National Geographic’s recommended destinations to visit in 2024

Destinos recomendados a visitar en el 2024 por National Geographic

Lima among National Geographic’s recommended destinations to visit in 2024

Continuing its impact on the world, Peru has been selected by National Geographic for its list of the 30 most impressive destinations to visit in the recent publication of The Cool List 2024. As explained, Lima stands out for its excellent gastronomy, with some of the best restaurants in the world and its accessibility to travel to other places.

National Geographic's recommended destinations to visit in 2024

An important recognition was granted to the capital city because it has two restaurants in the top 10 of the World’s 50 Best Restaurants awards. The publication mentions Maido, located in sixth place and directed by chef Mitsuharu “Micha” Tsumura who fuses Peruvian and Japanese cuisine (Nikkei); and Central, the first restaurant representing Lima, directed by chefs Virgilio Martínez and Pía León, which has been considered a promoter of local gastronomy worldwide thanks to its innovation in local ingredients.

In addition, this National Geographic article emphasizes the experience offered by the districts of Miraflores and Barranco for both locals and foreign visitors. It mentions that rooftop bars have become very popular among Lima locals, even beyond the famous Michelin-starred restaurants. hence Lima among the recommended destinations to visit in 2024 by National Geographic,

In addition, Lima has been highlighted for being an easily accessible city for tourists, as it offers different air transportation options to reach the capital of Peru.

The capital city offers a wide variety of experiences for those who visit, from gastronomic tastings to historical and cultural sites. Just explore the city to learn more about our heritage and traditions.

Tourist Destinations in Lima:

Among the best tourist destinations in Lima to visit are:

1. Palaminos Island: Located in front of the Constitutional Province of Callao in Peru, are the Palomino Islands or also known as Islotes Palominos. These islands are home to a large number of sea lions and seabirds, which has led them to become a popular tourist destination. Book the Palomino Islands tour ahead of time and enjoy to the fullest.

2. City tours in Lima: with the city tour in Lima you will have the option to know the historical, contemporary and modern Lima, touring the main tourist centers: Huaca Pucllana – Colonial Lima; Basilica Convent San Francisco; Museum of the Central Reserve Bank; Modern Lima as Larcomar and Parque del Amor,

3. Magic Water Circuit: One of the places you can visit is the Magic Water Circuit, located in the Parque de la Reserva also known as Parque de las Aguas. You can observe the 13 ornamental fountains with impressive light and music shows. A mandatory stop is the Fantasy Fountain, with more than 120 meters long and 20 meters wide, where we will witness an incredible choreographic show accompanied by the movement of water.

4. Huacachina Oasis from Lima: If you are thinking of doing the Ballestas Island Huacachina Oasis Tour, the recommended starting point is from Lima by bus, it can be tourist bus, tourist transport or public transport. Huacachina is known as the “Oasis of America” and offers a magnificent lake surrounded by vegetation, boardwalks and a variety of hotels so you can enjoy more than a day in this beautiful refuge.

The scenic beauty offered by this place is so impressive that in 2017, the British media The Telegraph included it in its list of the 21 most amazing destinations in the world to visit, thus becoming the only destination in Latin America to be part of this prestigious list.

In our travel guide, you can learn everything you need to know to know this country that awaits you with many emotions and memories that you will take for a lifetime, we are travelers like you, and we know every route and the beautiful that we can share with you, just sit back and enjoy reading these contents, you will learn a lot, and if you want to keep reading just come back soon we are always updating this section with news and new information.

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