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“Place was beautiful”

Centro Historico de Lima
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$50.00*
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Lima Sightseeing Private Tour
Ranked #29 of 361 things to do in Lima
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Lima's downtown center, with its breathtaking architecture and rich history, makes it clear why it deserves to be a Unesco World Heritage Site.
Reviewed October 5, 2012

Amazing architecture, lots of friendly college age kids, beautiful little shops and restaurants all over

Thank James T
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"historic center"
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"presidential palace"
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"government buildings"
in 22 reviews
"wooden balconies"
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"beautiful architecture"
in 23 reviews
"main plaza"
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"plaza san martin"
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"spanish architecture"
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"at noon"
in 19 reviews
"every corner"
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"south america"
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"walk around"
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"walking tour"
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"nice area"
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"felt safe"
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"couple of hours"
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"take pictures"
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Reviewed October 5, 2012

Central square surrounded on 4 sides by historical and well cared for buildings.. Have visited twice in 3 years. San Francisco monastery well worth a visit although photography banned

Thank JoolsGlasgowUK
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Reviewed September 24, 2012

Lima used to be the capital of the Spaniard Colonial Virreynato so it has beautiful very european architecture blend with a mix of art both colonial and inca, the balconies are all hand carved wood, it is very nice.

Thank rjb271
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Reviewed September 24, 2012

you will be blown away by grand the grand hotels, amazing arquitecture from the 15 to 20th centure. some of it is still being restored. the only bad part is the urine smell everywhere.

Thank rafaelantonio
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Reviewed September 20, 2012

Lima centre is a great downtown area. The Cathedral and Palace are awesome. A nice place to sit and watch the world go by. Lots to see and do.

Thank Coconuts_UK
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