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Historic Centre of Lima

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Located principally in the city centre or Cercado de Lima and Rímac areas, the Historic Centre of Lima is among the most important tourist destinations in Peru.

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Historic Centre of Lima
UNESCO World Heritage Site
The Cathedral of Lima located in the main square of the historic center
LocationLima, Peru
CriteriaCultural: (iv)
Inscription1988 (12th Session)
Area259.36 ha (640.9 acres)
Buffer zone766.7 ha (1,895 acres)
Coordinates12°3′5″S 77°2′35″W
Historic Centre of Lima is located in Peru
Historic Centre of Lima
Location of Historic Centre of Lima in Peru