We had a free day at the end of our stay in Lima and opted to do a Shanty Town tour. We were the only ones on the tour and I guide started with info on Lima from the time we were picked up which...More
Meet your guide at your central Lima hotel and head towards the shantytown. Receive a short briefing about basic guidelines for the tour before heading in. Wander the alleyways and listen to informative commentary from your guide about the history of the community and its residents.
Meet local residents throughout the tour to get a deeper look at their daily lives. Stop at a kindergarten and a silverware factory and listen to stories about the developments within the community. Walk up the ‘yellow stairs’ to take in the astounding dimensions of the shantytown as well as the views of the city below before heading back your hotel to conclude the tour.
We did the half day Shanty Town tour with Pamela. It was an interesting and humbling experience. We visited the local market and met locals in the community and at all times felt completely safe. This was one of the first things we did on...More
Hello. In Haku tours we are very glad to reed testimonials like this. Thank you very much for sharing your pleasant experience with everyone. We appreciate your visit and we hope you come back soon! Warm Regards.
Jonathan was an excellent tour guide in this highlight of our time in Lima. Wandering around the shanty town, visiting the markets and appreciating a side of Lima that most will never see was a real eye opener. The openness of the people was wonderful...More
Hola Gordon! It's really nice of you to share your experience with us, your kind words make us feel happy. We love our job and we love it more when clients are happy too!. Thank you for choosing Haku Tours. All the best for you!...More
I booked two tours with Haku as the offer tours that are different from all others. The first tour I did was the "Bizarre Gamarra Tour". Lucas, my guide, picked me up at the hotel and the driver took us to Gamarra. It is a...More
Dear traveler: Thank you for your comment and for choosing our company. I am happy that you have enjoyed your tour with us and we hope to have you again as a guest in our city! Warm regards.
Certainly one of the best moments of our trip to Peru. After coming across this tour by chance, I knew we had to do it. We met lovely people in the markets and stopped to chat about each other’s cultures, and our ten-year-old enjoyed the...More
Dear customer: We are so happy to read comment like this, and we are gald you enjoyed to be in touch with local peruvian people where they can have the chance to share experiences with you. Thanks your for taking this tour with us. Kind...More