Discover iconic Lima

Founded by Spanish conquistador Francisco Pizarro in 1535, the bustling city of Lima has become one of South America’s largest cities. Museums, ancient archaeological sites, beautiful beaches, wondrous nature reserves, vibrant nightlife, and the thrill of adventure sports, give Peru’s capital an authentic and unique personality.

The city is also known for its outstanding cuisine, which encompasses specialties from ceviche and traditional coastal cooking to refined global fare. This energetic, sprawling metropolis promises visitors an unforgettable experience that is rich in culture, and high in excitement.

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From exceptional offers to not-to-be missed properties and experiences, here are our favourite reasons to explore the Lima

Use the filters below to browse our selection of hand-picked travel ideas in the Lima.


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Stories to inspire

Our selection of Peru stories from the Bateleur Magazine