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Tour to Pampas Galeras

Pampas Galeras Reserve - Andes of Peru. (0)
from/per person $75
   

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TOUR TO PAMPAS GALERAS

Our Tour to Pampas Galeras takes you to explore the homeland of the Vicuñas.
We travel high into the Andes, to visit the largest natural shelter of vicuñas.
Along the way, it is also possible to stumble upon Guanacos, a close relative of the vicuñas.
Additionally, we also visit the Pampas Galeras Museum.

Tour to Pampas Galeras

Part I: Departure from Nazca to Pampas Galeras Reserve.

08:30 h. Our tour begins with the collection of our clients from their hotels in Nazca.
Shortly afterward, we will drive to the east, towards the Andes, following a winding road.
On the way, you will enjoy a magnificent landscape that combines different ecological levels.

We drive uphill for about 2 hours till reaching an elevation of 4200 meters.
Along the way, we will see the highest sand dune in the world, a huge mountain of sand.
After reaching around 3800 meters high, we drive across the land of Guanacos.
The Guanaco is a Vicuña relative, and they are usually seen in groups at this altitude.

Part II: Vicuña Reserve Bárbara D’Achille.

Upon arrival, we visit first a museum that shows all the fauna (stuffed animals) that exist in the area.
Later on, we will walk around the park, visiting various spots where Vicuñas used to gather.

Here you will have the best chance to take a closer look at the vicuñas in their natural environment.
Our guide will provide information about the Vicuña Project in the region, as well as their festival called El Chacu.
Additionally, the park also shelters various birds, including the Andean condor.

Finally, we will return to the city of Nazca.

End of the tour.

TOUR TO PAMPAS GALERAS

  • Pick up from your hotel in Nasca.
  • Private transport.
  • Professional driver.
  • Entrance fees.
  • Drop off at your hotel at the end of the tour.

  • Meals.
  • Extras & Gratitude.

1° – Contact us via WhatsApp to confirm the availability of the tour you wish.
2° – Once availability is confirmed, please send us an email with the following information:

  • Names & Last names.
  • Nationality.
  • Passport number.
  • Date of Birth.

3° – Proceed with your payment online through our web.
4° – Finally, receive confirmation via e-mail or WhatsApp.

  • We suggest wearing warm clothing (it is very cold in Pampas Galeras)
  • Bring sunblock, sunglasses and a hat. (The sun rays can be harmful at such altitude)
  • Wear hiking shoes or comfortable shoes.

Change of Tour Date:
You can change the date of your trip at least 3 days of anticipation at no extra charge.

Cancellations:
If you cancel your tour 48 hours before the tour begins, we will charge an administration fee of 20%.

No Shows:
100% cancellation fee.

Important:
Please note that refunds are not issued due to inclement weather or any other problems caused by a third party.

How high is located Pampa Galeras?
Pampas Galeras is located at approximately 4200 meters above sea level.

How far is Pampas Galeras from the town of Nasca?
Pampas Galeras is about 65 km away from Nazca, around 2 hours by car.

Is it cold in Pampas Galeras?
Yes, The climate in Pampas Galeras is cold during the mornings and evenings.
Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 5°C to 10°C and is rarely below 0°C.

How long does the tour take?
The whole tour to Pampas Galeras takes approximately 7 hours.

What else do we see in Pampas Galeras?
Besides Vicuñas and Guanacos, visitors may also spot Condors soaring in the sky and many other Andean species.

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