lima fog oases

Fog oases are common along the Peruvian coast, an unique ecosystem created by the wind, temperature of the sea and winter.
Lima city had lost many of them because of the growth of the city, even that there are still some spots surviving. This is one of them.
And most important thing is that this ambience only exists from mid July to mid October in a regular year.
So get ready to shoot birds, insects, flowers, landscapes.

WHAT KIND OF PHOTOS WE DO?
Landscapes, birds, insects, flowers, some people.

WHEN TO GO?
From July to October that is the time with more wild life.

WHAT TO TAKE?
Trekking shoes are better, plus trekking poles if they help you to keep in balance. Remember in winter the ground becomes a bit wet.
Long sleeves and a windvest for temperatures of 13C and prepared for some drizzle.
Food: just some snacks and water.

HOW MUCH TIME DOES IT TAKE?
A hike in the area may take 3 to 4 hours, moving slow, stopping for photos.
Best hours in the season is to leave the city from 9am, that way we may have the chance to clear and dry a bit the day.
Add aound of 3 hours of total transportation to complete 7-8 hours.

OPTIONS: If requested we may add earlier in the morning (at extra cost) visits to Pachacamac Ruins and Museum, Villa Wetlands (birding) and other areas of the valley, and cosnider to lunch at Pachacamac district.

Duration: 3-4 hours on destination plus 3 hours of transportation.
Season: All the year / Best in afternoon.
EASY HIKING LEVEL
Lenses: Wide angle / 24-105 mm / 300mm+ / Macro
LANDSCAPE, BIRDING AND/OR NATURE PHOTOGRAPHY

PHOTOGRAPHERS TIPS:
– Winter has low light conditions, so bringing a tripod may be a smart choice.

Rates in US Dollars (USD) or Soles (PEN) at exchange rate

WHAT WE INCLUDE: Private transportation from/to our office. Take a taxi app. Leaded by a Professional Photographer.
NOT INCLUDED: Meals, entrance fees, local guides on sites, tips. assistant, hiking poles.

Rates in US Dollars (USD) or Soles (PEN) at exchange rate

WHAT WE INCLUDE: Pick up / drop off to/from Hotel in Miraflores or Barranco districts. Other districts ask. Leaded by a Professional Photographer.
NOT INCLUDED: Meals, entrance fees, local guides on sites, tips. assistant, hiking poles.

RESERVE your photo trip

    Save the date with 50 USD.

    Booking procedure:
    After pre booking by the web form, or contact us by whatsapp, chat or email, please send a list with names, passport numbers, tour date, meeting point and any request you think could be important, as kind of things you want to photograph, personal style, personal website, mobility issues, etc.
    Remember we work only with small groups and private services.

    Important:
    Save the date with 50 USD. This advanced payment is not refundable if no show or by any cancellation reason and the remaining balance will be due before or at the time of the scheduled tour.
    At crowdy places, for personal safety reasons is recommended to have a good backpack and never leave your stuff apart from you.
    We allow any kind of cameras.
    Use of sport or very confortable shoes fully recommended.
    Not included meals, drinks, personal expenses, travel/accident insurance, lodging, unless we agreed to include.

    Additionals:
    Trips outside Lima city include the transportation. For trips in the city private transportation support is available under request and extra cost.
    Other timing or arrangements for mobility handicap or extra assistant under request and extra cost.
    Photography lessons and special requests available (ask).

    Conditions:
    1. For better chances to find an open date, requests and bookings must be done at a maximum of 72 hours before tour date.
    2. If cancellation occurs is considered as No Show and booking advanced payment is not subject of refund.