Lonely Planet Experiences: Lima Local Food & Cocktails Tour

Lonely Planet Experiences: Lima Local Food & Cocktails Tour

From US$ 68 per person

There’s more to Lima than plazas and pisco sours. This is a city with a bohemian vibe, an amazing street food scene, and non-stop nightlife. Explore Lima’s hippest district, Barranco, with a cocktail in hand and a local by your side.

About this activity

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Duration 3 hours
Starting time 7:00 PM
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  • Indulge in iconic and delicious bites of Peruvian food
  • Explore the bohemian Barranco of the 1940s as you visit the district of Barranco
  • Wander along hidden and colourful streets
  • Learn more about Peru and its cultural diversity
  • Try Peru's national drink, pisco, and some of its traditional and lesser known cocktails
Full description
Experience the best travel stories for yourself! Join a local expert and uncover hidden gems on this Lonely Planet Experience. Explore Barranco, the hip district of Lima if full of history, tradition, and culture. Barranco is an ideal place to discover vintage Lima, offering colorful streets, small colonial squares, and an antique spirit that will capture your attention. Welcome to hipster town! Then it is time to eat! You will walk a few blocks away to a dynamic area well-known for its many local restaurants that serve up local delights such as anticuchos (beef hearts), picarones (small donuts), and other traditional Limeñan local food. You will become an expert in Peruvian snacks as you sample the most popular ones. The cherry on top of this Lima night tour will be your final stop in a vibrant local bar, where you can try our famous Pisco sour! Feel free to spend the rest of your evening in the atmospheric bar, where there’s often live music or cool local Limeños to chat with.
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Two cocktails made with Pisco
  • One beer
  • One dish of anticuchos (stewed meat)
  • Two picarones (small donuts)
  • 1 Peruvian style sandwich
  • Vegetarian Option
  • Gratuities
COVID-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks

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Meeting point

The Front Door of the Virgen Milagrosa Church, next to Miraflores City Hall in Kennedy Park.

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Know before you go

  •  Latin Americans can be very conscious of appearance so try to be casual but conservative in your dress
  •  Outside of beach areas halter tops and very short shorts should not be worn.
  •  When visiting churches or religious sites shoulders and knees should be covered
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 / 5

based on 2 reviews

Review summary

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  • Value for money
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Excellent tour

February 19, 2020

Great but a bit costly

Very nice and well informed guide, it's a bit expensive but it was definetly fun, tasty & informative!!

June 26, 2019

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