Discover the highlights of Ixtapa and Zihuatanejo on this half-day tour with just your private group and a local guide. While traveling in a luxury vehicle, see the area's highlights like high-end neighborhoods, the La Playa wildlife reserve, the best restaurants to eat at, and various vista points. Visit a farmer's market to see where the locals shop, and enjoy the undivided attention of your private tour guide. Get plenty of recommendations from you guide, and modify your flexible itinerary as best suits you.
At 9am, meet your personal guide in the lobby of your Ixtapa or Zihuatanejo hotel. With just your private group, step into an air-conditioned luxury vehicle to begin your customized half-day exploration of the area. Drive down Playa Linda Boulevard to see the Ixtapa bicycle path, then cruise through the Punta Ixtapa residential area and the hotel district.Next, spot crocodiles, lagoon turtles, birds, and iguanas as you pass the Playa Linda animal preserve. Head to the yacht club and the Marina golf course for a photo-op, then continue to the only Catholic church in Ixtapa. Past that, stop at a lookout point for panoramic views of Ixtapa.In Zihuatanejo, visit the town square, the pier, and the church; then go to an authentic Mexican farmer's market. Get a cultural lesson on the way Mexicans do their market shopping, see the different vegetables grown in the area, and browse the colorful stalls. Stop for lunch if you like at a restaurant in Zihuatanejo (for an additional expense), and receive undivided attention from your guide during the entire tour. The tour concludes when you're dropped back off at your hotel around 1pm.