Welcome to Lima, The City of Kings, a city full of history and cultural heritage. Travel with us around Lima and visit the great convent of San Francisco, a colonial gem that still today keeps all the treasures from the Spanish era. Visit some of the best museums in Lima, such as the Gold Museum, Larco Herrera Museum, Museum of Archaeology, Anthropology and History of Peru. Explore the ruins of Pachacamac, home of the most important god on the Peruvian coast. Enjoy also our modern Lima, visiting the most important areas, such as Miraflores, San Isidro and the traditional district of Barranco. Do not forget that Lima is also full of nightlife with fancy restaurants, local peñas, great casinos, salsa discos, pubs and great nightclubs.
Photo Gallery of Lima.
This tour offers the best combination of the different attractions that Lima offers. In Lima standout three historical periods: pre-Columbian, colonial and modern.
We start off our tour with a great panoramic view of La Huaca Pucllana, an old pre-Inca construction dating back to 500 DC. Later on we will head towards the heart of the city to visit its colonial site. Once we get there we will start a nice walking tour that will take us to see various attractions of the city. Among them stand out; The Paseo de la Republica (Promenade of the Republic), San Martin Square and the Plaza Mayor (Main Square), with their different buildings: Government Palace, Archibishop's Palace, the Basilica Cathedral and the Municipal Palace.
We continue our tour at the Convent of San Francisco, which was built in colonial times and still today keeps all the treasures from the Spanish era, including subterranean catacombs. After visiting the centre of Lima we will head to the modern section of this great metropolis and will visit the district of San Isidro, stopping at its Olive Grove. Finally we will visit Miraflores with its nice shopping center named Larco Mar, which was built on a spectacular cliff overlooking the Pacific Ocean. End of the tour.
What is included ?
Note: Our City Tour of Lima includes the pick up only from the districts of Miraflores, San Isidro and Lima down town.
What is not included?.
3 hours approx.
09:15 hrs. & 14:30 hrs.
You need to bring:
We offer you great discounts.!!! We offer you the best service to plan the perfect group trip. We can organize bus tours, city tours, family trips and student travel. Let us know your needs, We can also arrange your air and ground transportation in Peru. We offer exciting travel opportunities to over 20 destinations in the land of the Incas. We are sensitive to your needs, taking into consideration budget, special features, places of interest and all factors which can make your trip memorable. .
Video about the tourist attractions of Lima
CLASSIC Tours in Lima
Land Tour to the Temples of Pachacamac
Pachacamac was one of the largest religious centres on the Peruvian Coast.It is located at the south of Lima, some 30 kms away, virtually at the foot of the Pacific Ocean. According to archaeologist Pachacamac was the most important was the most important pilgrimage center in ancient Peru, and at its glorious days the place received humdreds of people from all over Peru. Pachacamac contains various pyramids, temples and large plazas, where visitors can enjoy a pleasant walking while exploring the site. The sanctuary also offers magnificent views from the tallest pyramid of... Click on the image to learn more.
Guided Visit to the Museum Larco Herrera & The Museum of Archaeology & Anthropolody
Without doubt, the city of Lima houses the best museums of South America due to the great array of cultures that flourished on the Peruvian lands. On this opportunity Mystery Peru offers a guided visit to 2 of the best museums in Lima, "The Museum Larco Herrera" & "The Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology". Both buildings display fabulous ancient remains of the most important cultures that occupied hundreds of years ago the cost of Peru and the Andes. Among the remains visitors can see various kind of ceramic... Click on the image to learn more.
Guided visit to the Gold Museum of Lima.
The Gold Museum of Peru has on displays master pieces found no where else in the world. The Gold Museum houses the largest collection of Gold of Peru, showing unique pieces representing animals, birds, human beings and ancient gods. The Museum also has on displays ancient weapons not only from Peru but from other parts of the world, as well as large rooms containing dozen of textiles from different cultures dating back to 200 BC. Here visitors will get, without a doubt a deep insight into Peruvian history, learning and watching genuine relics that will leave anyone speechless. .. Click on the image to learn more.
Combined Full Day Tours in LimaOption 1º: City Tour + Lunch + Lima Musuems. Option 2º: City Tour + Lunch + Gold Museum. Option 3º: City Tour + Lunch + Pachacamac Ruins. Option 4º: Pachacamac Ruins + Lunch + Gold Museum. Option 5º: Pachacamac + Lunch + Lima Musuems. Option 6º: Lima Museums + Lunch + Gold Museum.
full day EXCURSION to the north of lima
Land Tour to the Lost Pyramids of Caral.
Mystery Peru takes you to know the ancient city of Caral, a spectacular archaeological site made up by big pyramids that were built about 4500 years ago. We invite you to explore this magnificent city which age is only comparable to the earliest civilizations that flourished on our planet, such as; Mesopotamia, Egypt, India, China y Mesoamerican. On our tour we will be able to see an array of buildings in which stand out huge truncated pyramids, circular sunken plazas, amphitheaters, a mysterious monolith, places where large groups of people used to congregate and various houses built around the city... Click on the image to learn more.
tours from lima to paracas
Private Excursion to the Paracas Bay Departing from Lima.
Travel with us aboard a private car to the south of Lima and visit one of the most beautiful marine reserves of Peru. We offer you a fantastic boat excursion around the Ballestas Islands, a wonderful place that houses huge colonies of sea lions, hundreds of marine birds, including pelicans, boobies, Inca terns, cormorants and Humboldt penguins. On this trip you will also see the enigmatic figure known as the Candelabra, which was etched on a hillside overlooking the Pacific Ocean some hundreds... Click on the image to learn more.
Full Day Excursion from Lima to the Ballestas Islands & Paracas Reserve by bus
Travel with us aboard a tourist bus to the south of Lima and visit one of the most beautiful marine reserves of Peru. We offer you a fantastic boat excursion around the Ballestas Islands, a wonderful place that houses huge colonies of sea lions, hundreds of marine birds, including pelicans, boobies, Inca terns, cormorants and Humboldt penguins. On this trip you will also see the enigmatic figure known as the Candelabro, which was etched on a hillside overlooking the Pacific Ocean some hundreds of years ago. Finally explore the Paracas Peninsula......Click on the image to learn more.
tours from lima to the nazca lines
Full Day Program to the Nazca Lines
Enjoy this amazing Nazca Lines experience travelling by private car along the Peruvian coast. We offer you a full day excursion to the Nazca Lines starting and ending in Lima. Our journey will take you to know one of Peru's most important attractions " The Nazca Lines", a unique place declared by UNESO in 1994 a World Heritage. Besides flying over the misterious Nazca desert, this private journey allows you to visit various attractions on route, such as the Oasis Huacachina, a gorgeous lagoon located amid huge sand dunes in the Ica desert. In addition we will also have the chance to see some Palpa Lines from a metallic tower..... Click on the picture to see more.
tours from lima to paracas & the nazca lines
Full Day Excursion from Lima to the Ballestas Islands in Paracas and the Nazca Lines
Our program includes the visit to the highlights of the peruvian coast. On this full day program we take you on a fantastic boat journey to the Ballestas Islands, a wonderful group of small Islands that house a huge numbers of birds and marine mammals. Then we travel further south crossing one the most bizarre desert on earth, where hundred of years ago mysterious hands etched enormous images on the desert floor. This mysterious images are known todays as the Nazca Lines and can be seen only from the air..... Click on the image to learn more.
Classic Excursion to the Paracas Reserve & the Nazca Lines from Lima by bus
Mystery Peru takes you to visit the highlights of the Peruvian Southern Coast "The Paracas Reserve & the enigmatic Nazca Lines". On this package you will travel from Lima to Paracas aboard a comfortable tourist bus. In Paracas we offer you a boat excursion to the Ballestas Islands, a wonderful array of small islands where you will see dozens of sea lions and hundreds of marine birds. In Nazca you will board a small plane to fly over a bizarre desert where 2000 years ago ancient Peruvians drew huge figures and hundreds of geometrical shapes, known today as The Nazca Lines.....Click on the image to learn more
Visit to the Paracas Reserve, the Huacachina Oasis & the Nazca Lines.
This tour package will allow you to travel with great comfort aboard a private machine visiting the most relevant attractions on route. On this package we offer you a boat excursion to the Ballestas Islands, a group of small Islands populated by large colonies of see lions and hundreds of marine birds. On this journey we will visit the vineyards of Pisco and the Huacachina Lagoon in the city of Ica. In Nazca you will board a small plane to fly over a mysterious archaeological zone where hundreds of years ago ancient unknown artists drew various images of animals and plants... Click on the image to leearn more.
Classic Excursion to the Paracas Reserve & the Nazca Lines from Lima by tourist bus.
Mystery Peru takes you to visit the highlights of the Peruvian Southern Coast "The Paracas Reserve & the enigmatic Nazca Lines". Join us on this fantastic journey travelling aboard a comfortable bus along the desert. At the Paracas zone we offer you a fantastic boat excursion around the Ballestas Islands, a wonderful place where you can see an amazing marine life. We also visit the Paracas Peninsula with its gorgeous beaches. In Nazca you will fly with a small airplane over one of the most mysterious deserts on Earth...Click on the image to learn more.
Especial Full Day Program to the Ballestas Islands & the Huacachina Lagoon.
This especial program allows you to travel with great comfort aboard a private machine visiting two great attractions of the southern coast of Peru. On this package we offer you a boat excursion to the Ballestas Islands where you can see large colonies of see lions and hundreds of marine birds. Later on we will visit the Huacachina lagoon, a beautiful oasis surrounded by big sand dunes. At this spot our clients will take a ride aboard a dune buggy machine across the desert. On this adventure clients will be able to practice one of the ultimate sports in Peru..Sandboarding. Click on the image to learn more.
Especial Full Day Program to the Huacachina Oasis including a ride on Dune Buggy vehicle across the Desert.
Mystery Peru offers you this exclusive full day program that takes you by land to the Huacachina Oasis, a nice place located in the southern part of Peru. Travel aboard a private car through the Peruvian coast and visit the dunes of Huacachina. Our program includes an adventure tour that takes places at the heart of Hucachina's desert. On this tour we will explore the huge dunes by 4x4 dune buggy machine. During our tour clients will be able to practice sandboarding.....Click on the image to learn more.
2 Days Program to the City of Ica & Oasis Huacachina departing from Lima.
Mystery Peru takes you to visit the city of Ica and the Huacachina Oasis in the southern part of Peru. Our 2 Days program includes the visit to a traditional vineyard where locals prepare a strong spirit popular known as Pisco. We also take you to visit a spectacular museum that displays ancient remains and mummified corpses from advance cultures that thrived in the region about 2000 years ago. Finally we take you to visit Huacachina, a beautiful oasis surrounded by big sand dunes. In Huacachina our clients will go for a ride in the desert aboard a dune buggy machine. Out in the desert you will be able to practice sandboarding and enjoy fantastic views.
Excursion to the Band of Holes and Flight Over the Nazca Lines.
Mystery Peru offers you an exclusive program that takes you to visit 2 of the most bizarre attractions in the south of Peru. On this journey we will explore a mysterious site located at the foot hill of the Andes where exist hundreds of holes that stretch for over 2 kilometers from the river bed to the top of a mountain, forming a gigantic snake shape. Local people have called this strange site “The Band Holes”. No one has a clue why they are here, who made them or what for. Our program also involves the visit to the Oasis of Huacachina, a nice oasis surrounded by huge sand dunes... Click on the image to learn more.