The tour to the big island of Zapatera is an unique adventure. Zapatera Island is a Nicaraguan indigenous shrine. In the sanctuary; the priests, sculptors and the Indian military was instructed; as proof of this are the more than 100 statues that were found on the island of which 25 are in the San Francisco Museum in Granada.
On Zapatera Island is located the famous petroglyphs square, where is the major quantity of petroglyphs in Central America in just one place. The square measures 80 meters long by 20 meters wide approximately. It is fantastic!
Different archaeological thesis said that is an astronomical observatory, an oracle or the Chorotegas historical testimony.
The flora and fauna, landscapes, archeology and the eco-tourist Hotel Bahia Zapatera will make the island an unique tourist destination.
Also the hotel offers an all- inclusive package for two days and one night. The bungalows have their bathroom with a double bed and a bunk bed, they are spacious and with a beautiful view from the room. The price includes water transport by boat from the hotel of Granada-Zapatera. It is taken at the Marina Cocibolca Asese in Granada.
Mike and Anne Howard, visited Zapatera Island for four days as part of their adventure "the longest honeymoon in the world", started in 2012 and concluded in 2017 with the publication of a book
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||1 day Tour||2 day Tour|
|Visit to the “Tesoro Escondido Indigena” lagoon|
|Visit to the “Isla del Muerto” square of petroglyphs|
|Relax at the Bay|
|Lunch buffet **|
|Room with bathroom|
|Boat trip through the Zapatera Archipelago|
|Visit to the “Jesus Grande” island|
|2 people||U$ 170.00||U$ 296.00|
|4 people||U$ 300.00||U$ 512.00|
|6 people||U$ 348.00||U$ 696.00|
|8 people||U$ 436.00||U$ 872.00|
To confirm reservations:
Payments should be three days in advance (100%). To the following Banpro bank account in USD #10022410002852 in the name of Rafael Córdova Álvarez.