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City Tour Lima on foot | Go off the Beaten Path | Free Tour Lima at 11am!

Are you tired of the same typical city tour? Then join our Alternative City Tour Lima on foot. Go off the beaten path; join us to unveil our ancient city with an itinerary designed exclusively for tourists who love walking! Keep in mind that this is not a traditional Lima city tour, but an alternative one! Where attractions are visited from the exterior while walking! Some places are explored in their interior such as the Santo Domingo Church!

Note: We strongly encourage everyone to get to our 11 am meeting place from all over Lima, because this is the place where the tour will start unless you are extremely close to our 10 am PICKUP place in Miraflores (We do not tour in Miraflores).

To Consider: Tour Operation Days are Mon thru Sat at 11 am. | No Sundays | Duration is 2.5 hours and conducted on foot. | Language is 100% English. | To see more free tour departures click here | for Spanish free tour click here!

Free Tour Itinerary Lima, starting in Lima centre

The Itinerary can always change because of strikes, festivities or holidays!

  1. From all over Lima do your best to get to La Merced Church, Look for our Operator, We wear Inkan Milky Way logo on the yellow vests | Dont´t get confused with other people poaching our customers.
  2. Please Note that Lima is a big city with massive traffic problems, so take a taxi beforehand!
  3. At this meeting place we will join the group coming from Miraflores!
  4. By approximately 11:05 am, we will begin the Lima City Center free walking tour!
  5. We will visit the Plaza Mayor of Lima & Presidential Palace (outdoors) | We may even see the Change of Guard!
  6. We also will see the Santo Domingo Church (indoor explanation) and the Rimac River as well!
  7. Another place we will stop is at the House of Peruvian Literature & San Francisco Church (outdoor explanation)
  8. Remember this is free with only a tip at the end, so don’t expect any bells and whistles!
  9. We will finish our walking tour near the Plaza Mayor of Lima; just a one minute walk away! We will not take you inside bars for commissions!
  10. You can count on us to help tourists who want to get back to Miraflores by using the Metropolitano Bus system. Please ask your guide for assistance.

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In Lima: No Free Tours on Sundays
Look for our Operator Logo
11am | In Lima center, our Meeting Place is in front of La Merced Church on the Jiron de La Union Street
This how La Merced Church looks like!
our meeting place for lima city free walking tours in the Old Town


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