Lote Anexo 6B, Zona Hotelera 1
755 553 2736,
delfiniti.com. Meet the dolphins through six interactive programmes, from 45min swims (US$124/M$1610) to 20min encounters (US$82/M$1065). There are packages for families and a special programme for kids 3–7 years of age.
Mundo Mágico Acuaparque
Paseo de la Garzas,
1800 917 5292,
mundomagicoixtapa.com. Every kid loves a water park and though this is a small one, it delivers with fun slides and pools (entry M$100). Tues–Sun 10am–5pm.
Parque Aventura Ixtapa
Carr Zihuatanejo-Lázaro Cárdenas (Hwy-200) km 4.8
755 115 1733,
parque-aventura.com. Rope ladders, Himalayan rope bridges and eleven zip lines (some 250m long and 30m high; US$45/M$585) provide the thrills at this popular theme park, though it’s fairly tame by international zip standards. Daily 8.30am–6.30pm.