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Ballestas islands tour

Max capacity per boat: 22 guests, private bilingual guide.

Ballestas islands tour

Open top optimizes wildlife spotting. Private dock embarkation.

Ballestas islands tour

Inboard engine minimizes vibrations and splash.

Discover the Ballestas Islands, home to peculiar and diverse coastal fauna. This two-hour journey takes us around several small islands while hearing location cries from sea lions, spotting Humboldt penguins and a wide variety of guano birds. On the way to the islands you will be able to appreciate the magnificence of the “Candelabro” (the Candlestick), an enormous and mysterious geoglyph carved on the desert soil, making this a morning of archeological and natural history discovery.

Activity itinerary and description:

Ballestas islands tour

Depart from the Hotel Paracas, a Luxury Collection Resort dock (8:20 A.M. and 10:20 A.M.) every day.

Ballestas islands tour

Brief stop for appreciation and explanation of the Candelabro.

Ballestas islands tour

45-minute trip around the islands.

Ballestas islands tour

Bilingual guide (English and Spanish).

Ballestas islands tour

Approximate activity time: 2 hours.

Ballestas islands tour

Maximum Capacity:

Ballestas islands tour

Max capacity per boat: 22 guests, private bilingual guide.

Ballestas islands tour

About the vessels:

Ballestas islands tour

4 very comfortable and safe motor boats equipped with Volvo Penta 260 hp turbo diesel inboard motors.

Ballestas islands tour

1 extra boat in case of emergency, according to Peruvian naval regulations.

Ballestas islands tour
Ballestas islands tour

Safety equipment:

Ballestas islands tour

Onboard maritime radio.

Ballestas islands tour

Life jackets.

Ballestas islands tour

Emergency rations.

Ballestas islands tour

Trained and certified captains.

Ballestas islands tour

Recomendations:

Ballestas islands tour

Bring camera

Ballestas islands tour

Sunscreen

Ballestas islands tour

Hat

Ballestas islands tour

Binoculars

Ballestas islands tour

Wind breaker

Ballestas islands tour

Sunglasses

Ballestas islands tour

Take motion sickness pills if sensitive (1 hour before departure).

Ballestas islands tour

Eat a light breakfast (A cup of coffee and a croissant will be ready for you at the dock if you don't).

Ballestas islands tour

We kindly ask guests to arrive at the dock 15 minutes before scheduled departure so we can register all passengers with the Port Authority.

Ballestas islands tour
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