Huacachina Oasis & Mini-Galapagos! Most reviewed company in Peru!

Huacachina Oasis & Mini-Galapagos! Most reviewed company in Peru!

The # 1 Thing to do in Lima with the Most Reviewed Tour Operator in Peru!

This MUST-DO tour with Peru Hop includes the following:

1. A once-in-a-lifetime visit to Huacachina Desert Oasis with free time to explore the Oasis
2. Dune Buggy up & Sandboard finishing with a spectacular Sunset view in the middle of the Desert.
3. A trip to the Mini-Galapago’s in Paracas! Boat out to The Ballestas Islands to see Sealions, Penguins & more in their natural habitat.
4. Try Ceviche with a view of the Pacific Ocean or maybe Lomo Saltado and Pisco Sour at the Oasis
5. LUXURY Bus with onboard Restrooms (no other company offers this), free popcorn & classic movies for the way back to Lima!
6. Onboard local Peruvian team, fluent in English, to give you insider tips and advice

This is a long day so ensure you travel with a company with the most comfortable buses!

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Miraflores District, Lima Peru

Depart from Lima around 6:00 am, direct to Paracas, arriving around 9:45 am.

Stop At: Paracas, Paracas, Ica Region

Arrive in Paracas around 9:45 am, you will then go with your guide to port to board the boat for the tour to Ballestas Island.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Islas Ballestas, Paracas 11660 Peru

Take a speedboat out to the Ballestas Islands to see penguins and sea lions in their natural habitat. – Paracas

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Huacachina, Huacachina, Ica Region

Depart from Paracas to Huacachina at 1:30 pm, arriving around 2:45.

You will have free time until 4:00 pm, when the buggy and sandboarding tour starts.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Huacachina, Huacachina, Ica Region

Dune Buggy up and Sandboard down the biggest sand dunes at the only desert oasis in South America.

Duration: 2 hours

Pass By: Miraflores, Miraflores, Arequipa Region

Arrive back in Lima around 11:45 pm, we will drop your off at your accommodation.

Informacion Adicional
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Near public transportation"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"Not recommended for pregnant travelers"
"Most travelers can participate"
"We pick up from hotels and hostels located in Miraflores, Barranco, San Isidro and some in Lima downtown."
"Bring sunscreen, it is hot all year round in Paracas and Huacachina."
"Food is not included, although we have discounts in many restaurants."
"See itinerary for hour by hour plan."
"Minimum age for the buggy and sandboarding tour is 7 years"
"The bus will arrive back in Lima around 11:30 pm - midnight"
"The Only company with Luxury Buses for the long journey, others use small vans"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travelers"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"

Start Time: 05:30 AM
Duration: 16 Hours
Start location: Traveler pickup is offered
View the pickup list when booking to see if your hotel is included among the pickup points. If it is not on the list, choose “I'll decide later" or "My hotel is not on the list" and after booking let us know where you are staying. We will inform you whether we can pick you up directly at your hotel, or the nearest alternative.

-Pick ups from hotels/hostels in San Isidro: between 5:05 am and 5:15 am
-Pick ups from hotels/hostels in Miraflores: between 5:15 am and 6:00 am
-Pick ups from hotels/hostels in Barranco: between 6:00 am and 6:20 am
-Pick ups from hotels/hostels in the Airport will be confirmed via chat

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • Pick up and drop off at your hotel
  • 2-hour boat tour to the Ballestas Island
  • 2-hour Sandboarding and dune buggy tour
  • Huge Luxury Peru Hop Bus to sit back and relax
  • Friendly onboard Bilingual Guide to assist and advise
  • Free Time to explore Huacachina Desert Oasis
  • All Taxes & Fees – no hidden charges
  • The Only company with Luxury Buses for the long journey, others use small vans
  • Entry/Admission - Islas Ballestas

Not Included

  • Food and drinks


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