Lima/Central Lima

Central Lima is the central area of Lima, Peru. It comprises the districts of Lima (Cercado), Breña, Jesús María, Lince, La Victoria, San Luis, El Agustino and Rímac.

Get in

Get around

Lima Metro

In Central Lima, Line 1 of the Metro has 5 stations. It runs every day from 6AM to 11PM. You need to purchase a rechargeable card for S/.5.00 to use the service and each trip costs S/.1.50.

Station District Location
Arriola La Victoria Av. Aviación / Ca. 25 de Diciembre (near Óvalo Arriola)
Gamarra La Victoria Av. Aviación / Jr. Hipólito Unanue
Miguel Grau Lima Cercado / El Agustino Av. Miguel Grau / Av. Nicolás Ayllón
El Ángel El Agustino Av. Locumba S/N - Cementerio El Ángel
Presbítero Maestro Lima Cercado Museo de Sitio Cementerio Presbítero Maestro

See

Lima Cercado

Facultad de Medicina San Fernando UNMSM

Churches and Convents

Cultural Centers

Houses and Palaces

Museums and Art Galleries

Parks

Parque Universitario

Plazas

Jesús María

Breña

La Victoria


Buy

La Victoria

Gamarra is a fantastic area to shop for a bargain. It's a busy area with street side shops. It doesn't have the security or the price tags of the modern shopping malls. Take only essentials and exercise caution in Gamarra.

Lima Cercado

Jesús María

Breña

Eat

Lima Cercado

Atlantic, Jr. Huallaga 146,  +51 1 426 9627.

Breña

Jesús María

More

Drink

Around the Plaza Mayor you can find some nice bars. Around Plaza San Martin you can find "El Directorio", "De Grot" and "Mao Bar", which are small rock pubs occasionally hosting shows from local bands and low-priced beer, when compared to similar places in Barranco or Miraflores.

Sleep

Lima Cercado

Jesús María

Breña


La Victoria

Connect

Emergencies

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