06:30am – 07:00am
Pickup at your hotel/hostel in Lima.
Panoramic viewing tour of Pachacamac. Lima’s poor version of Machu Picchu, we stop to see these ruins over the wall from our bus and avoid paying $25 USD for the tour.
09:30am – 10:00am
Breakfast stop at the unique bread oven – freshest bread in Peru!
10:00am – 12:00pm
Secret Slave Tunnels in Chincha – Take a tour in the beautiful estate of the Haciendo San Jose and go into its hidden labyrinth of underground tunnels used to illegally smuggle African slaves in the 17th century.
Bus arrives to Paracas, a beautiful small town by the sea.
14:00pm – next day
Night in Paracas.
08:00am – 10:00am
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.
11:00am – 13:00am
Tour of Paracas National Reserve – one of South America’s biggest protected desert reserves. Stunning Pacific coastline where desert meets ocean.
13:00pm – 14:15pm
Direct bus from Paracas to Huacachina, a small natural oasis located in the Ica desert.
16:00pm – 18:00pm
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.
18:00pm – next day
Night in Huacachina.
08:30am – 11:00am
*Private minibus 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 minibus from Nazca to Huacachina.
18:30pm – 23:45pm
Bus back to Lima. You will be dropped off at your hotel/hostel.
*Private transfer arranged through local operator (not guided)