Day trip

Lima: Paracas National Reserve and Ballestas Islands Tour

Lima: Paracas National Reserve and Ballestas Islands Tour

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From US$ 225 US$ 202.50 per person

Admire the impressive rock formations of this unique geological landscape. Get the chance to see sea lions, penguins, birds and even dolphins up close in their natural habitats.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 14 hours
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Skip the line through a separate entrance
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
Pickup from the following districts only: Miraflores, Barranco, Chorrillos, Surquillo, San Isidro, Downtown Lima (historic center), San Borja, Surco, Pueblo Libre, Jesus Maria, Magdalena, San Miguel, Rimac and Lince.
Small group
Limited to 14 participants

Experience

The experience
  • Explore the Ballestas Islands and its wonderful wildlife
  • Discover the National Reserve of Paracas and its amazing landscapes
  • Enjoy the experiencie with your expert local guide
Full description
After pickup, head to the south to discover unique landscapes where the desert, the islands and the sea all meet. Make a brief stop for a delicious breakfast and continue the journey. Then, go to Paracas dock to take a speed boat to the Ballestas Islands. Explore the rocky islands and discover the rich marine fauna. Take photos of sea lions and many types of birds such as penguins. Don't miss the enigmatic Candelabro Geoglyph, used as a navigational guide by ancient cultures. After your tour of the island, visit the impressive and isolated Paracas National Reserve. This natural reserve is part of the Guinness World Record for the driest desert on earth. Admire the stunning landscape of the peninsula. Learn all about dessert formation from your expert guide. If you are lucky you might see the great pink flamingos. Then, return to your hotel in Lima.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Tour Guide
  • Entry tickets
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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What to bring

  • Hat
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Sunscreen

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags
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Great experience; guide prepared and attentive to our every need Cleaning and hygiene at the highest levels

August 2, 2021

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