Ballestas Islands & Paracas Adventure - Full Day Escape

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Discover Peru's coastal beauty on the Ballestas Islands and Paracas Reserve tour, featuring stunning beaches and diverse marine life.


  • Witness a variety of marine species in their pristine coastal environment.
  • Explore untouched, scenic beaches along Peru's coastline.
  • Soak in the breathtaking coastal and desert landscapes.


Unveil the coastal treasures of Peru with our exciting Ballestas Islands and Paracas Reserve tour. Immerse yourself in pristine beaches, observe a variety of marine life, and enjoy breathtaking landscapes. This unforgettable journey promises to reveal the beauty and wonder of Peru's coastal wonders. Don't miss out on this incredible adventure! Itinerary: We pick you up at the hotel and transfer you to the new tourist dock in Paracas. • We will board the glider to begin the almost two-hour excursion to the Ballestas Islands. These beautiful islands serve as home to thousands of migratory birds, who share their habitat with colonies of restless sea lions. We will also observe a diversity of marine fauna, such as Humboldt penguins. We return to the dock, you have free time to walk around the bay, take photos, buy crafts or breakfast. • After, we will take the tour to the Paracas National Reserve, which is the largest natural sanctuary on the Peruvian coast. As a first point we will visit the RNP interpretation center. Then we will head towards the natural rock formation known as THE CATHEDRAL, due to the whimsical shape it has and the spectacular panoramic view. We continue with the panoramic visit to the Red and Yumaque beaches. There will be a short walk to the Flamencos viewpoint and the Fusilera Zone where we will observe migratory birds, marine fossils, tirítelas and more. Finally, we will move to Lagunillas Beach where you have the option of lunch and swimming (optional). Finally, we will return to the hotel at approximately 2:00 PM.


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Important Information

  • It sometimes happens that the sea is too rough to visit the Ballestas Islands by boat. If a weather report announcing a storm, we may cancel the boat tour around the Ballestas Islands for security reasons. In this case a financial reimbursement will be refunded to you. For hotels far from Chaco, you must add S/ 40.00 soles for the pick-up or return to your hotel (price up to 3 people) and for the bus station S/ 30.00 soles for the pick-up or return (price up to 3 people).

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