Ixtapa and Zihuatanejo are famous for there wonderful beaches and relaxed culture. Most of the nature and land nowadays is protected, which makes it to a wonderful diving and nature paradise. The beach villages offer from a quiet simplicity sight to a luxury hotel vacations. The light traffic, the relaxed people and make this towns to an peaceful vacation place in Mexico.
Beaches in Ixtapa / Zihuatanejo
The beaches of Ixtapa are a wonderful paradise for diving surfing, and water sports. Some beaches offer crocodiles and turtle tours which can be amazing for jung and old. Because of the un fame of some of the area you will find empty and clean beaches, with little restaurants, hammocks, white sand and palms. For snorkeling and beautiful walks we can recommend to visit the beach Playa Las Gatas which is a protected area between the Municipal Pier and Playa La Ropa. Playa La Ropa is may the most crowded but still beautiful beach to swim. Closed to to the ocean are nice restaurants to eat mexican and seafood. Playa Troncones offers miles of uncrowded and beautiful views over the ocean. The white sand and the shadow spending palms make it may to the most beautiful beach of Zihuatanejo.
Ixtapa Islands are a must to visit. Access to recommendable seafood restaurants and many possibility's of water sports make the four beaches to an unforgettable experience. The Playa Linda is may not the safest to swim because of the crocodile tours they offer. The nature preserved area offers interesting crocodile, turtle and water birds tours. For nature lovers this would be may the first place to visit.