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July 15, 2013 17:23 ET

Sunwing Announces New Flights from Five Gateways to Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 15, 2013) -

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As Sunwing continues to expand its winter line-up, the operator is pleased to announce new flights and vacation packages to Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo, Mexico from five Canadian gateway cities. Toronto departures are available on Mondays from December 23, 2013 to April 7, 2014; Montreal flights operate on Tuesdays from December 17, 2013 to March 4, 2014; from Edmonton, Vancouver and Kelowna Sunwing departs on Thursdays between December 19, 2013 and April 3, 2014.

With golden sun-kissed beaches and a rugged mountainous backdrop, Ixtapa offers upscale shopping, lively entertainment and activities galore like hiking, horseback riding, snorkelling, diving, surfing, and deep-sea fishing. Golfers will also enjoy the view as they tee off from one of 2 world-class 18-hole golf courses including a course designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr., which is considered one of Mexico's finest.

Zihuatanejo, with its unique charm, attracts those looking for a more tranquil and laid-back atmosphere. This picturesque destination, once a favourite of backpackers, features a quaint fishing village appeal, a thriving arts and crafts scene, and a variety of beachfront local eateries that offer a taste of the "real Mexico". Zihuatenejo is also a haven for active travellers and beach-hoppers.

Sunwing offers a wide selection of hotels and resorts in both destinations to suit any budget. All inclusive accommodations in Ixtapa include the Fontan Ixtapa Beach Resort and the Presidente Intercontinental Ixtapa, while offerings in Zihuatanejo include the Hotel Villa Mexicana and the Hotel Irma.

All Sunwing Vacations flights and packages to Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo include "Sunwing Airlines' Champagne Service", which features hot towel service, a choice of hot meals at lunch and dinner served with a choice of wine, and complimentary in-flight entertainment, including first run movies, as well as a generous 20kg baggage allowance. For just $40 more per flight segment, travellers can upgrade to Sunwing's Elite Plus service, which features advance seat selection, separate check-in at a majority of airports, advance boarding, 30 kg baggage allowance, and extra legroom seats.

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