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Lima Historical tour 1/2 day tour

Price from: $ 30USD
With our tour of the city of Lima we will be able to appreciate the growth of "the City of Kings" that over the years has become the Metropolis of Peru.
Physical Level:
Highest Altitude:
10 masl
Recommended Seasson:
all year
Tour Type:
Traditional Tour
Trip Length:
1 days
Group Size:
2 to 15
Price From:
$ 30 USD

Lima Historical tour 1/2 day tour

Lima Historical tour 1/2 day tour

With our tour of the city of Lima we will be able to appreciate the growth of “the City of Kings” that over the years has become the Metropolis of Peru.

Lima as the modern cities of the World is conformed by the most modern buildings of Peru, in this tour we will visit; historical, ancestral, colonial and modern Lima, including the Huaca Pucllana and Larcomar.


We have departures from Tuesday to Sunday,

Hours available:

  • 9:00 a.m. departure
  • 2:00 p.m. Departure

Trip Details

  • Physical classification: Easy (1/5).
  • Activities: culture, archeology, gastronomy.
  • Group size: Groups, customized groups and private services.
  • When to travel: All year.
  • Duración: 4 hours


More From Lima Historical Tour and City tour in Lima

Peru is organized in 24 regions and 1 constitutional province, El Callao. Lima is the capital since the time of the Vireaynato where the Vireyes settled in order to exercise their dominion in Peruvian territory.
Lima is located in an arid area of the Pacific coast, and is at sea level, its coasts are bordered by the Sea of Grau and the 200 nautical miles.

Lima is considered one of the largest cities in South America, within the historic center is still preserved its colonial center formed by colonial mansions. Among the most important attractions is the Larco Museum, which houses a large collection of pre-Columbian art.

The Plaza de Armas of Lima and the Basilica Cathedral built in the 16th century, are the core of the old center of Lima.


Day 1

Ancestral, Colonial and Modern Lima.

Ancestral Lima:

At the appointed time we will pick you up from your hotel and start our of Lima Historical tour, then we will go to the Pyramid at Huaca Pucllana, considered the Sacred City of the Incas, which was a ceremonial and archaeological center that was built in the 4th century A.D…

Colonial Lima:

We will continue with Lima historical tour, we will visit the historical center of Lima, where you can appreciate the old Lima Square, conformed with buildings of the colonial period, among which we can highlight: The Plaza de San Martin, the Plaza de Armas de Lima, the Government Palace, the Basilica Cathedral of Lima, the promenade of the heroes and others.

Then we will visit the Central Reserve Bank of Peru, here we can appreciate a great collection of treasures of what was the ancient Peru, including ceramics, gold and the best textiles of the different cultures that were located in the old Peru.

During our visit we will also appreciate the monument of San Francisco, considered the largest sample of religious art in America. Within them we can find the Subway Crypts or the Catacombs.

Lima Modern:

Finally, we will go to the Contemporary Zone of Lima where we will appreciate the most important buildings and residential neighborhoods of Lima, El Olivar de San Isidro, Miraflores, Larcomar and Parque del Amor.

Museum of the Central Reserve Bank, closed to the visitors on Saturday and Sunday afternoons, Monday is closed all day.


Take customization to the next level on a journey fully tailored to you. Aremika’s destination local specialists will gladly tailor this existing itinerary—or build one completely from scratch—to suit your style, interests, and time frame. Contact us to see what’s possible.




  • Pick up from your hotel.
  • Tour of the districts of San Isidro and Miraflores.
  • Tour of the historic center of Lima and its main streets.
  • Visit to the Convent of San Francisco and its Catacombs.
  • Visit to the BCR Museum
  • Entrance ticket
  • Tour guide.

No Included

  • Additional expenses of the client.


  • Sunscreen
  • Photographic Camera
  • Hat

Prices Tour

# Of Persons Price per person Total ($ USD) Book Now
1 $ 89.00 $ 89.00 Book Now
2 $ 65.00 $ 130.00 Book Now
3 $ 55.00 $ 165.00 Book Now
4 $ 45.00 $ 180.00 Book Now
5 $ 40.00 $ 200.00 Book Now
6 $ 35.00 $ 210.00 Book Now
Participants Travel Date Price per person Total Price BOOK NOW
$ 30.00 $ 30.00 BOOK NOW

Your Travel Guide at a glance

Lima comes from the original Quechua word Rimaq (Speaker), known as “City of Kings” founded in 1535 by Francisco Pizarro, considered the new Spanish city, capital of the Viceroyalty of Peru. The first Viceroy of Peru was Francisco Alvarez de Toledo, the most important and praised as the “Supreme Organizer”, who commanded the execution of the last Inca of Vilcabamba, Tupac Amaru I.

Before the conquest of Peru, in was formed by small villages called curacazgo, in the years 1100 A.D. resurfaced the local power formed by the Chancay Culture (culture of prodigious weavers), and Pachacamac (ceremonial center of unquestionable prestige) where the power was concentrated, Pachacamac was the god of the night and earthquakes.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Why Visit Lima?

Lima is the capital of Peru, and all flights arriving to Peru stop in Lima, so you can take the opportunity to do some sightseeing in Lima.

How many days do I need to stay in Lima?

It will depend a lot on the places you want to visit, Lima like all the cities of Peru is surrounded by tourist attractions that classify it as a tourist spot in Peru.
to know the basics of what was the capital of the Vireynato you need about 3 days of stay in Lima.

What tourist places can I visit in Lima?

Among those that you can do we can mention:

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Where do you recommend me to take a hotel in Lima?

Lima for being the largest city in Peru, and to be able to move easily we recommend that you look for a hotel in Miraflores, San Isidro, Larcomar or that are located near these places.

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Adults 1 $ 30.00$ 0.00
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