Island of Roqueta:
is a small island located in
Acapulco Bay, 30 minutes from shore. This is a
federal protected area, with tropical fauna and
flora, ideal for snorkeling or spending a day in
nature. There is also a zoo, featuring many
species of animals. The
island is located in front of Caleta and Caletilla
beaches, right off downtown Acapulco. It can only
be reached by boat. The dock is at Caleta Beach
and the boats leave every 45 minutes during day
99º 52´ 32.52" W 16º 52´ 32.52"
N. Grid locator EK-06BU
Island of Ixtapa:
is one of the Ixtapa Zihuatanejo area's most
popular attractions. The islands beaches are well
known for water sports such as snorkeling,
parasailing, jet ski, wave runner and banana boat
rides, as well as the excellent seafood
restaurants that dot the golden sands.
Ixtapa Island is home to exotic fish and
tropical birds with a few tame deer.
101º 33´ W 17º 38´ N. Grid Locator