The Paracas National Reserve is located in the districts of Paracas and Salas. It is a coastal marine ecosystem that has beautiful views to offer the visitor, as well as paradisiacal beaches that allow to fully enjoy the freshness and the radiant sun of this charming place, although in the afternoon the wind of Paracas becomes stronger.
Ballestas Islands - Paracas
Located outside the area of the Paracas National Reserve. These islands are reached from the piers, located in the Paracas district. In the islands inhabits an important variety of birds and sea wolves, easily distinguishable from the comfortable motor boats. A wonderful setting for anyone who admires nature in all its original splendor. It is advisable to have protection for the sun, due to the duration of the tour.
The candelabrum - Paracas
Near the wonderful Paracas National Reserve in Peru, in the port of El Chaco is located on a high cliff of the coast the famous Candelabro, also known as Tridente or Tres Cruces, a geoglyph of more than 177 m. Long and 54 m. Wide (at its base there is a rectangle of 20 by 14 m where there is a large central socavón) with a depth in the sand that fluctuates between 10 and 60 cm.
Julio C.Tell Site Museumo
A visit to the site museum will allow you to appreciate pre-Hispanic objects found in the area during excavations by archaeologist F. Engel in the 60's. A visit to the site museum will allow you to appreciate pre-Hispanic objects found in the area during Excavations to be carried out by the archaeologist.
Península de Paracas
This small coastal peninsula is located in waters of the Pacific Ocean in the central coast of Peru, pertaining to the department of Ica. It is an exceptionally rich sea area, whose outcrops of extremely cold waters produce an abundance of plankton that nourishes fish, crustaceans and mollusks.
Beaches of the Paracas Reserves
The National Reserve of Paracas is known for the great amount of fauna that it owns and for the extensive desert areas that it has, but what also surprises are the incredible beaches that there is in this place. They are lonely beaches, very long and incredibly calm.
Viewpoint of Lobos Marinos
Located 280 Km. From Lima, 33 Km. From Pisco and 12 Km. From the Interpretation Center of the Paracas National Reserve.
Caleta La Mina
There is a way to know Paracas in an unprecedented, unique way. And it is that the visit to this natural space, located less than 300 km south of Lima, is usually limited to the nautical walk to the Ballestas Islands, the sighting of the parihuanas that inspired the liberator San Martin and the route to the Cathedral.