The route from Tacna to Nazca takes about 13 hours, going through the distance of 488 mi (785 km). The transportation services Civa and Excluciva cover this route, providing bus tickets from s/. 80 to s/. 170. The buses leave from the Terminal Terrestre of the central area of Tacna in the schedule from 10:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. The arrival of the buses to Nazca will be to the most crowded terminal of the urban area. The climate of Nazca is dry and warm, with sunshine most of the year, with maximum temperatures of 95 °F (35 °C). If you are also looking for return checkout, please ensure to check Nazca to Tacna Bus.
Bus Companies from Tacna to Nazca
The operators provide regulatory bus services from Tacna to Nazca. The buses come with features like trustworthy, punctual and comfortable services at all times. The listed operators offer various types of bus transport services from Tacna to Nazca. Some of the major bus operators between this route are:
The major boarding points in Tacna are mentioned below. These bus-boarding locations can be selected depending on the traveller’s convenience. Please note that these pick-up points vary from one bus operator to another. The boarding points in Tacna are as follows:
Dropping Points in Nazca
The bus stops/halts at a number of drop locations in Nazca. These dropping points usually vary from one operator to another. You can select your ideal drop point in Nazca at the time of ticket booking. Some of the dropping points in Nazca are:
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The first Hispanic settlements in Tacna date from 1572. In the pre-Columbian period, the territory was inhabited by different indigenous communities as the uros, lupacas and camanchacos, until the arrival of the inca Túpac Yupanqui, who conquered Tacna, adding the territory to the Incan Empire. During the colonial period there were indigenous uprisings that would cause the reduction of the population by the Spanish soldiers hands. After the independence in 1821, Tacna would be recognized as the “heroic city” for the role of the city and the locals in the achievement of the Peru’s independence. Inside the history, rich of historical events, Tacna passed from being a Peruvian city to taking part of the Chilean territory, as direct result of the Pacific War (war between Peru and Chile); at this war, part of Tacna had to be given. However, in 1929 Tacna joins again Peru, after more than 50 years being in possession of Chile. In Tacna took place the most important events of the 20th century as the “Tacnazo”, coup d’état where the military government of the president Juan Velasco Alvarado was overthrown.
At the current territory of Nazca flowered on the 1st century A.D. the Nazca culture. The researches and exploration of places and remains left by this culture indicate that this would be a direct continuation of the Paracas culture. Unlike the Paracas, who developed until perfection the textile art, the Nazca were the masters of pottery, standing out also for the hydraulic engineering present in the aqueduct construction (which is still used nowadays) and the impressive geoglyphs, which are known as the Nazca Lines. Between 700 and 900 A.D. took place the decadence of the Nazca culture, due to natural reasons. In 1901, the German archaeolologist Max Uhle discovered the potter legacy of the Nazca, which dates from 200, 500 and 700 D.C. Subsequently, in 1939, the American Paul Kosok would discover, without plnanning it, the Nazca Lines, while he was overflying the desert where they are.