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Lima: Miraflores, Barranco and San Isidro Tour

1. Lima: Miraflores, Barranco and San Isidro Tour

Wait for your local guide at your hotel lobby and get ready to start the tour. First, discover the beauty of Miraflores. Learn the history of this emblematic and most visited district of Lima. Also, admire from the outside the archeological site of Huaca Pucllana. Understand the importance of this ceremonial and administrative center made of adobe and clay. Then, visit The Olive Trees Park in San Isidro district. Relax in this peaceful green area full of ancient preserved olive trees. Also, visit the beautiful Love Park and celebrate love in all its forms. Take photos of The Kiss, an iconic sculpture made by the acclaimed Peruvian artist Victor Delfin. Admire the surroundings from the tiled benches inspired in Antoni Gaudí's Parc Güell in Barcelona. After that, enjoy from the cliffs of Miraflores awesome views of Lima and the Pacific Ocean. Then visit Barranco, the artsy neighborhood of Lima. Be amazed by its beautiful murals and make a wish at the Bridge of Sighs.

Lima: Highlights of Miraflores, Barranco & Chorrillos

2. Lima: Highlights of Miraflores, Barranco & Chorrillos

1. Begin your day tour of Lima by visiting one of the highest points of the city, "Morro Solar". You will admire the incredible view of the city from a viewpoint over 300 meters above sea level. On top of this historical dune, your tour guide will introduce you to the rich history of this spot and Peru in general. 2. From there, head to the smallest district of Lima, the bohemian neighborhood of Barranco. Visit its atmospheric plaza as well as the romantic Puente de Los Suspiros or Bridge of Sighs. Spot impressive street art and murals as you wander Barranco's narrow streets. 3. Move on to the colorful district of Miraflores and wander around the romantic Parque Del Amor, which features a sculpture by well-known local artist Victor Delfín and offers a panoramic view of the Pacific coastline. Then head to Parque Kennedy, a favorite local hangout. Learn about the history of the park and get acquainted with the many cats living among the trees. 4. After working up an appetite, visit a traditional local market in the Surquillo district. Learn about the many products grown and harvested in Perú and immerse yourself in Peruvian gastronomy. Best of all, you will sample local tasty snacks. Finally, our professional driver will drop you off at your hotel or address.

Lima: All Inclusive Lima Highlights

3. Lima: All Inclusive Lima Highlights

1. Our first visit will be the Historic Center of Lima, where you will about the local culture and history with the assistance of your guide. Admire the monuments of Plaza Mayor, The cathedral, Archbishop's Palace, the San Francisco Monastery, the Catacombs and more 2. After the City Tour we will have lunch in a local restaurant. 3. Our second stop will be to one of highest points of the city, located in Chorrillos district, to go to the historical “Morro Solar”, where an outstanding view will be waiting for us, we will learn about the history of this spot and Peru in general. 4. The next spot is the bohemian and artistic district of Barranco, which is the smallest district of Lima. We will visit the Plaza, the romantic “Puente de los suspiros”. In addition, we will take a look at the beautiful art murals of this traditional neighborhood. 5. We continue to Miraflores, where we will visit the romantic “Parque Del Amor” that has an artsy sculpture made by a well recognized artist and it offers a panoramic view of the Peruvian sea. Then, we go towards “Parque Kennedy” for a walk throughout the park and have a nice conversation about the history of such a popular place. 6. Finally, we'll go to local market in Surquillo, wher you where we will learn about many products we grow and harvest in our country and also learn about the Peruvian gastronomy, We will have the oportunity to taste fruits and exotic products brought from different regions of Peru (Coast, Andes and Amazon).

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

4. 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).

Barranco + Morro Solar Bike Tour

5. Barranco + Morro Solar Bike Tour

This fantastic bike tour of Lima will start at Miraflores, where we'll meet at the appointed time to put on our helmets and get on our bikes. Following the guide's instructions, we'll cycle along the beach to ride along the Costa Verde until we reach Chorrillos. This will be the starting point for the ascent to the Morro Solar, a group of hills that offers one of the best panoramic views of Lima. Afterwards, we'll cycle along the Malecón de Miraflores. We'll make a stop at Larcomar, where we'll learn some curiosities about Peruvian gastronomy. Without missing a beat, we'll continue our bike tour through Barranco, Lima's most bohemian neighborhood. We'll cross the famous Puente de los Suspiros (Bridge of Sighs), where lovers meet, the best way to end the tour! After a fun-packed adventure, we'll relax with a tasty coffee or soft drink before returning to the starting point in Miraflores after 3 hours of cycling.

Lima: Local Wine Tour

6. Lima: Local Wine Tour

Learn all about the wine industry, as well about the geography of our land that made possible the production of grapes since colonial times. In this wine tour experience, we will visit the last winery of Lima “San Lorenzo”, one that keeps the tradition of an Italian Family called “Ugarelli”, a family that has been in our land for more than 100 years. In this unmissable place, we will do a tasting of wines (Peruvian Local Wine) and some good pisco too, that will be complemented with some delicious tapas.

Lima's Coast Surfing Activity

7. Lima's Coast Surfing Activity

Lima's Coast Surfing Activity When making your booking, you'll be able to choose the activity and duration that you prefer. Each activity sets off from and finishes at the Las Terrazas club on Makaha Beach. They also include transportation to your chosen location in Lima: Surfing in Chorillos (3 hours) On this activity, we'll surf the waves that surround the fishing neighbourhood of Chorillos in Lima. From the bay, we'll admire the impressive Morro Solar, which is a beautiful series of hills that have been declared a place of Cultural Heritage of the Nation. Surfing in Sur Chico (7 hours) Sur Chico is a neighbourhood that comprises the southern district of Lima that's also a great spot for surfing. We'll hop onto our surfboards and ride the waves that crash past the famous San Bartolo Beach and Puerto Viejo as we explore this corner of the Pacific Ocean. Surfing in Norte Chico (15 hours) Lima's northern coastline is lined with beautiful spots that'll enchant you from the very start. We'll ride the waves around its most iconic spots, such as Chancay Beach or the natural spas of Ancón and Bermejo, which are located in hidden spots that are difficult to access... unless you've got a surfboard!

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Morro Solar: Our most recommended tours and activities

Lima: Miraflores, Barranco and San Isidro Tour

Lima: Miraflores, Barranco and San Isidro Tour

Wait for your local guide at your hotel lobby and get ready to start the tour. First, discover the beauty of Miraflores. Learn the history of this emblematic and most visited district of Lima. Also, admire from the outside the archeological site of Huaca Pucllana. Understand the importance of this ceremonial and administrative center made of adobe and clay. Then, visit The Olive Trees Park in San Isidro district. Relax in this peaceful green area full of ancient preserved olive trees. Also, visit the beautiful Love Park and celebrate love in all its forms. Take photos of The Kiss, an iconic sculpture made by the acclaimed Peruvian artist Victor Delfin. Admire the surroundings from the tiled benches inspired in Antoni Gaudí's Parc Güell in Barcelona. After that, enjoy from the cliffs of Miraflores awesome views of Lima and the Pacific Ocean. Then visit Barranco, the artsy neighborhood of Lima. Be amazed by its beautiful murals and make a wish at the Bridge of Sighs.

Lima: Highlights of Miraflores, Barranco & Chorrillos

Lima: Highlights of Miraflores, Barranco & Chorrillos

1. Begin your day tour of Lima by visiting one of the highest points of the city, "Morro Solar". You will admire the incredible view of the city from a viewpoint over 300 meters above sea level. On top of this historical dune, your tour guide will introduce you to the rich history of this spot and Peru in general. 2. From there, head to the smallest district of Lima, the bohemian neighborhood of Barranco. Visit its atmospheric plaza as well as the romantic Puente de Los Suspiros or Bridge of Sighs. Spot impressive street art and murals as you wander Barranco's narrow streets. 3. Move on to the colorful district of Miraflores and wander around the romantic Parque Del Amor, which features a sculpture by well-known local artist Victor Delfín and offers a panoramic view of the Pacific coastline. Then head to Parque Kennedy, a favorite local hangout. Learn about the history of the park and get acquainted with the many cats living among the trees. 4. After working up an appetite, visit a traditional local market in the Surquillo district. Learn about the many products grown and harvested in Perú and immerse yourself in Peruvian gastronomy. Best of all, you will sample local tasty snacks. Finally, our professional driver will drop you off at your hotel or address.

Lima: All Inclusive Lima Highlights

Lima: All Inclusive Lima Highlights

1. Our first visit will be the Historic Center of Lima, where you will about the local culture and history with the assistance of your guide. Admire the monuments of Plaza Mayor, The cathedral, Archbishop's Palace, the San Francisco Monastery, the Catacombs and more 2. After the City Tour we will have lunch in a local restaurant. 3. Our second stop will be to one of highest points of the city, located in Chorrillos district, to go to the historical “Morro Solar”, where an outstanding view will be waiting for us, we will learn about the history of this spot and Peru in general. 4. The next spot is the bohemian and artistic district of Barranco, which is the smallest district of Lima. We will visit the Plaza, the romantic “Puente de los suspiros”. In addition, we will take a look at the beautiful art murals of this traditional neighborhood. 5. We continue to Miraflores, where we will visit the romantic “Parque Del Amor” that has an artsy sculpture made by a well recognized artist and it offers a panoramic view of the Peruvian sea. Then, we go towards “Parque Kennedy” for a walk throughout the park and have a nice conversation about the history of such a popular place. 6. Finally, we'll go to local market in Surquillo, wher you where we will learn about many products we grow and harvest in our country and also learn about the Peruvian gastronomy, We will have the oportunity to taste fruits and exotic products brought from different regions of Peru (Coast, Andes and Amazon).

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

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).

Barranco + Morro Solar Bike Tour

Barranco + Morro Solar Bike Tour

This fantastic bike tour of Lima will start at Miraflores, where we'll meet at the appointed time to put on our helmets and get on our bikes. Following the guide's instructions, we'll cycle along the beach to ride along the Costa Verde until we reach Chorrillos. This will be the starting point for the ascent to the Morro Solar, a group of hills that offers one of the best panoramic views of Lima. Afterwards, we'll cycle along the Malecón de Miraflores. We'll make a stop at Larcomar, where we'll learn some curiosities about Peruvian gastronomy. Without missing a beat, we'll continue our bike tour through Barranco, Lima's most bohemian neighborhood. We'll cross the famous Puente de los Suspiros (Bridge of Sighs), where lovers meet, the best way to end the tour! After a fun-packed adventure, we'll relax with a tasty coffee or soft drink before returning to the starting point in Miraflores after 3 hours of cycling.

Lima: Local Wine Tour

Lima: Local Wine Tour

Learn all about the wine industry, as well about the geography of our land that made possible the production of grapes since colonial times. In this wine tour experience, we will visit the last winery of Lima “San Lorenzo”, one that keeps the tradition of an Italian Family called “Ugarelli”, a family that has been in our land for more than 100 years. In this unmissable place, we will do a tasting of wines (Peruvian Local Wine) and some good pisco too, that will be complemented with some delicious tapas.

Lima's Coast Surfing Activity

Lima's Coast Surfing Activity

Lima's Coast Surfing Activity When making your booking, you'll be able to choose the activity and duration that you prefer. Each activity sets off from and finishes at the Las Terrazas club on Makaha Beach. They also include transportation to your chosen location in Lima: Surfing in Chorillos (3 hours) On this activity, we'll surf the waves that surround the fishing neighbourhood of Chorillos in Lima. From the bay, we'll admire the impressive Morro Solar, which is a beautiful series of hills that have been declared a place of Cultural Heritage of the Nation. Surfing in Sur Chico (7 hours) Sur Chico is a neighbourhood that comprises the southern district of Lima that's also a great spot for surfing. We'll hop onto our surfboards and ride the waves that crash past the famous San Bartolo Beach and Puerto Viejo as we explore this corner of the Pacific Ocean. Surfing in Norte Chico (15 hours) Lima's northern coastline is lined with beautiful spots that'll enchant you from the very start. We'll ride the waves around its most iconic spots, such as Chancay Beach or the natural spas of Ancón and Bermejo, which are located in hidden spots that are difficult to access... unless you've got a surfboard!

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What people are saying about Morro Solar

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4.9
(40 reviews)

Great friendly smiley knowledgeable Guide - Natalia. Front start to finish she made the tour so interesting. We had a great day and would recommend.

Great experience! Cesar was a great guide! You could tell he enjoyed his job! Many thanks to Cesar and also the driver Joel!

Tour guide was very good. Van could be slightly more comfortable but was quite adequate

Great informative tour. Enjoyed the places we visited and guide was very knowledgeable.

A great way to spend the day and experience the city. Do this!