Great advances of Ixtapa Zihuatanejo in Tianguis
The destination held key meetings to continue consolidating its national and international operation
Ixtapa Zihuatanejo is one of the fastest growing destinations in Mexico and with particularities that transform it into a truly unique place. To know more details, we consulted during Pedro Tianguis Castellan Reyna, Executive Director of the Convention and Visitors Bureau. The official mentioned: "We are the sister destination of Guerreo, we actually have two destinations in one: Zihuatananejo is a fishing village and great history with boutique hotels and great natural beauty, while Ixtapa has been created by Fonatur and is a tourist center planned, therefore it has the main hotel chains all inclusive.There is great fishing activity in both places and attractions of the sea.We have islands that arrive with water taxis and we offer gastronomy of first international level.We also have archaeological tourism to only 30 minutes".
"We are only 45 minutes of flight from CDMX and we have great connectivity with the main destinations in the country and the world, we have 7 direct flights arriving from the main cities of the United States and 8 arriving nonstop from Canada. keep growing".
"We have a hotel capacity of 8500 rooms in 260 hotels, more than 5,300 are 5 and 4 stars, to that the boutiques add".
"All year long we have a very good climate, the average is 28 degrees Celsius, which allows us to fully enjoy the destination".
"It is a destination for family tourism, but also for weddings and MICE, since the hotel capacity we have adapts easily".
"We are investing a lot to permanently improve the destination and that those who visit us always see the city in good condition".
"80% of visitors are national, now the challenge is to add to the international market, with a total of 2.5 million visitors".
"There are investments to expand the hotel capacity with a short-term opening of an SLS hotel, while other hotels are remodeling and expanding their complexes".
"Our quality is the registered trademark of the destination, we also have Blue Flag certified beaches, here there is great ecological awareness".
"We are investing to promote ourselves in key issuing markets in conjunction with airlines and operators, beyond the United States and Canada, we are particularly interested in disseminating the destination in Colombia, we must bear in mind that Colombia is already the fourth issuing market in Mexico".