Private tour

Lima: Half-Day Private City Tour and Gold Museum

Lima: Half-Day Private City Tour and Gold Museum

From $127 per person

Immerse yourself in the pre-Hispanic, colonial and modern history of Lima. Visit the Presidential Palace, St. Francis' Church, the Gold Museum and more.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 4.5 hours
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Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Pickup included
Pick-up from hotels located in Miraflores, San Isidro, and Historic Centre of Lima.
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Stroll through the beautiful Historic Center of Lima, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO
  • See the historical works and old catacombs at Saint Francis' Church
  • Enjoy Casa Aliaga and learn about its history
  • Explore the extensive collection at the Gold Museum
Full description
Experience Lima's long history on a guided tour of the city center and a visit to the Gold Museum. Learn about this fascinating city as you explore its historical treasures. Start your tour in the Historic Center of Lima, where you can see the Presidential Palace, Cathedral, and more among thebeautiful colonial buildings that are an important part of the city's identity. Visit Casa Aliaga, gifted by Francisco Pizarro to one of his captains (Jerónimo de Aliaga) when he founded the city. Go to Saint Francis' Church and see its collection of old books and descend into its catacombs. Head over to the Surco district and explore the Gold Museum, which houses one of the most extensive museum collections in Lima. It includes textiles, pottery, and gold artifacts from pre-Hispanic cultures and an impressive arms collection.
Includes
  • Pick-up and drop-off
  • Guide
  • Admission to Gold museum, Casa Aliaga, and San Francisco Church
  • Photos
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

What to bring

  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes

Know before you go

  • Roundtrip transportation is available from hotels located in Miraflores, San Isidro, and the Historic Centre of Lima.
  • This activity does not include pick-up from private residences (Airbnb). If you're staying in one, please contact us days prior to the start of the tour
  • Rates do not apply for Peruvians or foreign passengers whose stay exceeded 60 days in Peru because sales taxes are not included in the above total and, if applicable, will be collected by the local operator
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