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Ranked #31 of 134 attractions in Lima
Category: Ancient Ruins; Religious Sites

Pachacamac (whose name means Lord of Earthquakes) is an archaeological citadel with strong sacred character, this place has original pre-Inca and Inca structures, and is the best... more »

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Ranked #32 of 134 attractions in Lima
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Ranked #33 of 134 attractions in Lima
Category: Parks; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Monuments/ Statues
Owner description: The Love Park is located on the cliffs of Chorrillos overlooking the Pacific Ocean. It's surrounded by walls of romantic... more » Owner description: The Love Park is located on the cliffs of Chorrillos overlooking the Pacific Ocean. It's surrounded by walls of romantic quotes scripted in mosaic tiles and a monumental statue of two lovers embracing each other in the center of the park. « less
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Ranked #34 of 134 attractions in Lima
Category: Resort Communities
Owner description: Located outside of Lima in the constitutional province of Callao, La Punta is a peninsula surrounded by the Pacific Ocean... more » Owner description: Located outside of Lima in the constitutional province of Callao, La Punta is a peninsula surrounded by the Pacific Ocean and, hence, famous for its seafood. Grab a seat with a view, and enjoy the relaxed atmosphere these traditional neighborhoods offer. « less
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Ranked #35 of 134 attractions in Lima
Category: Government Buildings; Architectural Buildings
Owner description: Built in 1735 by the Marquis of Torre Tagle, this handsome building is considered to be the best surviving colonial house in... more » Owner description: Built in 1735 by the Marquis of Torre Tagle, this handsome building is considered to be the best surviving colonial house in Lima with its superb carved balconies, magnificent doors and a courtyard surrounded by rooms and ironwork. « less
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Ranked #36 of 134 attractions in Lima
Category: History Museums
Owner description: The extensive archaeological collection in this museum includes more than 100,000 items from pre-Hispanic cultures including... more » Owner description: The extensive archaeological collection in this museum includes more than 100,000 items from pre-Hispanic cultures including ceramics, metals, funeral offerings and carved stone figures. « less
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Ranked #37 of 134 attractions in Lima
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #38 of 134 attractions in Lima
Category: Cemeteries
Owner description: Also called "Noches de Luna Llena", this is the oldest cemetery in South America and night tours are offered through Turibus... more » Owner description: Also called "Noches de Luna Llena", this is the oldest cemetery in South America and night tours are offered through Turibus and a few other agencies. It is operated by SBLM and is a top tourist attraction in Lima. « less
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Ranked #39 of 134 attractions in Lima
Category: Government Buildings; Architectural Buildings

The Government Palace or House of Pizarro (Palacio de Gobierno or Casa de Pizarro) is the Residence of the President of Peru. The initial structure was built by Francisco Pizarro... more »

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Ranked #40 of 134 attractions in Lima
Category: Government Buildings
Owner description: The City Hall of Lima was open in 1944 and built by the architect Ricardo de Jaxa Polish Malachowski, who was responsible for... more » Owner description: The City Hall of Lima was open in 1944 and built by the architect Ricardo de Jaxa Polish Malachowski, who was responsible for the construction and interior decoration of the building. Its rooms are characterized by Art Nouveau style. Here you can find a large collection of paintings and photographs of the Republican period. « less
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Ranked #41 of 134 attractions in Lima
Category: History Museums; Specialty Museums
This grisly museum features the underground dungeons and torture chambers that were used to punish accused heretics.
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Ranked #42 of 134 attractions in Lima
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Ranked #43 of 134 attractions in Lima
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Ranked #44 of 134 attractions in Lima
Category: Religious Sites
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Ranked #45 of 134 attractions in Lima
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Lookouts

"El Parque del Amor" is The Park of Love, located on the clifftops over looking the Pacific Ocean in the Miraflores district of Lima. It was opened on Valentines day 1993. It is... more »

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Ranked #46 of 134 attractions in Lima
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Ranked #47 of 134 attractions in Lima
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Category: Zoos
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Ranked #48 of 134 attractions in Lima
  • Fantastic venue 07/18/2013
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #49 of 134 attractions in Lima
Category: Art Museums
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Ranked #50 of 134 attractions in Lima
Category: History Museums

This private collection, assembled by Miguel Mujica Gallo, contains a wide assortment of pre-Columbian gold handicraft, weapons, ceremonial objects, jewelry and gold from both the... more »

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Ranked #51 of 134 attractions in Lima
Category: Religious Sites
Owner description: El Museo de los Descalzos del Rimac abre sus puertas al publico en el ano 1981. Se ubica dentro de los espacios del Convento... more » Owner description: El Museo de los Descalzos del Rimac abre sus puertas al publico en el ano 1981. Se ubica dentro de los espacios del Convento de los Padres Franciscanos Descalzos, fundado en el ano 1595.En 1972, el edificio es declarado Monumento Historico Nacional, y esta enclavado en el area del Centro Historico de Lima que fue declarada "Patrimonio de la Humanidad" por la Unesco. « less
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Ranked #52 of 134 attractions in Lima
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Ranked #53 of 134 attractions in Lima
Category: Trails
Owner description: Shaded with flowering trees, this secluded romantic walkway leads under a wooden bridge to a cliff with sweeping views of the... more » Owner description: Shaded with flowering trees, this secluded romantic walkway leads under a wooden bridge to a cliff with sweeping views of the ocean. « less
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Ranked #54 of 134 attractions in Lima
Category: Biking Trails
Owner description: Mountain bike tour operator in all the country. Single day rides in Lima city and surroundings. Customized responsible trips... more » Owner description: Mountain bike tour operator in all the country. Single day rides in Lima city and surroundings. Customized responsible trips includes communities and local services providers plus the use of shepherds paths and dirt roads. A fully off road and original trip experience. « less
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Ranked #55 of 134 attractions in Lima
  • Well worth a visit 03/25/2014
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Ranked #56 of 134 attractions in Lima
Category: Museums
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Ranked #57 of 134 attractions in Lima
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Ranked #58 of 134 attractions in Lima
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Ranked #59 of 134 attractions in Lima
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Ranked #60 of 134 attractions in Lima
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Owner description: Bird lovers will find this private natural reserve especially appealing. Just 22 miles south of Lima, this park offers great... more » Owner description: Bird lovers will find this private natural reserve especially appealing. Just 22 miles south of Lima, this park offers great birdwatching in a peaceful enviroment. « less
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