Do you want to do some sightseeing in Lima, but are pressed for time? This heritage-history tour of Lima is the perfect fit for your busy schedule. In only 5 hours, your private guide will take you on a tour of the main heritage sites in Lima, Peru, that no traveler can afford to miss!
Over the span of 5 hours, led by your private guide, we will visit the most traditional places of Lima, that offer the most accurate representation of the city. We will explore downtown Lima, where we will visit historical places such as Plaza Mayor, Union Street, and Plaza San Martin, as well as districts such as Miraflores and San Isidro. At each spot, your guide will discuss its importance within the context of both the city and country’s history.
Plaza Mayor: Located in the historical center of the city, Plaza Mayor is known as the birthplace of Lima. It is the core of the city.
Union Street: A historic pedestrian street, also in the historical center of Lima. Once one of the most important boulevards of the city, it was once the street where the aristocrats would meet.
Plaza San Martin: Declared a World Heritage Site in 1988, it is one of the most representative spaces of Lima. It has a monument of Jose de San Martin, the liberator of Peru.
Miraflores: A residential district of Lima, take a stroll down the streets and get a feel for Peruvian life.
San Isidro: The financial district of Lima.