This is a full day trip from Lima where you can see Paracas and the Secret Slave Tunnels in Chincha, just in 1 day
Take a speedboat out to the Ballestas Islands and see Peru's marine wildlife
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This is a full day tour from Lima where you can take a boat out to the Ballestas Islands and visit Chincha, the home of Afro-Peruvian culture, in just 1 single day.
Lima Hotel and Hostel pick up
Lima Hotel and Hostel drop off
06:00 - 10:00: Direct bus to Paracas. Paracas is a beautiful small town by the sea.
10:00 - 12:00:2 Hour Boat Tour of the Ballestas Islands – The Ballestas are Peru´s cheaper version of the Galapagos. Take a speedboat to the rocky Islands where you will see sea lions, penguins and lots of birds in their natural habitat. If you´re lucky you may even spot dolphins.
14:00 - 16:00Tour of Paracas National Reserve – one of South America’s biggest protected desert reserves. Stunning Pacific coastline where desert meets ocean.
16:00 - 17:00:Luxury bus to Secret Slave Tunnels
17:00 - 18:00: Secret Slave Tunnels – Take a tour through the secret underground tunnels that were used to smuggle slaves in the XVII century, spanning over 17km and only recently discovered!
18.00 - 22.30: Return bus to Lima - drop off at your hostel in Lima.
NOTE: For the Easter (Semana Santa) weekend the Ballestas tours on these dates will last only one and a half hours in duration. This is the same for ALL tour operators.
NOTE: For Independence Day the Ballestas Islands (Paracas) last ONLY 1 hour and 30 minutes (all operators)
More detailed info at: www.peruhop.com
06:00 - 10:00
Pickup at your hotel/hostel in Lima. Direct bus to Paracas, a beautiful small town by the sea.
10:00 - 12:00
2 hour boat tour of Ballestas Islands. See Penguins, Sealions and birds all in their natural habitat. Peru´s smaller but cheaper version of the Galapagos
14:00 - 16:00
Tour of Paracas National Reserve – One of the largest protected desert reserves in South America along the stunning Pacific coastline.
16:00 - 17:00
Luxury bus to Secret Slave Tunnels
17:00 - 18:00
Secret Slave Tunnels – Take a tour through the secret underground tunnels that were used to smuggle slaves in the XVII century, spanning over 17km and only recently discovered!
18.00 - 22.30
Return bus to Lima - drop off at your hostel in Lima.
- Guided bus transport
- Ballestas Islands Tour in Paracas
- Tour of Paracas National Reserve
- Slave Tunnels in Chincha
- Pick up and drop off at your hostel in Lima
- Food and Drinks
- Please bring some breakfast with you
- Bring suncream – it is hot all year round in paracas and huacachina
- Food is not included, although we have discounts in many restaurants in paracas (lunch stop)
- See itinerary for hour by hour plan at www.peruhop.com
CHANGES: Changes to the time and date of this tour are free until 6:00pm (Lima time) 2 days before the tour begins. After this time there is a 100% change fee.
CANCELLATIONS: If you cancel before 6:00pm (Lima time) 7 days before the tour begins or earlier, there is a 20% administration fee (+ the card fee). Within 7 days of the departure, 40% of the ticket price (+ the card fee). Within 3 days of the departure, 60% of the ticket price (+ the card fee). Within 24 hours of departure, a no show, or after departure 100% cancellation fee.
You must email email@example.com (include the name of the tour and the reservation number) to cancel this tour or to make any changes.
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