Local Markets + Food history Tour - (FOOD TOUR)

Local neighbourhoods, non touristy barrios, safe street food and lots of food!. Good for families too.


Price:
60 USD 1 person
Price with discount!
From 2 People: 50 USD each
Duration:
Approx 3 1/2 hours
Culture shock:
2/5
Physical Rating:
2/5
Tour Includes
  • Pick up from your hotel
  • Transport
  • English speaking guide
  • Snacks, local tapas, piqueos
  • Customized service
  • All entrance tickets
  • Tolls
  • Parking
  • Return transport to your places

Itinerary

In this tour, you will have the chance to visit some of our authentic local markets in Lima city. At the same time, you will get immersed in the Peruvian culture trying local fruits, tapas, drinks, juices and the best of all interact with local people.

 

Highlights

Explore our local streets on a fun walking tour
Delicious local snacks, tapas and piqueos
Ideal choice for families too
Small group ensures personal service
Informative, friendly and professional local guide
Free pickup and drop-off included (from Miraflores, Barranco and san isidro districts). We can organize private tours too

Description:

Discover with us the magic of Peruvian gastromony through its history and traditions. enjoy an afternoon full of flavors visiting the most important local places for our culinary art. Perfect for lovers of new experiences and new flavors!

Local market in SURQUILLO: We will begin our adventure in this colorful and friendly local market located in Surquillo District. Be ready to taste different kinds of exotics fruits, coming from different parts of the country like the coast, the rain forest, and the Andes. Of course, we won't abandon this local market without trying the most representative dish of Lima called "cebiche". But this time, you will have a unique version of cebiche called "cebiche with cushuro" (cushuro is a seaweed from the lakes and rivers located at high altitudes in the Andes it was considered a delicacy by our ancestors). Last but not least, we will taste a delicious "causarellena" which is made with yellow smash potatoes and fill up with vegetables and shredded chicken.

 

Local Market in Surco: After tasting different samples of food in the previous market now we arrive at Santigo de Surco Market, it was very well known by locals and visitors since the colonial days till now. Its reputation is well known among people that have a great interest in rainforest food and fresh exotic fruit juices. so, this will be a good opportunity to try a delicious "Juanes de Pollo" or a "Chaufa de Cecina" typical dishes from the forest prepared with authentic and organic ingredients from the Amazon.

 

Get ready to have one of the most amazing experience, full of surprises, trying the flavors of Peru along the time and listening to the history behind the different dishes we try along the tour.

 

Barranco: finally, we arrive at this bohemian cheerful and colorful neighborhood where we will visit one of the most popular restaurants called "Javier" and try the most typical dessert of lima "Picarones" made out of sweet potatoes flour, anise seeds, squash, etc. don't forget to take a camera with you since the attractions are unique and wonderful

Note: We recommend you do not eat much before your tour because you will try numerous types of food, snacks and drinks. If you have any dietary restrictions, please let us know when you book your tour with us
You will then be dropped-off back at your hotel.

Include:

Pick up from your hotel, transport, local tour guide, snacks, local tapas, piqueos, tour in English language, customized service, all entrance tickets, tolls, parking, and return transport to your place

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Daily Departures

Departures
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Afternoons
13:30
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 We recommend

To wear comfortable clothes and shoes, sunglasses, sunscreen and a hat, take a bottle of water with you and spare battery for your camera.

TOUR PICK UP:

All our prices included pick up and drop off to your hotel only when it is located in: Miraflores, San Isidro, Barranco. Outside these places, you have to pay a small fee for your pick up/drop off remember fuel is one of the 2 most expensive things in our country together with water.

NOTE:  We go to tour with a maximun group size of 6 people. In very special ocations only, there will be 7 people but NEVER more than 7 (this is ONLY for clientes which tours start at a hotel or Apartament of Lima city)

 

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