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Nazca Spider - 46 meters in length, positioned in relation to the moon
From high above the Nasca plains, geometric lines etched into the landscape swirl and take shape: a spider and Amazon monkey symbolic of rain, and a hummingbird associated with fertility, among other enigmatic figures.

The Nazca Lines, etched into the desert plains more than 2000 years ago. Maria Reiche, who devoted her life to studying and protecting the lines, believed they were astronomical signposts. Book your Nazca tours today with Fertur!

Several of the figures point toward the solstice. The giant monkey corresponds to the Ursa Major constellation, she found.

Many scientists now believe that several of the geometric figures indicate the location of life-giving water in aquifer channels deep beneath the bone-dry desert floor.

You can ponder this question from a birds-eye vantage point in a soaring plane, one of the world’s most enduring, enigmatic riddles: Why were giant iconic Nazca Lines etched timelessly into the desert plateau?

Booking your flight over the Nazca Lines with Fertur provides a chance to engage with this ancient puzzle from an exceptional perspective. Each curve and line of the geoglyphs below tells a part of a story yet to be fully understood.

For those fascinated by history, culture, or simply the enduring mysteries of ancient civilizations, a flight over the Nazca Lines offers an experience that is both visually stunning and intellectually stimulating.

Contact Fertur Peru for tailored Peru holiday packages featuring the Nazca Lines.
To book your Nazca aerial tour now or consult with us, fill out the “Contact Us” form and a Fertur Peru Travel coordinator will contact you within one working day with detailed information about your fully customizable trip.

    Fertur Peru Travel’s pledge is to offer you top-quality, individualized attention that starts with the planning of your trip and continues through your journey to guarantee a great vacation.

    Nazca Tours 2024: Flight over the Nazca Lines


    Nazca Full Day

    If you only have one day to spare, this Nazca excursion is for you. Depart from Lima’s Cruz del Sur bus station. Then switch to a small plane to fly over the enigmatic Nazca lines.

    Includes:

    Transfer Hotel / Lima´s Bus Station
    Bus Ticket Lima /Nazca/ Lima by Cruz Del Sur Bus
    Over flight Nazca Lines
    English-speaking guides


    Nazca 2 Days – 1 Night

    Overnight lodging in Nazca and wake up fresh to experience your fly-over above the Nazca Lines – one of the world’s most enigmatic sites. Learn about the ancient Nazca culture, the story of Maria Reiche, who dedicated her life to unraveling the mystery of the figures etched into the desert plateau, and the most recent scientific theories about their origin and purpose.

    Includes:

    • Transfer Hotel / Lima´s Bus Station / Hotel
    • Bus Ticket Lima /Nazca/ Lima by Cruz Del Sur Bus
    • Transfer Bus Station / Nazca Hotel / Bus Station
    • Over flight Nazca Lines
    • 01 Night in Nazca + Breakfast
    • Certified English-speaking guide

    Nazca Lines FAQs

    Are there weight restrictions to fly over the Nasca Lines?

    Yes, since 2011 the prop planes used for the fly-overs of the Nazca lines have a stipulated weight limit. Passengers whose weight exceeds 209 pounds (95 kilos) must pay the full 100% fare for an additional seat.

    Who built the Nazca Lines and why?

    The Nazca Lines were built by the Nazca culture, an ancient civilization that inhabited the region. While the content does not specify why they built them, it highlights the significance and complexity of these geoglyphs, suggesting they held important cultural and spiritual meaning for the Nazca people.

    Can the Nazca Lines be seen from the ground?

    Yes, certain images such as the hand and the tree can be viewed from a 39-feet tall lookout tower, providing a grounded perspective of these remarkable geoglyphs. However, to truly appreciate the scale and complexity of the Nazca Lines, a small plane flight over the desert plains is recommended.

    What are five interesting facts about the Nazca Lines?

    1. The Nazca Lines cover an area of approximately 135 miles.
    2. They date back to the 6th century A.D.
    3. The designs include animals, plants, and geometric shapes.
    4. They were created by removing the top layer of reddish-brown pebbles to reveal the lighter soil beneath.
    5. Some of the best-known figures include the hummingbird, the monkey, and the spider.

    To book one of our Nazca Tours now or consult with us, fill out the “Contact Us” form to the right and a Fertur Peru Travel coordinator will contact you within one working day with detailed information about your fully customizable trip. Fertur Peru Travel’s pledge is to offer you top-quality, individualized attention that starts with the planning of your trip and continues through your journey to guarantee a great vacation.

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