day 4: The Ballestas Islands and Buggy at the Oasis of Huacachina
Departure from your hotel towards the port.
You will discover by boat the Ballestas Islands, located in the heart of a bay. Thanks to the Humboldt marine current, which favours the proliferation of plankton, this small archipelago is home to a unique biodiversity.
Thus, during this walk, you will be able to contemplate the local fauna located in a preserved setting such as colonies of sea lions, penguins as well as many species of seabirds.
Lunch at leisure in Paracas.
Departure by private vehicle to Nazca (about 4 hours drive).
Stop along the way to discover a traditional bodega in Ica, where we will discover the production process of Pisco, national alcohol.
You will then continue the road to the Huacachina oasis. Located in the middle of the desert, it is an exceptional spectacle that this water point surrounded by palm trees and dunes, straight out of a comic book.
A funny introduction to buggy riding through the dunes of Huacachina, combined with sandboarding. A pleasant way to discover the desert coast and the refreshing oasis of Huacachina.
You will then continue on the road towards Nazca.
Dinner at leisure in Nazca
Overnight in Nazca.
Steps: South CoastHuacachina OasisBallestas islandNazca