This half-day excursion to Paracas National Reserve is designed for cruise ship passengers looking for a dose of nature and bird watching in Peru. Relax during a drive through some truly dramatic landscapes, along with the chance to see the local flamingo populations.
Pass By: Las Adventure, Paracas, Ica Region
You will be met by our guide at 9:15 am at San Martin Port, after which you'll be transferred to Paracas. From here, you'll leave towards Paracas National Reserve.
During your tour you will learn more about Paracas Reserve by visiting the interpretation center, an interesting building that displays photos and information about all the fauna & flora that populate the area, as well as many other important facts about the Paracas Peninsula.
Afterwards, we will drive throughout a lifeless desert, until we reach an area where a great natural rock formation, known as the Cathedral, once stood. Unfortunately, this old formation did not withstand the 2007 earthquake. After admiring the sights here, you'll visit Playa Roja and Lagunillas Beach for some refreshments.
At the end of the tour you will be return to San Martin Port to re-join your ship