Paracas Peru Ballestas Islands and Paracas National Reserve

Paracas Peru

Paracas Peru is a district located on the south coast of Lima 3 hours by car and 4 hours by bus,

Paracas has a hot climate its attractions are the Ballestas Islands where they inhabit many sea lions, humbolt penguins, and a great variety of birds among them thousands of guaneras birds.

Another attraction in Paracas is the Paracas National Reserve, this placer has a desert geography, rocky, sandy, with a contrast of colors for the minerals found there It also has beautiful beaches to enjoy a relaxing bath in the Pacific Ocean, in the Paracas National Reserve also a civilization that was developed 2500 years ago which bears the name The Paracas Culture this civilization developed in the textile in its famous Paracas mantles this culture also performed the cranial trepanaciones, the lengthening of heads (long heads), the Paracas Natioanl reserve is a coastal desert unique in the entire coast of Peru therefore it is considered as a National Reserve of Paracas a place protected by the Ministry of the Environment.

How to get to Paracas from Lima?

From Lima to Paracas you can leave in Transportation Cruz del Sur at 04:00 am, this is an ideal time if you want to do the tours in Paracas and do the Ballestas Islands Tour and the Paracas Reserve Tour in one day from Lima. Then if you want to travel from Paracas to Lima, you can leave from Paracas on the 12:00 hrs bus. 1:30 p.m., 3:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m. or 7:00 p.m. with Cruz del Sur transportation

The other alternative to travel from Lima to Paracas and take Paracas tours is by Soyuz Peru Bus Transport at 03:30 a.m., and back to Lima, this bus leaves at 4:30 p.m. With these schedules you can also enjoy doing the Paaracas tours.