L i m a

IS COLONIAL COOL

Adventure is waiting.

Perched atop cliffs that overlook the Pacific Ocean, the city of Lima expands across the land to meet the base of the Andes mountain range. One of the largest cities in the Americas, Lima is home to incredible museums, trend-setting art galleries, and world-class restaurants and nightlife. Lima is also the gateway to the ancient city of Machu Picchu and the rain forests of Peru.

 

FUN FACTS

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POPULATION

Lima is the largest city in Peru with 9.9 million people. It’s culture is influenced by European, Andean, African and Asian culture and it is a true melting pot, due to colonization, immigration and indigenous influences.

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TEMPERATURE

Although located in the tropics, precipitation is rare in Lima, with pleasant February weather. The average temperature in March is around 66° – 82° F.

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DINING

Peru is the foodie capital of South America. It’s endless supply of exotic ingredients and the blending of Spanish, Andean and Asian culinary traditions has produced incredible restaurants at every prince range.

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THINGS TO DO

Lima is the gateway to the rainforest of Peru and the ancient Incan citadel of Machu Picchu. The city city itself is also full of history and home to a thriving art scene. Check out the Museum of Anthropology or tour the art galleries scattered throughout the city.

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NIGHTLIFE

Dip into Lima’s thriving night scene and you’ll find everything from salsa beats to smooth jazz. After-dark revelries bursts into action late on Thursday night and lasts until the early hours of Sunday morning.

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NATURE

If you want to see some nature, head out of town and into the rainforests of Peru. Or head up the coast and hit the beach for some snorkelling or bird watching.

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JOURNEY

DESTINATIONS

Spend one month in each destination

MEDELLIN | COLOMBIA
LIMA | PERU
BUENOS AIRES | ARGENTINA

RESERVE

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– CLOUD ATLAS