Catch your breath after your intercontinental flight with a comfortable
stay in Lima’s convenient, seaside Miraflores neighborhood. There is plenty of
time for independent exploration of South America’s only ocean facing capital
city. We’ve included a morning guided exploration of some of Lima’s most
interesting sites. After an included lunch at one of Lima’s best known
restaurants, it’s off to the Larco Museum. The museum’s remarkable chronological
galleries provide an excellent overview of 3,000 years of Peruvian pre-Columbian
history. Located in a unique vice-royal mansion of the 18th century, built over
a 7th-century pyramid, the museum is surrounded by beautiful gardens. The Larco
Museum is one of the few museums in the world where visitors can also choose to
enter the storage area with its 45,000 classified archaeological objects.
Available only with the Air Inclusive Package.
Depart from the U.S. and travel to Peru. The particulars of
your arrival overseas are detailed with your flight itinerary and airline
Day 2 - Arrive Peru
Upon arrival at Lima's Jorge Chavez International Airport,
proceed through immigration; claim your luggage and clear customs. If your
luggage is delayed, fill in a PIR form before leaving the customs area – VBT
representatives are not allowed into the customs area. Also make certain that
your VBT luggage tags are affixed to your bag so your VBT representative can
identify you. After exiting customs, enter the arrivals hall and look for your
VBT representative, who will be holding a VBT sign and will make arrangements
for your transfer via van to your Lima hotel. (Transfer time is approximately
30 minutes depending on traffic). Your VBT representative will also confirm
your transfer time for your flight to Cusco at the conclusion of your Lima extension
and the pick-up time for your included Lima Larco Museum visit and city tour.
check-in time at the Casa Andina PC Miraflores is at 2:00 pm. Because most flights have early morning
arrivals, we have secured a check-in time for all guests at 10:00 am. Breakfast is included prior to your early
VBT provides you with City Information in your Final Travel
Booklet that includes information and recommendations on what to see and do in
Lima during your stay. You have the rest of the day to relax or to begin your
exploration of the city.
Day 3 - Lima/Larco Museum/Pacific Ocean lunch
A VBT representative will meet you at the hotel today for
your included exploration of Lima. Tour
the largest private collection of pre-Columbian art at the wonderful Larco
Museum. You may want to try the ceviche during an included lunch overlooking
the Pacific Ocean.
The rest of the day and dinner tonight is on your own.