Immerse yourself in Lima's lively atmosphere and discover its most iconic monuments exploring the beautiful historic centre on this free walking tour with an expert local guide.
Lima Free Walking Tour
The tour meets in the Miraflores neighbourhood at 10:30 am, where we'll take the bus which takes us to the historic centre, where we'll begin our free tour of Lima.
We'll explore the most interesting corners of the Peruvian capital along with a local guide, as well as visiting its most impressive monuments, such as Plaza de Armas, the Governmental Palace and the Basilica and the church of Santo Domingo - learning all about their history.
Then we'll see how the locals experience Lima, visiting a local bar and enjoying a tasting of one of Peru's most famous drinks - the Pisco Sour. A taste not to be forgotten!
After an hour and a half exploring the historic centre of Lima, the free tour comes to an end near Plaza de Armas, at 2 pm.
Staying in the Historic Centre?
If you would prefer, you can meet the tour in the historic centre of Lima, at the entrance to Pasaje de José Olaya at 11:40 am.
This free tour does not admit reservations for more than 6. If you are a group of more than 6, we recommend our private tour of Lima.
- Children should be accompanied by an adult. The maximum number of adults per adult is three.
Free tours do not have a fixed price, rather each person offers the guide the amount they consider appropriate, depending on their level of satisfaction.
2 hours 30 minutes
The tour is exclusively in English.
Local professional English speaking guide.
Pisco sour tasting
Transport from Miraflores to Lima's historic centre (2.50 soles, $1 approx)
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
You can book up until the previous day (11:40 AM local time) if there are still places available.
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - Will we see the changing of the guard?
A - No, on this tour we will not get the chance to see the changing of the guard.
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
Pariwana Hostel Lima
If you are not able to attend the tour, please cancel your reservation in the control panel, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.