Visit to Pachacamac, the ancient Andean Oracule, Villa Wetlands and Barranco
We begin our tour in Barranco was a beach resort of XIX century, famous for the Bridge of Sighs, meeting point for lovers. There you'll see old mansions of Lima city high class.
We cross Chorrillos where are placed Santa Mónica Prison for women and Villa Swamps, then we get the Panamerican Highway.
We arrive Pachacamac, one of the most populated cities in América continent and ancient andean Oracule that was visited by members of many cultures to make consults about future. Temple of the Sun, House of Choosen Women (Acllahuasi), Taurichumpi's Palace, museum, you'll see there.
We back Chorrillos to visit Villa Wetlands (Pantanos de Villa in spanish), the only natural place in Lima city, important stop off for migratory birds wich are going from SouthAmerica to NorthAmérica and back again.
Herons, Franklin seagulls, eagles, some types of ducks, reptiles, rodents and other animals you'll see there. We can sail in the wetlands on board of a boat.
We back the hotel.
Place 1: Bridge of the Sighs
Place 2: Pachacamac museum
Place 3: Pachacamac archeological complex (House of Choosen Women-Acllahuasi-, Temple of the Sun, Taurichumpi's Palace, Painted Temple, etc).
Place 4: Villa Wetlands (sailing in the Wetlands for watching migratory birds).
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: I'll go where you where: Hotel, Airport, House of relatives, Cruise Ship Port (if you come by Cruise is necessary using the shuttle bus to go out from the dock to the main door 'cause the Guides can't get in. I'll be in the door with your name on a sign.
End location: Let me know where you wish to end the tour.
Duration: 5 hours 30 min.
We'll use a comfortable and private a/c vehicle (H-1 or similar).
For bigger groups we can use a larger vehicle.
Boat and Sailing in Villa Wetlands
Signal Wi-Fi for Internet (Social Networks)
Estimated Local Cash Needed
200 3.35 soles for 1 dollar - For souvenirs or personal expenses.
Beberages during the tour.
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Alfredo was a great coordinator from afar to make the arrangements. Very knowledgeable and flexible. Overall, a great day of things we'd not seen in prior trips to Lima. We especially loved the wetlands boat ride. A total reprieve from the hustle and bustle of the city!