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2 Day Tour
(Night in Huacachina)
inc. Nazca Flight
Daily

Departure Days
DAILY

Time of Departure
06:00am

Pick up Location
Any hotel/hostel in Miraflores or Barranco. Selected points in downtown (old town) Lima.


Note: If staying outside of these areas or at a residential address, then please select our central meeting point: MC DONALDS, PARQUE KENNEDY - MIRAFLORES as your pick-up location.

Minimum Time Needed
2 Days / 1 Night

Price
$249 ALL INCLUDED. All transport, tours and accommodation included. Accommodation upgrades available. *Everything included except food and airport tax.

2 Day Tour - what's included

LIMA – PARACAS – HUACACHINA – NAZCA – LIMA

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1. Trip Highlights – A summary of the main attractions covered under this pass.
2. Trip Itinerary – Detailed descriptions of the pass.
3. Important Notes – Up to date information regarding holiday periods or anything else which may affect our service.

Trip Highlights

This is 2 day short tour to the stunning desert oasis of Huacachinastopping to visit the Pacific beach town of Paracas and visit the “Poor Man’s Galapagos” on the way down. In Huacachina combine Sandboarding/Dunebuggying followed by a flight over the mysterious Nazca Lines the next day for a great 2-day escape from Lima.

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Dune Buggy up and Sandboard down the biggest sand dunes at the only desert oasis in South America. – Huacachina
  • Take a speedboat out to the Ballestas Islands to see penguins and sea lions in their natural habitat. –  Paracas
  • Nazca Lines Flight – Fly over the Nazca Lines which have left thousands of people baffled for years!
  • Free hotel/hostel pickups and dropoffs at every stop. Avoid ripoffs and unsafe taxis.
  • 1 night shared room accommodation in Huacachina – Casa de Arena Hostel

NOTES:

  • Please bring breakfast with you for the first day (direct bus).
  • Please don’t be late, as bus must leave on time to do Ballestas Islands at 10:00am.
  • Bring suncream, it is hot all year round in Paracas and Huacachina.
  • Food is not included, although we have discounts in many restaurants.
  • Airport tax is not included – 30 soles
  • You must bring your original passport with you to board the flight in Nazca.
  • See itinerary for hour by hour plan.

Bus Timetable

DAY 1

Lima – Paracas – Huacachina

DAY 2

Huacachina – Nazca – Lima

06:00am – 10:00am
Pickup at your hotel/hostel in Lima. Direct bus to Paracas, a beautiful small town by the sea.

10:00am – 12:00pm
2 hour boat tour of the Ballestas Islands. The Ballestas are a smaller version of the Galapagos, but just as great, where you’ll see sea lions, penguins and lots of birds all in there natural habitat.

13:00pm – 14:15pm
Direct bus from Paracas to Huacachina, a small natural oasis located in the Ica desert.

16:30pm – 18:30pm
2 hours of dune buggying and sandboarding – Ride the dune buggies up and sandboard down the biggest dunes in South America. A once in a lifetime experience in the only natural desert oasis in South America.

08:30am – 11:00am
Private transport from Huacachina to Nazca airport.

Approx. 35 minute flight
Check-in and take flight.

12:30pm – 15:00pm
Free time in Nazca.

15:00pm – 17:30pm
Private transport from Nazca to Huacachina.

18:30pm – 23:45pm
Bus back to Lima. You will be dropped off at your hotel/hostel.

Included:

  • Guided bus transport
  • Ballestas Islands Tour in Paracas
  • Dune Buggy and Sandboarding in Huacachina
  • Nazca Lines Flight
  • 1 night shared room accomodation in Huacachina – Casa de Arena Hostel (max 4 bed dorm)
  • Hotel/hostel pickups and drop offs

Not Included:

  • Food
  • Airport tax – 30 soles

Accommodation Options:

  • Accommodation included is in small shared dorms – maximum 4 bed room (exceptions may apply during bank holidays – see Important Notes below)
  • Private room upgrades available from $5 per person per night (email for details and availability).
  • Want to book your own accommodation? Deselect the accommodation extra box during the booking process and ticket price will be reduced accordingly.

DAY 1

Lima – Paracas – Huacachina

DAY 2

Huacachina – Nazca – Lima

06:00am – 10:00am
Pickup at your hotel/hostel in Lima. Direct bus to Paracas, a beautiful small town by the sea.

10:00am – 12:00pm
2 hour boat tour of the Ballestas Islands. The Ballestas are a smaller version of the Galapagos, but just as great, where you’ll see sea lions, penguins and lots of birds all in there natural habitat.

13:00pm – 14:15pm
Direct bus from Paracas to Huacachina, a small natural oasis located in the Ica desert.

16:30pm – 18:30pm
2 hours of dune buggying and sandboarding – Ride the dune buggies up and sandboard down the biggest dunes in South America. A once in a lifetime experience in the only natural desert oasis in South America.

08:30am – 11:00am
Private transport from Huacachina to Nazca airport.

Approx. 35 minute flight
Check-in and take flight.

12:30pm – 15:00pm
Free time in Nazca.

15:00pm – 17:30pm
Private transport from Nazca to Huacachina.

18:30pm – 23:45pm
Bus back to Lima. You will be dropped off at your hotel/hostel.

Included:

  • Guided bus transport
  • Ballestas Islands Tour in Paracas
  • Dune Buggy and Sandboarding in Huacachina
  • Nazca Lines Flight
  • 1 night shared room accomodation in Huacachina – Casa de Arena Hostel (max 4 bed dorm)
  • Hotel/hostel pickups and drop offs

Not Included:

  • Food
  • Airport tax – 30 soles

Accommodation Options:

  • Accommodation included is in small shared dorms – maximum 4 bed room (exceptions may apply during bank holidays – see Important Notes below)
  • Private room upgrades available from $5 per person per night (email for details and availability).
  • Want to book your own accommodation? Deselect the accommodation extra box during the booking process and ticket price will be reduced accordingly.

Important Notes

END OF 2017 BREAK

We will be taking a short break at the end of December for Christmas and New Year.

LAST BUS DEPARTING LIMA: THURSDAY 21 DECEMBER (RETURN LIMA: FRI 22 DEC)

NEXT BUS DEPARTING LIMA: WEDNESDAY 3 JANUARY 2018

RAINY SEASON 2018 BREAK

JANUARY – buses restart WEDNESDAY 3 JANUARY and run for several weeks before closing for rainy season.

LAST BUS DEPARTING LIMA: SUNDAY 28 JANUARY (ARRIVE LIMA: MON 29 JAN)

NEXT BUS DEPARTING LIMA: WEDNESDAY 28 FEBRUARY

13 - 16 APRIL 2017 SEMANA SANTA

Easter weekend holidays.  Accommodation in larger dorm room sizes may apply during these dates. 

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.

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.

28 – 30 JULY 2017 - INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATIONS (PERU)

Biggest public holidays of the year. Accommodation in larger dorm room sizes may apply during these dates.

NOTE: Sandboarding/dunebuggy (Huacachina) ONLY 1 hour (all operators)

Ballestas Islands (Paracas) ONLY 1 hour and 30 minutes (all operators)