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Balneario La Punta

Distrito de El Callao, Callao, Peru
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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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  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“nice walk” (2 reviews)
“houses” (3 reviews)
“ocean” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Distrito de El Callao, Callao, Peru
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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...More

Thank Patricio B
Reviewed July 2, 2015 via mobile

Great, safe, relaxing place to watch the sunset set behind the islands. A number of good restaurants to enjoy seafood and beer and take in the best Callao has to offer.

Thank F J
Reviewed April 30, 2015

There is a wide variety of things to enjoy here, although it is favoured by Lima's elite in the summer it is a joy all year round - there are three beaches, yacht club with regatas, marina and handsome C19th Italian villas, naval base with...More

2  Thank DRG45
Reviewed April 8, 2015

This is a safe and tranquil neightbourhood outside Lima you can visit during a week day or better during weekend for a relaxing time with a great view of the sea and sound of waves. It is a great place to spend the day strolling...More

Thank Nuria3302
Reviewed December 27, 2014 via mobile

This was one of my favorite places in Lima. You can get a great view of the sea and the sound of the waves crashing with the pebble stones on the beach is just SOOO relaxing!..

Thank Dalila d
Reviewed June 15, 2014

Safe, tranquil neighbourhood - great place to spend the day strolling, reading a book, relaxing. Easily reachable by bus or collectivo from anywhere along Javier prado/ sanchez carrion. Just look for one that says "la punta" on the side and get out at the last...More

2  Thank djdgs
Reviewed September 29, 2013

La Punta is a small beach town, has a beautiful church, small main plaza, schools, restaurants, malecon, stoney beach - Cantolao (colder than other beaches in Lima) nice atmosphere and ambiance and safe, Naval Academy and Regattas Club are here too. It is good to...More

1  Thank Estela S
Reviewed February 16, 2013

Nice walk by the beach in a stylish early 20th century resort. Can take a boat to sail around the bay, go swimming or just see the sunset.

1  Thank ZK7925H
Reviewed September 25, 2012 via mobile

This is the best district in Lima. Safe, clean, friendly and very peacefull. Once you get tired of Lima , this will be the best choice

2  Thank smartor2010
Reviewed September 6, 2012

i was last week in La Punta a nice neighbourhood with old restored houses and 3 sea sides, a good place to go to the beach in summer or for a walk in winter.

3  Thank carlos g
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