This Lima city tour is perfect if you don’t have much time but want to see some of the main places to see in downtown Lima. In 4 hours, you will visit some of Lima’s beautiful old buildings, learn more about its history and also observe the changing of the guard at the Plaza de Armas. This guided city tour is the perfect way to see the “must-see places” that you probably wouldn’t find on your own in a short period of time.
This half-day walking tour will immerse you in the culture of Lima. Take in the incredible views of the city from the top of a bell tower, admire the impressive colonial architecture and prepare to be fascinated by the history of this city.
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- Authentic city tour of Lima to truly experience Peruvian culture
- Two different options for the morning program according to the group’s interests
- Afternoon program to immerse yourself in the domestic life, problems and culture of Lima.
- Learning from the locals
- Duration: 5 hours
- Departures: Daily departures from Lima Peru at 9.00am or 2.00pm
- Activities: You will visit Colonial and Modern Lima.
- Hotel:Not included, available upon request
- Meals Not included, available upon request
- Customizable:YES, do not hesitate to ask for additional services.
Tour Lima in a way that opens your eyes to the rich cultural legacy that has been cultivated in Peru over thousands of years and several civilizations. Tour Lima in a way that opens your eyes to the rich cultural legacy that has been cultivated in Peru over thousands of years and several civilizations. An expert local guide will open the doors to the past on these historical and cultural tours of Lima. In addition to the morning group tour, you can also book private tours of the city of Lima. And just in case you’re wondering, the tours are timed to perfectly complement the stops and details covered in our Lima gourmet tours so that in one full day, you can experience the full Lima experience and get to know the whole of southern Peru
Lima City Tour
ANCESTRAL LIMA | THE BEST PLACES IN PERU
City Tour in Lima, we start our tour in Miraflores with a panoramic view of the “Pucllana Pyramid”, a magnificent ceremonial and archaeological center built in the 4th century A.D. and considered “sacred village” by the Incas.
We visit the Historic Center of Lima, where you will appreciate more than fifty monuments and colonial buildings, highlighting the Paseo de la Republica, Plaza San Martin, Plaza Mayor, the Government Palace, the Archbishop’s Palace, the Cathedral Basilica, the Municipal Palace and others.
We visit the MUSEUM OF THE CENTRAL RESERVE BANK*, where you will appreciate the “Treasures of Peru Collection”, a select exhibition of gold objects, ceramics and textiles from various pre-Columbian cultures. Also appreciate the MONUMENTAL CONJUNTO DE SAN FRANCISCO, which is the largest sample of colonial religious art in America. The visit to its subway crypts known as “Catacombs” is a highlight.
Visit the most traditional residential areas of Lima, El Olivar de San Isidro, Miraflores and Larcomar.
*Museum of the Central Reserve Bank, closed to the public Saturday and Sunday afternoon. Closed all day on Mondays.
Duration of tour: 4 Hrs. (approximately)
Departure Time: 9:50 a.m. / 2:50 p.m.
- Roundtrip transfers from hotels in San Isidro and Miraflores
- Guided tours in English or Spanish
- Extra expenses
- Comfortable shoes and clothing
- Money for personal expenses.
Why choose Andino Tours Peru
WHY ANDINO TOURS PERU?
We are a travel agency tour operator located in the city of Cusco, we have tourism professionals dedicated to quality service.
Our team is integrated by professionals with experience and responsibility to meet each of the requirements of our passengers and offer the best moments and unforgettable trips during their estimated travel time.
why travel ANDINO TOURS PERU?
Our company is legally constituted for more than 3 years in the market, we are registered in SUNARP and SUNAT, as regulatory authorities of commerce in Peru, as well as registered in the GERCETUR-CUSCO as tour operators and retail travel agency. We have also received the certification as Licensees of the PERU BRAND, and registered in PROMPERU and IPERU.
In order to provide the best service to our customers we are in constant search of certifications that endorse us as a travel agency 100% recommendable.