Wildlife at Ballestas island Day 01: Lima - Paracas (by bus) - overnight in Paracas
You are picked up at your hotel or airport in Lima. Morning drive southward along the Panamerican Highway to Paracas. During the route the Pacific Ocean can be seen.
Artesanal winery in Ica
Day 02: Islas Ballestas - Paracas National reserve - transport to Ica
6 - 7 hours
At 7:00 am transfer to the dock where you will take a motorboat excursion to the Ballestas island. This Islands are spectacular, eroded into numerous arches and caves , which provide shelter for thousands of seabirds, some of which are very rare, and sea lions and fur seals in their natural surroundings. The Islands are known as "The Galapagos of Peru".
Then we will visit the Paracas Reserve and the local Museum. At appropriate time bus to Ica. Overnight in Ica.
Day 03: City tour Ica (winery) - Huacachina Lagoon - transport to Nazca
6 -7 hours
This day you will visit the downtown of Ica and other places around; The Regional Museum will be our second stop, inside we can see great quantity of archaeological remains as potteries, textiles, mummies, among others. All they belong to the following ancient civilizations: Paracas, Nasca, Wari, Ica-Chincha and Inca.
Then we will visit a traditional or industrial winery, to have an explanation about how to make “Pisco and Wine” and to see the facilities that are used during the elaboration of those spirits products mentioned. At last you'll be able to taste all the variety of wine and pure Pisco made with the different kinds of grapes.
Finally, the Huacachina Lagoon will be visited by us. It is also called "El Oasis de America", there you will see a beautiful landscape that will never be forgotten by you. It is surrounded by sand dunes, palms, huarango trees and beautiful houses.
At the afternoon transfer to the bus station to Nazca. Overnight in Nazca.
Day 04: Nazca lines - afternoon bus to Lima
After breakfast we will go for your flight over the incredible Nazca Lines, drawn on the pampas of the same name. You will see several figures of stylized plants and animals drawn in an enormous labyrinth of straight lines, trapezoids, triangles, and spirals scattered about the desert floor that has remained preserved for about 2000 years.
After the overflight. Transfer to bus station, and trip to Lima. End of services.