Tour Lima in a way that opens your eyes to the rich cultural legacy that's been cultivated in Peru over thousands of years and several civilizations. This half day tour of Lima will allow you to discover colonial Lima, an iconic 16th century convent as well as Peru's premier prehispanic collection at the renowned Larco Musuem. A knowledgable local guide will open the doors to the past on this route operated by our trusted partners that specialize in historic and cultural Lima tours. Aside from the morning group tour, you can also book Lima private city tours. And just in case you were wondering, the tours are programmed to perfectly complement the stops and details covered on our Lima food tours so that in one full day, you can live the complete Lima experience.
LIMA CITY TOUR DETAILS
Larco Museum guided visit
Guided tour of the 16th century Santo Domingo Monastery and climb up the bell tower for the best view of Lima
Walking tour of the Plaza de Armas where you'll see the presidential palace and Lima Cathedral
Changing of the guards at the presidential palace
Transportation (Miraflores and San Isidro districts)
Visit to the oldest colonial mansion in Lima, Casa Aliaga (only 2:30 PM tour)
departures & prices
Group Tours (max. 6 participants) 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM | US$70 Private Tours 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM | US$ 105 2:30 PM - 7:00 PM | US$ 115
lima peru city tours: 5frequently asked questions
Which places do you visit on the tour
The stops on the Lima City Tour include the Larco Museum, a panoramic view of the Mateo Salado Huaca and pre-Incan ruins, Plaza de Armas with views of the Lima Cathedral and Presidential Palace (changing of the guards on the morning group tour), Santo Domingo Convent, San Martin Plaza, and Casa Aliaga (only on the afternoon private tour).
is it a walking tour
Yes, there is a fair amount of walking involved. You will tour a museum and convent, both activities with an approximate duration of one hour. Also you will explore the historic center of Lima with a brief walking tour. Transportation in an air-conditioned unit is provided with a bottle of water between the different points of interest.
CAN I BOOK NOW AND GIVE YOU MY HOTEL DETAILS LATER
Absolutely! Our partners provide roundtrip transportation for any address in Miraflores, San Isidro and Barranco ($10 charge for Barranco) so our team will get in touch with you before the tour to make sure we have the details of your accommodations. Pickup locations can be private addresses and Airbnbs. If you are staying in another district or you are coming from the airport, we can establish a central point in the Miraflores district where you can meet your guide.
how many people are on the tour
Groups tours have a maximum of six participants and private tours can be catered to different group sizes upon request.
what is your cancellation/refund policy
Cancellations up to 24 hours before the tour are entitled to a full refund.