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Park of the Reserve, Lima

Park of the Reserve, Lima: Our most recommended tours and activities

Lima: Water Magic Circuit, Downtown and Catacombs Night Tour

1. Lima: Water Magic Circuit, Downtown and Catacombs Night Tour

Head to the San Francisco Convent and its famous catacombs. Discover a unique part of Lima underground. Walk through with corridors that are full of history and beautiful paintings. See the library, rooms, the main cloister, and art made of wood and stone. Explore a network of tunnels and underground rooms, and see the remains of people who lived hundreds of years ago. Visit the historic side of Lima and explore its streets at night. After pickup at your hotel, admire the illuminated Cathedral of Lima, an architectural jewel that has a Renaissance-style façade. Stroll around the Main Square, see beautiful buildings like the Government and Municipal Palace, then experience the nightlife of the colonial side of Lima on Chabuca Granda boulevard Stop to purchase local desserts and typical drinks such as picarones (donut), churros, arroz con leche (rice milk), emoliente (roasted barley grain drink), and chicha morada (purple corn drink).  Later, make your way to the Magic Water Circuit, the Guinness World Record holder for the biggest complex of water fountains in a public park. The fountains have different forms and sizes and release jets of water up to 80 meters (262 feet) into the air. Have your camera ready to capture a magic show of light, color, music, and images.

Lima: City Highlights Day Tour

2. Lima: City Highlights Day Tour

After being picked up at your accommodation, head to the Historical Center of Lima to see some of the city's highlights. Visit the wonderful Plaza San Martin, made to commemorate 100 years of Peruvian independence. It has a fascinating statue of Peru’s liberator that you can take photos with. Then see the Plaza de Armas, where you can admire impressive buildings such as the presidential palace and city hall. Afterwards, explore the San Francisco Monastery and its catacombs. Then, see Miraflores: Huaca Pucllana pre-Inca temple, The Love Park, Barranco: Murals, pittoresque old mansions, The Bridge of Sighs and San Isidro: The Olive Park.

Lima: Magic Water Circuit and Dinner Show Tickets

3. Lima: Magic Water Circuit and Dinner Show Tickets

Experience the beauty of the lights, music, and fountain show at the Parque de la Reserva park in Lima with this entrance ticket. Witness the beauty of Peruvian dances and the gallantry of Peruvian Paso horses during a dinner show.   Enjoy the convenience of being picked up from your accommodation in Barranco. Sit back and relax on the drive to the El Parque de la Reserva park in downtown Lima. Visit the 13 computer-controlled neoclassical-style fountains. See a fountain with a jet that reaches a height of 80 meters. Learn about this Monumental Urban Environment that was designed by the French architect Claude Sahut. Head to the Hacienda de Paso for a delicious Peruvian buffet dinner.  Watch as skilled dancers display transitional dances from three regions in Peru. Admire the training of Peruvian Paso horse during the horse show. Return to your accommodation in Barranco.

Lima: Magic Water Circuit Entry and Guided Tour with Pickup

4. Lima: Magic Water Circuit Entry and Guided Tour with Pickup

Experience a sound and light extravaganza on a guided tour of the Magic Water Circuit in Lima with entry tickets included. Following pickup at your hotel in downtown Miraflores or San Isidro, transfer to Parque de la Reserva — where giant jets of water explode into the skies to music and lights. Visit the park, named the largest of its kind by the Guinness Book of World Records, with 13 interactive fountains that dance to music and lights providing an astonishing spectacle, including a jet spray reaching 262 feet high. See the fountains illuminated at night, many with continuously changing color schemes. Marvel at a laser light program synchronized with classical and Peruvian music that makes the fountains sparkle and shine as the water flows in unique patterns and shapes. After the show, be dropped off at Parque Kennedy, Miraflores.

Lima: Colonial City tour and Magic Fountains Park

5. Lima: Colonial City tour and Magic Fountains Park

Historical Center of Lima After picking you up, we will take you to the Historical Center of Lima to show you all its highlights. Plaza San Martín We visit first this wonderful Plaza made in 19 hundred to commemorate 100 years of Peruvian independence. It has a fascinating statue that represents Peru’s liberator. The surrounding buildings are stunning, and It displays the neoclassic style. Plaza de Armas (Plaza Mayor) Then, we will go to the (Main square), the most representative one in Peru where you will see impressive old buildings such as The Presidential Palace, The City Hall, The Cathedral and The Archbishop’s Palace of Lima. Your expert guide will explain you about the rich history of Peru’s capital. Museum Convent San Francisco de Asis y Catacombs After, we will take you to the most amazing museum in downtown Lima. Here, you will learn about the colonial period in Lima city. Get ready to visit its amazing underground Catacombs! Magic Fountains Park Then, we will go to the most emblematic Park of Lima, which has the Guinness Book record to be the largest fountain complex in the world, displaying 13 distinct fountains and many are interactive. They are illuminated by night and many of which are choreographed to music and continuously changing color schemes.

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What people are saying about Park of the Reserve, Lima

Overall rating

4.9 / 5

based on 9 reviews

It was a wonderful experience, especially thanks to the perfect guide Jessica! She explained everything to us and we were able to have very lively conversations! We learned a lot about the history of Peru as well as about life in Peru today.

Our tour was wonderful! Jessica was an excellent and knowledgeable tour guide, and our driver Victor was great as well. Lots of history in Lima was covered!

I loved the service we received. The culture, architecture and the circuit was wonderful, we are in love with Peru. Thanks a lot

Very good experience with in-depth explanations and really invested guide. The water show was really fun! Thanks again.

We had a wonderful time. Guide was very informative and personable.