PARACAS FULL DAY

This is a full day trip from Lima going to the sunny beach town of Paracas. Home to Peru's "Poor Man's Galapagos Islands", Paracas has something for everyone. Take a guided boat tour out to the Ballestas Islands and get a tour of the Paracas National Reserve in the afternoon before coming back to Lima.

OUR HIGHLIGHTS

PARACAS

Take a speedboat out to the Ballestas Islands to see penguins and sea lions in their natural habitat. Visit the Paracas National Reserve, one of South America’s biggest protected desert reserves.

CHINCHA

Visit the secret tunnels which were used to traffic slaves in the 17th century under one of largest plantations of the time.

Free hotel/hostel pickups and dropoffs in Lima. Avoid ripoffs and unsafe taxis.

NOTES

suitcase Make sure to be ready on time from your pick-up location so the bus can leave on time.
suitcase It is hot all year round in Paracas, be sure bring suncream and prepare accordingly.
exclusive No need to bring food with you as we stop at the freshest bakery in Peru for breakfast.
unique Food is not included, although we have discounts in many restaurants.

SEE ITINERARY FOR HOUR BY HOUR PLAN

ITINERARY

06:00am – 10:00am

Pickup at your hotel/hostel in Lima. Direct bus to Paracas, a beautiful small town by the sea.

10:00am – 12:00pm

2 hour boat tour of the Ballestas Islands. The Ballestas are a smaller version of the Galapagos, but just as great, where you’ll penguins, sea lions and lot of birds, all in their natural habitat.

14:30pm – 16:30pm

Tour of Paracas National Reserve – one of South America’s biggest protected desert reserves. Stunning Pacific coastline where desert meets ocean.

18:30pm – 19:30pm

Secret Slave Tunnels in Chincha – Take a tour in the beautiful estate of the Haciendo San Jose and go into its hidden labyrinth of underground tunnels used to illegally smuggle African slaves in the 17th century.

19:30pm – 23:45pm

Bus back to Lima. You will be dropped off at your hotel/hostel.

WHAT'S INCLUDED

INCLUDED

  • Guided bus transport
  • Ballestas Islands Tour in Paracas
  • Paracas National Reserve Tour
  • Tour of the underground slave tunnels in Chincha
  • Hotel/hostel pickups and drop offs

NOT INCLUDED

Food

IMPORTANT NOTES

IMPORTANT NOTES

PRICE

$109

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