The coastal town of Paracas is a lively beach spot and a base from which to discover the Nazca lines, the exceptional wildlife of the Ballestas Islands and the 335,000 hectares of the Paracas Natural Reserve. Diverse ecozystems of desert dunes, rocky bays and cliffs provide a rich habitat for dolphins, penguins and sea lions, as well as rare marine birds.
Take a flight over the mysterious shapes of the Nazca Lines, a boat out to the Ballestas Islands and a 4x4 to the Paracas Natural Reserve before relaxing with a well-deserved, locally distilled Pisco Sour.
Hotel Paracas, A Luxury Collection Resort
Paracas, Lima and the Desert Coast, Peru
Hotel Paracas, A Luxury Collection Resort on Peru’s central coast, offers contemporary accommodation with a private dock, range of dining options and tranquil spa. Ideally placed for exploring the wildlife-rich Ballestas Islands nearby.
Family Fun in Peru
Lima, Amazon, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco
Peru offers the perfect introduction to South America for families. There's a diverse selection of activities on offer, family-friendly accommodation, and bucket-list highlights. This fun itinerary combines wildlife, culture and adventure, taking in Peru's Amazon rainforest, tours of the Sacred Valley and the iconic Inca ruins of Machu Picchu.
Lima, Paracas, Arequipa, Colca Canyon, Cusco, Lima
How do you want to spend a two-week vacation? If the answer involves hurtling across vast sand dunes and seeing penguins and llamas up close, this adventure tour in Peru is for you. You'll explore the lost city of Machu Picchu and see the impressive Colca Canyon before tucking into delectable cuisine at some of Lima's most celebrated eateries.