PERU TRAVEL PLANNER
Lima Peru Tourism
We offer information about Lima Peru Tourism, if you are
planning coming to Lima here you will find all the necessary information that
you need to know. Lima is the capital of Peru. It is Located in the central
coast, in front of the Pacific Ocean. Lima is the center of transportation,
culture, and economy, social, political and tourism. its hotel infrastructure
makes it home to nacionall and international conventions. It is the most
important city of the country, well known as “the city of kings” count with a
rich history pre-Inca, Inca, colonial and modern, a great combination of
tradition, culture, tourism, gastronomy and entertainment.
The city has central areas, districts with modern infrastructure with important
hotels, restaurants, shopping, and nightlife. Here you can find excellent
tourist services, from hostels from 1 to 3 stars, hotels from 1 to 5 stars,
apart hotels of 3, 4 and 5 stars, restaurants also 3 to 5 forks specializing in
local, national and international food.
Discover the beautiful architecture of its historic center, the magnificent
colonial structures of the Main Plaza and the center of the city; go to its
picturesque districts with its welcoming neighborhood and taste the delicious
local cuisine of a plenty refined and economical restaurants of the capital.
So, Lima has worth visiting districts, among which are
and San Isidro, where you can find from beautiful and colorful gardens and
squares, to modern commercial and residential centers, pubs and clubs full of
fun. On the beaches of these districts is practiced surfing, hang gliding and
paragliding. At nights get some fun and enjoy the rhythms and beats of a many
discos, pubs and bars around the city and live the experience of adventurous
activities by the sea and the air, such as excursions, walks, rafting etc.
The Historic Center of Lima contains much of the colonial architecture of Peru
and South America. To know better our history we recommend going to
Lima offers a large number of museums.
The mix of cultures is present; nothing exemplifies this better than the many
museums that are found throughout Lima, including the largest and best known the
National Museum, the Archaeological Museum Rafael Larco Herrera located in the
district of Pueblo Libre. You will see exhibitions of pieces of gold, silver,
ceramics, textiles, stone, wood and other objects of pre-Columbian cultures,
erotic huacos. Huaca Pucllana Site Museum is located in Miraflores.
Archaeological site and showroom with material obtained in the site: textiles,
ceramics, metallurgy, diet, artisan house. Wildlife park representative.
Gold Museum of Peru
and Weapons of the World, located in Surco, you can find pre-Hispanic art
exhibition: pieces of gold, silver, copper and textiles, beside collection of
weapons. The National Museum of Archaeology, Anthropology and History present a
complete tour of the great stages in the formation of Peru.
Miraflores is one that often appeals to tourists because of the multitude of
restaurants, hotels, parks, events and attractions in the area. Barranco
district, is also a touristic place, it has a lively nightlife with many discos
and pubs or clubs, a special kind of place that are very popular among tourists
The Reserve Park and Exposition Park are one of the major green spaces in Lima.
The National Reserve Lachay Lomas, located 105 kilometers north of Lima is home
to a variety of Fauna and vegetation.
located in the middle of the desert, is the oldest city in the Western
Hemisphere, since it was built 5,000 years ago. Lunahuaná, south of Lima, is a
center for adventure tourism with rafting and other activities. The beaches
along the coast of Lima are very popular among residents as a summer getaway.
Lima's cuisine is a combination that represents all groups of people who are
part of the city; Europe, Asia, and Andean cuisine are blended to create what is
now known as the kitchen of Lima. The food sector is an important part of the
tourism economy of Lima, since many of the best restaurants in South America and
the chefs are there.
of Lima stands out for the flavor and variety of dishes made with quality
products such as those from the sea, excellent fish and seafood, with which are
prepared dishes such as ceviche, escabeche, the chorrillana fish and shrimp
cocktail, etc. Besides other dishes such as cau cau, carapulcra, filled potato,
green rice with chicken, tacutacu, sancochado, anticuchos, causa a la Limeña,
tamales and aji de gallina. A whole range of flavors to satisfy even the most
discerning palate. As for desserts include the mazamorra morada, champus,
picarones, suspiro a la limeña, arroz con leche and turrón de Dona Pepa. The
typical drink are chicha morada and pisco sour. It is possible to do a
Lima is the beginning of a great adventure!
LIMA - HUACA HUALLAMARCA
CUSCO - MACHU PICCHU