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Pachacamac

Autopista Antigua Panamericana Sur km 31 | Close to Lurin, Lima 16, Peru
+51 1 4300168
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Private Tour: Pachacamac Archaeological Site Including Barranco District
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Located only 31 kilometers from Lima, these ancient ruins are all that remain of an important religious center that was constructed more than 1,000 years before the Inca Empire.
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Autopista Antigua Panamericana Sur km 31 | Close to Lurin, Lima 16, Peru
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are staying in Lima for a day or two then I strongly recommend that you take the 45min to 1 hour trip south to see the Pachacamac ruins and museum - actually in Lurin. You can get a taxi from Lima or use...More

Thank Matt P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pachacamac is a vaste pre-Inca/Inca site 30 km or so south of central Lima. It is well worth visiting in order to get an idea of what the old costal temple sites in Peru were like. If you don't have transport on the site, give...More

Thank Richard57UK
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had lunch at the Resturant overlooking this site and it was fantastic. I think it would be stunning at night when lit up.

Thank rapjkp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not much to see. Dusty dirty. Most of the ruins are that,ruins due to construction with mud brick vs stone of other fantastic places like Machu Picchu. We did the day trip which included the Paso horses which I would totally not recommend either. Tour...More

Thank Dadio1216
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our visit was part of the arranged private day tour, so we had a driver with us that would drop us off at one location, and pick us up at the end point. We started the tour in the museum. Our private tour guide explained...More

1  Thank Brown_Samantha
Reviewed 19 May 2017

This was a huge archeological site with a wonderful museum at the beginning of the tour. The museum held amazing pieces found in the ruins. The site itself is so vast that you can drive through part of it! It is truly a wonder to...More

Thank Korrene R
Reviewed 13 May 2017

The Pachacamac area is a fascinating place, not only do you get some inside view by the museum, all the buildings, how the are lined up are great. Most preferred is the sun temple with its view around. Take a guide to your visit, will...More

1  Thank haktus
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This is a wonderful spot to see the history of the Lima area. The views from atop the hill, of the ocean, are stunning. We had a guide from Limavision who was very knowledgeable. Super cool place.

Thank Deborah L
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We did this as a morning tour with Haku tours and was very impressed with all the history. Signage is in English as well as Spanish. The area is very large and a vehicle is needed to get around. It was hot, dry and with...More

1  Thank Teresa H
Reviewed 28 April 2017

This is an important Inca ruin. I recommend going with a good guide to get the most out of the place. The Incas were amazing road builders. A road connected Cusco to Pachacamac near modern day Lima.

Thank hrsch
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Ivo T
Are there any tour guides to hire on site? We're short on time so we're thinking of taking a taxi from Miraflores to Pachacamac.
27 August 2016|
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Response from 40luis | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are some guides in the entrance museum, prices are aceptable however, ask what is the scope of his work, due that if you don't close it at first, it could made you half way guided... Take a hut and some water with... More
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kara0kekid
Do you pick up at Cruise Port- for Pachacamac Arriving Feb 20, 2015
5 February 2015|
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Response from TimothyScanlon | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend hiring a tour guide who can provide transportation and a narrative so you know what you're seeing. It's not expensive and definitely worth it.
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