Peru's capital and its largest city, Lima dates back to 1535 when it was founded by Spanish conquistador Francisco Pizarro. Owing to its prominent colonial history, it is home to a good selection of old churches, cloisters and monasteries for visitors' enjoyment.
From the Lima Travel Guide
Average cheapest prices by month for budget accommodation in Lima
Yes i stayed here for 15 nights and left on the 19th of october. Yes i will stay here again in march 2014 , i liked it here because it was quiet i was happy with the facilities , and also its in a great location in miraflores . Thanks for my stay i was always happy here. ... more
Price value relation is not too good, very noisy, but it is located only 50m from the sea!To the parties you need a taxi, should not walk at night! ... more
I'm flying in from the Uk to Lima then I start an orgainsed tour which will take me to Pisco, Nazca, Cuzco, Ollantaytambo then the Inca trail. My question is would I be ok to fly into Lima the day before my trip starts or should I take a few more days to get accilmatised or will I only know if I ...
Lima to Cuzco
Hello everyone! Aside from taking an airplane, what's the best way to get from Lima to Cuzco. Thank you malmn ...
Santiago - Lima
Hi there, I am arriving in Santiago in early September and have a month in South America. I was planning on flying straight up to Lima and spending some time in Peru doing the Inca trail. What would be the best way to get to Lima, can it be done overland? If flying can anybody recommend and cheap airline ...