Ica and Huaccachina (Day 4-6)

Huacachina is quite literally an oasis in the middle of the desert. You can spend your day sand-boarding, climbing up sand dunes or relaxing by the water. Getting to Huacachina: Huacachina is 4.5 hours from Lima Sleeping in Huacachina The accommodation in Huacachina is not fantastic and the pickings are slim. Hotel Salvatierra ( singles from $3 and doubles from
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Nazca (Day 7)

Getting to Nazca: Nazca is 2.5 hours from Inca and Huacachina. (8 hours from Lima 12 hours to Arequipa-the buses to Arequpia usually originate in Lima so you will have to pay the Lima fare. Also beware that violent robberies have occurred on night buses from Nazca to Arequipa) Nazca sits in the heart of the ancient coastal desert
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