Playa Linda, Ixtapa

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Beach · Nature / Park
Particularly popular with Mexican families, the long stretch of sandy coastline at Playa Linda boasts areas of shade under tall coconut palms, clear water, and various amenities. In keeping with the look of the place, the beachside restaurants' thatched roofs add to the picture-perfect beach. If you're feeling adventurous, you can always book a banana boat or jet ski ride. An array of concession stalls sell snacks, souvenirs, and beach toys. Visitors have reported some unwanted crocodile sightings, so stay aware. Take a look at our Ixtapa vacation site to schedule your visit to Playa Linda and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • As soon as you get off the bus, there is a platform you can walk to,and there are crocodiles ,and wood storks and bright pink Spoonbills. Amazing to see. Walking from the platform you can see some of....  more »
  • such a cool lil spot to check out while waiting for the water taxi over to the island lots of neat lil shops to check out and the alligators don't disappoint  more »
  • This beach or area has to be divided into several, it's the beach to the street side so when you arrive there you first run into a tourist street full of souvenirs and beach toys products, after about a 100 meters you come to the center of the artisan market, in which you also can see Veracruz dancers. To the left you have a large (still kind of virgin beach), to the left side is also a small beach but it's not so nice and just used for the boats. If you go straight then you probably will see a large line of people, they are waiting there for the boat ride to cross to the Ixtapa Island, which by the way is a must be to visit.
  • Zero percent chance of rain from December to May- what are you waiting for? Safe, sunny and clean - fun? WOW

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