Santiago De Surco Tourism

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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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Facts and Stats for Santiago De Surco*

  • Pollution Statistics in Santiago De Surco

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

    • Air Pollution 81 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 84.3 (Very High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 76.16 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 66.86 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 65.91 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 57.39 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 65.34 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 47.02 (Moderate)
  • Santiago De Surco: Crime and Safety

    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 60.16 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 76.98 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 80.47 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 86.51 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 64.29 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 72.98 (High)
    • Attacks 60.55 (High)
    • Drug offense 63.89 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 45.7 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 19.05 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 45.9 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 29.69 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 77.73 (High)
  • Living in Santiago De Surco - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Santiago De Surco is 80.03 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 31.53 (Low)
    • Climate Index 97.62 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 85.9 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 44 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 43.39 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 56.98 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 16.65 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 33.83 (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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Santiago De Surco

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 6.17 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 43.9 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 76.3 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 46.63 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.