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Ballestas Islands (Islas Ballestas)

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A cluster of tiny islands off the Peruvian coast, the Ballestas Islands (Islas Ballestas) are often touted as the “Peruvian Galapagos,” famed for their spectacular variety of birdlife and rugged coastline of soaring cliffs, rocky beaches, and remote sea caves.

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Paracas and Huacachina from Lima with Ballestas Islands and Sand Boarding

Paracas and Huacachina from Lima with Ballestas Islands and Sand Boarding

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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.
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  • 18 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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US$129.68
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US$129.68
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Full Day Paracas Ica and Huacachina from Lima All Included

Full Day Paracas Ica and Huacachina from Lima All Included

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We will leave the traditional way of visiting sculptures, old houses, city, to live an experience in nature. We will have a day full of landscapes, ecosystem, marine fauna and adrenaline that are not lived in other places of the capital. It will be very important to relax and forget about the classic to enter a panorama of full fun. The best thing is that your camera will be filled with funny photos and videos and we will interact with all the people who go with us, we will make new friends. You cannot miss the opportunity to know the south of Lima and visit the great Oasis of America and the great Ballestas Islands. This tour has it all!! - Enjoy the great marine view that Paracas offers - Forget everything by sliding on the sandboard boards - Try more than 15 types of Peruvian liquors - Dare to live this beautiful adventure
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  • 16 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$110.00
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US$110.00
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From Lima: Ballestas, Nazca Lines & Huacachina Oasis

From Lima: Ballestas, Nazca Lines & Huacachina Oasis

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The adventure starts early in the morning on the Panamerican highway. Around 300 km. on the South of Lima is located Paracas Bay, a very important place for Peruvian history and full of wildlife. First thing to do in Paracas is the boat tour to Ballestas Islands place full of birds, sea lions, dolphins, penguins, etc. After the majestic Ballestas, is time to go to the local Airport to do the flight over the enigmatic Nazca Lines. The next adventure is at the Huacachina Oasis, where there is some time for lunch and walk around, or just enjoy free time with Pisco Sours. At the end of this experience, is time to go back to Lima through the same way.
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  • 14 to 16 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$500.00
Price varies by group size
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Full Day Tour to Paracas and Chincha Slave Tunnels from Lima

Full Day Tour to Paracas and Chincha Slave Tunnels from Lima

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Expand your awareness of Peruvian nature and culture on this tour to the Ballestas Islands from Lima. Take a boat tour of the Ballestas Islands and tour the Paracas National Reserve before heading to the historic tunnels at Chincha, an important site in Peruvian history.
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  • 18 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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US$118.79
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US$118.79
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8-Day Peru from Lima: Cusco, Puno, Machu Picchu, Lake Titicaca

8-Day Peru from Lima: Cusco, Puno, Machu Picchu, Lake Titicaca

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If you’re looking to tick off all of Peru’s highlights in less time then look no further than this 8-day tour from Lima, which provides a comprehensive introduction to the Inca capital of South America. Alongside your guide, you’ll visit Cusco, the Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu — one of the New7Wonders of the World — Puno, and Lake Titicaca, the highest lake in the world. 3-star accommodation, guided tours, meals as per itinerary, and hotel pickup in Lima are included.
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  • 8 days
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US$945.00
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Ballestas Islands - Paracas Nature Reserve - Huacachina

Ballestas Islands - Paracas Nature Reserve - Huacachina

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.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$145.00
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US$145.00
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Full day to Paracas & Huacachina from Lima with Ballestas island & Sand boarding

Full day to Paracas & Huacachina from Lima with Ballestas island & Sand boarding

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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. Feel free to join us and have a unique experience.
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  • 15 to 16 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$100.00
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US$100.00

Ballestas Islands, Paracas Reserve and Skulls Museum Private Tour from Lima

Ballestas Islands, Paracas Reserve and Skulls Museum Private Tour from Lima

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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 full-day tour from Lima, featuring informative commentary from your guide and including a seafood lunch, vineyard tour and tasting, and transportation.
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  • 13 to 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$265.00
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US$265.00
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Paracas - Ica - Huacachina from Lima, with the Ballestas and sandboarding islands

Paracas - Ica - Huacachina from Lima, with the Ballestas and sandboarding islands

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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
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  • 16 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$100.00
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US$100.00

Full Day Tour Nazca Lines & Ballestas Islands

Full Day Tour Nazca Lines & Ballestas Islands

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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.
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  • 14 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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US$450.00
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US$450.00
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Paracas and Huacachina from Lima with Sand Boarding and Ballestas Islands

Paracas and Huacachina from Lima with Sand Boarding and Ballestas Islands

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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.
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  • 18 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$164.11
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Full Day Tour Ballestas Islands and Huacachina Oasis in Ica, walk through the desert.

Full Day Tour Ballestas Islands and Huacachina Oasis in Ica, walk through the desert.

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It is a tour where you will relax with nature in Paracas and find lots of fun and adrenaline walking through the desert of Ica.
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  • 17 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$99.00
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US$99.00

Ballestas Islands - Caravedo Distillery - Huacachina

Ballestas Islands - Caravedo Distillery - Huacachina

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You can do all these activities Buggies, sandboxes, off road, Wine Tasting or Spirits, Natural Areas Tour in a full day where we will mix nature and technology to make your experience incredible.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$130.00
Price varies by group size
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US$130.00
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Ballestas Islands, Winery & Nazca Lines Private Tour from Lima

Ballestas Islands, Winery & Nazca Lines Private Tour from Lima

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Experience a nature and adventure full day tour. See a group of islands with a great variety of wildlife and sea animals living in their natural habitat. Discover the ancient geoglyphs of the Nazca desert and enjoy spectacular landscapes. Enjoy delicious food and try local drinks in a unique winery.
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  • 15 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$520.00
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US$520.00
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Full Day Tour to Paracas and Huacachina from Lima

Full Day Tour to Paracas and Huacachina from Lima

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This is a full-day excursion from Lima to visit the coastal city of Paracas in the Pacific, as well as the oasis of the Huacachina desert. You will enjoy watching the animals in their natural habitat and an exciting adventure in the desert aboard the sandboxes. Pick-up service at your hotel or hostel in Lima, as well as the return transfer. The perfect one-day getaway from the city of Lima
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  • 17 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$120.00
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US$120.00

Ballestas Islands, Tacama Vineyard & Huacachina Oasis Private Tour from Lima

Ballestas Islands, Tacama Vineyard & Huacachina Oasis Private Tour from Lima

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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.
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  • 15 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$270.00
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US$270.00
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Paracas Ica and Nazca 2 days by bus

Paracas Ica and Nazca 2 days by bus

Enjoy this 2 day program to visit the Ballestas islands, the Huacachina oasis and the Nazca lines. Depart from Lima at 4 am from Bus station Cruz del Sur in Javier Prado arrive in Paracas 7.45 am and depart to visit the Islas Ballestas at 8 am. after the visit transfer by bus to Huacachina enjoy the afternoon here, the buggy is not included but we help you to book one. at 19.00 pm transfer to Nazca. Night in Nazca hotel basic Dia 2 Early transfer to the airport to fly the Nazca lines after flight transfer to your hotel End of service Please note return bus is not included most travelers continue their journey to Arequipa or Cusco from Nazca.
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  • 2 days
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US$410.26
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2 Day - Nazca Lines And Ballestas Islands - Group Service

2 Day - Nazca Lines And Ballestas Islands - Group Service

Combine a visit to the Nazca Lines and Ballestas Islands during this small-group excursion and let someone else handle the complex logistics of your multi-stop, two-day tour. Ideal for visitors who want to make the most of their time in the region, spot wildlife on Ballestas Islands during a boat ride, before flying over the enigmatic Nazca lines on day two.
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  • 2 days
  • Taking safety measures
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US$411.00
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US$411.00
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13-Day Tour from Lima:Machu Picchu, Lake Titicaca, Colca Canyon and Nazca Lines

13-Day Tour from Lima:Machu Picchu, Lake Titicaca, Colca Canyon and Nazca Lines

Explore the top highlights in Peru during this 13-day, 12-night trip covering Machu Picchu, Lake Titicaca, the Nazca Lines, Colca Canyon and much more. Discover the history of the Incas during time in Cusco and the surrounding Sacred Valley. You’ll also spend an unforgettable day exploring the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Machu Picchu before heading to Lake Titicaca to discover the lake’s unique floating islands and searching for Andean Condors above the Colca Canyon. Finish your trip with a flight above the mysterious Nazca Lines. This Peru highlights trip also covers a guide, 12 nights of accommodations, meals as per the itinerary, bus, boat and train transfers and all entrance fees.
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  • 13 days
  • Taking safety measures
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US$3,025.65
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Ballestas Islands & Paracas National Reserve - full day from Lima

Ballestas Islands & Paracas National Reserve - full day from Lima

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The wildlife, such as seabirds and Sea Lions along with Humboldt penguins, is so prolific and active in The Ballestas Islands that it is hard to believe. The National Reserve of Paracas is beautiful in a surreal sense. The rock formations and the blue ocean really make it wonderful. This is definitely a fantastic place to watch sea animals and birds from a short distance.  This is for adventurous people who love wildlife and wonderful sceneries. Come with us and be part of this unforgettable experience. Book it now! Do not miss it!
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$185.90
Price varies by group size
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US$185.90
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Ballestas Islands - Paracas National Reserve - Caravedo

Ballestas Islands - Paracas National Reserve - Caravedo

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 diverse biological cycles that guarantee the conservation of the species. just as it generates economic income to thousands of residents. Likewise, it protects in its interior several archaeological remains of the Paracas culture based in large part of this important reserve. La Caravedo Distillery today has achieved the perfect harmony between the highest standards of quality, environmental care and techniques of yesteryear to produce the best pisco ever created. Learn the whole history of the distillery oldest in America.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$145.00
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US$145.00
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From Lima: Paracas and Ica 1D

From Lima: Paracas and Ica 1D

Meet the marine fauna that houses Paracas, such as sea lions, humbolt penguins, guaneras birds, and in Ica, the land of the eternal sun, taste the spirits of Peru, Pisco, and at the end of the day discover the desert that is hides in the beautiful huacachina oasis.
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  • 18 hours
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US$180.00
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US$180.00

15-Day Peru Tour from Lima Including Paracas, Arequipa and Puno

15-Day Peru Tour from Lima Including Paracas, Arequipa and Puno

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Experience Peru’s most dramatic highlights on a 14-night tour that includes Lima, the Ballestas Islands, the Nazca Lines, Arequipa, Lake Titicaca, Cusco, Machu Picchu, and more. Since all accommodations and transport are included, you won’t have to coordinate complicated logistics in advance; with the security of guide service from arrival to departure, simply enjoy the freedom to immerse yourself in Peru’s natural and historic wonders.
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  • 15 days
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US$1,840.00
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Nazca Lines Royal Tour

Nazca Lines Royal Tour

The Best Tour Lima+Paracas+Nazca available. Includes Tour to Ballestas Islands, Tour to Huacachina Lagoon and the amazing Overflight to the Nazca Lines.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$900.00
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US$900.00
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We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since Ballestas Islands (Islas Ballestas) can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund. See all 65 Ballestas Islands (Islas Ballestas) tickets and tours on Viator.

Currently, an entrance ticket to Ballestas Islands (Islas Ballestas) costs USD 80.00. Guided Ballestas Islands (Islas Ballestas) tours start around USD 80.00 per person. See all 65 Ballestas Islands (Islas Ballestas) tickets and tours on Viator.