Downtown Lima + Barranco in 2 Days: Get to Know the Cultural & Culinary Highlights of Lima

USD $268.00 $278.00

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City: Lima & Barranco (Lima), Coast // Activities: Local market visit, fruit tasting, Ceviche cooking class, city tour, museum visit  //

This tour combines some of Lima's culinary highlights with art and culture. You will get to know downtown Lima and Barranco, the bohemian and romantic district. Get ready to be amazed by fruits you've never tasted- and architecture that you've never seen before. In these 2 days, you will get to know the most remarkable sights, such as monuments, museums and famous places. Make the most out of your time in Lima and enjoy Peru's capital with your five senses. 



*the following itinerary is just exemplary; you're free to choose the order of the tours (f.e. if you want to do them on one day or on different days).

During the downtown Lima cultural and culinary tour you will start by visiting a local market, where you will taste the local products that you probably won't find in your country. You will visit Chinatown to get to know the mixture of the Peruvian and the Chinese cultures. While walking in the historic downtown of Lima, which is a Unesco site, you will discover its principal monuments and the typical architecture. At some point, you will stop to visit an awarded chef that will teach you how to prepare an original Ceviche. Next on the list is a visit to the bohemian district of Barranco, where you will visit some of the best handicraft shops and a local restaurant to try "Picarones", a typical Peruvian desert.
On the first day, you already got a glimpse of Barranco but with this tour you will understand better why so many tourist say this is their favourite part of Lima. After having been picked up at your hotel, you will discover the famous “Puente de Los Suspiros”, you will visit a Peruvian art and craft gallery and you will enter the MATE, a cultural institution created to show permanently the works of Mario Testino, a famous Peruvian photographer recognised among many celebrities. After that, you will pass the Second Home Peru, Victor Delfín’s house-workshop. Finally, all the participants will try delicious cocktails and appetisers.


Downtown Lima cultural & culinary tour:
  • Pick up in mini van from any hotel in Miraflores or San Isidro
  • Official bilingual tourist guide
  • 1 water bottle and all the food mentioned in the itinerary
  • Entrance fees

City tour Barranco:

  • Private round-trip transport (Surco, Miraflores, Barranco, Lince, San Isidro or Centro de Lima) with insurance against accidents or SOAT
  • Official bilingual tourist guide
  • Entrance tickets to MATE museum and to Victor Delfin/s house-workshop (reservation 2 days before)
  • Visit of art and crafts gallery: “Dédalo” & cocktails at Boutique B hotel bar

     Not Included:

    • Insurance for the Lima cultural & gastronomic tour
    • Meals during the city tour in Barranco


      Downtown Lima cultural & culinary tour:

        • 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (Monday to Saturday)

        City tour Barranco:

        • 5:00 pm (Tuesday to Sunday)


        • A downtown Lima cultural & gastronomic tour for 8 hours and a City tour in Barranco for 5 hours.


        • Use comfortable shoes
        • Mention dietary restrictions
        • Bring sunglasses, a hat and a bottle of water
        • Bring a bottle of water and your camera

             Terms of Reservation:

            • Minimum 2 days before
            • Minimum 2 people

             Terms of Cancelation:

            • Cancellation within 7 - 3 days: 100 % of total payment
            • Cancellation less than 3 days: 50% of total payment
            • Cancellation at the day of the tour: No money refund 


            • Maximum 6 people per group
            • 50% of additional cost on the following dates: January 1st, Holy Thursday and Friday, March 1st, July 28th and 29th, December 24th, 25th and 31st)

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