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Free Tour Lima Essential starts in the historic center

Duration: 2h
Languages: English, Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on December 12, 2021

FreeWalkingToursPeru offers the best free walking tours based on tips in English and Spanish.

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    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Discover Lima on foot, the former government headquarters of the viceroyalty of Peru, an ancient city dating back more than 3 thousand years. We will get to know Lima from a local perspective with constructive and relevant comments about the history of this city.

Route:

  • Main Square
  • Changing of the Guard (optional)
  • Presidential palace
  • Atrium of the Cathedral of Lima
  • Church of Santo Domingo - exterior visit
  • House of Peruvian Literature - interior visit
  • Pisco Sours
  • Bar Cordano
  • Atrium of the Church of San Francisco
  • Colonial Wall of Lima
  • This tour ends near the Plaza Mayor (Not in Miraflores)


I bring?
Tip in cash in Peruvian soles, USD or euros.


How do I recognize my guide?

Look for me at Jirón de la Unión 608 (in front of La Merced church), historic center - Look for JORGE CUEVA and VALERIA CORDOBA (DO NOT be confused with other people).
Look for the Inkan Milky Way - FWTP logo on the Yellow Vests.

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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Jirón de la Unión 608, Cercado de Lim...
    Jirón de la Unión 608, Cercado de Lima 15001, Peru
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    Look for me at Jirón de la Unión 608 (in front of La Merced church), historic center - Look for JORGE CUEVA and VALERIA CORDOBA (DO NOT be confused with other people). Look for the Inkan Milky Way - FWTP logo on the Yellow Vests.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Jirón de la Unión
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Casa de la fotografía
  • 3
    Outside visit
    O'Higgins House
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Plaza de Armas de Lima
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Cambio de Guardia
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Iglesia de Santo Domingo
  • 7
    Outside visit
    House of Peruvian Literature
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Iglesia de San Francisco de Asís

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

34 ratings
4.7
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Professionalism
4.58
Fun
4.33
Expression
4.67
Quality
4.66
Route
4.63
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Larisse 13 May 2024

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Estuvo bien en general, Valeria con mucha información y entusiasmo :) pero llegaron tarde, el tour empezó como a las 3:15 cuando indican que se debe llegar 10 minutos antes. Sería un punto a mejorar
sue 09 May 2024
Felixstowe

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Travelled in group - May 2024
Jorge was very well informed and enthusiastic I learned a lot. It was also fun. It was a large group but we could all hear well.
Rana 30 Apr 2024
Montreal

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Travelled alone - Apr 2024
Very knowledgeable Guide I highly recommend this tour with Jorge
Alejandro 25 Apr 2024
Quito

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Travelled in couple - Jun 2023
Me gusto, solo que podría recomendar que nos dieran unos minutos para fotos en los lugares importantes
YEJIN 25 Feb 2024
Seoul

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Travelled alone - Feb 2024
Thank you! The guide was so enthusiastic to expain!
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
Not suitable for pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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