Small-Group Culinary and Historical Tour of Lima

Small-Group Culinary and Historical Tour of Lima
Cultural & Theme Tours > Historical & Heritage Tours > Historical Tour
$170
Duration: 8 hours
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Description

Enjoy a full-day tour of Lima in which you'll get to learn about Peruvian gastronomy, popular art and the history of Lima. You will visit  a local market to try out local products. Then, visit Chinatowna and take a walk at the historic center of Lima. You will meet a chef and get a behind-the-scenes look at how ceviche and other dishes are made. You will also visit the district of Barranco and finish off the tour trying a delicious dessert at a local restaurant. Your tour includes a professional guide and all entrance fees.

Your tour begins with hotel pickup as you meet your guide and head to visit a local market. Here, you will see local vendors and stands and get to try delicacies sold at some of these. Then, head to Chinatown to feel the mixture of the Peruvian and Chinese cultures and try some special Peruvian-chinese food.

Continue your tour at the Historic Downtown of Lima (a UNESCO World Heritage site) where you will observe its main monuments and architecture. Then, you will go to a famous restaurant and meet an awarded chef who will give you a behind-the-scenes look at the preparation of the best ceviche in Lima. He will teach you how to do it and you will try this delicious dish.

Then, head to the best handicraft shops in Barranco, the bohemian district in Lima and see a private collection of the best Peruvian handicrafts. Finally, head to a local restaurant to taste the traditional Peruvian dessert "picarones" made of squash and sweet potatoes.

Your tour ends with hotel drop-off.

Enjoy a full-day tour of Lima in which you'll get to learn about Peruvian gastronomy, popular art and the history of Lima. You will visit  a local market to try out local products. Then, visit Chinatowna and take a walk at the historic center of Lima. You will meet a chef and get a behind-the-scenes look at how ceviche and other dishes are made. You will also visit the district of Barranco and finish off the tour trying a delicious dessert at a local restaurant. Your tour includes a professional guide and all entrance fees.