04:00am: Our tour guide will meet you at the lobby of your hotel for the beginning of the tour. Private transportation for your service equipped with air conditioning, magazines on board, music and sandwiches, snacks and drinks on board.
During the way, our tour guide will explain you all the details and activities for this day.
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 have the chance to 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.
11:00am: Transfer to Paracas National Reserve. During this excursion, you will see big groups of flamencos feeding in the sea. You will later visit the Obelisk, monument built in commemoration to the expedition of liberation of Don Jose of San Martin. More ahead, part of what was the Rocky formation of the "Cathedral", partially destroyed by the earthquake of Pisco in the 2007.
Visit to the museum or room for interpretation where you will learn more about the history of the reserve and of the Paracas culture. Here, we can discover more about the flora and fauna of the reserve where the skeletons of some animals such as whales, wolves and penguins can be found.
We will finally visit Lagunillas Beach and Playa Roja (Red beach) where you can take amazing pictures in front of the sea.
After this tour, you will be returned to the Bay of Paracas where you can take lunch at a typical seafood restaurant located in the area. After that, enjoy some free time to buy souvenirs or simply relax in front of the sea.
Around 4pm, you will be transferred to the bus terminal to travel back to Lima.
During our return, we will make a brief stop at Chincha to visit Naldo Navarro winery, founded in 1897, where you can see the production of wines and piscos and even taste some of these products.
08:00pm: Arrival to Lima. Drop off at your hotel.