Lima City Tour & Gastronomy full day
Lima Private Tours, A True Local Experience!
Lima Private Tours & transfer service–Stoke your trip with Lima’s ideas places to explore, include a visit to the Basilica Cathedral for a glimpse of the city’s former glory or, for something different you could head to the Iglesia de San Francisco (Church of San Francisco) and take a look at its famous catacombs. As the city’s first cemetery, these underground tunnels (catacombs) contain the bones of over 70,000 people, many of which are set in cool geometric patterns.
Made up of 43 different districts, almost all with their own flare and vibe, Lima is a bustling metropolis. The opulence of the Spanish colonial era is visible everywhere in the city, from the detailed wood-work of the historic centre balconies, doors and architecture to the the lavishly decorated churches.
Learn about the peruvian culinary and pisco sour with a local chef, a full practice lesson to finish as a local chef then to be ready to make your own Ceviche and pisco sour.
Group Size: You decide the number of participants
Service Level: Private (Your Tour, Your Way)
Physical Grading: 1 2 3 4 5 6
EASIEST: Non-camping journeys, optional walks, little elevation gain or loss.
Price: From US$ 230/ 1 Day
Itinerary (it’s a sample)
- Lima City Tours and Peruvian Cuisine
We go to the hotel in Lima to pick you up at 10:00 am, we start our gastronomic adventure visiting to a local typical market, at this market you see a variety of peruvian products as native fruits, native potatoes, and a variety of fish from the sea, etc. Which are, fundamental ingredients for the peruvian gastronomy, after that we visit to a local, exclusive, and nice restaurant in which you learn concerning of making your own “pisco sour” and the famous “ceviche”, then you enjoy the delicious lunch that includes the most representative peruvian gastronomy. In the afternoon we start our tour visiting the pre-incan temple of Huaca Pucllana then we go sightseeing along the important places of the capital, such as San Martin Square, Main square where we see the government palace, the basilica cathedral, archbishop’s palace, the municipality of lima, typical colonial streets with nice mansions. Then we visit the convent of Sain Francis where we see beautiful cloisters, catacombs, the religious museum, the choir, the library of the monks, the sacristy with the Collection of Rivera and Zurbaran’s canvas, subsequentely we visit the modern Lima: San Isidro, El Olivar, Larco Mar from where we have a stunning view of the Pacific Ocean. Eventually we drive back to hotel.
LIMA PRIVATE TOURS INCLUDE
- Tour guide in English.
- Private transportation
- Entrance ticket to the churches
- Peruvian gastronomy lesson, and Peruvian gastronomy-tasting.
LIMA PRIVATE TOURS DO NOT INCLUDE
- Extra expenditure.
- Backpack to carry your things.
- Sunblock and sunglasses.
- Water bottle or canteen.
- American dollars and peruvian soles in cash.
- Sun hat.
- Crédit or debit card.