Ballestas Islands Tour

We pick you up at the hotel in Ica and transfer you to the Tourist Pier in Paracas. We will board the…

Tour Overview

Tour Description

We pick you up at the hotel in Ica and transfer you to the Tourist Pier in Paracas. We will board the glider to begin the excursion of almost 2 hours, towards the Ballestas Islands. We will observe the Candelabra and also a diversity of marine fauna, such as the Humboldt Penguins and Sea Wolves among others. We return to the pier to walk around the bay, take pictures, buy handicrafts or breakfast. We return to our place of origin.


  • Kids from 5 years of age pay as adults
  • Duration: 06 hours approximately


  • Departure days: Every day
  • Meeting: Pick up from your hotel
  • Departure and return times: 06:00 and 11:00 hours approximately


  • 06:30 Hrs – Hotel pick up and transfer to Paracas
  • 07:45 Hrs – Arrival and Embarkation on the Glider
  • 08:15 Hrs – Ballestas Islands Tour: Candelabra, Peruvian Marine Flora and Fauna
  • 10:00 Hrs – Departure and Disembarkation of the Glider
  • 10:30 Hrs – Transfer to the City of Ica


  • Transport for the whole tour
  • Official Bilingual Tour Guide
  • Ballestas Islands Tour
  • Entrance tickets
  • Personalized attention
  • First Aid Kit

Not Included:

  • Food.
  • Personal Expenses

Tour Highlights


  • All people must carry their ID OR PASSPORT at all times
  • Once the reservation is made, it can be transferred and endorsed 3 days in advance; however, date changes or cancellations will not be accepted
  • We strongly suggest to be at the departure locations in time and to follow the instructions of the tour coordinator

Know before you go


  • Light coat for the morning
  • Sun block, sunglasses, hat or cap
  • Light clothing and footwear

Meeting Point

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