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Playa el Palmar, Ixtapa

4.5
#4 of 11 in Beaches in Zihuatanejo
Beach Nature / Park
With the city skyline in the background, Playa el Palmar offers a long stretch of clean sand and calm waters. As a popular spot for both tourists and locals, the beach offers a wide variety of activities--rent a jet ski and head out into the bay or try parasailing, hang gliding, or water skiing. Or build new friendships on the beach over a game of volleyball, soccer, or frisbee. Most of the hotels in the city line the beach, and bars and restaurants sit nearby as well. Put Playa el Palmar into our Zihuatanejo travel itinerary planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • If you like to run barefoot..you can not do any better...2.5 miles of flat clean, beach with minimal shells and rocks, one of the gr3eat beaches in the world to run  more »
  • Absolutely Loved Walking this Beach ! Every Morning we took a long walk and went for a Message way down at the one end for 200 pesos. Never too full Sand got a bit Hot but run down to the shore and it...  more »
  • The perfect beach to walk on (once you get past the hot dry sand). The water is good to play in the waves and you must get a massage(hut #6 Teresa was the best 200 pesos for an hour!). A new sunset ev...  more »

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