Half-Day Lima Sightseeing Tour

Half-Day Lima Sightseeing Tour
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$32
Duration: 4 hours
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Explore Lima’s attractions from its 3 main historical periods on a 3-hour sightseeing tour and see pre-Hispanic, colonial and modern landmarks. View the ceremonial Pucllana Pyramid, see the Archbishop’s Palace and explore traditional neighborhoods.

Take a journey through Lima’s history on a half-day sightseeing tour with round-trip transportation from hotels in the Miraflores and San Isidro districts.
You will start your tour with a panoramic view of the Pucllana Pyramid, a magnificent ceremonial and archeological center built in the 4th century AD, and considered a sacred village by the Incas.

Explore the city’s colonial heart in the historic city center and see impressive Spanish architecture along the Paseo de la República and in San Martin Square. Admire the baroque Archibishop's Palace and the looming 16th-century Cathedral in Plaza Mayor.

Visit the Treasures of Peru Collection at the Banco Central de Reserva Museum where gold, ceramics, textiles and many other objects of various pre-Columbian cultures are on display. Continue to San Francisco Convent to see the largest collection of religious art in America.

A real highlight will be a tour of the underground catacombs linking the Cathedral of Lima and Monastery of San Francisco. Experience Lima as it is lived today in residential areas, such as El Olivar, San Isidro, Miraflores and Larcomar.

Explore Lima’s attractions from its 3 main historical periods on a 3-hour sightseeing tour and see pre-Hispanic, colonial and modern landmarks. View the ceremonial Pucllana Pyramid, see the Archbishop’s Palace and explore traditional neighborhoods.