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Asociacion de Lancheros Don Bosco

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(505) 8871 8635



Asociación de Lancheros Don Bosco is an organization conformed by boatmen who offer tours to the Islets in Granada Lake. They are located in the Tourist Center of Granada city, in the west side of the tourist information booth.

Different tour options are offered in the Islets of Granada according to tourist needs.Tours may last from 1-4 hours.

The boats can reach up to 16 passengers and they are equipped with life jackets, a cooler where you can store drinks and food, artisanal fishing equipment and also has a guide who will explain the tour in the islets. The boats are identified by name: Scarleth Karina and Scarleth Vanessa.


Centro Turístico Granada. Del portón de entrada al Centro Turístico, 1 km al sur, junto al rótulo amarillo; del Batido La Gran Fruta 20 metros al sur.


  • 1 hour tour around the Islets

    The boat leaves from the Tourist Center, in front of Hacienda Santa Cruz.It travels around about 75 islands up to the Monkey Island.

    During the tour you can enjoy a panoramic view of Mombacho Volcano, passing by the house of native families living in the islands, the Fortress of San Pablo,...

  • 2 hours tour around the Islets

    The tour beginss when the boat leaves the Tourism Center to the Granada Lake. On this trip about 100 islands are crossed. We will stop at "Astillero El Diamante" (Diamond Shipyard )that belonged to Somoza García, where they build ferries that travel to San Carlos (Rio San Juan) and from Ometepe....

  • Classic Tour (Islets and front of Mombacho Volcano)

    The tour begins when the boat leaves the Tourist Center, in front of Hacienda Santa Cruz to Granada Lake.This is the most complete tour. On this trip you will watch up to 350 islets.

    During the tour you can enjoy a panoramic view of Mombacho Volcano while you get through different houses of...

  • Stations of the Cross Tour at the Granada Islets

    Live this colourful tradition in a unique landscape on Monday March 26! This will be a unforgettable experience: explore the Granada islets (las isletas) in Lake Nicaragua during the water procession of "Viacrucis de las Isletas" (Stations of the Cross), a tradition of the Holy Week. This tour will...

  • Granada and Isletas: carriage tour and boat tour

    This tour bring together two of the classic adventures in Granada: visit to the historic colonial center in a horse-drawn carriage, and then visit the islets in Cocibolca Lake, where you will feed monkeys, and then take lunch in a island, after what enjoy a pool and hammocks for a while.


  • The Islets and Zapatera Island tour from Granada

    This is a nature and culture tour among two archipelagos: the islets and Zapatera. We will appreciate the surrounding, visit two archaeological places, trek in a hill and, finally, enjoy a lunch in one of the islets.

    In the morning, we will pick you up in your hotel or a (previously arranged)...

  • Fishing tour in the Islets and Zapatera island from Granada

    During this lake experience we will visit some fishing points between the islets and the Zapatera archipelago zones. We will also make a stop and visit El Muerto island and their archaeological vestiges, and we will lunch in a restaurant on one of the islets.

    In the morning, we will pick you...

  • Carriadge Tour and 4 hour tours among the islets

    This tour mix two Ganadian experience: one hour traditional horse-drawn carriage tour for the city’s colonial center, plus 4 hour boat tour among the islets. You can indicate the order of both moments after your reservation.

    The adventure begin in you hotel or a meeting point withing Granada...

  • Kayaking tour in the islets

    This 3 hours kayaking tour will let you appreciate a part of the islets in the North shore of the Asese peninsula. During the tour you will watch the flora and fauna, the daily life in the islets, the buildings and gardens inside them, and some beautiful panorama including the Mombacho volcano.

    • Recommended...

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