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⚡ Alternative Lima City Tour: History & Philosophy

Duration: 1h and 45min
Languages: English
Guru: Bruce
Quality Verified Registered on October 04, 2022

🌱🏳️‍🌈🍉 I'm Bruce. Made in Peru. I'm passionate about history, sociology and geopolitics. I used to travel around Latam as a backpacker for 3 years. Nowadays, I'm a writer, cook, musician, masseur, law student, and a professional tour guide in Lima and Cusco. <3 Metal, punk, rock, new wave, dark wave, electro, anime, videogames, chess, jiujitsu, shibari and more. INKA PRIDE is a 100% Peruvian Tour Company which seek to promote high quality alternative tours focused on interculturality, underground, openmindness and humor (no fear of success). 🇵🇪Native 🇬🇧Fluent 🇩🇪Basic 🇯🇵Basic

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

🌱 Eco Friendly
🏳️‍🌈 Straight Friendly
🍉 Free Watermelon

* This City Tour starts inmediately after our Franciscan Monastery and Catacombs Tour. Check it out here:

https://www.guruwalk.com/shlink/NYtY4

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Discover the historical centre and it's dark history. We will visit and learn about relevant information about Pre Inka History, Inka History, Spanish conquer and Monuments, Lima, Architecture, "City of Balconies", Tapada Limeña, Jirón de la Unión Street, and curiosities the independence of Peru. Here you will learn about updated history and dark history and it's intimate relationship with politics in a fun and controversial way.

You will learn the history of Peru without filters. Critizising mainstream explanations. NO romantizising doubtful facts. NO conspiratives theories. NO political party for the history of the winners or losers. And NO sensalionalist topics or wiki explanations.


ITINERARY

- Wall Park
- Franciscan Monastery
- House of Literature
- Plaza de Armas de Lima
- Palace of Government
- Catedral of Lima
- City of Balconies
- House of Gastronomy
- Taulichusco Stone
- Jirón de la Unión
- La Merced Square
- San Martin Square
- Conclusion Speech
- Best Pisco Sour (optional)


* NO Shopping / Comission Tours.
We don't visit any touristic traps.


* ABOUT TIPS: We do expect a decent, fair and conscious retribution by your side. As well as we have no problem if you've already developed high expectations about us. Because we do offer a 10/10 service.

Thank you! 

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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    XX4F+424 Rotonda de la Gallina sin ga...
    XX4F+424 Rotonda de la Gallina sin gallina, Lima 15001, Peru
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    We will meet outside "Parque La Muralla, between Amazonas Street and Lampa Street, Historical Centre of Lima. I will be wearing a pink cap with the logo of "Inka Pride". IG@inkapridetours

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Catacombs of the Convent of San Francisco
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Wall Park
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Casa de la Literatura Peruana
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Plaza de Armas de Lima
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Government palace
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Lima cathedral
  • 7
    Outside visit
    House of Peruvian Gastronomy
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Taulichusco monument
  • 9
    Outside visit
    Jirón de la Unión
  • 10
    Outside visit
    Church of La Merced
  • 11
    Outside visit
    Plaza San Martín
  • 12
    Outside visit
    The Bolivarcito Cathedral Pisco

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

4.96
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(23 ratings)
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4.91
Fun
4.91
Expression
4.96
Quality
4.96
Route
4.91
Iain 10 Jun 2024
Richmond

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Travelled alone - May 2024
Very relaxed and interesting tour with Bruce, the right amount of information as we walked through parts of historic Lima, and time to pick up some local treats on the way.
Naomi 16 May 2024
Nagoya

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Travelled alone - May 2024
I've done a free walking in Lima with someone else first because Bruce was busy. And i was so dissapointed. Quick explanations, talking about inca kola, wasting 15 min in the chocolate museum, or 15 in a "recommendation" for souvenirs, and 25 minutes in a pisco tasting where people push you to buy a lot bottles of alcohol for 3 or 4 times the price. And then, I've decided to book with Bruce. And It was by far, an amazing experience. If you want to experience a great historical tour which really speak to you A LOT, but A LOT, but A LOT of history of Peru, and don't get bored at all on the way, you should contact him. He speaks basic japanese, and It was fun to talk about anime at the end with a couple of big pisco sours. Thank you Bruce!
Véronique 08 May 2024
Edmonton

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Very passionate guide with a lot of pride in his work, really cares about the information he shares during the tour and was accommodating when we came late due to traffic.
Alice 08 May 2024
Brighton

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Bruce was a fantastic guide! All the information covered was super interesting , and Bruce ensured the tour was very entertaining. Would highly recommend!
Julien 24 Apr 2024
Zürich

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Travelled in couple - Apr 2024
We had a great tour with Bruce, with loads of honest and interesting information, would definitely recommend going with him!
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people 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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