Free tour

Travel in time: Free tour of classic Lima

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English, Spanish
Guru: Pablo
Quality Verified Registered on February 09, 2023

Hello, I'm Pablo. Passionate about the art, history and literature of his city, his country, and the world, but above all service. I am an official tour guide with more than 15 years of experience and I am also a teacher. I offer free walking tours in Lima, my city, to people like you who love walking, good conversation and everything that involves culture. will you accompany me?

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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

Visit the historic center of Lima , and discover with an expert the history and art told by the streets of this city that was the capital of the immense viceroyalty of Peru.

You will get to know its squares and, in a panoramic view, the most emblematic buildings such as:

  • The convent of Santo Domingo (the oldest in Lima).
  • Chabuca Granda Mall
  • the Stone Bridge (built in 1610)
  • The Government Palace
  • The Municipality of Lima
  • Cathedral
  • The Archbishop's Palace
  • Desamparados train station
  • The Bodega y Quadra house
  • The Pre-Hispanic municipal museum
  • The convent of San Francisco
  • The wall park
  • among many other jewels.

Additionally , on this tour you can choose to see inside (only if you wish):

  • the convent of San Francisco and catacombs (entrance not included).

A very complete and fun tour with an experienced local guide.

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Jirón de la Unión 400, Lima 15001, Peru
    Jirón de la Unión 400, Lima 15001, Peru
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    Meeting point: on the corner of La Unión street (jirón) and Callao street (jirón). I always carry a backpack and almost always a scarf.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Plaza de Armas de Lima
  • 2
    Outside visit
    House of Peruvian Literature
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Iglesia y Convento de San Francisco de Lima
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Wall Park
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Winery and Quadra Site Museum

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

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Adriana 28 Nov 2023

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Travelled in couple - Nov 2023
Excelente experiencia de aprendizaje. Explicaciones interesantes, claras y amenas. Pablo es un guía muy amable, con mucha experiencia y conocedor de la historia del Perú. Muy recomendado!
Thad 27 Oct 2023
San Francisco

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Travelled in couple - Oct 2023
Very informative and professional! A real expert on the history of Lima. Thank you.
Alejandra 30 Sep 2023

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Travelled in couple - Sep 2023
We had a great tour with Pablo. He was super professional, friendly and knowledgeable. We definitely recommend him to anyone who wants to learn more about Lima and its history!
Claudia Patricia 18 Sep 2023
Antiguo Cuscatlán

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Travelled in couple - Sep 2023
Súper recomendado! Nos llevó a conocer lo más importante del Centro Histórico y un poco más. Tiene muchísimo conocimiento y es apasionado de la historia. Me encanto el tour
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Accepts reservations up to 100 people.
Not suitable for pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour requires 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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