We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Gioconda Tours

Calle Estrada, Mercado 1/2C E | Junto a Cafetería Taza Blanca, Granada, Nicaragua
+505 8967 3197
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Enchanting and fun

Honestly the best walking tour I’ve been on. Get in contact with Gioconda - she can organise any... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2018
kmcmahon91
,
Brisbane, Australia
via mobile
Accurate, interesting, and charming

Gianconda knows she her stuff and pays attention to details. Her tour combines touches on details... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2016
jackietrehorn
,
Leon, Nicaragua
Read all 34 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
"Gioconda Tours" is a unique and original guide service that you can find here, offering custom your tours and special events you chose transportation, private or sharing in public, your commodation, entrance fees to the main touristic attrations, as well as parks and natural reserves, volcanoes, islands, and during guiding tours you will listen and learn somethings new about nicaragua since inmemorial times until our time; general information,general geology, natural history, forest, faune, volcanoes, art, culture and more... Gioconda is a nicaraguan National bilingual and profesional tour guide speaking spanish official leguage and english, she will sing national songs and poems in spanish during some tour if you want to listen in different locations, it is an artistical complement. "take pictures and video" In her site you can contact also make schedules for personalized visit in site for organize and to get more in contact. Make 1 day, 2 days, or 3 days in Granada your touristic destination. BUY HERE your Tourist Card DISCOUNT to get from; _ 5_10_15% for your commodation, food and drinks, private transport, guide service, guiding tours, and entrance fees. We organize and customize the best that you chose!
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Jan 8, 2018
“Enchanting and fun”
Sep 26, 2016
“Accurate, interesting, and charming”
LOCATION
Calle Estrada, Mercado 1/2C E | Junto a Cafetería Taza Blanca, Granada, Nicaragua
CONTACT
Website
+505 8967 3197
Write a ReviewReviews (34)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Filter

1 - 10 of 20 reviews

Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Honestly the best walking tour I’ve been on. Get in contact with Gioconda - she can organise any tour around the region. She also took us up to see lava in the volcano at night. She’s like a walking encyclopedia and loves a good song....More

Thank kmcmahon91
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Pastora580113, Propietario at Gioconda Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Thank you very much, for contact, Very glad to share time and experiences with you, thanks for your atention, God bless you! Welcome! Best hugs and regards, Gioconda National Tour Guide and Singer

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Gianconda knows she her stuff and pays attention to details. Her tour combines touches on details, cause and effect, and big picture happenings in the history of Nicaragua: pre-columbian, conquista, independence, filibusters, and present day. She sings, too. Her three hour tour is not only...More

Thank jackietrehorn
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 25 April 2016

definitely the best city tour in granada! And the most significant experience I made during this short trip to nicaragua! Gioconda impresed us with her widespread knowledge, her sparkling talk, her great creativity! I never before enjoyed that much listen to a countrys and citys...More

Thank Ira W
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed 25 January 2016

I feel lucky to have joined a group led by Gioconda to explore the islets of Lake Nicaragua by boat. She is a very personable woman who has extensive knowledge of the tiny islands and the history of Nicaragua and shared a wealth of information...More

1  Thank ccarlson
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 12 December 2015

Gioconda possesses boundless energy and information. Her love and passion for Nicaragua are palpable, and the sheer facts she knows are mind-boggling. She shares a dizzying amount of information about the history of Granada and Nicaragua in general. She jumped around in the chronology depending...More

Thank John W
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

I met Gioconda my first night when it was heavily raining and we were hiding under a roof. She is not only a wonderful person to talk to, she is a unique Nicaraguan busy bee, a renowned and well respected, certified tourguide and a caring...More

2  Thank Marion M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 28 June 2015

Gioconda is incredibly knowledgeable about the historical area of Granada. She is prompt, professional, and offers her tour at an incredible value. Although my daughter and I had been exploring Granada on foot, we wanted a bit of a break from the heat. We enjoyed...More

1  Thank lightheartedtraveler
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 25 February 2015

Gioconda was able to give a tour 30 minutes after I arrived. Her descriptions of architecture, history and local stories were very informative. She sang several songs about notable events, flowers and people - very enjoyable. Highly recommend.

Thank Duane H
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Gioconda C, Propietario at Gioconda Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2015

Thank you very much, for visiting and share your time here in nicaragua, and specially when we meet and walk around granada nicaragua. We hope you are having a great time and god bless to all of us. Best hugs and regards Gioconda

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 19 January 2015

It was a delight spending a few hours with Gioconda. She is very knowledgeable about Granada and Latin America in general. Gioconda met us at our hostel, walked us around town, at the end of the day she walked us back to our hostel. She...More

Thank Eugene D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 17 November 2014

Gioconda guided us through the streets of Granada and the lake with wonderful enthusiasm and sang beautiful Nicaraguan songs at every opportunity. We have used lots of local guides but she is the most unique. She also has detailed knowlege of the history of the...More

Thank Karen87
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 46 hotels in Granada
Casa La Merced
61 reviews
.11 km away
Hotel Terrasol
424 reviews
.14 km away
Hotel Real La Merced
158 reviews
.14 km away
Condo Hotel Xalteva
278 reviews
.21 km away
Nearby Restaurants
La Frontera
201 reviews
.49 km away
Cafe de las Sonrisas
193 reviews
.17 km away
Espressonista Specialty Coffeebar and Restaurant
462 reviews
.46 km away
Restaurante El Zaguan
1,698 reviews
.48 km away
Nearby Attractions
Catedral de Granada
710 reviews
.42 km away
ChocoMuseo Granada
1,211 reviews
.43 km away
Parque Colon de Granada
137 reviews
.29 km away
Mi Museo
151 reviews
.43 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
30 January 2018|
Answer
Response from Gioconda C | Property representative |
Excuse me dear friends, usaully I preffer phone call or e mail for any booking tours.I hope you are having a great time, god bless you. Welcome!
0
Votes
Google Translation
taistealgomall
21 January 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Gioconda C | Property representative |
Excuse me, sorry, I did not check your message, It is very late,I check the other messages from the web site,e mail, often. I hope that you have a great time now!
0
Votes
Google Translation