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Top Choice Museum in Lambayeque

Museo Tumbas Reales de Sipán

Opened in November 2002, the Museum of the Royal Tombs of Sipán is the pride of northern Peru – as well it should be. With its burgundy pyramid construction rising gently out of the earth, it’s a world-class facilit…
Museum in Lambayeque

Bruning Museum

This museum, once the regional archaeological showcase, is now overshadowed by the Museo Tumbas Reales de Sipán, but it still houses an excellent collection of artifacts from the Inca, Chimú, Moche, Lambayeque, Vicu…
Peruvian in Lambayeque

El Cantaro

There is often a line outside this popular local restaurant with fantastic typical food and good service. When we were there one diner said that the sudado de pescado (whole fish stew) was the best dish he’d had in …
Peruvian in Lambayeque

El Rincón del Pato

This place gets the thumbs-up from locals who descend en masse to enjoy good ceviches, grills and regional specialties.
House in Lambayeque

La Casa de Logia

La Casa de Logia, a block south of the main plaza, is a crumbling mansion with a 67m-long, 400-year-old balcony, said to be the longest colonial balcony in Peru, as well as subterranean tunnels.