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2-Hour Ballestas Island Tour
  • Tour Category

    Group Tour

  • Tour Types

    Bird Watching, Boating, Nature

  • Duration

    2 Hours

  • Activity Level


  • Language

    English, Spanish


Visit Ballestas island, a collection of rocky islets, just a few km off the western coast of Peru. See an eclectic mix of larger wildlife like seals, Humboldt penguins, Sea Birds, Sea Lions, and a geoglyph called "The Chandelier".

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    • In the morning (6:30 am) pick up from the hotel/bus station in Ica.

    • In the morning (7:30 am) pick up from the hotel/bus station in Paracas.

    • Go to the Ballestas Islands in a motorboat.

    • On the way, observe a geoglyph called "The Chandelier".

    • Observe and marvel at thousands of seabirds and sea lions.

    • At the end of the tour, get a transfer to the hotel.

What's Included
  • Transfer to the Pier, "El Chaco", in Paracas.

  • Tourist transport.

  • Excursion to the Ballestas Islands.

  • Entrance ticket to the Sernanp.

  • Entrance ticket to use the pier.

  • Professional guide.

  • Permanent assistance.

  • Transfer to your hotel after the tour.

Know before you go
  • To be part of this tour you must travel from Lima to Paracas in the 3:45 am bus.

  • Recommend travelling in the company "Cruz del sur" (Cruise Service) as this service goes straight to Paracas.

  • You have also other alternatives as, "Oltursa" or "Soyus Peru Bus". We will pick you up at the bus station at about 7:45 a.m.

  • If you plan to travel in winter season (May-October) we recommend you to bring a windbreaker jacket for the ride to the Ballestas Islands because you will be aboard an open boat. If you plan to travel in summer season (November-April) bring light and fresh clothes.

  • Do not forget to bring sunglasses, sunscreen, and a hat.

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Price Details
1 To 4 USD 26 Per Person

This is a group tour

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USD 26 / person