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Lima: Water Magic Circuit, Downtown and Catacombs Night Tour

1. Lima: Water Magic Circuit, Downtown and Catacombs Night Tour

Head to the San Francisco Convent and its famous catacombs. Discover a unique part of Lima underground. Walk through with corridors that are full of history and beautiful paintings. See the library, rooms, the main cloister, and art made of wood and stone. Explore a network of tunnels and underground rooms, and see the remains of people who lived hundreds of years ago. Visit the historic side of Lima and explore its streets at night. After pickup at your hotel, admire the illuminated Cathedral of Lima, an architectural jewel that has a Renaissance-style façade. Stroll around the Main Square, see beautiful buildings like the Government and Municipal Palace, then experience the nightlife of the colonial side of Lima on Chabuca Granda boulevard Stop to purchase local desserts and typical drinks such as picarones (donut), churros, arroz con leche (rice milk), emoliente (roasted barley grain drink), and chicha morada (purple corn drink).  Later, make your way to the Magic Water Circuit, the Guinness World Record holder for the biggest complex of water fountains in a public park. The fountains have different forms and sizes and release jets of water up to 80 meters (262 feet) into the air. Have your camera ready to capture a magic show of light, color, music, and images.

Lima: Magic Water Circuit with Dinner and Folklore Show

2. Lima: Magic Water Circuit with Dinner and Folklore Show

Enjoy a guided tour of the Magic Water Circuit in Lima, a refreshing difference than normal Lima tours. This impressive park, named as the largest of its kind by the Guinness Book of World Records, has beautiful water fountains that dance to music and lights providing an astonishing spectacle, including a jet spray reaching 262 feet high. Eco-travelers need not be put off: the park reuses the majority of any water circulated in the fountains, with just a small percentage evaporating into the air. All in all, the Magic Water Circuit makes for a fun day out in Lima for kids and adults alike. After this experience, head to a renowned restaurant to relish a delicious dinner. While in the restaurant, enjoy a typical dance show with dancers performing some of the most representative dances from different regions of Peru. The perfect end to this activity in Lima before you are transferred back to your hotel.

Lima: Live Magic Water Show Experience

3. Lima: Live Magic Water Show Experience

Starting from your hotel at 6:00PM, your tour guide will pick you up before you become acquainted with your driver and guide team for this experience. Following this, the water park show experience awaits you. The park itself boasts two Guinness world records, and once there you will understand the meaning of the locals' heritage as it is told through fountains, lasers and holograms. Following this, the main show is sure to be a fantastic surprise for you. At the conclusion of your experience, you will return back to your hotel with your team at approximately 9:00PM. You will be left with pleasant memories of a great and colorful experience, as this is sure to be a night you will not soon forget.

Lima: Magic Fountain Park and Bohemian Barranco Tour

4. Lima: Magic Fountain Park and Bohemian Barranco Tour

Enjoy a tour of Lima's bohemian district of Barranco. Visit a massive fountain complex surrounded by great monuments and greenery at the Magic Water Fountain Park. Start with a hotel pickup and transfer to Magic Water Fountain Park. Take a tour of the park and its dancing fountains with lights, music, and interactive elements. Listen as your guide explains the significance of the area. Watch the famous Light Show that displays the different cultures of the coast, mountains, and jungle of Peru. Enjoy a tour of Lima's cultural district of Barranco. Barranco has become known as a bohemian neighborhood with a budding art scene. Its old mansions are being turned into restaurants, cafés, nightclubs, design shops, art galleries, and museums. Stroll through the neighborhood’s artsy streets and see wonderful murals and graffiti. Learn more about this fascinating district from your guide. Finally, enjoy a magical walk through the romantic Bridge of Sighs, which inspired the great Peruvian singer Chabuca Granda to compose one of her most iconic and well-known songs.

Lima: Magic Water Circuit and Dinner Show Tickets

5. Lima: Magic Water Circuit and Dinner Show Tickets

Experience the beauty of the lights, music, and fountain show at the Parque de la Reserva park in Lima with this entrance ticket. Witness the beauty of Peruvian dances and the gallantry of Peruvian Paso horses during a dinner show.   Enjoy the convenience of being picked up from your accommodation in Barranco. Sit back and relax on the drive to the El Parque de la Reserva park in downtown Lima. Visit the 13 computer-controlled neoclassical-style fountains. See a fountain with a jet that reaches a height of 80 meters. Learn about this Monumental Urban Environment that was designed by the French architect Claude Sahut. Head to the Hacienda de Paso for a delicious Peruvian buffet dinner.  Watch as skilled dancers display transitional dances from three regions in Peru. Admire the training of Peruvian Paso horse during the horse show. Return to your accommodation in Barranco.

Lima: Cooking Workshop and Water Circuit Tour

6. Lima: Cooking Workshop and Water Circuit Tour

Después de recogerlo de su alojamiento por la tarde, recogemos a todos los invitados para el recorrido y nos dirigimos al centro histórico de Lima. Luego, llegamos a la cocina de una familia local Limeña, ubicado en el corazón del centro histórico. El chef nos enseñará a preparar uno de los platos más famosos del Perú, el Ceviche de Pescado, acompañado del licor bendito el pisco sour. Se le asignan sus propios ingredientes y con la ayuda del Chef Arturo, puede preparar el ceviche y el pisco sour, mientras aprende sobre la historia y los orígenes de estas delicias locales. Después de terminar nuestro taller de cocina, visitaremos el Circuito Mágico del Agua. Este impresionante parque se encuentra a pocos minutos del centro histórico de Lima. El Circuito Mágico del Agua es un icono de la ciudad y un símbolo de la revitalización de los espacios públicos de la zona. Luego de disfrutar de un increíble espectáculo de música, agua, sonido y luces láser, lo llevaremos de regreso a su alojamiento.

Lima: 3-Hour Magic Water Circuit and Fantasy Fountain Show

7. Lima: 3-Hour Magic Water Circuit and Fantasy Fountain Show

The Guinness Book of World Records has listed the Magic Water Circuit in Parque de la Reserva as the world’s largest fountain complex in a public park. Enjoy these 13 water fountains that combine music, colored lights, and laser effects on a 3-hour family-friendly visit. Arrive just before sunset to experience the fountains in both the daylight and the dark. Take in the Fantasy Fountain water-and-laser-light show, which is set to music. Some fountains are interactive, such as the Tunnel of Surprises, the Labyrinth of Dreams, and the Walk-In Dome. You can try to stay dry as you step inside each one, but will certainly be prone to a splash here and there.

Lima: Magic Water Circuit Entry and Guided Tour with Pickup

8. Lima: Magic Water Circuit Entry and Guided Tour with Pickup

Experience a sound and light extravaganza on a guided tour of the Magic Water Circuit in Lima with entry tickets included. Following pickup at your hotel in downtown Miraflores or San Isidro, transfer to Parque de la Reserva — where giant jets of water explode into the skies to music and lights. Visit the park, named the largest of its kind by the Guinness Book of World Records, with 13 interactive fountains that dance to music and lights providing an astonishing spectacle, including a jet spray reaching 262 feet high. See the fountains illuminated at night, many with continuously changing color schemes. Marvel at a laser light program synchronized with classical and Peruvian music that makes the fountains sparkle and shine as the water flows in unique patterns and shapes. After the show, be dropped off at Parque Kennedy, Miraflores.

Lima: Street Food Tasting Tour with Pisco Sour Class

9. Lima: Street Food Tasting Tour with Pisco Sour Class

Experience the flavors of Peruvian food like a local on this street food tour. You will discover why Lima is called the gastronomic city of America, through tasting its signature stews, fruits, and desserts. Learn how to make Peru’s signature drink during a pisco sour lesson. After pickup directly from your accommodation, head first to the Chorrillos Artisanal Fishing Pier, one of the popular trade points for marine products. Get to know the history of the pier before continuing to the Surquillo Market. The Surquillo Market become something of a mecca for international foodies after the praise of the famous Peruvian chef Gastón Acurio. The market is open every day and sees a large amount of food and spices sold. You can find exotic fruits from the Amazon Rainforest, potatoes and chili peppers from the tops of the distant Andes Mountains, fresh fish and seafood from the coast, and meats of different types, including alpaca and guinea pig. Taste some exotic fruits (cherimoya, granadilla, and tumbo) and the chicha morada (drink made from purple corn), then continue your gastronomic experience at two fast-food restaurants to taste their different specialties. At La Huerta Chinen, where they specialize in Creole mixes, you’ll get to try the famous Causa Limeña (mashed yellow potatoes seasoned with limes, chili peppers, and stuffed with chicken). At Alto K Fish, they specialize in seafood. You’ll get to taste their marine trio (fish ceviche, rice with seafood, and squid pork rinds). After delighting your palate, visit the historic center of Lima and walk through its old streets appreciating its impressive balconies, churches, and colonial houses. See the main square of Lima, the cathedral, the government palace, and the convent of San Francisco and its catacombs. Later, sweeten your palate by tasting Spanish churros (filled with manjar blanco or pastry cream accompanied with white sugar). Then, visit a local bar to learn about the flagship drink of Peru, the pisco sour (made from grape pisco, limos, syrup, egg whites, and angostura bitters). As a final stop, visit the Chabuca Granda avenue to try the Peruvian donuts known by the locals as picarones (made of sweet potato dough accompanied by honey).

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It was a wonderful experience, especially thanks to the perfect guide Jessica! She explained everything to us and we were able to have very lively conversations! We learned a lot about the history of Peru as well as about life in Peru today.

Our tour was wonderful! Jessica was an excellent and knowledgeable tour guide, and our driver Victor was great as well. Lots of history in Lima was covered!

I loved the service we received. The culture, architecture and the circuit was wonderful, we are in love with Peru. Thanks a lot

Great experience, very knowledgeable guide and wonderful places to visit

We had a wonderful time. Guide was very informative and personable.