Playa Las Gatas is one of the closest attractions to the port of Zihuatanejo, besides its unrivalled natural beauty it is one of the favorite places of this Mexican coast destination.
It has a length of 500 meters, covered by white sand and a crystal clear sea, which is habitat of a rich marine fauna.
An important ecosystem to know and care for is the reef which is a reference of the history, legends and tourist attractions of Zihuatanejo.
There is a great diversity of marine species on the reef such as seahorses, crabs, octopuses, moray eels, stripes, electric stripes, starfish, hedgehogs and lobsters, fish such as trumpet fish, puffer fish, drumfish, butterfly fish, mouth, needle, sword and parrotfish among others.
To get to Playa las Gatas it is advisable to:
The service hours of the boat and restaurant transport cooperatives on the beach are: from 8am to 5pm; it is recommended to take the forecasts in high season and consider returning at good time.
It can also be reached by a path between cliffs, sandy trails and ground coral; this path is at the end of Playa la Ropa, passing by the Capricho del Rey.
There are approximately 20 restaurants they offer; its seafood dishes and typical food from the coast of Guerrero.
There are also banana ride and jet ski rental services for Kun Water Sports
The water sports that are practiced on the beach are: snorkeling, diving and surfing.
Some bungalows are available to rest on this quiet beach.
Recommended for: Couples, families and small groups.
In restaurants there is usually minimal consumption as attention capacity is limited and raw materials are provided daily and transported by sea, so owners need to ensure spaces four her clients; consider it when you arrive at the beach is already away from shops or any kind of commerce.