Ballestas Islands Boat Tour

Take a speed boat ride to Ballestas Islands, and observe the marine life, including sea lions, penguins, and many many birds. During this tour, you’ll learn about the history of Paracas, the towns famous “bird poop”, and the “Mystery Chandelier”. You’ll be accompanied by a Bilingual Tour Guide onboard to answer any questions you may have.

The boat tour last about 2 hours, so take a moment to enjoy the beautiful islands around you and once you arrive back to Paracas you are free to continue on your own or with your group.

Tour Details

📅 Schedule: Monday to Sunday
🌞7:50 or 9:50
🕐 Duration: 2 hours.
🌎 Language: English and Español.
💰 Price: $20 USD.

Meeting Point

📍Meeting Point: Click For Map


📌 Go to Meeting Point
📌 Take an amazing speed boat ride to the Ballestas Islands.
📌 Spend time observing the wildlife (birds and sealions, penguins etc.).
📌 Return back to the mainland.
📌 Tour ends.


❗️Bring sunscreen, sunglasses, a wind jacket and water to stay hydrated during your tour.
❗️The Port could be closed due to weather conditions, the decision is made by the Navy and applies for all tour operators and travel agencies. If the Port is closed, the tour continues on a visit to the National Reserve.
❗️Please keep in mind that during Peruvian holiday/vacation weeks tours might be busier than usual due to increased number in visitors. The duration and pricing of the tour may vary, this is not just with us but with all tour operators across the country.
❗️The success of this experience relies on teamwork, please, always be on time.


🧍🏽 Certified Bilingual Tour Guide
🎟️ Entrance Ticket
🦺 Life Jacket

Not Included

💵 Gratuities


  • Book in advance.
  • Send us a direct message if you want to make a last minute reservation, after 22:00 the previous night.

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