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Nazca Lines & Paracas Reserve 3 days / 2 nights

STARTS: Lima

FINISHES: Lima

The Nazca Lines and Geoglyphs, so huge and so enigmatic, carefully etched on the ground of one of the driest places on Earth, not many mysteries captivate us like this one. Are they a celestial calendar? Or perhaps an offering to gods, Paracas Reserve consists of the Paracas Peninsula, coastal areas and tropical desert providing a sanctuary to 74 species of plants that grow in this extremely arid area, 216 species of birds, 16 types of mammals, 10 species of reptiles and 193 species of fish.

  • Day 1 Lima – Paracas: After breakfast, transfer from Lima hotel to bus station; Cruz del Sur tourist bus service to Paracas; Upon arrival, transfer from Paracas bus station to Hotel in Paracas. transfer and tour of Paracas National Reserve, formed by sandy beaches, large islands formed by black rock, and steep cliffs, where visitors can observe colonies of diverse animals such as sea lions and different coastal bird species. Overnight Hotel Paracas.

    Day 2 Ballestas Islands – Nazca: In the morning after breakfast, we begin our maritime excursion to Ballestas Island, where large colonies of marine (guano) birds, penquins, and sea lions gather (approx. 2 hours). In the afternoon, we board the tourist bus to Nazca. Overnight at Hotel

    Day 3 Nazca Lines : After breakfast, we take the flight over the Nazca lines, where we can observe up to 32 hieroglyphs of marine and terrestrial animals, human and geometric figures that cover an area of 350km2. According to Dr. Maria Reiche, the figures represent the largest astronomical calendar ever created by a human culture, in this case pre-Incan. In the afternoon, we visit the Antonini Musuem and then transfer to the bus station for the trip back to Lima.

Nazcamap Paracas (1)
Meals 2 breakfast, 3 Lunches, 2 dinners
Transport, Bus, Mini-Van, Boat, Aircraft
Accommodation 2 nights Hotel***
Guide, Entrance fees, Museums, Aircrat flight, Transfers In and out hotel first and last day