Calafia Airlines offers twice-weekly Loreto-Guadalajara flight

With a new flight from Guadalajara International Airport (GDL), Mexico´s third busiest airport, to the Islands of Loreto (LTO), travelers will soon enjoy expanded access to the Islands of Loreto and the destination´s luxurious Villa del Palmar Beach Resort & Spa, the company said.

Calafia Airlines has announced the new flight on Tuesday and Saturday afternoons, departing Guadalajara with a brief stop at Los Cabos International Airport (SJD) before arriving at Loreto International Airport (LTO). The flight will leave GLD at 4:55 p.m., and arrive at LTO at 7:00 p.m.

For passengers departing out of LTO, the twin-engine regional jet will return to Tijuana International Airport (TIJ), leaving Tuesdays and Saturdays at 7:20 p.m. and arriving at 08:05 p.m.

The resort was named the 16th best resort in Mexico by Trip Advisor. In 2015, Travel Weekly magazine recognized the Islands of Loreto with a 2015 Silver Magellan Award in the Adventure Destination category. Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto was also recognized as Mexico´s Beach Resort in the 22nd and 23rd annual World Travel Awards. It also earned recognition as Mexico and Central America´s Resort by the same prestigious organization.