City tour Lima in private or in group 3 1/2 h
The city of Lima, also known as the City of Kings, was founded by Francisco Pizarro on January 18, 1535 on the right bank of the Rímac river because of the excellent strategic and geographic conditions of this valley. Lima, whose name comes from the Quechua word Rímac. Lima became the most important and powerful metropolis in Spanish America, and the cultural and commercial center of the region, General San Martín proclaimed the independence of Peru.Today you will have a half day city tour. The tour begins with a visit to the historical downtown of Lima, also known as “the City of the Kings”. The stops include the Main Square of Lima, upon which lays the Government Palace, the Cathedral from outside, the Archbishop’s Palace and the City Hall. ( from outside) Next on the itinerary we visit a nice convent. We drive through Miraflores and San Isidro. The city tour will include an English speaking guide. The tour starts and finishes in your hotel.
- English speaking guide
- Entrance fees
Note/ this tour you can do in Private or in international group