If you are looking for a unique experience the Lima Half Day Tour is an excellent option to uncover the most emblematic sights of the city.
Lima the capital of Peru, is a vibrant and exciting city that offers tourists a unique and unforgettable experience on a visit to Peru. It is a city that combines rich Peruvian history and culture with a modern and cosmopolitan lifestyle. If you are looking for a way to discover all that Lima has to offer, the best way to see the principal sights of interest is on the Lima City Tour.
Lima City Tour (Modern, Colonial and Convent of Santo Domingo) - 03h30m tour
In the morning we will make the circuit through the city of Lima, where we will visit the best attractions of Lima in its three historical periods:
Modern Lima: We will make a stop at the Intihuatana Park , located on the Malecón de Miraflores , from where we will observe the Pacific Ocean. We will begin our tour through the modern residential districts of Miraflores and San Isidro. We will observe outside the Huaca Pucllana , pre-Inca ceremonial temple in the form of a pyramid that has survived the urban expansion of Lima. We will continue our journey to the Parque del Olivar and the Financial Center.
Colonial Lima: Our tour will continue towards the Historic Center of Lima , declared by UNESCO in 1991 Cultural Heritage of Humanity, where the center of the Spanish colony was established in the 16th century and the first buildings were erected. We will know the Plaza San Martín , its balconies and old houses, the Plaza Mayor and its most important buildings such as the Government Palace , the Lima Cathedral , the Archbishop’s Palace , the Municipal Palace , the Desamparados Station , among others.
Convent of Santo Domingo: We will enter one of the most important convents of the 17th century. Where the relics of the three most important Peruvian saints are preserved: Santa Rosa de Lima, San Martin de Porres and San Juan Macías.
At the end of our tour, you will have the option of staying in the Indian Market , in Larcomar or returning to your hotel.