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Located outside of Lima in the constitutional province of Callao, La Punta is a peninsula surrounded by the Pacific Ocean and, hence, famous for its seafood. Grab a seat with a view, and enjoy the relaxed atmosphere these traditional neighborhoods...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Distrito de El Callao, Callao, Peru
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Enjoyed a full day in La Punta combining a visit to the historical port city with a sailboat journey to the islands of San Lorenzo and Palomino to view sea lions, marine birds and see the Humboldt penguins.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mario C
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Very quaint place to visit. Contrasting with the dangerous areas of Callao like 'barracones', La Punta is one of the safest areas in the whole Lima. There are interesting places to visit there, Real Felipe Fortress is walking distance or u can take a 'combi...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Valenomiya
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

If you have great weather you can spend time there, there are a lot of seafood restaurant and beaches.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank LAURENT N
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

La Punta is one of the best places to live in Lima, Peru. It is safe, nice and very close to the capital. Have everything you need to feel happy. I love it!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Rossana T
Reviewed 23 April 2017

This is the place where one wants to grow old in. You can breathe calm in the air, without taking out the fun.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank malthaus005
Reviewed 20 April 2016

We went for lunch to a restaurant in La Punta and then went walking along the waterfront admiring the old mansions and the new buildings .

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank EvaLimaPeru
Reviewed 9 April 2016

It's a nice walk do a coffee and a sandwich. In the area is the fort and marine museum, that great with kids.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank MonoJ
Reviewed 29 March 2016

La Punta has some very lovely old houses. It is easy to walk around, enjoy the ocean, look at old monuments, and has some great restaurants too.

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Eva L
Reviewed 28 March 2016

If you feel like walking along the coast, enjoying the sun and a great lunch, this is the place. Clean, safe, traditional neighborhoods, beautiful houses, it is a must in Lima. A well restored zone in Lima where you have plenty of options to enjoy...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank Mario M
Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

My friends took us to this place, very secure, lot of families walking around, a beautiful place to be with your family, free WiFi in the park, the views from the shore are breathtaking, you will enjoy your stay there. It is not difficult to...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank noelandinoulloa
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