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Classic Lima city tour of ancient and modern town

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Book with us the classic city tour of ancient and modern Lima, in the ancient city of Lima you will see the Plaza San Martin, the Plaza Mayor and explore the famous catacombs of San Francisco. You will also visit the following attractions: The Government Palace, the Municipal Palace, the Archiepiscopal, the Cathedral Basilica and others.

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HIGHLIGHTS

The itinerary can always change because of strikes and festivals; if so, your Guide will do alternative routes. The order of the visit of the attractions may change. If you book a private tour, the following itinerary can be customized.

Meeting Place — at about 9:00 or 14:30 — you choose your schedule

We will meet at your hotel in Miraflores. Previous coordination with the reservations departament is requiered.

Transfer from your hotel to the Miraflores boardwalk

Larcomar shopping center and Miraflores boardwalk — exterior visit

The bus does not stop at the mentioned attractions below; however, your Guide will make an explanation on the bus.

The Park of Love — El Parque del Amor

It’s a famous statue designed by Víctor Delfín and inaugurated on February 14, 1993; the bus will make a stop at this place so that you can take pictures.

Transfer from Miraflores to the historic center of Lima

Attractions in the historic center — exterior visit

You will be able to see the following sights from the bus—the bus will not stop at the attractions:

  • The San Martin Plaza
  • The Main Square
  • The Government palace
  • The City ​​Hall of Lima
  • The Archiepiscopal Palace
  • The Basilica Cathedral
  • The House of the Hearer

Catacombs of San Francisco church — interior visit

The bus will make a stop at this attraction so that you can go inside this attraction with a qualified guide.

Transfer from the historic center to San Isidro

The Olive Grove—El Olivar Park — exterior visit

After visiting the historic center, the bus will pass by this beautiful wildlife refuge located at the San Isidro neighborhood.

Tour Ending Place — at about 13:00 or 18:30

This tour ends at your hotel in Miraflores.

PRICE

The prices shown in the table are:

  • Per person in US dollars ($).
  • Pple. = people.
  • Group = group service, shared.
Pple.Type of tour
GroupPrivate
1$35$160
2$35$80
3$35$60
4$35$45
5$35$40
If your group is larger than 5 people, just let us know!

DETAILS

DetailsType of tour
GroupPrivate
Schedule– 09:00 to 13:00
– 14:30 to 18:30
You decide
DaysEvery dayEvery day
Languagees/en simultaneouslyen or es
Size10 to 20 pax.You and your friends
IncludedType of tour
GroupPrivate
Pick up from your hotel in Miraflores
Guide
Driver
Tourist vehicle
Personalized service
Tickets for the Catacombs: 15 soles pp
Tolls
Drop off at your hotel in Miraflores

Accessibility: This tour is not suitable for people with reduced mobility.

What do I bring?

  • April-Nov:
    • Sweaters
  • Dec-March:
    • Sunscreen
    • Sunglasses
    • Hats
    • A bottle of water
  • Local currency for your entrance tickets (for private tours)

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NOTES

Pick-ups and timings

Group tours:

  • All pick-ups and tour ending times are approximate.
  • Pick-ups apply only for hotels located in Miraflores.
  • Your pick-up time will depend on your hotel location.
  • If you are out of Miraflores district, we’ll arrange a meeting point or charge an extra fee for the pick-up.
  • We might not do pick-ups if there are festivals, strikes and lots of car trafic.
  • We’ll arrange all pick-ups and meeting points one day prior your tour.

Private tours:

  • Pick-ups are sharp on time.
  • Pick-ups apply for Miraflores, Barranco, San Isidro, La Victoria and Lima.
  • If you are at Lima airport, see city tour from the airport.
  • We’ll arrange all pick-ups one day prior your tour.
  • The tour ending time is still aprox; but, we’ll do our best to finish the tour as scheduled.

Vehicle type and seats

Vehicles:

  • Authorized by the Ministry of Transportation of Peru.
  • Clean and modern ones.
  • Sedan looking auto, 4×4, H1, Van, Renault and Mercedez Benz (it will depend on the group size).

Seats – group tours:

  • You reserve a seat in the bus, not a specific number of seat.
  • If you get picked-up first, then you can choose some seats (your pick-up time will depend on your hotel location).
  • Couples seat together to 95%; however, we can’t warranty this will happen to 100%.

Entrance ticket discounts

Kids, minors, students and Peruvians may have discounts but an official ID is required to show:

  • Kids and minors: Bring their official passaports to prove their age.
  • Students: Bring your offficial passport and goverment issued ID.
  • Peruvians: Bring your oficial ID.

Operability and itinerary

This tour is subject to variation without any prior notice, due to weather conditions, strikes and any other event that doesn’t allow the normal tour operation. See also our terms.

CANCELLATIONS

Cancellation of the tour is free as long as you do so at least 48 hours in advance, otherwise we will charge 100% of the tour price. See also our terms.

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