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Food, Social and Cultural Tour of Lima

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    Stop: 3 hours -
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    Cementerio de Nueva Esperanza
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    Stop: 2 hours -
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You'll return to the starting point
    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick up from all hotels in central areas (Miraflores, San Isidro, Barranco). Pick-up from other areas is possible for an additional fee. PLEASE CONFIRM IN SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS YOUR HOTEL AND ADDRESS OR CONTACT US THROUGH CHAT
    Departure Time
    10:00 AM
    7h 30m
    • Food tasting
    • Lunch
    • All activities
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Private transportation
    • Contribution to the social project visited on the tour
    • Entry/Admission - Cementerio de Nueva Esperanza
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Operated by a bilingual guide (Spanish/English)
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking (allergies or any other restrictions).
    • In winter months, some areas may be a bit muddy because of humidity (even if it doesn't rain). Please dress appropriately.
    • We recommend wearing comfortable closed walking shoes (f.i. sneakers, no sandals)
    • Sunscreen, water and a hat are highly recommended. The sun in Lima is very strong, even if it seems cloudy.
    • From May to November it is recommended to bring a sweater and a light coat since the weather may be colder in some areas you'll visit
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Alfredo, our tour guide, was the best. He's knowledgeable, kind, funny, and passionate. We had a great time touring Lima, visiting local art pieces/places, and eating with a local family. Highly recommend this tour or any tour with Alternative Peru. Thank you again Alfredo!
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    We spent a great day with our guide. The first part at the market were we could taste everything we wanted. The lunch consisted of two amazonian dishes, a fish and a dish of rice and chicken both very tasteful. The second part of the day we were taken to a huge cemetery and
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    We had a great time at the market and our guide was totally willing to adjust to our interests and questions. The food was tasty and enjoyable. Although a pack of paper towels or hand wipes would have been useful. The other sites and stops were fantastic. The bathroom stops
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    This is a great way to see some parts of Peru that tourists can’t usually access. Alberto and Placido were excellent guides and gave us loads of information, not only about this visit, but also other things to do in Lima. The visit to the colourful market gave us a chance to try
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    We spent the morning exploring a local market. Not a big one, but offering everything we wanted to taste - cheeses, fruits (don’t miss the lucuma milk shake), cakes. We had a very good ceviche for lunch, but the star was a booth with Amazonian cuisine, where the owner got us
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    About the operator
    By: Alternative Peru
    It was worth every penny (SOL)
    I was sceptic to do this tour as it is a lot of money for three persons. But my daughter convinced me and I am not
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    Jamie G
    Conesus, New York
    Words arent enough
    Nothing I say here can do the experience we shared any justice. Alfredo and the driver picked us up at our Airbnb.
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    Lourdes & Isaak
    Ponce, Puerto Rico
    Down-to-earth and historical tour
    This was the best activity we did on our short trip to Lima in Nov2019. We did The Fishing Culture of Lima tour,
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    Fantastic Experience!
    This tour, from our guide Alberto and driver Placido, to the information shared at the site of Pachacamac, to the
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    Jonathan F
    Hartford, Connecticut
    A Testament to the Human Spirit
    A visit to to one of the poorest communities in Lima, yet filled with the most amazing, resilient, and gracious
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    Beautiful day!
    This was a wonderful day in Peru. Alberto’s knowledge of Pachacamc and the local artisans was very helpful. He
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    San Antonio, Texas
    Fishing culture of Lima tour
    I was looking for a tour that could cover food and history in Lima since all I had is one day. I decided to take
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    One of a kind experience
    I'm so grateful to have had the opportunity to spend the day with Alfredo on this local community tour! He has
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    Edmonton, Canada
    Eye-opening experience!
    Thank you Alternative Peru and Alfredo for such an insightful, warm and eye opening experience - my friends and I
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    Edmonton, Canada
    Learned a lot about Lima
    After such a go-go-go three weeks in Peru with multiple tours and long travel times, I wasn't sure I'd have enough
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    Key Details
    • Duration: 7h 30m
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    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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