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Pachacamac

Autopista Antigua Panamericana Sur km 31 | Close to Lurin, Lima 16, Peru
+51 1 3215606
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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.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Autopista Antigua Panamericana Sur km 31 | Close to Lurin, Lima 16, Peru
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was looking for a one day tour in Lima and found an excellent option on exploorperu.com that included a visit to the archaeological site of Pachacmac (super interesting and well maintained!!), a downtown tour to the most important buildings and at night a tour...More

Thank enriqueeee2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Around 21km from Barranco, though easily reachable by Uber. The museum is amazing, explains everything in English clearly. The site is a bit of a walk, but worth it.

Thank Ram-chicago
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a self-guided walking tour of this site and were so happy we did. It is not too far from the city center, but you will need transportation. We asked a taxi driver if he would drive us there, wait for us to walk...More

Thank WPLandry
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was on a private tour with Martin and luckily he was able to drive around the site and take me to the special places. We did walk some but the site is so huge that you could never see it all just walking on...More

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Inca ruin is spectacular in size and in archaeological values. The museum is worth visiting. The archaeological site showed some Inca trails and temples. Going up to the top of the ruin, there is a panoramic view of the ocean and island. However, make...More

Thank michaelwong2014
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Apart from the excellent museum in the archaeological complex, I was not impressed by Pachacamac at all. I'm a fan of archaeology and history but visiting this place disappointed me. For instance, graffiti are everywhere. Some of the important temples are fenced-off and closed to...More

Thank BonkersExplorer
Reviewed 6 December 2017

The long promenade throughout the ruins is very nice and impressive. The site has been very well restored.

Thank fabiobD856GI
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Map location and Uber link are incorrect. TripAdvisor please correct and compensate for guiding to wrong place further outside - side itself is 5 points

Thank Florian G
Reviewed 14 November 2017

A brilliant newly opened museum, also being designated as the National Museum of Peru. The exhibits are thrilling and the explanations are beautifully and accurately translated in both English and Spanish.

Thank Dilolwa
Reviewed 12 November 2017

This site can be given a miss especially if you have been to Cusco already. Mostly a very dusty and sandy place, there is a lot of excavation still going on at this site. There is a museum on the premises which may be of...More

Thank RaktimRay
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dsalm0n
6 September 2017|
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Response from jillthursby | Reviewed this property |
I took an uber to and from Pachacamac. It was about s/60 from Miraflores. I also got my guide when I arrived, there were several waiting for groups. I think we paid s/25 for a guided tour for 4, which was very reasonable.
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Ivo T
26 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
4 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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