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Explore the coastal Paracas National Reserve in a dune buggy that takes adventurous travelers to parts of the park that can’t be reached by car or on foot. With two people to a buggy, you can tour the park alongside your partner or friend while a guide leads the convoy to multiple scenic viewpoints and photo spots. This is a private tour for just you and a partner.
Ballestas Islands and Paracas National Reserve
7:30 am. Meeting point at the Ocean Beach Paracas Hotel.
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We will be waiting for a sign with the name (LIKE XPLORER PERU)
08:00 a.m. Ballestas Islands Tour.- We will board our boat with 02 outboard motors that will lead us to the wonderful Ballestas Islands, the most important wild sanctuary of the Peruvian coast, will observe sea lions, silly birds, pelicans, penguins and other seabirds.
11:00 a.m. Tour Paracas National Reserve.- where you will know the Flamencos or Parihuanas Viewpoint, We will appreciate the unique Cathedral natural formation, product of the erosion of the wind and the sea, Unique Red Beach in Peruvian coast, Marine Fossil Remains, we will conclude in Lagunillas Beach in which you can have lunch and enjoy the beach.
With this tour you can enjoy and know the best attractions at Ica. You could exploring new flavors tasting our wines, Pisco and learn about the production process of this. Likewise savor delicious typical plates surrounded by a beautiful vineyard with old constructions that make nice and pleasurable the tour. In the same way take delight with our typical sweets "chocotejas". Finally adventuring to take a private ride in our exclusive professional vehicles ROV (Recreational Off-Highway Vehicle) over the golden dunes of Huacachina. Our vehicles are safe and you will having all the accessories of security that you need for practice this sport and also don't forget the sandboarding is including. This is your moment of relaxing and exploring your adventure.
Our ROV vehicles have the necessary insurance and are indicated by national laws for safe rides on the dunes.
In this Full Day, we will know the Ballestas Islands and the Paracas National Reserve.
From 08:30 a.m to 09:00 a.m Our service starts from San Martin harbor in the unloading area, in the morning our local guide will be waiting for you with your name on a sign after making contact will be transferred to Paracas Chaco.
Upon arriving in Paracas you will be taken to the tourist pier to leave for the Ballestas Islands.
The average temperature in Paracas is 23° C.
We recommend using a rain jacket in autumn and winter.
Don´t eat before Ballestas Islands Tour.
If you travel with your family, we recommend carrying all the documents.
This tour combine the mysticism of Nazca Lines and bright sun over the dunes of Huacachina. Too will visiting to one vineyard more bigger, antique and traditional of the region and you can enjoy the adrenaline of the dunes of Huacachina onboard of our ROV (Recreational Off-Highway Vehicle). Taste the more traditional sweets of the Region on the old chocolate house "Helena" and taste one of the better Piscos and Wines of Peru on the cellar Queirolo. You can see excellent views, relaxing and taste delicious meals and desserts. This tour is prepare for those people are looking for a unique experience.
Take advantage of your limited time on dry land on a 4-hour tour to Tambo Colorado. After pickup from the San Martin Port, relaxing transportation to the ruins saves you the trouble of finding bus tickets upon arrival. Upon arrival, wander around houses, religious platforms, a fortress, and more, to understand what life was like in the ancient city. Enjoy free time to take photos and explore the ruins at your own pace.
TAMBO COLORADO: it was an Inca settlement based in Pisco valley, on the right side of Pisco river.
Its name TAMBO COLORADO is due to the predominant color of buildings and all the area.
This is one of the best-conserved places in Perú. Typically tawantinsuyo style in everything also for architecture design. It presents the singularity of been made with “adobe” a sort of artisanal brick. This is evidence that Quechuas engineers were adapting to new coast area they were conquering
It was one of the most important centers established by the Incas on the coast of Peru. These are a set of constructions made with mud walls and adobes, these are the adobe ruins best preserved on the coast of Peru.
Cruise to the spectacular Ballestas Islands off the coast of Peru on a 2-hour tour from Paracas, and see the eroded caves and arches that provide shelter to thousands of seabirds and hundreds of sea lions. Admire the Candelabra geoglyph en route.
Paracas and Tambo Colorado National Reserve from the San Martín -Pisco port
We will be waiting for a sign with the name (LIKE XPLORER PERU)
9:15 a.m. Pick up from Puerto San Martin –Pisco
Afterwards, you will travel to the Inca town of Tambo Colorado.
Listen to your guide explain the heritage of the site, which is believed to be used as an administrative, ceremonial and military center that controlled the main road from the coast to the highlands.
Then returning we will visit Pisco Plaza de Armas
Finally we will make the Paracas National Reserve Tour.- where you will know the Flamencos or Parihuanas Viewpoint, We will appreciate the unique cathedral natural formation, product of the erosion of the wind and the sea, Unique Red Beach on the Peruvian coast, Marine Fossil Remains, we will conclude on the Beach Lagoons in which you can have lunch and enjoy the beach.
Finally, you will return to the port of San Martín to return to your ship.
On your cruiseship vacations don't miss this great combination of wildlife, mystic and historical spirit and amazing nature scenery. You will breath the air of independency reaching the San Martin Port, here is where a revolution started and a new nation was created in 19th century. Sourrounded by fascinating coastline views you have the chance to experience marine animals - like sealions, penguins, pelicans, boobies, comorans - and the wide desert with its unique coastline.