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  • Address: Barranco, Lima, Peru
Lima’s most bohemian district, the lively coastal neighborhood of Barranco first became popular towards the end of the 19th Century, drawing an influx of poets, writers and artists to the seaside resorts of Las Sombrillas and Barranquito. Although it was integrated into the capital territory in 1860, Barranco retains its village-like feel, with its striking colonial architecture and brightly painted buildings standing in stark contrast to the modern high-rises of neighboring Miraflores. 

Best explored on foot, the elegant Plaza San Francisco is the starting point for a walking tour, home to the 19th century Iglesia San Francisco, and encircled by boutiques, cafes and restaurants. Nearby, the Bajada de los Baños ravine is the most popular hangout during the daytime, where the flower-lined Puente de los Suspiros (Bridge of Sighs) makes a romantic spot for watching the sunset. The area is also a fashionable destination after dark, with numerous dance clubs, bars and music venues running all the way down to the waterfront.

Barranco’s arts scene is also still thriving, with over a dozen art galleries dotted around the area, including the Museo Pedro de Osna and the Mario Testino museum, an abundance of colorful street art, and regular street fairs and folk music festivals.

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Interactive City and Gourmet Food Tour in Lima, Lima, null
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 5

Interactive City and Gourmet Food Tour in Lima

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 36 Reviews

This is the ultimate food and city tour. It includes exclusive restaurants, trendy districts, top must-see attractions and hands-on activities. Make the most ...  Read more

Location: Lima, Peru
Duration: 5 hours (approx.)

From USD $125.00
Half-Day Tour to Pachacamac Archaeological Site plus Barranco and Chorrillos, Lima, Food Tours
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Half-Day Tour to Pachacamac Archaeological Site plus Barranco and Chorrillos

Get a different experience on your stay in Lima, visiting the archaeological site of Pachacamac and the surrounding districts of Barranco and Chorrillos during ...  Read more

Location: Lima, Peru
Duration: 4 hours (approx.)

From USD $50.00
Private Tour: Pachacamac Archaeological Site Including Barranco District, Lima, Archaeology Tours
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Private Tour: Pachacamac Archaeological Site Including Barranco District

4 star rating: Recommended 10 Reviews

Enjoy a guided tour of the archaeological site of Pachacamac from Lima. You will visit its main temples and then go to the Barranco district and admire the ...  Read more

Location: Lima, Peru
Duration: 3 hours (approx.)

From USD $50.00
Lima Colors and Flavors Walking Tour, Lima, Archaeology Tours
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Lima Colors and Flavors Walking Tour

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 10 Reviews

This 3.5 hour walking tour will guide you through the colorful stately mansions and churches, as you make your way along the cliffs, while hearing about ...  Read more

Location: Lima, Peru
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes (approx.)

From USD $55.00
Southern Lima Bike Tour Through Barranco and Miraflores, Lima, Walking Tours
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Southern Lima Bike Tour Through Barranco and Miraflores

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 8 Reviews

Enjoy the beat of the south of the capital city of Peru. Connect with Lima riding along the districts of Barranco and Miraflores and experience a countless ...  Read more

Location: Lima, Peru
Duration: 3 hours (approx.)

From USD $35.00
Tour of Barranco, Chorrillos and Pachacamac from Lima, Lima, Bike & Mountain Bike Tours
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Tour of Barranco, Chorrillos and Pachacamac from Lima

Visit the district of Barranco, a vibrant corner of Lima. Explore the avenues and squares of what is undoubtedly Lima’s most enchanting neighborhood. ...  Read more

Location: Lima, Peru
Duration: 4 hours (approx.)

From USD $44.00
Bohemian Lima Bike Tour, Lima, Half-day Tours
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Bohemian Lima Bike Tour

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 10 Reviews

This tour is a perfect introduction to Lima’s most charming and trendy neighborhoods including the famous promenade locally known as “El ...  Read more

Location: Lima, Peru
Duration: 4 hours (approx.)

From USD $35.00
Gastronomic Tours of Lima by Bike, Lima, Bike & Mountain Bike Tours
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Gastronomic Tours of Lima by Bike

Enjoy the different flavors that offers the culinary capital of Latin America in a funny way, by bike on a tour of 4-hour approximately visiting the most ...  Read more

Location: Lima, Peru
Duration: 4 hours (approx.)

From USD $65.00
Night Tour of Lima and Barranco Neighborhood, Lima, Bike & Mountain Bike Tours
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Night Tour of Lima and Barranco Neighborhood

This is the best night tour in Lima. Enjoying a beautiful evening stroll in Lima and visit also Barranco the bohemian district of Lima!

Location: Lima, Peru
Duration: Flexible

From USD $60.00
Bohemian and Beach Bike Tour in Lima, Lima, Night Tours
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 5

Bohemian and Beach Bike Tour in Lima

If you like special places, freedom and artist areas, you would love this tour!

Location: Lima, Peru
Duration: 4 hours (approx.)

From USD $55.00

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