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Lima Peru

The city of Lima was founded in 1535 by Francisco Pizarro and soon became the largest city in America.

Today it has more than 8 million inhabitants and welcomes immigrants from all over the world, which has become a mixed city par excellence. The historic centre, declared World Heritage site by UNESCO, in the year of 1998, they can see splendid samples of colonial architecture as the Cathedral, the Convent of Santo Domingo and San Francisco Convent, as well as beautiful balconies carved in wood, some colonial and other Republicans.

The city of Lima, capital of Peru is also an inexhaustible source of culture, example of this is the existence of a large number and variety of museums including the National Museum of Archaeology, Anthropology and History of Peru, one of the most important museums in the country, or Rafael Larco Herrera Museum that hosting Inca treasures and pre Inca of incalculable value.

Nailed in the middle of the city appear imposing archaeological Huaca Huallamarca or the Huaca Pucllana; monuments and on the outskirts of Lima and facing the sea, is Pachacámac, the most important Pre-Inca of the coast, Sanctuary built in the 3rd century b.c. These archaeological representations are a sample of the ancient peruvians living.

Another big attraction of the city are its beaches, where you can practice water sports, enjoy the sun, or simply, to observe the beauty of the Pacific Ocean.

During this tour also can try one of the best cuisines in the world, the city offers a wide range of restaurants and local friendly where you can taste delicious dishes, result of the African and Asian European cuisine, mixing with the Andean find them kitchen named novo andina.

Lima Location

Peru is located in the central and western part of the Peruvian territory. Includes a coastal strip to the West and the East borders with the andes on its western slopes.
What makes it obligatory step to explore the different cities of the country.

Lima Surface

The Lima region has 34 801,59 Km2

Lima Altitude

The city of Lima despite being on the coast of Peru has different ecological floors because it presents a minimum altitude of 3 m in Ancón and a maximum altitude of 861 m in Chosica.

Lima Population

According to the 2005 census has projected 8` 143, 950 inhabitants.


Best Hotels in Lima

  Carmel Hotel in Lima   Carmel Lima Hotels
  Ferre Miraflores Hotel in Lima   Ferre Miraflores Lima Hotels
  Faraona Grand Hotel in Lima   Faraona Grand Lima Hotels
  Miraflores Colon Hotel in Lima   Miraflores Colon Lima Hotels
  Casa Andina Classic Miraflores San Antonio Hotel in Lima   Casa Andina Classic Miraflores San Antonio Lima Hotels
  La Hacienda Lima Hotel & Casino   La Hacienda Hotel & Casino Lima Hotels
  Jose Antonio Lima Hotel   Jose Antonio Lima Hotels
  Antara Hotel in Lima   Antara Hotel Lima Hotels
  Basadre Suites Boutique Hotel in Lima   Basadre Suites Boutique Lima Hotels
  Casa Andina Classic Miraflores Centro Hotel in Lima   Casa Andina Classic Miraflores Centro Lima Hotels
  QP Hotel in Lima   QP Lima Hotels
  Radisson Decapolis Miraflores Hotel in Lima   Radisson Decapolis Miraflores Lima Hotels
  Novotel Lima Hotel   Novotel Lima Hotels
  Foresta Hotel & Suites in Lima   Foresta Hotel & Suites Lima Hotels
  Sonesta Posadas del Inca Miraflores Hotel in Lima   Sonesta Posadas del Inca Miraflores Lima Hotels
  Costa del Sol Lima Hotel   Costa del Sol Ramada Lima Hotels
  Sol de Oro Lima Hotel   Sol de Oro Hotel Lima Hotels
  Sheraton Lima Hotel & Convention Center Hotel   Sheraton Lima Hotel & Convention Center Lima Hotels
  Crowne Plaza Hotel in Lima   Crowne Plaza Hotel Lima Hotels
  Plaza del Bosque Hotel in Lima   Plaza del Bosque Lima Hotels
  Sonesta El Olivar Hotel in Lima   Sonesta El Olivar Lima Hotels
  Estelar Apartments Bellavista Hotel in Lima   Estelar Apartments Bellavista Lima Hotels
  Doubletree El Pardo by Hilton Lima Hotel   Doubletree El Pardo by Hilton Lima Hotels
  Estelar Miraflores Hotel in Lima   Estelar Miraflores Hotel Lima Hotels
  Thunderbird Pardo Hotel in Lima   Thunderbird Pardo Lima Hotels
  Meliá Lima Hotel   Melia Lima Hotels
  Country Club Hotel & Spa in Lima   Country Club Lima Hotels
  Casa Andina Private Collection Miraflores Hotel in Lima   Casa Andina Private Collection Miraflores Hotel Lima Hotels
  JW Marriott Lima Hotel  JW Marriott Hotel Lima Hotels
  Swissotel Lima Hotel   Swissotel Lima Hotels
  Sofitel Royal Park Lima Hotel   Sofitel royal park Lima Hotels
  Miraflores Park Hotel in Lima   Miraflores Park Hotel Lima Hotels
  Westin Libertador Lima Hotel   Westin Libertador Lima Hotels

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