Lima is a huge and fascinating city, a melting pot of all things Peruvian where world famous restaurants sit alongside ancient archaeological sites. Known as The City of Kings, the Peruvian capital is packed with stunning colonial architecture, huge religious buildings, the seat of government, and other important structures.
Our standard Lima city tour will take you on a guided trip to some of the most important locations in the city, including Huaca Pucllana, the Plaza de Armas, Lima Cathedral and the Santo Domingo Convent. And if you still want to see and learn more about Lima, you can choose one of our excellent city tour extensions to further explore the vibrant Peruvian capital.
The first stop when sightseeing in Lima city is Huaca Pucllana, a huge archaeological site in Miraflores, one of Lima’s most popular districts Huaca Pucllana was an important ceremonial and administrative center of the Lima culture, which developed along this part of the Peruvian coast between 200 AD and 700 AD. This sacred place was built from seven staggered platforms surrounded by a plaza and large walls. It’s a very impressive site, and certainly not what you expect to...