Sunwing adds flights to Mexican Riviera

SunwingSunwing will offer new flights and vacation packages to Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo, Mexico from three Western Canadian gateways—Vancouver, Kelowna and Edmonton.

Departures from the three cities are set for Thursdays between Dec. 19, 2013 and Apr. 3, 2014.

In addition to its beaches, Ixtapa is known for upscale shopping, lively entertainment and activities such as hiking, horseback riding, snorkelling, diving, surfing, deep-sea fishing and golf.

All-inclusive accommodations with Sunwing Vacations in Ixtapa include the Fontan Ixtapa Beach Resort and the Presidente Intercontinental Ixtapa.

Nearby Zihuatanejo provides a more tranquil laid-back atmosphere and includes a thriving arts and crafts scene and a variety of beachfront local eateries.

All-inclusive accommodations with Sunwing Vacations include the Hotel Villa Mexicanaand the Hotel Irma.