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Peruvian Local Friend
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“hour tour”(35 reviews)
“car tour”(15 reviews)
“walking tour”(45 reviews)
We offer private and customized tours and transfers in Lima, Ica, Cusco, Arequipa and Puno. Experience Peru the local way with us and by the hand of our friendly and knowledgeable “Local Friends” visiting the places you are truly interested.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Lima, Peru
+51 986 878 829
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 22 February 2015

Returning from our vacation in Argentina, we had a scheduled 14 hour layover in Lima and decided to see the city as opposed to spending the time sitting in the airport. After reviewing the various options available on Tripadvisor, we decided to book with Peruvian...More

8  Thank HeyMan76
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 3 May 2014

Mariela our tour guide was great and very informative, but we booked the 5 hour private tour with a small change to the program, as we had already visited the San Franciscan Church. The tour ended about 20 minutes early and our last hour was...More

6  Thank lizzypita
PeruvianLocalFriends, Owner at Peruvian Local Friend, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2014

Dear Customer Thank you very much for you review. We know that is hard to please everyone but we take every comment as an opportunity to grow as a company. We carefully read your opinion about the tour given and, unfortunately, we need to tell...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walking tour in central Lima was awesome. Cindy took us where we were interested and at our pace . Way better than any other walking tour we have used. Her English is very good. I highly recommend this tour

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rodrigo gave us two wonderful days in Lima. Our first day was focused on Lima itself. We visited various neighborhoods and squares with their wonderful architecture. Rodrigo was a wealth of knowledge. Next day we went outside of Lima to Huaca Pachamac. At this point,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a 5 hour walk and drive tour of Lima, as we had a long layover at the airport. We were picked up promptly at the airport and had a great tour of some of the neighborhoods in Lima. We went into the cathedral...More

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Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

We had a layover for about 9 hours in Lima and decided on a tour. We chose Peruvian local friend because they do city tours but also had airport pick up and drop off. They also were able to transport and watch our luggage the...More

1  Thank CK2018Mn
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Sandra was very responsive in exchanging information with me before my booking. They also accommodated my special requests by extending the tours with more charge. We We had both the City walking tour and Barranco foodie tour in two separate days, highly recommend both. Eliana...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

We went with a peruvian local friend (Rodrigo) by feet through Lima. The start time and the topics we could define by ourselves. Spontanous ideas and changes were implemented by Rodrigo excellent and with no problem. Our guide knows a lot about Lima and we...More

1  Thank frischi89
Reviewed 30 September 2018

I had one day to spend in Lima and I wanted to see as much as possible. I am glad that I chose this company. Booking with this company was very easy. They were polite and quick to respond to any questions that I had....More

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Reviewed 13 September 2018

Can't say enough about this company! They respond immediately and that speaks volumes when trying to choose from the masses.I booked airport transfers and a customized 8 hour walking and car tour. My guide was Claudia and she was awesome! I was traveling solo and...More

1  Thank Jen-jer75
Reviewed 4 September 2018

My husband and I toured Arequipa with Beatriz and it was wonderful. I can not imagine have done this without her expert, kind and knowledgeable guidance.

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Reviewed 27 August 2018

This local tour company exceeded our expectations on many levels. We had 24 hours to spend in Lima and wanted to learn and see as much as possible. We were met at the airport by the driver Alonso, who spoke perfect English and even on...More

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5 June 2018|
Response from wherelolawent | Reviewed this property |
I booked a last min tour through Peruvian Local Friend (English guide) but I emailed them via their website and WhatsApp. The tour was set up incredibly quickly :)