Lima excursion, Entrances fees, traditional homemade lunch and transportation included.
Francisco Pizarro founded Lima, the capital of Peru, a city of 9 million people, in the 16th century as the City of Kings. Known for its historic buildings, monuments, colonial and republican architecture, you will see the elegant past of this beautiful city.
In our tour we will walk around the Plaza de Armas where you will see the Presidential Palace, The Cathedral, Archbishop palace and the City Hall. In addition, we will tour San Martin square, known for its colonial architecture, Jiron de la Union with the Lady Merci Church and its impressive facade. Last but not least, we will tour the San Francisco monastery and its catacombs.
Afterwards, my Mother will delight your sense of taste with her Peruvian gastronomy. She will teach you how to make "Ceviche", one of Peru's well-known dishes. At the same time I will teach you how to make the perfect Pisco Sour.
On our journey we see the different aspects of the city over the districts of
Miraflores, Barranco and Lima Downtown. Includes the visit of the MATE Museum, The Pre Hispanic Museum Larco Herrera and the Monastery of San Francisco with pieces from the XVI Century
Then we are going to taste original peruvian food by Danmar (Co-Author of the DVD "From the Heart of Peru - My Mother's Kitchen) Dishes such as Cebiche, Lomo Saltado, Arroz con Pollo, Huacaina and Pisco Sour.
By request on your booking, we can offer a Vegetarian or Gluten free option, all of them with our peruvian cuisine influence.
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Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: From the Airport or Hotel
End location: From the Airport or Hotel
Duration: 7 hours
Times are flexible according to your needs.
Private SUV / VAN
-If you would to take public transportation and experience as local let me know to program it in our itinerary.
- If your group is more than 6 travelers, send me a message and i will reply with the price for your party.
- 7 hours Tour in Lima Downtown / Miraflores / Barranco
- Official Tour Guide, Aaron
- Transportation in SUV or VAN
- Admissions fees to:
Cathedral of Lima, San Francisco Monastery and MATE Museum or Larco Herrera Museum.
- Traditional Peruvian Food by Danmar in her home. (My Mother's Kitchen)
- Complementary Internet WiFi on road
- Bottle of water
Estimated Local Cash Needed
50 Dollars - Drinks in restaurants or bars are not included
Extra activities not listed in our itinerary.
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Our day tour with Aaron in Lima, Peru on 28 Feb. 2018 was excellent. He and his brother picked us up at the designated time from the cruise port, at which we immediately began our tour of Lima. Aaron was very friendly and answered all of our questions along the way. He first asked us where we had been. At the end of the day, we were given a presentation of a sumptuous lunch by Aaron's mama and a nice homemade Pisco Sour drink before he took us to the airport. I would recommend his tours to anyone