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San Isidro, Lima

4.4
#4 of 7 in Neighborhoods in Lima
San Isidro may have become Lima's financial center, but it is also home to neo-classical architecture, cobbled streets, and local artists. Here you will find Wak'a Wallamarka, a 4th-century burial temple that houses a collection of Indian artifacts on display for visitors. Walk the charming side streets of this neighborhood, visit its museums, and experience its fine dining and shopping options. With famous residents like Fernando de Szyszlo, Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, José García Belaúnde, and Francisco Tudela, this district has become a cultural hub in Lima. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to San Isidro by using our Lima trip planner.
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  • Walking around the San Isidro Borough is so relaxing and so nice in compare with other areas of Lima. Beautiful buildings, great restaurants and some great archeological sites. Very enjoyable  more »
  • We chose SAN Isidro for our lodging on account of the beautiful El Olivar Park that is there. Excellent location, quiet and very safe
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