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Mystery Peru

#3 of 20 Tours in Nazca
Certificate of Excellence
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Address: Calle Simon Bolivar 221, Nazca, Peru
Phone Number: +51 56 522379

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Day trip from Lima

A group of 3 of us did the day trip from Lima. We were picked up at 4:15 am (promptly) and drove to the Paracas dock. Our driver only spoke Spanish, but we were able to... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Amber S
Lansing, Michigan
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Lansing, Michigan
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23 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A group of 3 of us did the day trip from Lima. We were picked up at 4:15 am (promptly) and drove to the Paracas dock. Our driver only spoke Spanish, but we were able to communicate. A coordinator who spoke English was in the other car. The driving was a little reckless at times (as it was with all... More 

Thank Amber S
Orlando, Florida
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a long layover in Lima on a flight to Punta Arenas, and were hopeful we could get a few hours tour in the city since we weren't going to have time during our trip to visit again. Mystery Peru does a tour that leaves right from the airport, designed for layovers. What a treat! There's luggage storage at... More 

Thank mindij88
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We had a great trip, visited beautiful places and had a great driver, Ricardo. Lots of credits go to Ricardo!

Thank YvonRob85
Leiderdorp, The Netherlands
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331 reviews
152 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

We booked a tour in a group but it turned out to be a private tour with a (nice) guide in a private taxi. Due to the horrible traffic it took us 90 minutes to get from miraflores to the old town and the same to get back. So we had 90 minutes left for the city center by night... More 

Thank gogogoAmsterdam
Vancouver Island, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

The Mystery Peru two day/one night trip to Ica, Huacachina, Ballestas Island and Paracas Reserve far exceeded my expectations and was worth every penny. We had private transport from Lima and I could not say enough positive things about our driver Ricardo. Although he did not speak English, and we did not speak Spanish, we were able to communicate. He... More 

Thank cr0ss146
Sydney, Australia
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136 reviews
82 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

Mystery Peru was simply amazing - especially our guide, Juan Carlos who got us to the top of this 2070m high sand dune after an almost 4 hour hike! Many people don't make it - and Mystery Peru warned us about that - so it was especially rewarding when we did. Our guide was simply amazing and encouraged us (aka... More 

Thank Aussie_Travel_Writer
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016

I have decided to book this trip for 2 persons after a thorough on-line research. I found this package quite expensive (about 450 USD per person) but in the end, I feel that it was worth it, compared to all the hustle and difficulties we have avoided if doing this trip on our own. First of all, it turned out... More 

Thank Przemek-Polska
Bethesda, Maryland
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5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

We hired mystery peru for a tour of the Larco and Anthropology Museum. There was a power failure at the Anthropology Museum, but our driver worked hard to find a good alternative and we ended up at the Huaca Pullana pyramid, savig the tour. The driver was polite and helpful.

3 Thank Jim S
New York
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38 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2015

Went to Peru for business and had a day to plan trip so a colleague and I decided to take a day trip to Huacachina. It was an experience for sure! It is a 3-4 hour drive from Lima to the town of Ica where the tour takes place. During the drive we made one pit stop for a bathroom... More 

Thank uraqc
Vancouver, Canada
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6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015

We booked the flight over the Nasca lines. They were very organized and easy to deal with. They had someone pick us up in the morning to take us to the airport. The flight was short but an incredible experience and difficult to document but worthwhile! We were then taken back to our hotel. We definitely enjoyed the flight over... More 

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