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It is generally believed that the Nazca Lines were created nearly 2000 years ago by the indigenous Paraca people, but there are endless theories to explain their origin and use including suggestions that the images were astronomical maps, agricultural calendars, even messages left by visiting aliens. What we do know is that the gigantic images have been fascinating observers since their discovery in the 1930s, and that they can only be fully appreciated from the air. The Paracas National Reservation, and the nearby Ballestas Islands are musts for eco-enthusiasts visiting Nazca Lines-Paracas. Considered one of the richest and most unique ecosystems in the world, the reservation was declared a Natural World Heritage Site by UNESCO, and is the only protected marine area in Peru. Within the Reserve are the spectacular Ballestas Islands, known for its caves and arches is inhabited by thousands bird and mammal species, and animal species. Nazca-Paracas is an exciting and multi-faceted destination which is easily linked to Cuzco, Machu Picchu and other remarkable vacation options.
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Peru destinations:
Machu Picchu  
Sacred Valley  
Lake Titicaca - Puno  
Tambopata - Amazon  
Amazon River - Amazon  
Nazca Lines - Paracas  
Colca Canyon  
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Featured Nazca Lines - Paracas Itineraries:
Enigmatic Peru, From Nazca Lines to MachuPicchu 7 nights from $2,118 *
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Nazca and Machu Picchu Express 5 nights from $2,383 *
Nazca Lines - Machu Picchu - Lake Titicaca 12 nights from $2,622 *
History-Myths-Legends Nazca-MachuPicchu-Titicaca 9 nights from $2,658 *
More suggested Itineraries:
Southern Circuit by Bus 17 nights from $3,767 *
Peru In Depth 16 nights from $3,827 *
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