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Jolyon67
Melbourne, Australia5,679 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2013 • Friends
To the south of Chorrillos is the headland Morro Solar. You can get transport up to get a spectacular view across southern Lima. Here are a number of attractions but its mainly the view. It is rather bleak and windy. There is a war memorial to an unknown soldier killed in the Peru, Chile war of the 1880's. The huge pylon is a cross built for Pope John Paul II's visit and is lit up at night. Beside this is a shrine to the Virgin Mary. Further up the hill is the recently added Christ of the Pacific statue and beyond that a Planetarium.
Written May 31, 2014
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Veronica Hunter
Medford, NJ6,028 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2019 • Friends
A giant cross sits on the top of the Chorrillos mountain and at night is well lit, to see it it from a distance.The view from the top makes you aware of your personal situation in life.
The very wealthy live a life of luxury and next to them, the very poor live a meager lifestyle, hopefully they are blessed with optimism and the strength to live a full life.
Written January 26, 2019
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seattaxi
Cambridge, UK1,226 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2018 • Couples
Chorrillos is predominantly a fishing district. We visited the shanty town on the hill behind and found it very interesting. The cross and statues of the virgin on the headland are worth a visit and the view from the top of the cliffs nearby is stupendous
Written August 1, 2018
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StatusNomadicus
Buenos Aires, Argentina5 contributions
1.0 of 5 bubbles
Rented a car, was driving through this city when someone grabbed me and my phone through a half-cracked-open window. This was ironically just after passing by the Christ statue. Please do not keep your smart phones or anything valuable in sight if you value them. Met a few people in peru with similar stories of stolen phones. Stay safe :)
Written March 3, 2015
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xochitl
Lima, Peru19,906 contributions
2.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2018 • Couples
The beaches in summer are impossible to go due to the huge crowds and garbage laying in the sand, specially on weekends
Written February 28, 2018
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AlexLeton
Stockholm, Sweden68 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2017 • Solo
Chorrillos is great historical district of Lima. It has history, architecture, best beach in Lima, artesanal fishmarket with pelicans and food, it has number of great restaurants, one of Limas best one as well. In Chorrillos you can find nature and legends, view and authenticity of people. Make sure you take a walking tour to not miss all it has. On the south side of the district there are swamps pantanos de villa where you can escape from the city totally...
Written September 21, 2017
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Pierre D
4 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Sep 2017 • Friends
We stayed in Barranco first but had to change hostels and ended up in Chorrillos without knowing much about the place. Alex, a local tour guide showed us around for free and we discovered a different Lima with more nature and really offering a seaside and cool places and restaurants! It is still close to Barranco to go out and not far from main attractions using the subway.
Enjoy!

Ps: if you'd like to contact Alex - +51 932 497 180
Written September 17, 2017
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Carolina C
Santiago, Chile196 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Nothing special really, I found it in my way running at the beach.

After 6pm no many people walking there, is noisy because of cars, but good to run close to the ocean and enjoy sunset.

Written December 12, 2014
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alyssab986
New York City, NY141 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Area of Lima, has its good and bad areas.
My aunt has a restaurant inside a mercado across from Plaza vea so we would come here on the Metropolitano from Los olivos

Written February 5, 2014
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Liz Zevallos
Lima, Peru2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2023 • Solo
Chorrillos has a lot of history, a beautiful boardwalk and green areas with palm trees around the place. I recommend visiting Agua Dulce during the times of September/October and November; when there is not a lot of visitors and you can go for a nice walk under the sunset. It is advisable to take buses instead of taxis to save money. The specialty is fish because there are fishing ports in the area.
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Written November 23, 2023
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