Don’t let limited time in Lima stop you visiting Huacachina and Paracas. See the desert oasis and natural hotspots on a full-day tour, ideal for travelers short on time. After traveling to Paracas, you’ll embark on a boat tour of the Ballestas Islands, regularly compared to the Galapagos Island, to see colonies of sea lions and seals. Then, explore Huacachina desert in a dune buggy and go sand boarding. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
Explore the mysteries of Peru’s stunning Nazca Lines during this 11-hour excursion, complete with Cessna flight, departing from Lima. Drive south along the Pacific coast to Paracas, where you’ll board your plane for a 1.5-hour aerial adventure above this UNESCO World Heritage Site. As you soar above these intriguing works of art, also known as ‘geoglyphs,’ capture photos from your window seat, and listen as your guide explains the puzzling questions about their creation. Your Nazca Lines adventure also includes round-trip transportation from your hotel in Lima.
The adventure starts very early in the morning, around 4:00am. After three hours of driving on the Panamerican highway we will arrive to Paracas National Reserve. From here starts the boat ride to Ballestas Islands, considered the “Peruvian Galapagos” due the amount of species of birds and fish around the area. There are good chances to see lots of sea lions, penguins, the endemic bird Inca Tern, seals and maybe dolphins. After being so close to the wildlife it’s time to enjoy the mysterious and enigmatic Nazca Lines. The ancient Nazca people drew huge figures on the desert. There are many theories about the Nazca lines, including aliens, you can choose your favorite. Continuing with this adventure, it’s time to move to Huacachina Oasis, the only Oasis of South America, here you can have a local lunch and spend some free time, also you have the option of doing the Sand Boogie or the Sand Boarding.At the end of this experience, is time to go back to Lima through the same way.
Experience the top highlights of Lima, Cusco, and world-famous Machu Picchu during this 7-day, 6-night excursion. Spend your first two days in cosmopolitan Lima, discovering its landmarks, shopping, and top-notch cuisine. Then head to the ancient Inca capital of Cusco to explore its fascinating mix of indigenous and colonial architecture, and then it's on to the iconic mountaintop citadel of Machu Picchu. This week-long, budget-friendly Peru trip, including plenty of free time for independent exploration, also includes all transport, admission fees (including at Machu Picchu), six nights of accommodation and daily breakfast.
Cruise off the coast of Lima during a half-day tour of five islands. Sail aboard a luxury yacht and relax with provided snacks and beverages while you sightsee. Admire the beautiful natural scenery en route to El Camotal, San Lorenzo, and the Palomino Islands. Then slip on a provided wetsuit and life jacket before you frolic in the Pacific Ocean with sea lions.
Explore two of Peru’s most fascinating sights in one day as you visit the majestic Ballestas Islands, a marine sanctuary, before taking an aerial tour of the famous Nazca Lines during this full-day tour from Lima. Spot for sea lions and exotic sea birds during your Ballestas visit, then continue south to the Peruvian town of Ica where you’ll board a Cessna aircraft for an aerial experience above the Nazca Lines. This experience also includes a guide, lunch and round-trip transportation from your hotel.
Discover all that Lima has to offer, both modern and historic, during this 9-hour exploration of the top sites in the Peruvian capital in this small-group tour. Visit the pre-Incan archaeological site at Pachacamac, then head to Pantanos de Villa, a one-time family home that’s been converted into an eatery, for lunch and to learn how to make a Pisco Sour. In the afternoon, continue to Lima’s UNESCO World Heritage-listed downtown for a walking tour, see the historic neighborhood of Chorillos and admire the visual spectacle of the Magic Water Circuit park. This full-day Lima tour also includes a driver-guide, round-trip hotel transport, entrance fees and bottled water.
On this day trip you will live a unique experience in the Ballestas Islands where you will appreciate a wide variety of marine fauna, you will also meet in the Oasis of America located in the Ica desert where you will practice adventure sports such as buggies and sanboarding
Get acquainted with the rich regal history of Lima on an educational sightseeing tour of the Peruvian capital. Alongside a knowledgeable guide, delve into the ambient tangle of Lima’s historical center; gaze at the fabulous façade of the Spain Mansion Palace; descend to the eerie catacombs of San Francisco Monastery; and admire the ancient Dominicans Tower. Enrich your knowledge of Lima’s fascinating past on this enriching excursion.
Explore the natural attractions of Peru on this 2-day guided tour. First visit Paracas National Reserve, which is filled with diverse wildlife, then head to Huacachina, a desert oasis west of the city of Ica, where you’ll be able to try sandboarding and ride buggies across the dunes. The tour also includes a flight over the Nazca Lines, geoglyphs etched into the desert.
The Ballestas Islands, located off the southern coast of Peru, are known for their range of diverse wildlife and surrounding beauty. See the best of the islands and the adjacent Paracas National Reserve on this private full-day tour from Lima, featuring informative commentary from your guide and including all meals and transportation.
This is a nice experience. We will visit many places in one day, like The Ballesta island to see the penguins, sea lions and many birds. Then, we will go to Huacachina to enjoy this beautiful lagoon, oasis and enjoy the sand dunes. We will board the buggie and do the sandboarding as well. Later, we will visit a wineyard to taste some wine and pisco. Also our prices are so reasonable with breakfast, lunch included, fee entrances and taxes.
Para las personas amantes de la naturaleza y deportes de aventura este Tour es el ideal. Empieza con el recojo de su hotel en movilidad privada a las 5:00 am con destino a la ciudad de Paracas, a nuestra llegada nos dirigiremos hacia el Puerto del Chaco donde nos embarcaremos en una lancha para iniciar la excursión a las Islas Ballestas, donde apreciaremos la gran diversidad de fauna marina de la zona como lobos marinos, pingüinos de humbolt, aves guaneras entre otras especies y además miraremos el Candelabro la imagen icono de la Reserva de Paracas. Culminada la visita nos trasladamos a Ica para iniciar el City Tour, donde apreciaremos los principales atractivos turísticos como Brujas de Cachiche, hacienda Caravedo y el Oasis de la Huacachina, lugar predilecto para los aventureros donde se podrá realizar deportes extremos como los buggies y sandboarding, posterior a ello retornaremos a la ciudad de Lima a las 10 pm.
Experience a more authentic, less-touristy side of Lima during this half-day walking tour through the city’s Chorillos and Barranco neighborhoods. Observe the hum of activity in ‘fish town,’ a section of Chorillos that hosts a fish market and a cast of local fishermen, before heading to the nearby cliffs to sample some local snacks. Continue to the increasingly trendy Barranco area to admire colorful mansions and hip art galleries.
Lima’s cafes and restaurants offer fresh ingredients and interesting flavors, with recipes handed down the generations—but overcoming the language barrier to find the best places isn’t easy. On this walking tour, explore the Barranco district with your guide and hit the foodie spots the locals love. Choose a morning or afternoon tour with tastings across multiple stops—including a restaurant ranked in Latin America’s top 50—and discover a world of delicious food in Lima.
Fly from Ica to Nazca to avoid the long hours of travel!With this experience you will only have to travel for 4 hours to the city of Ica and make the flight from there to Nazca, we will avoid traveling from Lima to Nazca for 7 hours!We will arrive to the city of Ica to visit the only Oasis of America called the Huacachina, where we will practice sandboarding and walk in the sand cars, it will be an experience full of adrenaline and adventure.Then we will go to the Ica aerodrome to board the flight to the Nazca lines for approximately 1 hour. Enjoy the view of the 13 figures found in the desert of Peru.After the flyby we will go to a vineyard where the production of pisco and wine is made to have a tasting of these drinks, where we will also have lunch typical of Peru.Enjoy this full day at the best price and with the best service!
Come and enjoy this amazing day trip in Caral which is the oldest known civilization in America. Developed simultaneously with the ancient culture of Mesopotamia about 5000 years ago.The archeological site of Caral is among Peru's most impressive ruins. The UNESCO World Heritage listed site covers an area of around 60 hectares in the arid Supe Valley and was first inhabited between 2600 BCE and 2000 BCE.Although initially discovered back in 1948, recent excavations of Caral revealed an elaborate complex of temples, sunken plazas and some of the largest terraced pyramids in the world, leading archeologists to ponder the chance Caral being the fabled Mother City of ancient civilizations. Now open to the public, the site has garnered acclaim for its beautifully preserved ruins and intriguing collection of artefacts, which include a quipu (a unique knot system) and a number of musical instruments fashioned from animal bones, but definitely, no trace of warfare or weaponry.
Get picked up in the morning at your central Lima accommodation, transfer to the coastal town of Paracas by direct bus, and go aboard a speedboat. The adventure begins as you zip out across the waves to the Ballestas Islands in the Paracas National Reserve.On arrival, watch native marine species including birds, penguins, and sea lions in their natural habitat. Your informative guide provides insight into the animals’ behavior and environment while you capture the scenery on camera.Return to Paracas and continue to Huacachina, a remote oasis in the Ica Desert and home to the biggest dunes in South America. Zoom across the sand by dune buggy and give sandboarding a try. With your powerful buggy to help you reach the top of the dunes, you’ll save plenty of energy for sandboarding. Depart Huacachina and return in comfort to your Lima accommodation, where your tour ends.
We’ll take you to a fascinating walking tour around our historical center. It’s different as classic and unique, we will show you Palaces and castles our city hides, we are also going to take you to our great Saint Francisco Monastery and the impressive underground Catacombs
Personalized tours to make your experience more enriching, you will know: The Ballestas Islands are one of the 77 protected natural areas that exist in Peru. The Paracas National Reserve (RNP) is one of the categorized Natural Protected Areas (ANPs), which protects representative samples of our marine-coastal ecosystems. Here a great biological diversity is protected essential for the maintenance of various biological cycles that guarantee the conservation of the species. Likewise, it protects in its interior several archaeological remains of the Paracas culture based in large part of this important reserve. The Huacachina is an oasis in the middle of the desert, it is ideal for the practice of sandboarding and walking in tubular cars through the dunes, it has a lagoon of green waters, surrounded by date palms and huarangos. According to the British newspaper The Telegraph, it is one of the most spectacular villages in the world to live.
We have the most personalized Private Tours in Perú and we are really flexible with times and itinerary, if your flight is delayed we will be there so you don’t lose your tour, We will take you on an adventure through Peruvian culture, cuisine, and traditions. Our tours are all private to ensure you will have the best quality service!We are a proud supporter of our nonprofit organization: CR Foundation. Our profits go towards helping the youth living in extreme poverty in the slums of Lima. Not only will you have a FUN & UNIQUE experience with us, taking a tour with us means you are helping the less fortunate. Please visit our Humanity Projects page to learn more about how we help many families in the shanty towns.
Get personalized attention and enjoy a flexible itinerary during this half-day private tour of Lima. Visit highlights such as the city's Cercado de Lima, San Isidro, and Miraflores with a dedicated guide just for you and your party. Also, enjoy a guided tour of the San Francisco Convent and catacombs or the Huaca Pucllana Pre Inca Site. Private round-trip transportation included. Choice of departure times throughout the day available.
Visit the archeological site of Pachacamac on a private tour from Lima that includes entrance fees, a personal guide, and hotel pickup and drop-off. Explore a pre-Colombian complex of temple pyramids, stone, and adobe houses, with history that stretches from the ancient Lima culture to the Waris, Ichsma, and Inca peoples. This private tour is flexible and customizable, and can accommodate your group of up to 15 people.