Pachacamac , ruins of a walled Native American settlement at about 25 mi (40 km) SE of Lima in the Lurin Valley. This site, which contains a number of pyramids, was considered one of the most important religious monuments by the indigenous people of the central Andes.
Pachacamac and city tour Lima Itinerary:
Full day tour: (Pachacamac and City tour Lima)
Duration: 8 Hours
Schedule: Up to the client
We will pick you up at your hotel at 9.00am and drive the 30km to the archaeological complex, where we wil have a guided tour to the sanctuary of Pachacamac God, Universe creator and divinity venerated by the andeamericans.
It is a holy place since the beginnings of the chiristian edge, where millions of pilgrims gave their offers and ask the Oracle for advice. Pachacamac has a lot of pyramidal temples and places built by different pre-Columbian cultures and by the Incas. Temples of Pachacamac, Dios del Sol (Sun God), el Palacio de las mujeres escogidas (Chosen women palace) and Las virgenes del Sol (Sun Virgins). Pachacamac also has a museum that exhibits the idol of Pachacamac's God. The whole place is considered holy and it is a part of the world's mystic axis.
Time for lunch.
City Tour Lima.
Next we will visit the historical centre of Lima, including "paseo de la republica", "Plaza San Martín", the Main Square and the surroundings monuments: "The goberment palace, the Cathedral, the Archbishop`s Palace; City Hall, the Desamparados train station, and the Moorish-style houses and balconies along Lima`s old streets. In the catedral, the tour guide will show you the sacristy, the side chapels, the impressive Choir seating, and the tomb of Lima`s founder, Francisco Pizarro.
The Next stop is San Francisco convent, with the best exhibition of Colonial art in Latinoamerica. The tour includes the Choir hall, the Monk`s library and the sacristy, featuring collection of Zurbaran and Rivera oil paintings. After visiting the main yard of the cloister to see its fine XVI century seville styles and Moorish Arches, the tour will proceed to the underground cripts known as the catacombs.
After we will visit the traditional neighborhood near the San Isidro Golf Club, the olive Grove park and the modern Larco Mar shopping and the entertaiment complex including the Park of Love where we will finish with a spectacular sight of the Pacific Ocean.
Transfer to the Hotel.
Pachacamac and city tour Lima
- Private transportation.
- Professional tourist guide. (English and Spanish).
- Entrances to all the places to visit.
- Special prices for groups.
- Maximum duration 8 hours.
- Additional Hour US$ 15.
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