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Lima Attractions


Lima has much more to offer the discerning traveller than just shopping, explore the vibrant city of Lima with these spectacular experiences, activities, sightseeing tours, including dining options, pre-booking is highly recommended to avoid disappointment.

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ACTIVITIES DETAILS


City Sightseeing Lima Hop On Hop Off Tour



Price From: £19 per person

Discover Lima at your own pace on this Hop On Hop Off Tour, the open top bus commences at Larcomar with the first stop Huaca Pucllana, an impressive clay pyramid in the Miraflores District of Lima, once serving as an important ceremonial and administrative centre of Lima’s society built over 1500 years ago. Continuing onwards to the old historic centre of Lima, a World Heritage Site starting with a visit to San Martin Square’s boasting many imposing buildings, the iconic Bolivar Hotel, the aristocratic ‘Club Nacional’ and the magnificent baroque Cathedral. Explore the majestic Government Palace of Peru (House of Pizarro), erected in 1535 and the elegant bronze fountain. Continue onwards to the magnificent church of Saint Agustine, set in a charming square, then to the stunning Monastery of San Francisco, take a walk through its cloisters, temple and the impressive underground catacombs. Your tour ends in modern city of Lima at the famous Love Park in Miraflores with fantastic views of the ocean. Hop On Hop Off tours are an ideal method of discovering a city, its districts, attractions at your own pace. Please be aware you may not be allowed entry into churches and cathedrals whilst wearing shorts.

Includes

  • Guided tour

Excludes

  • Meals and drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Optional activity costs
 





Larco Museum and Magic Water Circuit with Visit to Tavern Restaurant

Price From: £46 per person

Immerse yourself in Peruvian History and culture at the Larco Museum, built on top of a 7th century Pre-Columbian pyramid, this 18th century colonial mansion surrounded by leafy gardens, takes you through 3,000 years of history from pre-Inca cultures, pre-Columbian art to current interpretations of pre-Hispanic ceramics. Wander through a series of galleries and through its storage area, where you will discover 45,000 objects arranged and catalogued. The highlight of the collection is the exquisite collection of Inca jewellery, studded with lapis lazuli, turquoise and amethyst. After your visit, dine at the Tern restaurant with an eclectic selection of Peruvian sandwiches and Pisco local liquor. Your tour ends at the Magic Water Circuit, the largest water and light show in Latin America, a fantastic show of Ornamental Fountains, a wonderful show of water, light and music all played in perfect harmony.

Includes

  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Entrance fees
  • Tour guide
  • Snack and drink

Excludes

  • Meals and drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Optional activity costs
 





Pre-Inca Temple of Pachacamac


Price From: £24 per person

Visit the 5th Century Pre-Inca Temple of Pachacamac with a local tour guide and uncover one of the most important religious complexes in Pre-Columbian History. Built between the years 200 and 1450 AD, made entirely of clay houses the giant pyramids dedicated to the sun and the moon, with magnificent views of the sea and the Lurin River Valley. This comprehensive sightseeing tour, gives you an insight and overview of the history, architecture and culture of the Inca and pre-Inca people.

Includes

  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Tour guide
  • Entrance fees

Excludes

  • Meals and drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Optional activity costs
 





Modern and Cultural Lima City Tour

Price From: £24 per person

Discover Lima’s hidden beauty, it stunning colonial buildings, majestic cathedrals, plazas and parks whilst uncovering its rich history and culture. Founded by Conquistador Pizarro in 1535, once the administrative centre for Spain’s Vice Royalty in Latin America was the most important city on the continent for almost three centuries, amassing huge quantities of gold and silver mined in the area Lima was a city of enormous wealth. Please be aware you may not be allowed entry into churches and cathedrals whilst wearing shorts.

Includes

  • Tour guide
  • Pick-up and drop-off (hotels in Miraflores and San Isidro Districts)
  • Pick-up and drop-off (hotels in Miraflores and San Isidro Districts)

Excludes

  • Meals and drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Optional activity costs


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