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Lima: Historic Downtown, Miraflores & Catacombs Private Tour

1. Lima: Historic Downtown, Miraflores & Catacombs Private Tour

Explore the Cercado de Lima, San Isidro and Miraflores districts of Lima and admire sights such as the Renaissance-style cathedral, Government Palace, Municipal Palace, Archbishop's Palace, and Union Club in the main square. Visit the Convent of San Francisco and Catacombs, admire the colonial balconies, and see Plaza San Martín. Take a tour of San Isidro to see the biggest olive park in Peru and one of the biggest parks in the city. Visit the financial district before going to Miraflores for a look at the sacred Pre-Inca Huaca Pucllana temple that belonged to the Lima culture Get a view of the sea at Malecón Cisneros and Love Park, and end with a stop at the exclusive Larcomar shopping mall, where you can purchase some lunch overlooking the sea.

Lima: Tour in Miraflores, San Isidro, Barranco & Chorrillos

2. Lima: Tour in Miraflores, San Isidro, Barranco & Chorrillos

We will start by picking you up from your accommodation and then we will head to the Olive Park . We will start by visiting the beautiful Parque del Olivar (San Isidro) that was declared a National Monument in 1959 and Monumental Zone in 1998. Nice place to see birds, reptiles, mammals and fish that carry out their life cycle within El Olivar Park. Afterwards, we will head towards Miraflores for a panoramic view of the impressive Pucllana Ruins, which was an important ceremonial center developed in 200 AD. Also we'll visit the Kennedy Park is one of the most important public spaces in Miraflores, also known as "the park of the cats" because it is home to approximately 80 cats. Then, we'll see the beatifull Love Park is surrounded by walls decorated with beautiful mosaics and romantic phrases in Spanish and Quechua. Park inspired by the Park Güell in Barcelona. We will visit the spectacular bohemian streets of Barranco that are surrounded by beautiful murals that transmit our Peruvian culture. We will visit the most famous romantic bridge in Barranco known as the "Puente de los suspiros" (Bridge of Sighs). It is the perfect place to meet, relax and have fun as it is full of history, love and inspiration. Last but not least, we will visit the district of Corrillos, which is surrounded by a group of hills, as well as the Monument to the Unknown Soldier, the Morro Solar planetarium, the Pope's Cross and the Christ of the Pacific or Redeemer. After the tour, we will return you to your hotel or, if you wish, we can drop you off at a restaurant or any other location of your preference (only if you are staying in Miraflores, Barranco or San Isidro).

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What people are saying about Forest El Olivar

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4.7
(16 reviews)

Super interesting and fun tour, the best we made with get your guide. Mabel and Ernesto are very involved, Mabel is a spontaneous and expert guide, we have seen and learned a lot and hope to come back for a follow-up! Thank you Mabel, you were great!

We liked the private tour it was excellent, good organized, good car and fluent english speaking guide. I can recommend this tour.