half day

Ica y Paracas Tour

Important information

Difficulty level

2 - Modate




Without accommodation


406 m.s.n.m. (maxima)


19 personas (máximo)


15 - 25 °C

Guided visit to the wonderful attractions of Ica & Paracas.

Excursion in Sliding Boats where we will observe the largest number of birds and sea lions that inhabit the Ballestas Islands.
Tour in the lagoon of La Huacachina.
Tour Pisco Route in Ica – where we will taste the variety of Piscos and Wines of the Region.
Tour in the desert of Ica aboard the Buggies and we will practice sandboarding through the dunes.

Antes $15
Precio $10 por persona

Full Day - Paracas – Ica (Huacachina – Tubulares – Tablas)

Pick up time:

03:15 am Hrs – Cruz Del Sur Bus Terminal

03:45 am Hrs. Bus Cruz del Sur Lima – Paracas Time of journey 03:30 am

Once you have boarded the bus we will depart to the destination of the Ballestas Islands in Paracas (Approximately 03:30 Hrs of journey)

At approximately 07:30 Hrs. We will depart to our destination of Paracas, where a company collaborator is waiting for us to take us to the port “El Chaco”.


08:00 AM – Our adventure will begin in the boats that will take us to the Ballestas Islands, where we can observe in all its magnitude the great Paracas National Reserve the most important wild Sanctuary of the Peruvian Coast, observe: gallinazos de red head, guanayes, boobies, cormorants, tendrils, pelicans, Humboldt penguins and sea lions and other seabirds in addition to the Profile of Christ, you will also know a mysterious symbol called Candelabra that was carved on the cliff of the Paracas peninsula centuries ago An unknown civilization, Continuing our trip we will pass through the remains of a small pier, vestige of the boom of the Guanera exploitation in Peru, ending our first tour at 10:00 am.

At the end of the sighting of the Ballestas Islands we will return to the port of “El Chaco” After enjoying some free time at 11:00 am we will leave for the city of Ica (approximately 1 hour.).


Arriving at 12:00 PM to the city of Ica better known as the city of the eternal sun. In this city we invite you to visit the city center where we can visit the Plaza de Armas, the Cathedral, the Church of Luren and later we will visit a handmade wine cellar, where you will know the process of making our flagship liquor: El Pisco, aguardiente of grape, with which various drinks are prepared such as the well-known Pisco sour. In this vineyard you can taste the various liquors prepared with the grape, later we will take time to have lunch in a restaurant of typical foods of the area (not included). We will visit the Witches Park, and the 7 headed palmtrees.

ICA- OASIS DE HUACACHINA –  Tubular cars – Sandboarding

Finally, arriving at approximately 4:00 p.m. we will take you to visit one of the most charming places in the city of Ica; the oasis of Huacachina, surrounded by palm trees, huarangos trees in addition to high dunes that frame a unique landscape, where we will go to make the most anticipated route that is we will live an adventure through the desert of Ica aboard the Areneros Carros (tubular) , going up and down the dunes up to 150 meters high where we will also have the opportunity to practice one of the most fascinating sports in the area known as Sandboarding (board on the sand) and during the journey you will enjoy the wonderful sunset in the desert will finally have some free time to walk the boulevard and make purchases of souvenirs in case there is still enough time.

Once you have visited all these places we will return at approximately 6:30 p.m. To the city of Ica to later go to the land terminal and board the bus to the city of Lima arriving at approximately 23:30 hrs.

  • Important information:

Tour commences: 03:30 Hrs.

Tour ends: 11:30 p.m.

Duration: Full day

Category: Adventure

Difficulty level: 1 – Easy

Maximum Altitude: 406 m.a.s.l. (Huacachina)

Accommodation: Without hotel

  • What is included?
  • Transfer from the Hotel – to the Cruz del Sur terminal
  • Transportation from Lima – Paracas – Ica – Lima in Cruz del Sur
  • Paracas Ballestas Islands visit by boat for 2 hours
  • Specialised local guide.
  • Entrance ticket to the tourist places
  • City tour Ica (Visit Vineyards and Tasting of wines and pisco, Visit to the city and temples)
  • Visit to the Witches Park and the 7 heade palmtrees park
  • Entrance to the Huacachina Oasis.
  • Visit to the oasis of the Huacachina
  • Ride in Carros Areneros (TUBULARS)
  • Sandboarding (board on the sand).
  • What is not included?
  • Lunch.
  • Cold drinks.
  • Extra activities.
  • What should i bring?
  • Wear Summer Clothes and winter jacket (Ballestas Islands and Dunes)
  • Sunglasses, cap, sunscreen, repellent.
  • Light shoes.
  • Extra clothes.