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2-Day Shore Excursion From Lima To Ballestas Island
  • Tour Category

    Group Tour

  • Tour Types

    Sightseeing, Sailing, Shore Excursion

  • Duration

    2 Days

  • Activity Level


  • Language

    English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish


Witness the enigmatic Nazca Lines from the air and go sandboarding. Take this tour from Lima to Nazca and on to Ballestas Island. Visit the Paracas Reserve and see the aquatic life. Spot sea animals, visit a wildlife sanctuary and enjoy this 2-day excursion along the south coast of Peru!

  • Visit the Huacachina Laggon
  • Spot sea lions, boobies, pelicans and more
  • Explore the Paracas National Reserve
  • Day 1: Lima to Nazca expand_more
    • Leave for Nazca. The city is located on the Ica River about 460 km to the south of Lima, along the desert coast of southern Peru. Further south along the Pan American Highway lies the city of Nazca.

    •  Arrive in Nazca and drive to Nazca Airport.

    • Take a flight to Nazca Lines for a flight over the enigmatic Nazca Lines. The enormous linear drawings of animals, birds and geometric figures remain etched in the desert, and they can only be appreciated from the air.

    • Visit the Huacachina Lagoon that is surrounded by sand dunes.

    • Ride the dune buggy cars that will take you through the Ica desert up and down the dunes. Go on sandboarding. 

    • See the sunset from the desert.

    • Drive to Paracas Peninsula. See the most important Wildlife Sanctuary on the Peruvian Coast.

  • Day 2: Ballestas Island to Lima expand_more
    • Drive to prier for your tour to Ballestas Islands.

    • Boat excursion to the Ballestas Islands. Spot sea lions, boobies, pelicans, penguins and other Sea birds.

    • On the way back, see Candelabro- a giant figure etched in sand on the side of a hill.

    • After visiting the boulevard de Paracas, the guide will take you to visit the Paracas Reserve. This is a huge protected area located southwest of the city of Pisco. The name of this beautiful place is derived from a Quechua word meaning sand rain. The Paracas National Reserve is also very important for the abundant aquatic life.

    • Take the bus back to Lima.

What's Included
  • Pick-up and drop-off

  • Bus ticket from Lima-Nazca

  • Overflight to The Nazca Lines

  • Private car Nazca - Ica - Paracas

  • 1-night hotel in Ica

  • Breakfast and lunch

  • Bus ticket Paracas- Lima

  • English-speaking Peruvian guide

What's Excluded
  • Tips & gratuities
  • Personal expenses
Meeting Point

Lima, Peru

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Price Details
1 To 1 USD 510.00 Per Person

This is a group tour

Tour Reviews
  • Derek

    I would say Axel was more of a tour organiser than a guide.

    His local knowledge was very limited and repeatedly consulted the driver when asked questions.

    Very little information was offered and was always prompted by ourselves for information.

    There was never any commentary.

    Despite telling us otherwise we believe that the  stay with a local family in Puna was his first time and had not been to the property before.

    1 we were told to get off at a train stop that did not exist.

    2 we arrived after dark and he had difficulty in finding the location.

    3. He did not know the name of the owners of the house.

    4. The standard of accommodation for this property was very basic to say the least and not commensurate with the price paid.

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USD 510 / person

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