Ballestas Islands Tours and Tambo Colorado from the port of San Martin Pisco:
Emotion Tour Peru offers to all visitor from Cruises pier in the San Martin port in Paracas, an exclusive Ballestas Islands boat tour, a natural marine ecosystem where all travellers can see various sea creatures and birds.
The famous Ballestas Islands are a wonderfull wildlife shrine that is filled with wild birds and another animals, like sea lions and endangered Humboldt penguins.
During this ballestas islands boat tour you will come face-to-face with these sea amazing animals, this is the perfect moment for to catch them with your photographic camara. Occasionally it is even possible to see dolphins and whales. Obviously, this boat tour is a spectacular excursion for animals lovers and bird watchers.
In this Full Day we will know the Inca Ruins Tambo Colorado, located in the Pisco Valley.
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The average temperature in Paracas is 23° C.
We recommend to use rain jacket on autumn and winter.
Don´t eat before Ballestas Islands Tour.
If you travel with your family, we recommend to carry all documents.
At the indicated time you will be picked up from the San Martin harbor in the Paracas Bay.
From 08:30 a.m to 09:00 a.m Our guide will wait for you in the cruises pier with your names in a sign once you had found our guide you will be conduted to our vehicle to start your tour program.
From the cruise pier to Paracas there is a 25 minute journey in our mobility.
Upon arrive in Paracas you will be taken to the tourist pier to leave for the Ballestas Islands.
Ballestas Islands Tour
10:00 a.m At the indicated time we will start the tour to the Ballestas islands (1 hour and 50 minutes by speedboat), during this tour we going to fifteen minutes in the Bay of Paracas to reach a similar figure the Nazca lines known as the candelabrum, here our guide will explain the different theories out there about this enigmatic figure, then fifteen minutes of travel we arrive at the Ballestas Islands where we will see rock formations and a variety of marine species, sea lions, Humboldt penguins, chuitas, guanays, pelicans, oystercatchers tendrils, thousands of sea birds, then arrive at the maternity sea lions, here we will see lots of baby sea lions, then return to the port of Paracas.
Then will be transferred to the local restaurant for lunch. (Lunch on your own).
Inca Ruins Tambo Colorado
Afterwards we will board our transport to go to the ruins of Tambo Colorado.
Duuring the transfer (50 minuts) you will appreciate the valley of Pisco with the pisco river (we trough along the river) plantations and all the Villages on the way.
When you arrive to archeological area you will visit Museum and the protected area with rocky ruins belonging to Inca culture.
Then we will walk (we scort you) a while to the Plaza, Center of local government, representative of Central Power in Cusco. Here there was also offering to God Sun. After we will see the rooms, towers, baños del inca (Inca shower room) also the bathroom for ACCLLAS (chosen ladies for The Inca).
TAMBO COLORADO: it was an Inca settlement based in Pisco valley, on right side of Pisco river.
Its name TAMBO COLORADO is due to predominant color of buildings and all the area.
This is one of the best conserved places in Perú. Tipically tawantinsuyo style in everything also for architecture design. It presents the singularity of been made with “adobe” a sort of artisanal brick. This is an evidence that quechuas engineers were adapting to new coast area they were conquering
It was one of the most important politic center for administration in Inca Government.
It’s a group of mug brick building and artisanal wall here you can find mug maid buildings one of the best conserved in Perú.
After touring the ruins we’ll board our mobility to return for the City of Pisco and see the Plaza de Armas.
Then at the indicated time we will return to cruises pier San Martin.
16:00 hrs Arrive to the cruises pier San Martín Pisco aprox.
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