Since the 4th of February until the 12th of February, the municipality of Marcona is hosting the 15th edition of the Marcona’s Tourist Week.
Marcona is situated in the Ica Region and with this tourist campaign; the town gives tourists the chance to get to know the Guano Islands and Capes National Reserve System. Their objective is to promote these natural protected areas as the perfect destination for nature, adventure and culture.
The Guano Islands and Capes National Reserve System is the third marine protected area in Peru and forms part of the Humboldt Current marine ecosystem along the Peruvian and Chilean coast. Different kinds of fish, sea birds and marine mammals are living here.