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Discovering the real Lima

Discovering the real Lima

Duration:4 hours total
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

We are Miriam and Karina from Perú, we are both engineers and currently we are living in Lima. We like to cook for other people and we are good dancers. Also, we are very involved in social and environmental projects and love to travel. We want to show you places and experiences that traditional tours can´t. We have used couchsurfing to receive travelers; show them the city, talk about our…
Miriam
Miriam
Miriam
Miriam

What we’ll do

Dare to know the city with us Lima is a “small world" with cultural, ethnic and religious diversity; learn about the traditions and life of an average inhabitant. If you are looking to leave the Miraflores bubble, you should take a walk with us. This tour is perfect for people who want to know the local life in Lima, we will walk around downtown Lima to discover all the faces of this city. The…

What else you should know

The tour will start at 09:00 hrs and finish at 13:00 hrs Bring a picture of your passport on your phone, do not bring your passport Do not bring a big backpack with many things, just the essential

What to bring

Wear comfortable shoes
Leave your expensive accessories in your hotel: designer lenses, watch, bracelets, necklaces, earrings and camera
Take with you: Sunglasses, hat, sunscreen, bottle of water and money change (specially for paying transportation).
Do not walk with your phone in sight

Where you'll be

1. Starting point: we will depart from Miraflores. 2. We will use the local bus line to downtown Lima. 3. We will visit the places that the Limenos use in their daily activities and historical places. 4. We will walk through the main market of Lima and China Town; where you will know ingredients of Peruvian food and you will be able to taste local food. 5. We will observe the contrast of historical monuments with modern Lima.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 5 guests ages 14 and up can attend.

What to bring

Wear comfortable shoes

More tips

The tour will start at 09:00 hrs and finish at 13:00 hrs Bring a picture of your passport on your phone, do not bring your passport Do not bring a big backpack with many things, just the essential

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

  • Local experts

    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

  • High standards

    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

Miriam
Discovering the real Lima
New experience
£19/person
New experience
£19/person