Lima Night Tour Photo Adventure

Lima Night Tour: Capturing the City After-Dark Charm

Lima Night Tour: Capturing the City After-Dark Charm

$110 per person

Experience Lima at Its Most Magical

Prepare to witness the city in a completely new light as you embark on our captivating Lima Night Tour. This immersive journey takes you on a nocturnal adventure through the city’s most iconic landmarks, each bathed in a mesmerizing glow, and lets you explore the lesser-known treasures, tucked away in Lima’s vibrant neighborhoods.

Stroll Through the Vibrant Miraflores

We kick off in Miraflores, Lima’s modern district that buzzes with activity even after sundown. Known for its stunning parks, modern buildings, and panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean, it’s the perfect spot to start our night-time exploration.

Discover the Historic Center of Lima

Immerse yourself in the Historic Center of Lima, the pulsating heart of the city, on our Lima Night Tour. This UNESCO World Heritage site, founded by Francisco Pizarro, stands as a living testament to Lima’s rich colonial past. Under the night sky, be awestruck by the enchanting illumination of architectural masterpieces such as the Government Palace and the Cathedral of Lima, each creating a magical ambiance that takes you on a journey through time.

Parque de la Reserva: Nightfall Spectacle

The Lima Night Tour’s next highlight is the Parque de la Reserva. Known for its enchanting Magic Water Circuit, the park is a must-visit when in Lima at night. The fusion of water, light, and music creates a truly unforgettable experience.

Capture the Essence of Lima’s Night Scene

This night tour provides not just stunning photo opportunities but also an enriching exploration of Lima’s multifaceted history and culture. The distinct narratives of each location form a captivating story of Lima, a city that embraces its past, celebrates the present, and looks eagerly towards the future.

Planning Your Lima Night Tour

This itinerary is a suggestion and can be customized based on your preferences and the operating hours of the attractions. Bring a tripod or any other photography equipment for night photography. Also, it’s advisable to check the local weather conditions and plan accordingly for the best experience.

  • Solo Journey: 210 USD
  • Traveling Pair: 120 USD per person
  • Group Adventures: 110 USD per person (for groups of 3 or more)
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  • Departure/Return Location
    Hotel in Miraflores
  • Departure Time
  • Return Time
  • What to wear
    Comfortable seasonal clothing and shoes
  • Included
    Photo Assistance
  • Not Included
    Entrance Fees
    Local Flights

Tour Plan

5:00 PM: Pick-up in Miraflores
Your guide and private vehicle will pick you up from your hotel in Miraflores, the upscale district known for its beautiful parks and stunning views of the Pacific Ocean.
5:30 PM: Start in the City Center
Arrive at Lima's historical center just before the blue hour, the magical time when the sky transitions from daylight to darkness. Capture the enchanting lighting and ambiance of the historic buildings, squares, and streets. Your guide will lead you to the best vantage points for capturing stunning architectural details and the lively atmosphere of the city center at night.
7:00 PM: Fountain Circuit
Next, head to the renowned Fountain Circuit, located in the Parque de la Reserva. This park comes alive at night with a dazzling display of colorful water fountains, lights, and music. Set up your camera and capture the mesmerizing water choreography and vibrant hues as the fountains dance to the rhythm of the music.
8:00 PM: Miraflores Malecon
Proceed to the Miraflores Malecon, a scenic coastal boardwalk that offers panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean. This picturesque location provides a perfect backdrop for capturing stunning night shots of the ocean, the iconic Parque del Amor, and the illuminated skyline of Lima. Let your creativity flow as you experiment with long exposures and capturing the vibrant atmosphere of Miraflores at night.
9:00 PM: Drop-off in Miraflores
After a fulfilling night of photography, your guide will drop you off at your hotel in Miraflores. Take some time to review and admire your captivating nighttime shots, relishing the memories of your Lima Night Photo Tour.

Tour Location

Uncover Lima's magical nighttime allure on our Lima Night Tour. Traverse iconic landmarks and discover hidden gems, all awash under the city's enchanting evening lights. A stunning exploration of culture and history, illuminated.

Miraflores, although a modern, upscale district, has a rich history dating back thousands of years. The district is home to the Huaca Pucllana, a great adobe and clay pyramid built by the Lima culture around 500 AD. Today, it's a vibrant area known for its beautiful parks, modern amenities, and breathtaking cliff-top views of the Pacific Ocean. The Malecon boardwalk and Parque del Amor are two of its most renowned features, blending natural beauty and a sense of modernity.
Transitioning to the heart of the city, the Historic Center of Lima was established in 1535 by Spanish conquistador Francisco Pizarro. It's the birthplace of the city and a living testament to Lima's rich colonial history. The Historic Center is peppered with a myriad of architectural gems such as the Government Palace, the Cathedral of Lima, and numerous baroque churches. These buildings, many dating back to the 16th and 17th centuries, reflect the grandeur of Spanish colonial architecture and the city's important role as the capital of the Spanish Viceroyalty in South America.
Finally, our journey takes us to Parque de la Reserva. This park, built in the 1920s, was named in honor of a group of Peruvian reservists who fought in a pivotal battle of the War of the Pacific. In the 21st century, the park underwent a major transformation with the addition of the Magic Water Circuit, a complex of 13 illuminated fountains that hold the Guinness Record for the largest fountain complex in the world. The Magic Water Circuit is a testament to Lima's continual evolution, blending its historical roots with a modern and dynamic spirit.
Each of these places tells a part of Lima's historical story, showcasing its journey from an ancient civilization, through colonial times, and into a modern metropolis. Through this Night Photo Tour, you'll have the opportunity to not only capture stunning photos, but also delve into Lima's rich and captivating history.