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Lima Map, Peru

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Lima Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Lima with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Lima useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Lima!

Lima History

 A wall was built around the city somewhere during the period of 1684 to 1687 so as to protect the city from dangerous pirates. The decision of constructing a wall was taken by Melchor de Navarra y Rocafull, Viceroy of the city in those days. Lima was totally destroyed during the year 1746 due to a severe earthquake and it took years before Lima could be rebuilt once again from scratch. read more

Lima Travel Guide

Lima is the largest city and the capital of Peru. It is bordered by the Pacific Ocean from one side and it is situated on the valley of Rímac, Chillón¸ and Lurín Rivers. Lima is also amongst the top ten most populous cities on this planet and around a third of the population of Peru resides in Lima and this should be enough to prove the size of Lima. Lima was initially called the ‘City of Kings’ or Ciudad de... read more

Lima Sightseeing

Lima is amongst the top ten metropolis of this planet, the largest city of Peru, and its capital. Lima is also the most important city of Peru with one third of its total population living in the metropolitan area of Peru. Total area over which Lima expands is about 2700 kilometer square of which 31 % is actual city while rest 69 % is the outskirts of Lima. Lima has become an important tourist hot spot in Peru in last... read more

Lima Nightlife

Nightlife of Lima reflects its culture and the latest hip hop. Thus, the nightlife of Lima is the perfect mix of today’s pop culture and the historical culture of Lima. This makes it unique from other metropolitan cities and their nightlife. read more

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