We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Fortaleza real felipe

Open Now: 09:00 - 16:00
Open today: 09:00 - 16:00
Save
Share
Book In Advance
341
All photos (341)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good42%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
About
Open Now
Hours Today: 09:00 - 16:00
See all hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
18°
14°
Oct
20°
15°
Nov
21°
17°
Dec
Contact
Plaza Independencia, Callao, Peru
Website
+51 1 4290532
Call
Ways to Experience Fortaleza real felipe
from US$10,00
More Info
from US$124,00
More Info
from US$180,00
More Info
Reviews (252)
Filter reviews
20 results
Traveller rating
9
7
4
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
9
7
4
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews english guide interesting history spanish fortress pirates tower military tourists tours lima
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 20 reviews
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

Thank STEPHEN K
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

Thank LAURENT N
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

Thank Lisa_Koplin
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 nearby hotels
Hotel Casa Presidente
4 reviews
2.96 km away
Hotel Palmetto La Perla
36 reviews
4.11 km away
Amara Hotel
25 reviews
4.15 km away
Leito Inn
17 reviews
4.95 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 85 nearby restaurants
Cabos Restaurante del Puerto
128 reviews
.21 km away
San Remo Pizzeria
7 reviews
1.17 km away
Cevicheria Mateo
59 reviews
.30 km away
Barra D7
9 reviews
.29 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 17 nearby attractions
Museo de Sitio Naval- Submarino Ex Bap Abtao
78 reviews
.36 km away
Tour Callao Monumental
35 reviews
.24 km away
T&T Turismos y Servicios
100 reviews
.27 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Fortaleza real felipe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines