4. Private Lima: City and Coast Culture Bike Tour with a Local
Get your cycle on with this two-wheeled journey through the amazing Lima Bay. Much more than just a Lima city tour, this epic bike adventure will show you all kinds of hidden gems inside the city and outside of it too. From the old to the artistic, get ready to see a side to Lima you’ve never seen before.
A friendly guide will pick you up from your hotel in the center of Miraflores area or, if you’re staying elsewhere, at the front door of the Virgen Milagrosa Church in Kennedy Park. After a quick safety briefing from your local guide, it’s time to hop on your bike and follow the Malecón Cisneros path to the Parque del Amor (Park of Love), reminiscent of Gaudi’s work and dedicated to all things love and lovers.
Soak up the dreamy atmosphere and admire the romance-inspired statues, including the fantastic “El Beso” sculpture by Peruvian artist Victor Delfin. Your journey will then take you onwards towards the bohemian district of Barranco, a lively a vibrant area full of artists, musicians, and writers.
Stop for a short walk to snap some pictures of the neighborhood’s murals, street art, and Lima’s own Bridge of Sighs. Then it’s time to pedal up to Morro Solar, one of the hills surrounding the city where you can take in a stunning view of the shimmering Lima Bay – an unmissable sight and one of the best things to do in Lima.
Circle back to Miraflores, and as your tour comes to a close, your local guide will be happy to point you in the direction of more cool spots in this neighborhood, or tell you how to find your way back to your accommodation.