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Barrio Chino, Lima

2.5
Neighborhood · Hidden Gem · Other
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immigrants in the 19th century, the district experienced a revival in the 1970s when a ban on Chinese immigration was revoked.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. Add Barrio Chino and other attractions to your Lima trip itinerary using our Lima itinerary planner.
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  • Great place to visit to see the Chinese neighborhood in Lima, has lots of shops selling fresh produce, Asian products, etc and lots of Chinese restaurants. Try the traditional Chinese brunch “Yam...  more »
  • Difficult to get there if you go driving. People walking on the streets make it unsafe and chaotic. Once you get there, the place is dirty, crowded and to be honest, restaurants do not look clean. If....  more »
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