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Ixtapa Island (Isla Ixtapa)

Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
+52 442 202 4535
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Ixtapa Shore Excursion: Ixtapa Island Adventure
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Since its development in 1970, this island has become a man-made paradise and wildlife reserve.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“coral beach” (75 reviews)
“ixtapa island” (238 reviews)
“water taxi” (169 reviews)
Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
+52 442 202 4535
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was a very relaxing place just to sit swim snorkel and have lunch I would definitely say this is a must go place if you visit Ixtappa

Thank rstanwayii
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were evacuated due to a storm coming. Did not have time to do much. Maybe next time. We heard they have deer in the island but did not get a chance to see them!

Thank Enrique E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Coral reef magnificent Sand like silk Color fabulous. Knowledge and care excellent. Interested and kind staff from all. Try lobster!

Thank janetleighp2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice Islanda for snorkeling . A lot of local people. In the restaurant you Can East great fresh fish. If you don't have a Made and tuba, you can rent there.

Thank lapitta00
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was the best place in the off-season. Lili Ciprani is a top-notch restaurant with amazing service and kind staff. Cannot more highly recommend the snorkeling. We went as an excursion from Club Med with a package that included transport, snorkeling gear rental, private snorkel...More

Thank drksyders
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A short distance from the beach, this island is easily accessible by water taxis and banana boats (so much fun!). We went for a whole day and enjoyed snorkelling on the reef side and peaceful swimming on the sandy beach side - the water just...More

1  Thank bogna1966
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took an excursion from Club Med and, at first, were put off by the cost of the snorkeling package. It turned out to be well worth it. Our boat captain, Miguel, handed us off at the dock to Chuy, our waitress at Lili Cipriani....More

2  Thank Kelly F
Reviewed 12 August 2017

BEAUTIFUL white sand beaches. Great snorkeling and exploring for adults and children. Excellent massages available and the swimming was great.

1  Thank Ambre907
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Great snorkeling! fish were swimming around our feet just standing on the shore. Guides take you out and you hold onto a boogie board as you look down at all of the beautiful fish. The guide dives down and grabs interesting creatures of the sea...More

2  Thank Tressa C
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Paradise, definitely a paradise, very economic transportation to the island launching from "muelle 1" in Ixtapa, the water taxis rides are around 50 pesos, good service but very annoying, everyone trying to help you to get in the boat ask for a tip, like everyone...More

Thank ramses_in
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William B
23 April 2017|
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Response from Tracy P | Reviewed this property |
yes you can, it is a narrow path, but yes...cool place
4 March 2017|
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Response from Penticton L | Reviewed this property |
Hi Ive been there three times. Either take the bus to playa L, walk across street to the little mall, you will see bus stops. Once you are there, you will easily see the strip. Its about 2.00 us to bus it to playa linden... More
10 January 2017|
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Response from BJL76 | Reviewed this property |
The water taxis were running non stop as far as I could tell. Steady boats. As for a road taxi to la playa linda, pick a time you'd like to return with cab driver. He'll meet you back at the pier when ur ready. Better yet... More