A place in Peru, Surquillo is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. After your splendid visit to Surquillo, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Lima. Attractions in Lima include Miraflores, Magic Water Circuit, Museo Larco. Also, to reach Surquillo, you'll have to take a flight to Lima; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Popular vacation packages of Surquillo are of 1-2 days.
Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!