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Reviewed September 28, 2018

We had a boat trip with Palomino Islands Cruises. The excursion took 4 hours. But the most of them was the trip to islands and back. The price was 49 USD + 11 Soles (entrance fee to The National Park) per person. Our guide provided...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

El Callao has a street where there are some nice restaurants and some galleries that are interesting to visit. However, this seems to be a very dangerous area so best to avoid on your own or late at night.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank photolustworld
Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

This is the port area of Lima. Our tour to the Palomino Islands left from here. Our driver told us several times to not get into a car with anyone except him. When we got back to the drop off point, our tour guide refused...More

Date of experience: October 2017
4  Thank GregoriousTraveler
Reviewed August 23, 2017

On our second day, our taxicab Arturo took us to La punta to sightsee and to eat mariscos. It was great to see El Real Felipe, the Escuela Naval and the beautiful old houses in this district.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed May 3, 2017

This area is the port that serves Lima. We were advised both by staff on our cruise ship and our tour guides that we should not walk through the area due to high crime rates, drugs, undesirables, etc. So we played safe and observed from...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank Dan L
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Second time on a cruise stop in Lima, and cruise staff have been VERY negative about Callao, the port area for Lima) both times. Apparently it can be dangerous in some areas, but if you taxi in to the Fort of King Phillip or a...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank pswise
Reviewed March 1, 2017

Nicely refurbished, walking around La Punta in Callao is a must, plenty of excellent restaurants you can spend a whole day enjoying the view, the movement of fishing ships and the big one coming in and out from the port. Stop at don Miguel to...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Mario M
Reviewed August 30, 2016

This is the port city of Lima. A business and shipping area with tons of history. Go with someone who can tour you around and make sure you go to the fish market. Fantastic

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed July 20, 2016

The port is impressive. Not too far is the interesting fisherman's wharf where there are lots of sea life for sale. People repairing fishing nets, too. Nice beach. Lots of Pelicans.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank jbwhitehouse
Reviewed May 2, 2016

This Area of Lima has become quite dangerous if you dont know where to go or get lost. What is beautiful about Callao is that still have those Colonial houses,wish make certain areas quite colorful and with its own caracter..But i wouldn´t go with out...More

Date of experience: June 2015
5  Thank Tamiko_Ai
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