Lima/Ica – Sandboarding & Overflight Nazca Lines.
Very early in the morning pick up from the hotel to start the adventure day tour to Ica, located 36 km from Lima in a 4 hours trip. At your arrival, you will visit the Huacachina Lagoon, one of the few natural oases in the country, which combines landscape, dunes, palm trees and huarangos, Ideal for perfect pictures.
Then you will have the opportunity to experiment an exciting tour along the desert and “fly“ above the golden dunes of this breathtaking place, feel the rush of adrenaline, that will make this experience an adventure you will never forget. The adventure begins on the shores of the lake, from this point you will be driven in a buggy through the dunes. Here we ride the buggy through the desert up and down the dunes. The driver will make several stops so you can appreciate the scenery and take pictures. Then the vehicle will go towards the top of a large dune where the guide-instructor will show you the art of sandboarding. Once you are on top of the Dunes you can enjoy this sport safely.
After this adventure, you will be transferred to the airport of Ica to overfly the enigmatic Nazca Lines in a small aircraft and discover their mystery. In this amazing tour, you will gaze these giant figures that the ancient Peruvians left marked on the vast Nazca prairie, proof of the wisdom of our genius ancestors.
Dr. Maria Reiche, German archeologist who dedicated her life to studying the lines described them as the largest astronomical calendar in the world. We will fly over these mysterious images drawn in the sand that represent several animal shapes such as a spider, a monkey, a dog, a humming bird, a condor, amongst others. Their large dimensions reach 50 ft. to 985 ft. in length and one-foot depth. After this enigmatic experience, you will take lunch in a typical restaurant and then return to Lima in a 4 hours trip. Transfer to the hotel. Accommodation in Lima.
Meals: Breakfast and lunch.