No Peru trip would be complete without a mouth-watering adventure through the heart of the World's Best Culinary Destination for eight consecutive years, Lima! As foodie veterans in the thick of it, inspired by the colorful streets and diverse cultural influences behind this South American culinary power-house, we've already done the hard work of hand-selecting the best stops in the city.
What is a food tour?
Food tours are routes composed of several stops whereby travelers enjoy tastings, pairings, and highlights of a particular cuisine. They allow visitors to explore a destination through their senses as they are introduced to a country's culinary legacy. Ingredients that have undergone thousands of years of transformation and domestication shine a light on the civilizations that first dared to introduce them to our palates. Trans-oceanic adventures, the rise and fall of different eras, various migratory movements, and shifting geopolitics can all leave their mark on a country's cuisine through the fusion of ingredients and cooking techniques. An excellent food tour will offer a deeper understanding of the customs, culture, and traditions as narrated by the evolution of a country's dishes.
Food tours in Peru
Tours of Lima come in every shape and size but getting to know a country through its food is a next-level experience. During a food tour in Lima, you can expect to visit different stops that showcase a variety of styles and influences from Peru's three regions (the coast, the Andes, and the Amazon) as well as international currents that reveal the country's history. You'll wander around different neighborhoods to admire the eclectic architecture, secret gardens, urban street art, and the city's main attractions.
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Things to do in Lima that make people fall in love with the city - that's precisely what we're after. We're Lucas and Sam, a Peruvian-American couple who have run the top tour in Lima for the past 10 years. It’s no coincidence that the best activities in Lima have to do with Peru’s amazing cuisine. This Kansas City girl and Lima native have lived all over the world in their corporate past lives but they traded in the daily grind for sharing their love of good food, showing off the city’s secrets and meeting awesome people along the way.
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