Small-Group Tour of Lima Historical Buildings

Small-Group Tour of Lima Historical Buildings
Cultural & Theme Tours > Historical & Heritage Tours > Historical Tour
$70
Duration: 4 hours
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Description

Enjoy a small-group tour of Lima's historical buildings. Go back in time and live the best of the Colonial and Republican times of Lima. You will visit Universidad Mayor de San Marcos, Casa Osambela, Casa de Aliaga and Hotel Bolivar with its rich architecture and elegant interiors. Here you will witness the making of the typical Peruvian cocktail, Pisco sour and enjoy a sip. Your tour includes transportation and a professional guide.

Your 4-hour, small-group tour begins with pickup from your centrally located hotel. Board a van with a maximum of 6 participants in the tour and head to see Lima's most historic buildings.

Visit Lima historic downtown, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and explore the elegance of its finest periods. Your first stop is La Casona de San Marcos, home to the oldest and first university of the Americas, Universidad Mayor de San Marcos. This university was chartered in 1551. Learn about its history from your guide and then head to the colonial building Casa Osambela which is an extraordinary architectural jewel. Continue your tour to Casa de Aliaga, a stunning mansion owned by the same family since the viceroyalty.

Finally, see and explore Hotel Bolivar filled with rich architecture and elegant interiors. Learn from your knowledgeable guide about this historical hotel and then witness the making of Pisco Sour, a Peruvian typical cocktail. Top-off your tour by enjoying a glass of this famous drink.

Your tour ends with drop-off at your hotel.

Enjoy a small-group tour of Lima's historical buildings. Go back in time and live the best of the Colonial and Republican times of Lima. You will visit Universidad Mayor de San Marcos, Casa Osambela, Casa de Aliaga and Hotel Bolivar with its rich architecture and elegant interiors. Here you will witness the making of the typical Peruvian cocktail, Pisco sour and enjoy a sip. Your tour includes transportation and a professional guide.