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San Isidro, Lima

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San Isidro may have become Lima's financial center, but it is also home to neo-classical architecture, cobbled streets, and local artists. Here you will find Wak'a Wallamarka, a 4th-century burial temple that houses a collection of Indian artifacts on display for visitors. Walk the charming side streets of this neighborhood, visit its museums, and experience its fine dining and shopping options. With famous residents like Fernando de Szyszlo, Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, José García Belaúnde, and Francisco Tudela, this district has become a cultural hub in Lima. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to San Isidro by using our Lima trip planner.
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  • I liked to die for! neighborhood near the sea with large public parks, shops of all kinds and many places to eat, take a walk by the sea is a wonderful thing!
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  • San Isidro is a beautiful area and big church interest here. The surrounding parks and sports people and listened. Is a very ancient residential area. Even now it is possible to see the old structures and on the streets.
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  • It is one of the modern districts of Lima, no much to do but you can find good hotels, fast food places, and many retail chains.
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