Santiago De Surco Tourism

Santiago de Surco, commonly known simply as Surco, is a district of Lima, Peru. It is bordered on the north with the district of Ate Vitarte and La Molina; on the east with San Juan de Miraflores, on the west with San Borja, Surquillo, Miraflores and Barranco, and on the south with Chorrillos. Due to its relatively large area, it is a very heterogeneous district, having inhabitants belonging to all socio-economic levels. The northern parts of Surco, which are close to San Borja and La Molina, are known as Monterrico and Chacarilla and considerably more developed than the southern side of the district, having more upper class housing and the four major shopping centers of the district. The only natural protected area in metropolitan Lima, the Pantanos de Villa Reserved Zone, is located in Santiago de Surco.


Is Santiago De Surco in Peru on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. A gripping city on its own right, Lima also deserves a visit. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Lima for its bountiful attractions like Miraflores, Magic Water Circuit, Museo Larco on your trip to Santiago De Surco. A holiday in Santiago De Surco can generally be of 1-2 days.

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  • Know the pollution level of Santiago De Surco before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 81.15 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 81.03 (Very High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 74.15 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 69.3 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 63.33 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 62.5 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 63.75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 49.57 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Santiago De Surco for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Santiago De Surco.

    • Burglary and Theft 56.12 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 75.52 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 81.19 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 87.63 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 60.31 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 70.05 (High)
    • Attacks 58.93 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 63.4 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 45.41 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 18.81 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 45.79 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 29.34 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 76.79 (High)
  • Quality of Life Index of Santiago De Surco is 81.11 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 31.46 (Low)
    • Climate Index 97.69 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 85.51 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 53.03 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 39.96 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 55.55 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 16.63 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 36.85 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Santiago De Surco

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.37 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 30.03 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 77.01 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 44.33 USD

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