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Yumaque Beach

Paracas National Reserve, Paracas 11550, Peru
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Dramatic beach

Yumaque Beach is halfway between two famous and popular sites on the Paracas Peninsula: the... read more

Reviewed 29 November 2017
Brun066
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Florence, Italy
Walk through the Desert

Felt like a different time, enjoyed hiking into the solitude of this park. The immense emptiness is... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2017
Micayla C
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Otavalo, Ecuador
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Paracas National Reserve, Paracas 11550, Peru
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Reviewed 29 November 2017

Yumaque Beach is halfway between two famous and popular sites on the Paracas Peninsula: the so-called "La catedral" spot with its rocky collapsed arch, on the south, and the Lagunillas fishing port with its fish restaurants, on the north. Compared to other beaches, this one...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2017

Felt like a different time, enjoyed hiking into the solitude of this park. The immense emptiness is felt while walking without any houses in sight.

Thank Micayla C
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Reviewed 25 April 2017

We visited this beach twice during our stay in Paracas. It's wide and sandy with long breakers crashing on to the sands and was mostly deserted both times. We paddled at the water's edge, but weren't brave enough to swim - the water looks quite...More

Thank Hilary M
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

During our trip the water was too cold to swim in, but that didn't stop my spouse and I from visiting this beach twice during our week long Paracas stay. Soft sand to walk and play in with shells (if driving yourself, don't park too...More

Thank Rachael A
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Reviewed 8 August 2016

You will be stunned by the variety of colors here...the remoteness of being here by yourself cannot be beat. Lots of birds here too including Peruvian Boobies, Peruvian Vultures. Best on a sunny day to bring out the colors.

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Reviewed 12 January 2016

I saw many locals were there. It is located in the park. It doesn't seem for tourists, but good for locals.

Thank 8Oiseaux
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