Day 1: Paracas & Ica
03:45am: Meet your group at Cruz del Sur bus terminal and get ready to travel. Box lunch and services on board.
Arrival to Paracas. Transfer to the dock of Paracas.
08:00am: Transfer to the dock of Paracas to board the boat to visit the Ballestas Islands, also called “the mini Galapagos”. During your trip, you will see the Chandelier, geoglyph that is used as a point of reference for sailers and big ships. It is also believed that has a strong connection with the Nazca lines and geoglyphs.
Once we reach the islands, we will observe many sealions and Humboldt penguins living on small caves. We will enjoy with all the natural habitat of the area and on top of these islands, we will see hundreds of guano birds, such as the cormorans, piqueras, pelicans, seagulls and tendrills.
Return to the dock and to the bus terminal for your trip to Ica.
11:30am: Arrival to Ica. Transfer to your hotel. Free time to visit the surrounding áreas and take a lunch. We recommend to eat the famous Sopa Seca, typical dish of Ica.
01:30pm: We will make a city tour in Ica visiting its main tourist attractions such as: The Temple of Luren, the Main Square and Cathedral, Helena Chocolate Factory where you can try the famous “Tejas”, the town of Cachiche famous for its legends and myths related with witches. Final visit to Nietto winery, where you can try some of the best piscos and wines of the region.
Visit the Oasis of Huacachina and get on board a modified V8-engine vehicle called “buggy” and go up and down the dunes at a very fast speed. Get a sandboard and slide yourself through the huge dunes in the middle of the desert.
Return to Ica. Transfer to hotel. Overnight in Ica.
Day 2: Nazca
09:05am: Bus Lima – Nazca vía Cruz del Sur in Crucero Service. Arrival to Nazca: 11:15am.
Transfer Terminal – Aerodrome – Terminal.
Overflight of 35 minutes long from the aerodrome to the Nazca lines where the tour guide will be explaining the history of these mysterious lines on the sand covering an area of 350 km. You will be able to see the figures of: the whale, the compass, trapezoids, the astronaut, the monkey, the dog, the spider, the hummingbird, the Alcatraz, the parrot, the hands, the tree, the star and the hummingbird of Palpa.
At the end of the experience, the crew will give you a certificate of your flight.
Lunch in Nazca (Not included).
16:30. Transfer to bus terminal to travel back to Lima.
00:00. Arrival to Lima.