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Zihuatanejo Travel Information

Zihuatanejo Vacations & Travel

When to Go

Zihuatanejo stays warm all year, with average temperatures remaining between 75 F and 91 F. The rainy season usually lasts from May to early November, although rainfall is fairly mild. It is a little cooler and a lot drier from late November through April.

Region: Ixtapa & Zihuatanejo

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Thompson Zihuatanejo, A Beach Resort

Thompson Zihuatanejo, A Beach Resort

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Ixtapa / Zihuatanejo, Mexico

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Fast Facts

Zihuatanejo has three sister cities, Palm Desert and Los Gatos in California and Collingwood in Ontario, Canada.

Spoiler Alert: The main character in The Shawshank Redemption moves here at the end of the film.

Each year in March, Zihuatanejo holds the annual week-long international Zihua Guitar Fest, which attracts visitors from far and wide. The celebrations take place in a different spot each night and offer something for everyone including children.

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