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 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 transfer to Ica.
11:30am: Arrival to Ica. Transfer to the Main Square. Free time to visit the surrounding áreas. Enjoy your lunch at a typical restaurant. 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.
03:30pm: 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. Free time to walk around the area.
06:00pm. Final transfer to bus terminal. Return to Lima.
10:00pm: Arrival to Lima.