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3 Days in Lima before/after Tour

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3 Days in Lima before/after Tour

I'm visiting Lima in September as part of 14 Day Land of the Incas Tour. I arrive with one clear day to spare before the Tour Group arrive from UK, and at the end of the Tour, I've planned 2 clear days for sightseeing, shopping etc. The Tour Group stays at the Hotel Embajadores in Miraflores. Travelling alone, I'd like some ideas or words of advice from others who have also had time to spare, and what they did with their "spare days". I last visited Lima 30 years ago and then, booked Day Tours from my Hotel in downtown Lima. I haven't visited the Gold Museum yet. Has anyone stayed at the Embajadores Hotel at Miraflores, is it possible to book Day Tours from the Hotel? I emailed the hotel to enquire if a courtesy bus/vehicle could meet me on arrival at the airport but never received a response. I'd like to know also if there Is shopping nearby - for example souvenirs/jewellery type up-market shopping?

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1. Re: 3 Days in Lima before/after Tour

The Embajadores hotel is run by the Best Western group. Soyou will find similar standards as what they provide in the USA. Its well located in the Miraflores area and you are walking distance from La Paz avenue where you will find many jewellry and antique shops.

Yes, you can book several day tours from the hotel desk front. If you have the time, do not miss the gold museum, its really worth the visit.

2. Re: 3 Days in Lima before/after Tour

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