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Lima Tourist Information Center: Your Source For Tourism Info in Peru

Tourist Information Center in Miraflores Lima Peru

The Peru Tourist Information Center is a free travel information service located at 799 Avenida Jose Larco in Lima’s Miraflores district, just a short walk from the famous Kennedy Park. Here you will discover an amazing one-stop center for your tourism needs in Peru, with everything you need to know about tours, activities, accommodations and more. All visitors and tourists in Lima should make sure to take advantage of this valuable free resource.

Lima Free Walking Tour: The Best Way to Explore the City!

Lima Free Walking Tour to Historic Center of Lima

With its incredible mix of Spanish colonial architecture, vibrant culinary and arts scenes, and a spectacular scenic coastline, Lima is a can’t-miss destination in South America. The best Lima Free Walking Tour departs from the official Tourist Information Center in Miraflores daily at 10:15 A.M.

Why Peru Hop IS worth it!

On my travels, I spent some time trying to decide whether Peru Hop would be worth the money or not. According to a lot of different online sources, the reviews had been quite mixed.

Peru Bolivia Border Crossing Nightmare

We started our trip from Lima and needed to get to La Paz as quickly as possible because we had overstayed our tourist visas in Peru. Flying was out of the question as the cheapest flights we could find were around $350-400 U.S

Pachamama Raymi: Peru’s Festival for Mother Earth

Pachamama Raymi Celebrations: The Day of Mother Earth

During the first week of August every year, Peruvians and Ecuadorians celebrate Pachamama Raymi, or as it translates in English, the “Festival of Mother Earth.” In the former Inca capital of Cusco, people give their tributes to Pachamama, or Mother Earth, to show thanks for blessing their crops which have been supporting their families and friends for generations.

Choquequirao: Discover Cusco’s Hidden Cradle of Gold!

Choquequirao ruins in Cusco, Machu Picchu Alternative

For many exploring Cusco, there’s only one destination on your mind: Machu Picchu. The numbers visiting the attraction are growing massively meaning the citadel can be very overrun. Enter stage right: the less known, but equally amazing Choquequirao, a fantastic alternative trek to the overcrowded Machu Picchu!