Port of Call Information

Port of Call Information

Callao, Peru


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Callao, Peru

Overview

A couple of minutes away from the capital of Peru is the main seaport of Callao. Callao is located west of Lima, the country's capital, and is part of the Lima Metropolitan Area. Callao is built on and around a peninsula which includes a large naval base. Callao is also home to the principal airport, Jorge Chavez International Airport where most visitors arrive and then head to Lima. 

Things to Do

Iconic Neighborhood

  • La Punta District - La Punta is located very close to the islands of Peru that you can see them from the bay. The town is known for its tranquil feel and the pebbled beaches that surround it.
Hotels

HOTEL LIMAQ
Address: Jr. los Cóndores 112-116, Bellavista 15088, Peru
Phone: +51 1 6064446
4.9 miles from Cruise Terminal

Wyndham Costa del Sol
Address: Av. Elmer Faucett SN, Lima 07031, Peru
Phone: +51 1 7112000
6.6 miles from Cruise Terminal

Activities
  • For the history of Callao visit the Fortaleza Real Felipe, a fort built to protect Lima and the port from pirates and other invaders.
  • Callao Monumental extends all over the historic center of this port. It tells the story of Callao through urban art around the city and showcases Peruvian culture with murals, galleries, and films.
Family Friendly
  • Off the coast of Peru are the Palomino Islands. You can observe sea lions sunbathing on the rocks and diving into the water as well as penguins and other wildlife that live on the island.
  • Visit one of South America's largest city, Lima. There is so much to see in this growing city, like visiting the Huaca Pucnalla, the historic main square, museums, and tour buses that take you all over the city.

Driving Directions

Av. Contralmirante Raygada 110
Callao
Peru

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