Our Paracas and Nazca Lines Tour includes the highlights of the Peruvian Coast.
On this trip, we take a boat tour around the Ballestas Islands and explore the Paracas Peninsula by private car.
Once in Ica, we explore with a dune buggy car the nice desert of Huacachina and practice Sandboarding.
Finally in Nazca, we take a flight over the enigmatic Nazca Lines.
Additionally, we also stop at the Nazca desert to visit the Nazca Lines metallic tower.
Our trip starts at your hotel in Lima, our driver will pick you up from there.
Shortly after, we drive to Paracas Bay. The car ride to Paracas lasts about 3 hours.
Upon arrival, we head to the local pier to take the boat to the Ballestas Islands.
During the boat tour, you will visit The Candelabra figure.
Unlike the Nazca Lines further south, this figure was etched on the slope of a hill.
Likewise, its origin is unknown, nonetheless, there are various theories about it.
Afterward, we keep moving towards the Ballestas Islands, located about 15 km away.
Once we reached the islands, we will tour around in search of marine life.
During our visit, we will spot hundreds of marine birds resting on the islands.
Among the birds, we will see mainly cormorants, pelicans, boobies, and Oystercatchers.
Likewise, you will also see large colonies of sea lions, as well as groups of Humboldt Penguins.
Later on, we will get back to the mainland and continue our visit to the Paracas peninsula.
During the tour, we visit some beaches, including the Red Beach and the fishing village of Lagunillas.
Afterward, we continue our trip to the city of Ica, which is located only one hour away from Paracas.
Once in Ica, we will visit a small vineyard where locals produce a grape spirit known as Pisco.
Our trip continues at the Huacachina Oasis, where we will take a dune buggy tour.
During the ride, we will have the chance to practice Sandboarding.
Before the sun sets, we leave towards the city of Nazca, situated 2 hours away from Ica.
Overnight in Nazca at the Hotel Casa Andina *** or similar.
Our guide will pick you up from your hotel and transport you to Nazca airport.
For this aerial tour, we use a small Cessna aircraft, which has room for 5 people.
On the flight, everyone gets a window seat.
Before boarding the aircraft, our pilot will give each participant a Nazca Lines Map.
The map will be very useful as it will help to locate the figures on the desert plateau.
Among figures, you will see a representation of a monkey, a spider, as well as other creatures.
Also, you will see bird images, such as a condor, a hummingbird, a parrot, and a heron.
Besides the animal figures, you will also find many lines crisscrossing the desert in all directions.
After the flight, we will drive back to the city of Lima, visiting on route the Nazca Lines metallic tower.
Upon arrival in Lima, we will drop you off at your hotel.
End of our service.
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