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Ixtapa and Zihuatanejo Travel Guide

Ixtapa and Zihuatanejo Sports & Activities

Uncover sports & activities in Ixtapa and Zihuatanejo with our insider's guide.


The Campo de Golf Ixtapa (formerly Palma Real Golf Club) has an 18-hole, par-72 championship course designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr. It...

Water Park

At Delfiniti Ixtapa , dolphins in a huge pool interact with paying customers—giving "kisses" and "hugs" and short rides (you hang onto their...

Diving and Snorkeling

More than 30 dive sites in the area range from deep canyons to shallow reefs. The waters teem with sea life, and visibility is generally excellent...


Right at the pier, Cooperativo de Pescadores Azueta has a large fleet of boats with VHF radios; some have GPS. The outfit charges $180 for...



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