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Fortaleza real felipe

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Plaza Independencia, Callao, Peru
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a school day and got hooked up with thirty or so well behaved but excited school kids. The guide was one of the soldiers stationed at the fort and did the tour in Spanish and English and was very interesting. Well worth a...More

Reviewed 13 September 2018

Huge fort with a grewsome history. Watch out for the pirate statues: not statues, but live people. Pirates not necessary

Thank N3048CUwilliamp
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Fantastic!!!! Really historical place, nice guide, place could be a bit cleaner but it is still used as an Army Facility.

Thank gurday
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Super interesting visit, you can ask for an English guide, sometimes they are available for free. You need couple hours for the whole visit. They should renew the presentacion video, it's really old in bad quality and no English version. I'm sure they can do...More

Thank Valenomiya
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We, two girls and a boy, went to Fortaleza Real Felipe in november 2017z We did the tour with a guide, Pablo, who appeared to be a nice guy and who definitely knew a lot about the history of the fortress. But, girls and women,...More

3  Thank galasgl3
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We only had one rest day in Lima, and were staying down the road so thought why not? Impressive building, city views from Kings tower, and great to get a bit of Peru history too. Davis was a fantastic English guide for us, highly recommend...More

Thank Ashleigh F
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Davis was our guide for a spanish-speaking tour, he was great! All the information were interesting and introce the history of the place and of Peru. The view from the tower really worth it! You can also enjoy the street arts in the streets near...More

Reviewed 25 June 2017

The fortress is huge with a lot of history and interesting architecture . However the fortress is in a place far away from Lima city center , and if you really want to go here you should really go with a guide for safety reasons....More

1  Thank Mattias H
Reviewed 23 April 2017

A giant spanish fortress with a lot of interesting history, if you have some extra time, i would totally recommend this place. Also if you are a fan of the paranormal and scary stuff. they give tours around the fortress at night cause theres a...More

Thank malthaus005
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Finally visited after six years living in Peru. We took the Spanish tour which was no problem for us but as we are tour operators ourselves, we kept considering how this would have been for a non-Spanish speaker. Although they did mention that they would...More

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