Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo area runs along 26 kilometers of hilly tropical coastline with dozens of sandy beaches and scalloped coves. Sea breezes keep Ixtapa enjoyable year round with an average temperature of 78.8 degrees and the sun shines approximately 340 days a year.

Located in the State of Guerrero, Mexico on the Pacific Coast in the area known as the Mexican Rivera.

A classic fishing village, Zihuatanejo has a variety of small hotels nestled along the beaches, on the hills and in the village ranging from 5 star luxury suites and private villas to very affordable lodging.

This tropical hideaway has a diversity of Restaurants equal to its choices in lodging, from gourmet cuisine in tropical gardens to the classic beachfront, thatched roof family owned restaurant.

Zihuatanejo is the dream "getaway" talked about in the movie "The Shawshank Redemption". This is an old World Mexican fishing village nestled around a small bay dotted with beautiful protected beaches and no high rises.

Ixtapa is located in the State of Guerrero, Mexico on the Pacific Coast in the area known as the Mexican Rivera, 200 Km north of Acapulco, is just 5 minutes drive from the fishing village of Zihuatanejo, 15 minutes from the endless virgin beaches of Troncones and about 30 minutes from the fabulous beaches and wildlife preserve lagoons at Barra de Potosi. All are accessible by car, taxi or bus service. Enjoy a choice of state of the art modern hotels and small Inns. Ixtapa boasts a myriad of activities for those of you that want to do more than just relax on the golden sand beaches.

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