Lima Tours - Lima Travel Packages
Welcome to Lima, The City of Kings, a city full of history and cultural heritage. Travel with us around Lima and visit the great convent of San Francisco, a colonial gem that still today keeps all the treasures from the Spanish era. Visit some of the best museums in Lima, such as the Gold Museum, Larco Herrera Museum, Museum of Archaeology, Anthropology and History of Peru. Explore the ruins of Pachacamac, home of the most important god on the Peruvian coast. Enjoy also our modern Lima, visiting the most important areas, such as Miraflores, San Isidro and the traditional district of Barranco. Do not forget that Lima is also full of nightlife with fancy restaurants, local peñas, great casinos, salsa discos, pubs and great nightclubs.
Without doubt, the city of Lima houses the best museums of South America due to the great array of cultures that flourished on the Peruvian lands. On this opportunity Peru Travel Adventures offers a guided visit to 2 of the best museums in Lima, "The Museum Larco Herrera" & " The Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology". Both buildings display fabulous ancient remains of the most important cultures that occupied hundreds of years ago the cost of Peru and the Andes. Among the remains visitors can see various kind of ceramic, including the erotic collection of the Moche Culture as well as the colourful Nazca vessels. On this tour visitors will get, without a doubt a deep insight into Peruvian history, learning and watching genuine relics made long ago.
Our City Tour of Lima is the ideal introduction to see and learn more about the so called City of Kings. This is fantastic tour that shows the city gorgeously illuminated with a fantastic colonial architecture. Here you will receive enlightening insights into Lima's history as you stroll around its main colonial buildings. We end up our tour visiting the Magic Water Circuit of Lima, a fantastic place with impressive fountains that combine movement, lights, sounds and images. It is the largest water fountain compound in the world, certified by Guinness World Records. A nice place to visit while in Lima, it offers quite a different kind of attraction. The park has thirteen water fountains, some of them surprisingly original and some for visitors to explore.
Pachacamac was one of the largest religious centres on the Peruvian Coast. It is located at the south of Lima, some 30 kms away, virtually at the foot of the Pacific Ocean. According to archaeologist Pachacamac was the most important pilgrimage centre in ancient Peru, and at its glorious days the place received hundreds of people from all over Peru. Pachacamac contains various pyramids, temples and large plazas, where visitors can enjoy a pleasant walking while exploring the site. The sanctuary also offers magnificent views of the Pacific Ocean as well as of the Lurin Valley nearby. In addition, visitors can visit the Museum of Pachacamac located inside the archaeological complex, which displays ancient remains found at the zone.
Peru Travel Adventures takes you to know the ancient city of Caral, a spectacular archaeological site made up by big pyramids that were built about 4500 years ago. We invite you to explore this magnificent city which age is only comparable to the earliest civilizations that flourished on our planet, such as; Mesopotamia, Egypt, India, China and Mesoamerican. On our tour we will be able to see an array of buildings in which stand out huge truncated pyramids, circular sunken plazas, amphitheaters, a mysterious monolith, places where large groups of people used to congregate and other minor constructions built around the city. Do not miss this opportunity and visit Caral, one of the oldest cities in the world.