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  • Location: Lima, Peru
  • Duration:  4 hours (approx.)
Enjoy a complete tour of the beautiful cultural town of Lima, also know as the City of Kings. You’ll see classic historical sights, colonial and Inca influenced architecture, residential neighborhoods, beautiful shrines and churches and incredible panoramic seascapes. You'll be able to see Lima through the eyes of a local and feel at home for the rest of your stay in Peru!

Highlights

  • Guided city sightseeing tour of Lima
  • Visit the famous landmarks such as the Santo Domingo Convent, Cathedral of Lima and the Lima Historical Center
  • All entrance fees and roundtrip transportation included

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What You Can Expect

Lima City Sightseeing Tour

Lima City Sightseeing Tour

Departing from your hotel, you'll head to the Lima Historical Center, the old side of the city and the capital of the Peruvian viceroyalty. Stop at the “Love Park” (Parque del Amor) built in a peculiar Gaudi style and where you can enjoy a beautiful view of the Lima Bay. Next, you'll head over to the residential district of San Isidro where you'll be able to visit the “Huaca Pucllana,” a famous ceremonial center built before the Spaniards arrived.

Visit the main square and enjoy a view of the Presidential and Municipal Palaces, two immense buildings whose grandeur is sure to capture your fascination.

Then, it's on to the Lima Cathedral (in the Plaza de Armas) to visit the tomb of the Spanish Conqueror Francisco Pizarro. After, you'll visit the Santo Domingo Convent and it's expansive monastery.

Other landmarks visited on this Lima sightseeing tour include the Museum of Religious Art and the Historical Center. You'll also have the opportunity to visit the Church of Santo Domingo, a place which holds the remains of two of the major saints of the colony: Santa Rosa de Lima and San Martin de Porres.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Amazing and informative. Gabriel taught me about Lima and Peru - not just led me around the city. He's charming which made the morning delightful.

Brian K
Ireland

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Very good tour to get an overview and some information about the city

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

We saw so much and learned a lot. Our guide and driver did a great job. Only one other couple with us - we love the small group. Easy to ask questions. We had a great over view of Lima and Peru.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Excellent tour, gives a good overview of Lima. The driver and guide friendly and helpful.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Very interesting and informative. I had an excellent guide and would recommend it to anybody who wants to see the best of Lima within 3 hours.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Excellent guide very good tour

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2015

learned so much! great guide!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2015

Tour guide was great. She provided great info and was pretty easy to understand.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

Excellent afternoon with Elena and lovely driver. They both went above and beyond to help me see Lima through their eyes. It is beautiful city with many unique sites. I highly recommend this tour.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

We had a guide and driver for two of us. We were able to move at our own pace and have our questions answered readily with the ability for give and take on topics of interest. The guide was very knowledgeable and friendly and the driver was able to get us into and out of some very congested city spaces. I would certainly recommend this tour to visitors new to Lima.

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