Zihuatanejo is not the easiest place to get to — but a friend of ours went last year and we have to say, from her pictures, looks nice.
Availability is extremely limited and requires overnight connections.
Sample Travel Date:
- January 18th – 26th
- We only found outbound availability for:
- January 18th and 25th
- Must return by February 8th
- Please note that while this fare is valid at time of posting, if this post is more than two days old, the fare is likely gone.
How to Search for Availability:
- Use ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search and use the following search criteria:
- Departing from: PHL
- Outbound Advanced Routing Code: dl+ /f bc=v
- Destination: ZIH
- Return Advanced Routing Code: dl+ /f bc=v
- (Click on Advanced Routing Codes link to enable advanced routing code input)
- Select “See calendar of lowest fares”
- Length of stay “5-12” (This is just a sample, you can use any 7 day date range like 3-10, 7-14 etc)
- You cannot buy tickets using ITA. To buy, follow our instructions below
- Beginner’s Guide on How to Use Matrix by ITA Software
- How to Read Airfare Rules and Use It to Your Advantage
Elite Qualifying Dollars:
- PHL – ATL (Atlanta) – MSP (Minneapolis) – ZIH (Zihuatanejo) – MSP – PHL
- Not permitted
- How to Take Advantage of a Stopover
- Elite Qualifying Miles: 6,434 miles or 5.8 cents per mile.
- Base Redeemable Miles: 1,110 miles
Unless you a Delta frequent flyer, you would earn more redeemable miles crediting this to Alaska Airlines if you take a routing that is 100% operated by Delta with Delta flight numbers. You will earn 50% mileage or 3,217 miles when crediting to Alaska with this routing. Mileage accrual will vary depending on routing.
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