The best of Lima and the National Museum of Archeology, Anthropology and History of Peru "the most complete in Lima".
The excursion begins with the collection of our lodgings in Lima, visiting the most traditional residential areas of the capital: The Love Park, a privileged point to appreciate a spectacular view of the Pacific Ocean. You will have a panoramic view of the Huaca Pucllana, an archaeological site built in the 4th century AD Then we will continue towards the Olivar in the district of San Isidro. Then we will continue on our way to the Historic center of Lima. The Paseo de la República, Plaza San Martín and the Plaza Mayor, with its distinctive buildings: Government Palace, the Archbishop's Palace, the Cathedral Basilica and the Municipal Palace, finally we will enter the Convent of San Francisco, which is the largest example of art Colonial religious in America. The Choral Room and the Library of the Monks, the Sacristy, with its collection of canvases by Zurbarán and Rivera are appreciated. The Great Courtyard of the Main Cloister, finely decorated with 16th-century Sevillian tiles, its beautiful Moorish arches and the Underground Crypts, known as the Catacombs, where you will feel the presence of the colonial past.
Continuing with our tour we will visit a beautiful viceregal mansion that contains the most important collections of gold, ceramics, textiles and art of pre-Columbian Peru (Archaeological and anthropological museum).
National Museum of Archeology and Anthropology , located in a Viceroy house, former place of residence of Viceroys and Liberators. Here the famous stone monuments of the formative period (1000 BC), the “Estela Raimondi” and the “Tello Obelisk” are preserved. In its various rooms the most important collections are presented from the pre-ceramic period to the Inca period, finishing the visit of this museum we finish our full day.
- Pick up from hotels in Barranco, Miraflores, San Isidro and Lima.
- Spanish-English bilingual service.
- Entrance tickets
- Tourist transport with professional driver.
Not allowed for children under 4 years old