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Paracas Explorer - One Day Tours

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PARACAS EXPLORER S.A.C. It is a dedicated tourist service company with a mission visitor to provide Our ​​Customers Offer tour packages , visit the Ballestas Islands, Paracas National Reserve , City Tour Ica, Flight over the Nazca Lines In these...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Av. Paracas Mz. D-Lote 09, Paracas 11201, Peru
+51 56 531487
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ha ha! I've just read some old reviews and people complain that on the speedboat ride to the islands they GOT WET! Ha ha! What a shock!! Well, we took our waterproofs, sat mid-boat, took lots of photos, learnt all sorts of interesting facts from...More

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Paracas Explore... T, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Paracas Explorer - One Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Good morning Dear Tnumlleb, Thank you for the fantastic review. We are very glad you had enjoyed our Ballestas Island Tour. Thanks again and Best regards.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our visit to paracas and this is thanks to them. Very good welcome. Visit of the Islas ballestas: boat in good conditions, comment in good english. Visit of the reserve of paracas in buggy with Davide. Very friendly.

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Paracas Explore... T, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Paracas Explorer - One Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Good morning Dear Julo C Thank you for the great review! It was a pleasure for us. We are very glad you had enjoyed a great time with our team. Thanks again. Kind regards.

Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

We booked this tour through Peru Hop. Around 8am we started to board the boat, and after everybody boarded we left the shore only to stop a few minutes after. Something seems to be broken, alarm beeping sounds kept going. We sat there on the...More

Thank Maria R
Paracas Explore... T, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Paracas Explorer - One Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2018

Dear María Your opinion is very important to us. Please accept our apologies for this unfortunate mechanic incident. Our frequent boat mantenance and passengers safety are really important for us. We are not free of unexpected event, however we'll keep working to improve our services....More

Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Used this company to do a Ballastas Islands trip and transfer to another nearby town. The trip was great and comes highly recommended however both trips ran late and staff weren't open to sharing information as to why we were 45 minutes behind schedule which...More

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Reviewed July 10, 2018

The tour was great, meeting point was easy to find and walking distance to port. In the port, we waited a bit until we boarded the boat. On our way to the islands the captain made few stops and pointed out things, explained the history...More

1  Thank Martin J
Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

Great if you want to get completely soaked with sea water. About an hour is spent travelling to the island and back and the boat is packed full with passengers so all the passengers at the back get totally drenched with sea water. The boat...More

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Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

We did the Ballestas Island tour and it was just scam! The 2 hours tour actually just lasted one and a half hours in which it took 35 minutes to get to the islands and 35 minutes back. As you can see we just had...More

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Reviewed May 29, 2018

Speedboat tour to the Ballestas Island tour was efficient and well run, with good narration. We booked in connection with PeruHop as this was one of their recommended tours. Loved it. We booked separately with Paracas Explorers for the ATV tour of the Paracas Reserve....More

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Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

It's a short and sweet tour of the Ballestas Islands. Professional and knowledgeable guides show you around the island (via boat) and share with you a variety of information about the wildlife and history of the island. If you're in the neighbourhood, take the trip....More

1  Thank Big_sexy97
Reviewed March 1, 2018 via mobile

Even the cruise company calls the port of call is "Pisco/ Peru", you most probably will be docked at the Porto San Martin, about 20 km/ 12 miles distance from PARACAS and about 35 km/  22 miles from Pisco. In case your cruise company offers...More

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