Nazca
in Provincia de Nazca of Ica, Peru

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-14.831 and -74.939 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -14° 49' 51" and W -74° 56' 20"
Currency and Currency Code:
Sol - PEN
Spoken languages:
Spanish, Quechua, Aymara
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 02:03 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: America/Lima
UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:00 am and 6:23 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
14.834 and 105.049 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ban Non That
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for Peru in South America

Safety Score: 3,3 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Peru.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Peru. Last Update: 2024-02-29 08:24:55

Delve into Nazca

Nazca in Provincia de Nazca (Ica) with it's 23,556 habitants is located in Peru about 238 mi (or 384 km) south-east of Lima, the country's capital town.

Current time in Nazca is now 02:03 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named America / Lima with an UTC offset of -5 hours. We know of 7 airports close to Nazca. The closest airport in Peru is Maria Reiche Neuman Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 4 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Lines and Geoglyphs of Nasca and Pampas de Jumana in a distance of 108 mi (or 173 km), North. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: El Ingenio, Tambo Quemado, Changuillo, Llipata and Palpa. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 81 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 60%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (3 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 97% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Thursday, 29th of February 2024

27°C (81 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 1st of March 2024

29°C (83 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Saturday, 2nd of March 2024

28°C (83 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Don Agucho Hotel

Address
0,1 mi
Av. Los Maestros No. 100
Nazca
Peru

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Kunan Wasi

Address
0,3 mi
Calle Arica 419
Nazca
Peru

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Nasca Trails B&B

Address
0,4 mi
Calle Fermin del Castillo 637
Nazca
Peru

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 07:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Sol y Dunas

Address
0,5 mi
Avenida Circunvalación 1285
0000 Nazca
Peru

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Casa Hacienda Nasca Oasis

Address
0,6 mi
Km 449 Panamericana Sur
Nazca
Peru

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Nuevo Cantalloc

Address
1,6 mi
Hacienda Cantayo s/n Nasca
Nazca
Peru

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


La Posada de Don Hono

Address
0,3 mi
Av. Maria Reiche n 112
Nazca
Peru

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Sol del Sur

Address
0,4 mi
Av.Guardia Civil 120
Nazca
Peru

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Los Andes Hotel

Address
0,4 mi
Calle Jose María Mejia No. 108
Nazca
Peru

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Pirwa Nazca Hostel

Address
0,5 mi
Avenida Juan Matta 611
Nazca
Peru

Time Information

Checkout: 09:00 - Checkin: 11:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Nazca Lines Explained Explored An Introduction To An Enigma

Published: December 08, 2012
Length: 01:33 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Brett Kitchens

Nazca, lines, explained, explored, a short introduction, http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/700 Lines and Geoglyphs of Nasca and Pampas de Jumana Description Maps Documents Gallery...


Nazca Çizgileri - Uzaylıların Hava Sahası Mı?

Published: March 20, 2015
Length: 46:30 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TARiH ve BiLiM PLATFORMU

Nazca Çizgileri, Güney Peru'daki Nazca Çölü'nde bazı canlı biçimlerini ya da çeşitli geometrik biçimleri betimler tarzda yere çizilmiş, bazıları kilometrelerce uzunlukta olan...


El Misterio de las Líneas de Nazca, Perú

Published: July 31, 2013
Length: 30:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Piet de Vaan

www.globetrekker.nl In the picture with the captain and soon we were in a (very hot) four passenger aircraft. 0 co-pilot explained and we had our seat belts. We had headphones on. In it we...


Reencuentro de padre e hijo luego de 60 años en Nazca Perú

Published: July 06, 2012
Length: 03:23 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: David Nostas El Buscapersonas Latino

A Julio Cueto Taipe (63) la vida le permitió ver a su padre don Lauro Cueto Alvarez (88) tras 60 años de separación.


Les lignes de Nazca, Pérou - Tout Pérou Blog Forum

Published: September 03, 2013
Length: 41:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Tout Pérou

Blog-Forum Tout Pérou : http://toutperoublogforum.com/# L'espace d'échange gratuit et sans pub dédié au Pérou pour les voyageurs francophones. Vol au-dessus des lignes de Nazca au Pérou.


GEOGLYPHS OF NAZCA - DEPICTION OF DRAGON?

Published: February 21, 2012
Length: 20:00 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Quetzalcoatl21022012

http://geolines.ru/eng/publications/NAZCA-LINES/NAZCA-LINES_95.html.


Tour pyramids Cahuachi and Sanboard in Nazca

Published: December 10, 2013
Length: 05:39 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Nazca Lines

http://AlegriaToursPeru.Com.


Tours to San Fernando,Nazca-Peru

Published: December 21, 2013
Length: 00:12 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Nazca Lines

http://alegriatoursperu.com-


Nazca Pottery - Nazca keramik - Peru

Published: August 06, 2012
Length: 23:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: larswed

La Cerámica de Nazca. Nazca pottery in Peru. Nazca keramik i Peru. Information in Spanish and Swedish. Information på Spanska och Svenska.


Volando En Nazca

Published: June 23, 2014
Length: 35:28 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Alvaro Pimentel

Gopro 3.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Nazca

Nazca (sometimes spelled Nasca) is a city and a system of valleys on the southern coast of Peru, and the name of the region's largest existing town in the Nazca Province. It is also the name applied to the Nazca culture that flourished in the area between 100 BC and AD 800. They were responsible for the Nazca Lines and the ceremonial city of Cahuachi; they also constructed an impressive system of underground aqueducts named Puquios, that still function today.

Located at -14.8289, -74.9436 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Archaeological sites in Peru, Geography of Peru, Populated places in the Ica Region

Nazca Plate

The Nazca Plate, named after the Nazca region of southern Peru, is an oceanic tectonic plate in the eastern Pacific Ocean basin off the west coast of South America. The ongoing subduction, along the Peru-Chile Trench, of the Nazca Plate under the South American Plate is largely responsible for the Andean orogeny. The Nazca Plate is bounded on the west by the Pacific Plate and to the south by the Antarctic Plate through the East Pacific Rise and the Chile Rise respectively.

Located at -14.8289, -74.9436 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tectonic plates, Geology of Chile, Natural history of South America, Geology of the Pacific Ocean

Nazca Province

The Nazca Province (Spanish: Provincia de Nazca) is one of five provinces of the Ica Region of Peru. The capital of the province is the city of Nazca.

Located at -14.8289, -74.9436 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article

Nazca District

Nazca District is one of five districts of the province Nazca in Peru.

Located at -14.8328, -74.9361 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article

Maria Reiche Neuman Airport

The Maria Reiche Neuman Airport is a small airport near Nazca, Ica region, Peru. The airport receives small number of charter domestic flights. The main use of the airport is for touristic flights over the Nazca lines. The airport is named after Maria Reiche.

Located at -14.8542, -74.9611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Peru, Ica Region


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Nasca, Nazca, Наска, Provincia de Nazca, NZC, ნასკა, Naska, Płaskowyż Nazca, Placa de Nazca, 納斯卡