Lima: City Highlights Day Tour

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Visit Lima's historical center on this guided day tour of the city's highlights. See the San Francisco Monastery and its catacombs, Miraflores, Barranco, and the San Isidro districts.

Highlights

  • Explore the historical city of Lima and its catacombs
  • Listen and learn from your local guide
  • Discover all of Lima's highlights on this tour
  • Explore Miraflores, Barranco, and San Isidro districts

Description

Miraflores The Love Park After picking you up, we visit this beautiful park inaugurated in 1993 and it celebrates “love”. At its center, an iconic sculpture “The Kiss” made by the Peruvian artist Victor Delfin, depicts lovers embracing in an endless kiss. Huaca Pucllana (exterior) Then, we see this ancient archaeological site, adobe pyramidal construction built between 200 and 700 AD, representing a ceremonial and administrative area for Lima Culture. San Isidro The Olive Park After, we go to see the preserved olive trees, that date several hundred years. There are also exhibits of old machinery used in the production of olive oil in ancient times, plenty of greenery and an ornamental pond stocked with fish and turtles. Barranco Then, we go to The Artsy neighborhood of Lima. Be amazing by its beautiful murals that make Barranco such a colorful and trendy place. Also, make a wish at “The Bridge of Sighs”. Lunch: at midday there will be a break of 1 hour 30 minutes so you can have lunch. We will recommend you some good local restaurants. Lima Historic Center Plaza San Martin In the second part of the tour, we visit this Plaza made in 19 hundred to commemorate 100 years of Peruvian independence. The surrounding buildings are great, displaying Neoclassic style. Plaza de Armas (Lima’s main square) Then, we will go to the Main square, the most representative one in Peru where you will see impressive buildings such as “The Presidential Palace”, “The City Hall of Lima”, “The Cathedral” and The Archbishop’s Palace”, etc. San Francisco de Asis Museum & The Catacombs Finally, we will take you to the most interesting museum in downtown Lima. Your expert guide will explain you here about the rich history of Peru’s capital. Explore the underground Catacombs!

Includes

Pickup and drop-off from Miraflores, Barranco, San Isidro, or nearby places Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle Local guide Entry ticket to The San Francisco Monastery and Catacombs

Important Information

  • the entrance to the interior of Huaca Pucllana is not included in the tour, we will see it from the exterior.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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