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Museo Convento San Francisco y Catacumbas

6,337 Reviews

Museo Convento San Francisco y Catacumbas

6,337 Reviews
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Plaza San Francisco Jirón Lampa y Ancash, Lima 15001 Peru
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Paracas and Huacachina from Lima with Ballestas Islands and Sand Boarding
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Paracas and Huacachina from Lima with Ballestas Islands and Sand Boarding

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The coastal and desert regions outside Lima offer a world of outdoor adventure far from the city, but complex bus systems—and, for some visitors, a language barrier­—make exploring a challenge. On this full-day tour, travel in comfort from your Lima hotel and hit Paracas and Huacachina with ease. Spot native marine life in the Paracas National Reserve and try sandboarding on South America’s largest dunes.
US$129.68 per adult
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Steven Mcguille wrote a review Oct 2020
Pennsylvania14 contributions13 helpful votes
What a lovely and beautiful place, with lots of history. Located at dowtown, this place was worth visiting, I was amazed by the amount of history that that place has. I was speechless everytime the tour guide talked to us, she was very knowledgeable! I f you like history, then you should go to this place!
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Carlo Blas Trips wrote a review Jul 2020
Lima, Peru60 contributions
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Really worth ir for People looking Cultural Context of the Religious order. Specially for those Ones who appreciate Barroque Art And the Life of San Francisco, who was, from where he Was?, how he has become a great human being.
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Wesley C wrote a review Apr 2020
Tucson, Arizona6,768 contributions590 helpful votes
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Beautiful church dating to 1600s, damaged in 1650 earthquake, and completed in 1672. Original colorful tiles from Sevilla, Spain decorate the cloisters and patio. Library is home to centuries old manuscripts and books. Spooky catacombs display 15,000 remains. Inside the dome is an elaborate wooden latticework in a Moorish pattern. Didn't get to see the main Chapel & the famous Last Supper serving roasted guinea pigs. Regrettably, no photos allowed inside.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Hannah G wrote a review Apr 2020
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom9 contributions
We visited during the start of march. The tour guide was fantastic, very informative and clear English. We really enjoyed both the beautiful decor of the church and exploring the catacombs.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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RandyRoss wrote a review Mar 2020
Ridgetown, Canada7,068 contributions618 helpful votes
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We visited this church on our walking tour of old Lima and thus were possibly not able to give it the attention that it deserves. For example, we were unable to tour the catacombs. It really is quite beautiful inside and obviously well constructed, as it has survived numerous serious earthquakes. It is one of the most visited churches in South America, but I did not think it the most beautiful. However, it still a very beautiful church and worth a visit.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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