Nazca and Paracas
Extend you adventures in Peru by adding on this Nazca and Paracas 6 day journey - the perfect addition to Signature Peru.
Discover the rich Peruvian coast as you travel from Lima, Peru. Visit the Ballestas Islands colloquially known as the "Poor Man's Galapagos," an island group in the Humboldt current where you will find Sea Lions, Humboldt Penguins and an impressive array of bird life. Enjoy the coastal resort town of Paracas, perhaps sample the local ceviche (typical fish dish), and pisco sours.
A highlight is sure to be the famous UNESCO World Heritage listed Nazca Lines - take a flight over these mysterious Nazca Lines and learn about the ancient culture.
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The Nazca Lines are some of the most mysterious finds of ancient Peru - take a flight over pre-Columbian geoglyphs etched into desert sands, spot a hummingbird, a condor geoglyph and more!
Take a cruise to the Ballestas Islands, a group of small islands near the town of Paracas, also known as the "Poor Man's Galapagos," See incredible wildlife such as marine birds, sea lions and penguins.
Learn about Nazca culture and appreciate a beautiful collection of pottery, painted textiles, mummies and more. On another note, this is a great area to try the famous alcoholic cocktail of Peru - the Pisco Sour!