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Zapatera Island

Granada, Nicaragua
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Full Day Nicaragua Tour from La Fortuna
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18 Sep 2015
“Nice views over the lake of Nicagua”
15 Sep 2015
“day trip”
Granada, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 19 September 2015

A remote Island out Granada, probably two hours by boat (rainy season not good idea to go) right now the most easy way to go is by private boat (not the cheap one) there are some local operators they do provide this day tour,... Right...More

Thank Emily D
Reviewed 16 September 2015

had a great day trip to granada, went to the towns square, visited this island very picturesque, we drove around the town and saw the horse and buggy transportation.

Thank paddies2013
Reviewed 18 July 2015

This is an amazing place! I worked on the island for a month in 2013, and was constantly amazed by the people and the environment. The howler monkeys would serenade us every morning, and the wildlife is truly wild! We did encounter some poisonous snakes...More

Thank jlmanion
Reviewed 5 July 2015

This is an amazing island which in years to come willno doubt become extremely tourist based...at the moment it is still in its infancy and I hope will remain as such. It is not a well known attraction and so can be a bit difficult...More

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 24 February 2015

Everyone in town will offer to take you on a tour- the cost will range from $30-$45 dollars for a few hours, transport and the boat ride. The truth is that you can take a scenic walk to the boats (it's about 20 mins through...More

7  Thank Bre P
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Zapateado Island is a mysterious and difficult destination to travel to but can be well worth the trip if you are looking for that unique experience. The island is inhabited by maybe 2000 people but the size and traditional lifestyle make you feel as if...More

Reviewed 31 January 2014

The boat ride to the island included a stop to see howler monkeys on a small island. The cabins were nicely done with a hammock on the porch for relaxing. A hike to the lagoon was rigorous. Take a walking stick, water and wear sturdy...More

4  Thank Angela W
Reviewed 9 May 2013

A reason why Nicaragua is different than any other destination. visit the island and you'll know why

1  Thank Andres L
Reviewed 29 March 2013

In February, we hired a private tour to Zapatera Island, island guide and lunch was to be supplied, trip got postponed a few days since they could not accommodate us on the chosen date. After an hour bumpy boat ride in 4 foot waves, we...More

10  Thank Retired_Traveler_7
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