9 August 2018
Enjoy your stay in Lima to the fullest with these free tours and activities that you can do.
To spend an afternoon contemplating the sea and relaxing, we recommend you to take a stroll along the Miraflores boardwalk, where you will find the famous lighthouse of the Navy with 100 years old, you will also go through the park of love and other parks where You can ride a bicycle or skate. (only 10 minutes walking from Dragonfly Miraflores)
If you are a Peruvian or a non-resident foreigner of the country and your trip coincided with the first Sunday of the month, you can enter the following museums for free: In Lima: Site Museum “El Mirador del Cerro San Cristóbal”, National Museum of Peruvian Culture , House of Peruvian Gastronomy, Italian Art Museum, National Museum of Archeology, Anthropology and History of Peru, Huallamarca Site Museum, Nation Museum, Pachacamac Site Museum, Huaca Pucllana Site Museum. In Cusco: Regional Historical Museum of Cusco, Andean Amazonian Museum Qhapaq Ñan Quillabamba, Chinchero Site Museum, Paucartambo Peoples Museum and Site Museum “Manuel Chávez Ballón”.
One of the most popular places in Lima is this park which is located in the heart of Miraflores, and where you will find any number of artistic and cultural manifestations. In Kennedy Park you can walk freely, play with the cats that are in their gardens and get fresh air. The weekends are when there are more activities, for example, in the amphitheater of the park people gather to dance with live music, it is really fun. (only 8 minutes walking from Dragonfly Miraflores)
The historical center of Lima has an endless number of places and monuments to choose from and to go for a walk. In the square of arms of Lima is the Government Palace, the Cathedral of Lima and the Municipality of Lima. In addition, you will also find streets full of culture and art, as well as imposing colonial-style architecture.
In the bohemian district of Barranco is the bridge of sighs, a romantic and relaxed place. After crossing the bridge of sighs Without breathing! Because according to tradition, if it’s your first time in that place you have to cross it without breathing and asking for a wish; Finally, after crossing it you can go down the baths and reach the boardwalk to enjoy the beautiful view of the sea. (only 15 minutes walking from Dragonfly Barranco)
On the left hand side of the bridge you will find some fantastic graffiti made by Peruvian artists, perfect for taking some pictures!