Site Museum and Archaeological Sanctuary of Pachacamac

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Lima: Dancing Horse Show and Pachacamac Temple with Lunch

1. Lima: Dancing Horse Show and Pachacamac Temple with Lunch

Travel from your hotel in Lima, Miraflores, Barranco, or San Isidro to the vast archeological site Pachacamac. Explore one of the largest religious centers in pre-Inca times on the Peruvian coast. Discover buildings from different kingdoms from 200 AD that predate the Inca. Marvel at pyramids dedicated to the sun and the moon and the architectural precision of the buildings while learning about the customs and traditions of the pre-Inca civilizations. Visit the museum connected to this site which will help reveal more about this ancient civilization with exhibits of artifacts recovered from the site. Stop at Dpaso Mamacona for a traditional Peruvian buffet. Watch a spectacular traditional folk dancing show with your meal to gain a deeper understanding of the culture from the coast, mountains and jungles of Peru. Admire the famous horse dancing show.

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Lima: City Tour and Pachacamac Site with Lunch

2. Lima: City Tour and Pachacamac Site with Lunch

Travel from your hotel in Lima, Miraflores, Barranco, San Isidro, or another nearby location to the charming Historical Center of Lima to see all the highlights with this group tour. Enjoy a local lunch on your tour. Marvel at Plaza San Martin, a plaza that was made to commemorate 100 years of Peruvian independence. View the statue that represents Peru’s liberator and soak up the history of the stunning neoclassical buildings. Head to to the Plaza de Armas (Plaza Mayor) to see the Presidential Palace, City Hall, the Cathedral, and the Archbishop’s Palace of Lima. Listen as your expert guide will explains the rich history of Peru’s capital. Travel to downtown Lima to explore the catacombs. Head to the Pachacamac archeological site and museum to experience one of the largest religious centers in pre-Inca times on the Peruvian coast with buildings from different kingdoms predating the Inca (200 AD). Admire pyramids dedicated to the sun and the moon.

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Lima: Pachacamac and Larco Museum Private Tour

3. Lima: Pachacamac and Larco Museum Private Tour

Escape the modern bustle of Lima on a quest to learn about the area’s ancient past. Climb a pyramid inside Pachacamac and peruse the 45,000-piece pre-Columbian collection of the Larco Museum. Venture south of Lima down the Pan-American Highway on a short drive to the 200 A.D. archeological site, Pachacamac. Allow yourself to travel back in time as your private guide shares key information about one of the most important Pre-Inca places of worship along the Peruvian coast. Wander by temples and pyramids before visiting the on-site museum. Next, head to Pueblo Libre and enter the Larco Museum, located in a beautifully restored mansion built on a pre-Columbian pyramid from the 7th century. Admire the pre-Hispanic collection of gold and silver objects and erotic art.

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