Ixtapa Island (Isla Ixtapa), Ixtapa

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Take a boat ride to Ixtapa Island (Isla Ixtapa), which provides idyllic beaches and excellent diving. Snorkelers and scuba divers flock to the island, known for its lively reefs teeming with colorful fish and other marine life. Soak up some sun on the fine, golden sands, and swim on one of the four beaches on the island, each boasting crystal clear, azure waters. Explore the small island on foot, check out the seafood restaurants, or laze in a hammock and enjoy the view. Plan to see Ixtapa Island (Isla Ixtapa) and other attractions that appeal to you using our Zihuatanejo vacation builder.
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  • The snorkeling was only OK (very wavy, but pretty fish)... however, the nature trail around the island is really worth the trip! The views of the water are spectacular. There are lots of great photo o...  more »
  • We were hear last year and very disappointed but the ocean was very rough and visibility zero. This time it was amazing! I bet we saw at least 100 variety of fish ! Returning tomorrow for another visi...  more »
  • Well worth it. Eat the fresh seafood. Fantastic. Water taxi was very reasonable and just a short ride.  more »