From Lima: Nazca Lines and Ica Desert Day Trip

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Experience the magic of the mysterious Nazca Lines with an exciting flyover from Lima. Embark on an adventure in the Huacachina dunes on a full-day of exploration and adrenaline.


  • Admire the sunset over the sand dunes at the Huacachina Oasis
  • Marvel at the ancient Nazca Lines from a different perspective
  • Pump up your adrenaline and ride a dune buggy across the desert sand
  • Tuck into a delicious local breakfast and lunch
  • Learn about the region's history from your expert guide


Full Day Itinerary: Nazca Lines and Huacachina Oasis from Lima Ready for an exciting day of discovery that will take you from the enigmatic Nazca Lines to the relaxing oasis of Huacachina? Follow this carefully planned itinerary to make the most of your full day of exploration. 3:00 AM – Departure from Lima Start your adventure early. Leave Lima in a comfortable vehicle heading south. The trip will be long, but it is worth it for what awaits you. 8:00 AM – Arrival in Nazca You will arrive in Nazca after about four hours of travel. Take some time to stretch your legs and enjoy a revitalizing breakfast at a local restaurant (Not included). 9:00 AM – Check in at the aerodrome for the Nazca Lines Overflight Head to the airfield for an exciting flyover over the enigmatic Nazca Lines. From the sky, you'll have stunning views of the geometric figures and animals that have intrigued researchers for decades (duration 35 minutes). IMPORTANT: The overflight may take between 30 minutes to 1 hour due to bad weather or other logistical situations that are out of our hands, therefore I ask for your understanding and patience. 1:00 PM – Lunch in Nazca (Not included) Recharge with lunch at a local restaurant in Nazca. Try delicious Peruvian cuisine for an authentic culinary experience. 2:30 PM – Trip to Huacachina Start the journey to the oasis of Huacachina. Enjoy the changing views as you venture into the desert landscape. 4:30 PM – Arrival in Huacachina When you arrive at the Huacachina oasis, you will be surprised by the beauty of this small paradise surrounded by high sand dunes. 5:00 PM – Buggy and Sandboarding Adventure Hop aboard a dune buggy for an exciting tour of the dunes. Then, she feels the adrenaline rush as you sandboard the steep sand slopes. 6:00 PM – Sunset in Huacachina Get ready to witness an unforgettable sunset. The dunes and oasis are illuminated with warm colors as the sun sets on the horizon. 7:00 PM – Return to Lima After a day full of emotions, the trip back to Lima begins. You can take the opportunity to rest along the way or reflect on the day's experiences. Final tips: Book flights over the Nazca Lines and activities in Huacachina in advance. Bring comfortable clothing, sunglasses, sunscreen and water. Stay hydrated throughout the day, especially in the desert. Make sure you have enough battery in your camera to capture memorable moments. This itinerary will allow you to explore two of the most amazing destinations in Peru in one exciting day. From the enigmatic Nazca Lines to the relaxing oasis of Huacachina, this experience promises to be unforgettable. Enjoy every moment of this unique adventure!


Hotel pickup and drop-off Guide Transportation by minivan Adventure sports equipment (sand buggies, sandboards, etc.) Bottled water

Important Information

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off in Lima from the following districts: Miraflores, Barranco, San Isidro, Miraflores, Callao and Downtown Lima

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