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Ranked #1 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
Category: Bodies of Water
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Ranked #2 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches
Many hotels and restaurants are located along this beach.
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Ranked #3 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
Category: Beaches
This former coconut and mango plantation is now the best beach in Ixtapa.
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Ranked #4 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
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Ranked #5 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
Category: Islands
Since its development in 1970, this island has become a man-made paradise and wildlife reserve.
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Ranked #6 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
Category: Beaches

Playa Blanca is actually a stretch of contiguous beach that is about 14 miles long.  To the north, it is Playa Larga which has its own charm. Playa Larga is more inhabited with... more »

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Playa Quieta (Ixtapa)
Ranked #7 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
Category: Beaches
Owner description: Located six miles from Ixtapa, this is touted as the best swimming area in the region featuring snorkeling, sailing and... more » Owner description: Located six miles from Ixtapa, this is touted as the best swimming area in the region featuring snorkeling, sailing and windsurfing. « less
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Delfiniti (Ixtapa)
Ranked #8 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Ranked #9 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
Category: Beaches
"Nurse Shark Beach" is a fun beach to explore and reachable only by boat.
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Ranked #10 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
Category: Beaches

Playa Larga is a long, beautiful, uncrowded and clean beach on the ocean just a short trip by two local buses (<10 pesos each) from Zihuatanejo. There are several beachside... more »

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Playa Linda (Ixtapa)
Ranked #11 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
Category: Beaches
Beach with a family atmosphere featuring a cycling/inline skating path along the marina.
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Ranked #12 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
Category: Beaches
One of several calm beaches perfect for children.
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Ranked #13 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks
Seaside promenade featuring outdoor eateries and beautiful cobblestone streets.
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Ranked #14 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
Category: Islands
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Ranked #15 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
Category: Beaches
Small beach located near the main pier and several private homes.
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Ranked #16 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
Category: Equestrian Trails
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Ranked #17 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Main square featuring street vendors, restaurants and a gazebo.
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Ranked #18 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
Category: Museums; Natural History Museums
Museum featuring information about all 54 archeological sites surrounding Zihuatanejo.
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Ranked #19 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
Category: Marinas
Owner description: Marina Ixtapa Golf Club is a Robert Von Hagge designed links style track which opened in January, 1994. It is characterized... more » Owner description: Marina Ixtapa Golf Club is a Robert Von Hagge designed links style track which opened in January, 1994. It is characterized by narrow fairways bordered by numerous dunes of grass, large traps guarding undulating greens and water on 14 of the 18 holes.The course is a challenging yet fair experience with 4 sets of tees to accommodate all ranges of experience and abilities. The staff is friendly, courteous and very knowledgeable.The Marina Ixtapa Golf Club is open from 7 am until dusk 365 days per year. « less
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Ranked #20 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
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Ranked #21 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
Category: Water Parks
Owner description: This amusement park is fun for kids and parents alike, featuring waterslides, various rides, wave pool, lazy river and a... more » Owner description: This amusement park is fun for kids and parents alike, featuring waterslides, various rides, wave pool, lazy river and a pirate ship.A great way to enjoy your day in Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo! « less
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Ranked #22 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
Category: Museums
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Ranked #23 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
Category: Beaches
Small stretch of beach located in the middle of downtown Zihuatanejo.
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Ranked #24 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
Category: Beaches
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Ranked #25 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
Category: Reefs
Coral formation just offshore now being granted national protection as a natural reserve.
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Ranked #26 of 29 attractions in Zihuatanejo
Category: Golf Courses
Ranked as one of Mexico's finest, this 18-hole course was designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr.
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Category: Beaches
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Category: Bodies of Water
This lake offers a variety of wildlife ranging from birds to crocodiles.
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