Iglesia de San Francisco
Originally built in the 16th century, this church has been badly damaged by several earthquakes. It still stands, however, and visitors...
Free Walking Tour Peru
The quirky, passionate and knowledgeable guide (in a green vest) takes anybody who shows up on a 2½-hour English/Spanish/French walking...
In the same alley as Forum Rock Cafe, this rock ’n’ roll bar is a good spot to get the night going. The drink menu offers old favorites...
Upscale but not ridiculously pricey, Zig Zag is a Peruvian restaurant with European inflections. It inhabits a two-story colonial house...
El Viñedo information
A Calle San Francisco stalwart that looks more formal than it actually is, this place does Arequipa specialties with varying degrees of success. For a taste overview, go for the Americano platter which offers a medley of five potato-heavy samples including ocupa (potatoes in spicy sauce) and pastel de papas (potato cake). The wine list features South American varietals.