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Lima is the capital and the largest city in Peru, located some 20 km to the east from Callao. The population is about 7,737,100 people in accordance with 2012 census. Lima is a popular tourist destination thanks to its burial monuments and structures and pre-columbian art museums.

Lima is served by Jorge Chavez Intl (IATA: LIM) airport which is 20 km away.

Places to see in Lima

Monastery of San Francisco, Lima
Convento de San Francisco is the Spanish name for Saint Francis Monastery located in Lima, Peru. The church was completed in 1774 and is noted for its architecture, a high example of Spanish Neoclassicism. The convent's library is world-renowned.
Museo Nacional de Arqueología Antropología e Historia del Perú
The Museo Nacional de Arqueología Antropología e Historia del Perú (English: National Museum of the Archaeology, Anthropology, and History of Peru) is the largest and oldest state museum in Peru, located on Plaza Bolívar in the Pueblo Libre district of Lima.
Cathedral of Lima
The Basilica Cathedral of Lima is a Roman Catholic cathedral located in the Plaza Mayor of downtown Lima, Peru. Construction began in 1535, and the building has undergone many reconstructions and transformation since, however it still retains its colonial structure and facade.
Larco Museum
The Larco Museum (Spanish: Museo Arqueológico Rafael Larco Herrera) is a privately owned museum of pre-Columbian art, located in the Pueblo Libre District of Lima, Peru. The museum is housed in an 18th century vice-royal mansion built over a 7th century pre-Columbian pyramid. It showcases chronological galleries that provide a thorough overview of 4, 000 years of Peruvian pre-Columbian history. It boasts one of the world's largest collections of pre-Columbian art including Moche, Nazca, Chimú, an…

If you have seen everything in Lima already, take a look on the outskirts of the town. If you will be around, try one of the following places:

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Monastery of San Francisco, Lima

Convento de San Francisco is the Spanish name for Saint Francis

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Museo Nacional de Arqueología Antropología e Historia del Perú

The Museo Nacional de Arqueología Antropología e Historia del Perú (E

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Cathedral of Lima

The Basilica Cathedral of Lima is a Roman Catholic cathedral located

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Larco Museum

The Larco Museum (Spanish: Museo Arqueológico Rafael Larco Herrera)

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Government Palace (Peru)

The Government Palace of Peru, also known as House of Pizarro, was

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Real Felipe Fortress

The Real Felipe Fortress was built to defend the main Peruvian port

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Historic Centre of Lima

The Historic Centre of Lima is one of the most important tourist

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Torre Tagle Palace

The Torre Tagle Palace is a Spanish Baroque palace located at Jr.

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Park of the Reserve

The Park of the Reserve or the Parque de la Reserva in Spanish is a

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Holiday Inn Lima Airport

starting $143

Hotel Maury

starting $34

Hotel Inka Path

starting $49

Kamana Hotel

starting $41

Hotel Continental Lima

starting $50

Gran Hotel Bolivar Lima

starting $60

Plaza Mayor Lima

starting $45

Hotel Plaza Mayor

starting $30

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