Ballestas Islands & Paracas National Reserve (Half Day)

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Tour Details

The Ballestas Islands are a group of small islands located off the coast of Peru in the Pacific Ocean. The islands are home to various species of marine wildlife, including sea lions, penguins, and numerous species of seabirds. The Ballestas Islands are also known for their large deposits of guano, a nutrient-rich bird droppings that were historically harvested for use as fertilizer.

The islands are a popular tourist destination, and visitors can take boat tours to observe the wildlife and explore the islands. The islands are also home to the Paracas National Reserve, a protected area that is home to a variety of rare and endangered species.

The Ballestas Islands are a beautiful and unique destination that offers visitors a chance to experience the beauty and diversity of the Peruvian coastline. With its rich marine life, stunning scenery, and diverse wildlife, the Ballestas Islands are a must-visit destination for any traveler.

Why visit the Ballestas Islands & Paracas with Peru Vive Travel?

Peru Vive Travel is an experienced tour operator that specializes in customizing unique and memorable trips to Peru. We offer a wide range of services, from planning personalized itineraries and providing knowledgeable guides to arranging transportation and accommodation. Our experienced team of travel experts are dedicated to providing exceptional customer service and creating unforgettable journeys.

Departure & Return Location

Paracas hotel transfer.

Departure Time

8:30 am


  • Paracas hotel transfer.
  • Entrance fees.
  • Transportation by bus or minibus.
  • Boat tour to the Ballestas Islands.
  • Professional tour guide.

Not included

  • Hotel in Paracas.
  • Meals
  • Any private expenses.
  • Travel insurance.
  • Tips.

Recommended to carry

  • Original passport.
  • Sunscreen.
  • Sunglasses.
  • Peruvian soles in cash.
  • Water bottle and snacks.
  • Camera.

Half DayBallestas Islands & Paracas

At 8:30 in the morning, we will pick you up from your accommodation in Paracas. Then, we’ll take a trip to the neighborhood harbor to catch a boat to the stunning Ballestas Islands. We’ll be sailing close to Peru’s coastline. We will see the Paracas Chandelier, a remarkable geoglyph carved into a mountain during the first part of the journey.

You will be able to appreciate the Ballestas Islands’ impressive biodiversity once we get there. Numerous species of seabirds as well as penguins and sea lions will be visible.

Around 10:00 am, we will be arriving back at the Paracas port. We’ll take you back to your hotel in Paracas once we arrive there.


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