About the destination

Destination very appreciated by tourists for its golden sandy beaches and warm waters, it is also known for its location, in the heart of the city, which makes it easy to mix with the inhabitants and the culture of the place.


The official currency of the country is the Mexican peso (MXN). American money and credit and debit cards are also accepted in the tourist centers. However, if you plan to use your cards at your destination, be sure to inform your financial institution of the dates of your stay in Mexico.


The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) recommends that you consult a health specialist to discuss vaccinations against the following diseases: hepatitis A, hepatitis B, fever and typhoid. Please note that two doses of the Covid-19 vaccine are required to fly from Canada and to cross the land United States border.


Your passport must be valid for the duration of your intended stay in Mexico, even if you have dual citizenship.


Month Max Min Prec.
January 29 °C 11 °C 42 mm
February 29 °C 14 °C 36 mm
March 28 °C 18 °C 23 mm
April 30 °C 21 °C 38 mm
May 31 °C 22 °C 84 mm
June 31 °C 20 °C 165 mm
July 31 °C 18 °C 169 mm
August 32 °C 18 °C 164 mm
Semptember 33 °C 17 °C 213 mm
October 30 °C 17 °C 114 mm
November 29 °C 16 °C 57 mm
December 29 °C 12 °C 43 mm


While Spanish is the official language of Mexico, a total of 46 languages are spoken. This diversity corresponds to the mosaic of the population: diverse! It is also easy to communicate with the inhabitants in English if you don’t know Spanish

Things to do in IXTAPA


If you like diving, you must absolutely go to the island of Ixtapa. There you will find corals where hundreds of colorful fish hide. You will even be able to admire sea turtles!

A bike ride

For the sporty ones, rent a bike and visit the surroundings! The cycle track of Ixtapa spreads over 10 km and on a flat ground! During your adventure, you can even see turtles, flamingos and crocodiles!


10 km from Ixtapa is a small fishing village called Zihuatanejo. Surrounded by farms and ranches, this visit will bring a different touch to your trip!

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