Private tour

From Paracas: Paracas National Reserve Private Tour

From Paracas: Paracas National Reserve Private Tour

From US$ 48 per person

Experience the beautiful Paracas Reserve on the rocky shores of Peru. See where the Paracas desert, the islands, and the sea all meet. Admire the impressive rock formations of this unique geological landscape.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 3 hours
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Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Pickup included
Please, arrive 15 min before the activity starts at your hotel lobby. Pick-up and dropoff services are available to your accommodation within Paracas town and Pisco City. If you are staying in another town which is not listed, please call the local partner at +51 945 716 329 to arrange a pick up with an additional cost.
Wheelchair accessible
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Be amazed by the beauty of Paracas Reserve where the desert, islands, and the sea meet
  • See thousands of migratory birds
  • Discover the region's impressive natural life
Full description
Enjoy the convenience of the being picked up from your hotel in Paracas or Pisco and transferred to the Paracas National Reserve. The reserve was established in 1975 to protect the bird and marine of life of the Paracas Peninsula. Admire the stunning landscape of the peninsula, formed by a saline desert, islands, and the sea. See one to the largest sea lion colonies in the world. Marvel at the numerous birds along the coastline. Learn about the reserve by visiting the visitor center, which has exhibits about the local flora and fauna. Drive to an area where a great natural rock formation once stood known as the Cathedral. Unfortunately, the Cathedral was destroyed during a 2007 earthquake. Enjoy amazing views of the desert, the blue ocean, and thousands of sea birds. Visit Playa Roja and Lagunillas Beach. After your tour finishes, return to your hotel.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off in Paracas and Pisco
  • Bilingual guide in English/Spanish
  • Water
  • Entrance fee (11 Peruvian Soles per person, in cash only)
  • Food and drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Oversize luggage
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Alcohol and drugs

Know before you go

  • Please note, the entrance fees to the Paracas National Reserve must be paid in-person on the day of the tour in cash with Peruvian Soles.
  • It is recommended that you bring some Peruvian Soles for the payment of the local fee.
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Fantastic desert places to the sea exceptional colors.

Ambrosio the guide explained us with passion history and described the wonderful nature of the reserve. If you make the trip try to have lunch in the reserve to the lagoon fresh fish

September 8, 2019

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