About 62,000 people call Pisco in Ica home.
The national capital Lima is located 130 miles (209 kilometers) northwest of Pisco, while Cusco - Machu Picchu lies 250 miles (402 kilometers) to the east.
There’s no reason to neglect your swing when visiting Pisco; visit Paracas Golf Club, home to the fastest greens the area. Tee off down the excellent fairways, attack the bunkers, then enjoy a few drinks with fellow golf-obsessives in the clubhouse bar.
Broaden your horizons in Pisco by spending some time at the Julio C. Tello Museum. Wander the halls, view the exhibits, and then ask around to locate some of the smaller museums in the vicinity.
The conservation preserves in the vicinity of Pisco show visitors the species of flora and fauna which inhabit the region. Hike around the grounds of Paracas National Reservation and enjoy a trip away from the paved streets.
The Pisco area boasts some generous civic gathering spaces; Pisco Plaza de Armas is a firm favourite with residents and visitors alike. Find a good vantage spot and spend a while watching the passing parade before heading off to explore the area’s other attractions.
When you are in Pisco check out El Chaco Beach, a popular destination for both locals and tourists. On a fine day, this is the place to come to enjoy the sunshine, enjoy long walks and splash in the shallows. Slip on your sunglasses and play along the coast or just enjoy the view.