See penguins and sea lions in their natural habitat.
Paracas, one of the biggest protected deserts in America.
Incredible views of desert meeting the ocean - Paracas.
Bilingual, onboard guide during the whole day trip.
Convenient hotel pickup & drop off from your Paracas hotel.
About this activity
What's included, what's not
2-hour speedboat tour to Ballestas Islands
Roundtrip transportation to and from your Paracas hotel
Live commentary in English and Spanish.
Tourist tax for Ministery of Environment USD 5 per Person.
Know Before You Book
Not wheelchair accessible.
If you are prone to motion sickness, please take necessary precaution.
Roundtrip transportation is available from most Paracas hotels. Please arrange pickup from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation.
Childrens 3 years old and younger are not allowed.
What you can expect
Come to Paracas and enjoy its marine fauna in a fantastic excursion by speedboat, you will also see
a mystery symbol called Candelabro which was carved in the cliff of the Paracas peninsula centuries
ago by an unknown tribe.
In Ballestas Islands, you will have the chance to watch a fabulous sea life very closely, like a big colony of sea lions on the sea and the rocks. It is also possible to watch some groups of Humboldt penguins in small caves.
On top of the island, you can see hundreds or thousands of guaneras birds (a kind of birds that makes guano for export) like whimbrel, Inca tern, Peruvian booby, surfbird, guanay cormorant, pelican, seagull, etc.
You will also see a mystery symbol called Candelabro which was carved in the cliff of the Paracas peninsula centuries ago by an unknown tribe.