Our expert local guide will take you on a fascinating walking tour around Lima historic center to show you Palaces and castles our city hides, we are also going to take you to our great Saint Francisco Monastery and the impressive underground Catacombs! We are going to pick you up from your accommodation and with our expert local guide we’ll take you to a fascinating Lima city walking tour around our Historical Center. You will get acquainted with the capital of Peru, learn about when it was founded and became the “City of the Kings”. Admire the colonial buildings that line the streets. It’s different, classic and unique! Our historical center is considered a World Heritage Site protected by UNESCO since 1991 because of all the colonial buildings the city has. Lima also stands as one of the oldest capital in South America, as it was founded by the Spaniards in 1535 and became the “City of the Kings”, the most important city for the Spanish Viceroyalty in the whole continent. For sure, we won’t miss The Main Square, where we are going to learn about the history of the square. Beside this, you will get the best pictures of the Archbishop’s Palace, The City Hall of Lima and The Cathedral. Other great places to visit are: San Martin Square, the highest tower in Lima (40m) that belongs to Saint Dominic Convent, the train station Palace, the unique old-fashioned Cordano Bar, Jiron de la Union pathway, the first photoshop Palace in southmerica, the post office Palace, the Historical Rimac Bridge and the lovely surrounded wooden Balconies. After the tour, we will take you back to your hotel.
Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes, sunglasses, sunscreen and a hat, take a bottle of water with you and spare battery for your camera!.
Must be able to walk comfortably. This is a walking tour.