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Barrio Chino, Lima

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Neighborhood Landmark
Take a tour of Lima's Barrio Chino, a lively Chinatown district in the historic center of the city. Founded by Chinese immigrants in the 19th century, the district experienced a revival in the 1970s when a ban on Chinese immigration was revoked. Stroll by numerous stands, shops, and restaurants that sell authentic Chinese food, purchase souvenirs, or wander the affordable market looking for bargains. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Barrio Chino by using our Lima vacation generator.
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  • There you will find many houses of Chinese food, steamed. Ideal for breakfast-lunch or lunch. In addition they will find places where they can acquire ornaments, spices, among others made in china. Th...  more »
  • I visited this great place with my boyfriend and some friends, its a good place to appreciate the chinese culture that arrived to Peru, threre are many restaurants, it said that here are located the b...  more »
  • I have been here several times and i must say that is a quaint place. There's a lot of restaurants, clothes and souvenirs stores. Sometimes you can feel overwhelmed with the amount of people that you ...  more »