The travel from Ica to Ilo city takes about 14 hours on the highway and the distance you go through is 486 mi (782 km). Excluciva is the main transportation service that offers this route in its more exclusive travel itinerary, with bus tickets from s/. 120 to s/. 140. The buses leave at 8:05 p.m. from the terminal of Av. Lambayeque, in the centre of Ica city. Their destination is the terminal next to the Plaza de Armas of Ilo. The weather in Ilo is dry and warm, with an average temperature of 71 °F (22°C) and there are sunny days most of the year.
Adventure is waiting for you on the desserts of Ica, where the visitors can enjoy the practice of sandboard and the rides in tubular cars on the surroundings of an incredible oasis, on the outskirts of the city. The Huacachina pond is the name of the oasis, and is considered for many as one of the main tourist attractions of Ica, which is a principal wine-making center of the country, because there are numerous countrysides where you can find the most exquisite wine and pisco, both of very high quality and renown at the national and international level.
The port city of Ilo is located at the South-West of Peru. It’s one of the most important cities of the Coast South of Peru owing to its port economical activity, from where different kinds of merchandises are transported to other places inside the country. The main tourist attraction of Ilo is the number of beaches it has on the seashores of the Pacific Ocean. Pozo the Lizas is the most visited beach by tourists and locals, owing to the sans and sea colour that reflect the charm of the Peruvian South. Wawakiki and Jaboncillo are some other beaches that you can not miss.