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Yacht Tour: Swim with Sea Lions

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Yacht Tour: Swim with Sea Lions

20 reviews
Paused until 14 July. To protect the health of our community, Airbnb Experiences in many regions are paused due to COVID-19. Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
4 hours
Group size
Up to 2 people
Includes
Food, Drinks, Tickets, Equipment
Hosted in
English, Spanish
boat ride

Yacht Tour: Swim with Sea Lions

boat ride

Yacht Tour: Swim with Sea Lions

20 reviews
Paused until 14 July. To protect the health of our community, Airbnb Experiences in many regions are paused due to COVID-19. Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
4 hours
Group size
Up to 2 people
Includes
Food, Drinks, Tickets, Equipment
Hosted in
English, Spanish

What you'll do

The tour begins at 10:30 am, the appointment is at the pier of the Plaza Grau, upon arrival you will register to be able to sail, first to the sunken or sunken callao, historical place and part of the Callao archipelago, then you will see the The largest island in the country, then we will cross the fronton island, where the Peruvian Alcatraz is located, 30 minutes later we will arrive at our destination, the Palomino Islands, a natural reserve with more than 5,000 sea lions. On the Palomino island we will be between 30 and 35 minutes, we will organize in groups of 5 around a lifebuoy and we will approach about 20 meters from the island where we will have the opportunity for sea lions to approach us and let them take such photographs close that you will never forget. At the end of the experience you must return to the yacht, during the return trip you can enjoy the beautiful landscapes and the variety of birds that live in the area. The tour lasts a total of 3 hours and we will arrive at the pier of Plaza Grau at approximately 2:30 p.m.

Your host

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Victor

My name is Victor Burga, I am the captain of the Omega yacht where we will go to the Palomino Islands, home of the sea lions and the island with the largest population of sea lions in Peru, I will be your host during the experience of swimming with sea lions . I studied at the Naval Academy of Peru, I graduated as an Officer, this gave me the opportunity to consolidate my skills during activities at sea, such as you will enjoy, I studied Business Administration, knowledge that allowed me to improve my skills in terms of the quality of attention and service to my clients

What's included

Food
Includes a personal snack like drinks and chips
Drinks
Hot and cold drinks will be provided during the return journey from Palomino Island to Puerto del Callao
Tickets
Includes taxes for entry to the reservation
Equipment
The wetsuit is provided for those who wish to swim with the sea lions, also the life jacket and we will take photos and…

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Where you'll be

The Frontón Island, in colonial times, was known as Isla del Muerto, since many people died due to lack of water and food. Cavinzas Islands are a group of islets located in the Callao Sea, northwest of Palomino Islands. They have a length of 385 square meters and are under the influence of the Humboldt current, they have very cold waters.

Availability

Activity advisory

Outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 2 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

What to bring

Towel

More tips

If you are going to swim with the sea lions, you must come with your bath clothes on and bring extra towels and clothes, on the yacht there is a place to change, we have bathrooms, sound equipment and life jackets for everyone, in addition to traveling insured

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Yacht Tour: Swim with Sea Lions
20 reviews
From £36/person
20 reviews
From £36/person