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Address: Kilometer 41 South Pan-American Highway | Pulpos, Lima, Peru

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Nice if invited

Another private beach type of visit if you are invited by one of the house owners. Its a popular beach and could get crowded

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 June 2015
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Lima, Peru
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2015

Another private beach type of visit if you are invited by one of the house owners. Its a popular beach and could get crowded

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2014

OK trash everywhere was there one week had diarrhea 3 times only one restaurant did not have this effect. Apt had no hot water the heater was mis wired and kept tripping the circuit breaker. More expensive than Miraflores Lima, Nothing else to do. Apt had no cable, internet from CLARO sucked and was extremely expensive. Absolutely would never go... More 

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Lima, Peru
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2014

Close to Lima (40 Km), Family beach with lifeguards in summer. Surf and currents can be strong but safe when your feet on on the ground. Don't swim when you can't touch the sand. Usually sandy bottom. Pelicans, body-boarders and dolphins.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2013 via mobile

Pulpos has beer bottles and trash all over the place. The beach in that area that is better taken care of is right next-door called Playa Arica. Nicer houses and higher-quality human beings there. Both of these beaches are closer to Lima than Asia but that is the only advantage they have over that beach town. No decent restaurants to... More 

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Lima, Peru
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2012

very nice beach to pass a good summer day near lima city.dont miss it

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