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Islas Ballestas, Paracas

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Explore the natural beauty of Peru as you walk around Islas Ballestas, home to an abundance of wildlife and one of the country's ancient mysteries. Hire a boat to take you to the island while watching for dolphins and sea lions along the way. On the island, take a walk around the beaches, lagoons, and sand dunes. Keep your eyes peeled for a multitude of migrant birds. While walking through the dunes, you'll see a large geoglyph in the shape of a candelabra. Make Islas Ballestas a part of your Paracas vacation plans using our Paracas trip itinerary builder.
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  • It is one of the places of Peru without much intervention from the man, place of life and of others to transit of many marine species, if van Paracas considers a "duty" to go to this place
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  • Excellent tour to discover the wonders of nature. A bit of patient at the port before turning to the small boats that bring you to the Islands.
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  • If they are in Paracas Ballestas Islands is a place not to be missed! the boats surrounded by rock formations where sea lions and various birds are. Recommended!
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