Las Gatas, Ixtapa, Mexico
Playa Las Gatas, Ixtapa, Mexico| Map |
At the far southeast end of Costa Grande of Guerrero is Playa Las Gatas, which can only be reached by boat. It has an artificial stone reef which was supposedly built by a P’urhépecha chief, who favored this beach as a recreational area.
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Tips for Families
You can take a boat (lancha) from the main pier of Zihuatanejo for a small fee to the beach Las Gatas, a beach you can only reach per boat. The boats have a very regular schedule, and once you arrive in Las Gatas, you can rent snorkeing gear.
Address: Playa Las Gatas, Ixtapa, Mexico| Map