routes, where you can have a feeling of well-being outdoors observing the thick vegetation, which in contrast to the blue of the sea and the sky, will make this bike ride one of the most special activities of the place. In addition, if you run with luck, you can admire some of the local and migratory species that can be found in this place thanks to the variety of ecosystems.
The gastronomy is exquisite
Seafood is the specialty of this region, which delights all travelers with its great variety of flavors and unique preparations.Some of the typical dishes you should taste are the famous fish strips, made with sliced fish, shrimp tacos, cocktails of Ceviche, garlic octopus, lobster and of course, red clams, which are other specialties to delight your palate.
It is a place to visit during any time of the year
With an average temperature between 24 and 28 degrees, it is a place where the sun shines most of the year, and so you won´t have to worry about choosing the best time for flights to Zihuatanejo. Although if you are one of those who enjoy the heat, we recommend going between the months of April and May, although on the contrary, if you prefer a more temperate climate, it will be December and January the ideal time for you.