Private tour

Lima: Pachacamac Inca Archaeological Complex Tour

4.8 / 5

94 reviews

Activity provider: Kultour Perú
Private tour

Lima: Pachacamac Inca Archaeological Complex Tour

Activity provider: Kultour Perú
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From US$ 59 per person

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Learn more about the culture, traditions, and history of the Inca Empire on a guided tour of the vast archaeological site of Pachacamac. Get breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean from the Temple of the Sun.

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, Portuguese, Quechua
Pickup included
Hotels located at Miraflores, Barranco and San Isidro.
Wheelchair accessible
Private group


  • Explore an ancient Inca site three times larger than Machu Picchu
  • Learn more about the Inca Empire at the Pachacamac Museum
  • Get stunning ocean views from the Temple of the Sun
Full description
Benefit from pickup at your hotel in Lima, and then travel 30 minutes southeast to the archaeological complex of Pachacamac, named for the Inca Earth Maker god Pacha Kamaq. Learn all about the culture and traditions of the Inca Empire at the museum, where artifacts discovered at the site are artfully displayed. Stroll around the sacred land and get stunning views of the Pacific Ocean from the pyramid Temple of the Sun. Return to the car and enjoy traditional alfajores (cookies) from the region. Then, drive back to Lima full of memories, and get dropped off at your hotel on arrival.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Museum entrances fees
  • Guide
  • Parking
  • A traditional snack
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Alcohol and drugs

Know before you go

  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
  • Wheelchair restrictions apply to certain areas of this activity
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 94 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
  • Transportation
  • Service
  • Organization

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It was a truly perfect day trip. My guide Jordan was extremely knowledgeable, kind, and patient. He explained the history of the site very clearly in good English, and kept me informed of what to expect with different parts of the trip. The complex was enormous and very intriguing with an interesting and modern museum.

March 24, 2023

Jordan and Manuel were friendly and excellent. Jordan tried to tell as much as possible about Peru for me, a beginner traveler here. He is knowledgeable enough in what he has to do. Thank you very much for giving the nice first expression of Lima, Peru. FYI, no place to hide from the sun during the tour except in a car, so prepare to avoid UV rays.

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March 24, 2023

I was very happy with the tour and the guide was excellent. He displayed much knowledge and passion for his job. Visiting Pachacamac is a must in order to have a clear understanding of the evolution of the Incan civilization. The onsite museum is filled with important artifacts and tells a detailed story of the Peruvian people before and after Spanish conquest. Great experience!!

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March 24, 2023

Product ID: 165167