Lima Itinerary 5 Days

Explore the best places to visit in 5 days in Lima with this travel itinerary for a memorable experience!

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5 Days in Lima - Perfect Vacation Guide

With its undying aura of serenity, the effortless fusion of old and new-world charm, the picturesque locales, the riot of colorful neighborhoods and the energetic crowds - Lima is one mesmerizing destination. Choosing the must visit places in Lima when you are running short on time can be quite a tough task!

Are 5 days enough for Lima tour?

Wondering about what to see in 5 days in Lima ? It can be a confusing task to decide where to go in Lima. But, 5 days are perfect to cover each corner of Lima. You can visit popular places in Lima, get walking tour and have local food during your vacation.

How much money for 5 days in Lima?

The budget cost of 5 days in Lima is USD 265. You can further save on your stays by opting for hostels and homestay. Also try to travel by public transportation whenever possible.

What to pack for Lima 5 days vacation?

  • Carry extra battery of camera. If you are a shutterbug, carry extra memory card; those 5 days in Lima are going to be full of moments that you would want to click!
  • Keep a journal to record your favorite moments and scribble notes!
  • Since you will be having a heavy luggage to fit your belongings for 5 days, carry a small backpack that you can use while you go sightseeing!

What to see in Lima in 5 days?

Miraflores, Magic Water Circuit, Museo Larco, Plaza De Armas must be a part of your Lima itinerary in 5 days! Also, you cannot afford to miss Barranco, Shopping Center Larcomar, Huaca Pucllana. Since 5 days is a comfortable time to explore the best of Lima, you can add Iglesia Y Convento De San Francisco and Parque De La Reserva to your itinerary. If you are too tired running between different spots, you can take a day off from the sightseeing and relax in your room or at a nice cafe.

Lima travel tips for first-timers

  • Book a food tour, nothing expresses the essence of Lima like its food!
  • Take a weekend getaway, explore the nearby cities of Lima.
  • List down the free days of the museums and try to visit them on those days to save on ticket fee.

Getting around Lima in 5 days

You are going to be in the city for a considerable amount of time and hence it is recommended to get hang of the local transit system that will make getting around cheaper. Alternatively, you can hire a car or a bike and explore Lima on your own, at your own pace.

Best places to eat, drink, and shop in Lima

Eat, drink, shop repeat! You can enjoy an excellent retail therapy when in Lima. On your 5-day trip, make sure you try out the best local delicacies as well as shop for some souvenirs to take back home.

Where to stay in Lima for 5D4N vacation?

For a 5 day 4 nights vacation in Lima, you can choose a vacation rental or a hotel that is conveniently located. You can score a good deal on BnB, since the stay is for a longer duration.

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