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Balneario La Punta

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Address: Distrito de El Callao, Callao, Peru
Phone Number: 4464534
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: No
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Located outside of Lima in the constitutional province of Callao, La Punta...

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.

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Walking along the "Malecón" near the ocean is great.

We went for lunch to a restaurant in La Punta and then went walking along the waterfront admiring the old mansions and the new buildings .

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2016
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Lima Peru
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Lima Peru
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

We went for lunch to a restaurant in La Punta and then went walking along the waterfront admiring the old mansions and the new buildings .

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Lima, Peru
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016

It's a nice walk do a coffee and a sandwich. In the area is the fort and marine museum, that great with kids.

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Thank MonoJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

La Punta has some very lovely old houses. It is easy to walk around, enjoy the ocean, look at old monuments, and has some great restaurants too.

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Lima, Peru
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61 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016

If you feel like walking along the coast, enjoying the sun and a great lunch, this is the place. Clean, safe, traditional neighborhoods, beautiful houses, it is a must in Lima. A well restored zone in Lima where you have plenty of options to enjoy a great lunch. Don´t forget to stop by any of the italian cafes along the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016 via mobile

My friends took us to this place, very secure, lot of families walking around, a beautiful place to be with your family, free WiFi in the park, the views from the shore are breathtaking, you will enjoy your stay there. It is not difficult to find parking if you decided to drive or you can take a cab to get... More 

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

Nice,clean,goes around the Balneario, it was nice,the weather excellent,u r able to see a different scenario than Lima.

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Astoria, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015 via mobile

La Punta is a distinct beach where you will mostly only find locals. Not a good beach for swimming but fun for people watching.

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New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2015

A nice beach and waterfront area of Callao with a beautiful vistas of the long coastline. Quite an upscale neighborhood with nice and unique architecture.

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Raigad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

Had great time here. Quite different and filled with natural beauty. Boat ride was very relaxing ! I would love to go again.

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Cagliari, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

A little appendix of the land in Lima, towards the ocean and surrounded by ocean La Punta is a beach district, beautiful to walk by. It is only one Kilometer long by half across. Very well kept by the local municipality, great local police service and many good restaurants to eat ceviches and other sea food plates. From December to... More 

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