Barranco Highlights Walking Tour
WHAT IS IT
Barranco is Lima’s best kept secret, but not for long folks. Known as the cultural and artistic district, it has a distinct bohemian feel that pervades the air. This tour will focus on lots of amazing street art, georgeous neo classical colonial and repúblican arquitecture, world class art galleries, as well as some sweeping ocean views along the boardwalk. Your guides are Barranco locals who know all the best sites and secrets, will tell you all about the history, filled with interesting anectodes, and funny stories, you will enjoy this tour very much!
On this cultural event, you will appreciate over 12 murals and will be given the history and background of the artist, for each one. We will visit several Colonial gems that are currently operating as art galleries, as well as a couple of famous art craft stores. The tour last approximately 2.5 hours just in time for lunch.