Lima - Mateo Salado: Climb to the top of a Pre-Inca pyramid

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Mateo Salado: Climb to the top of a Pre-Inca pyramid

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(21 reviews)
Lima, Lima, Peru
45 mins

About the tour

Travel back in time to the pre-hispanic era to see a different Lima, when this city was a fertile valley and had majestic pyramids made of mud bricks everywhere. Climb with me to the top of one of those pyramids to understand the reasons to built such way and the uses given to those constructions in the past, also learn the story behind the “European” name of this place... unveil these and many other mysteries of this site with me in this tour that is part of my archaeological series of Lima. Let's start!

Meet Vanessa


Vanessa is a professional tour guide and ambassador of her city since 2006, and a virtual tour guide since 2020. With over 15 years of experience guiding is still her passion and delivering a great service in every tour is her compromise with you. Take a virtual experience of Lima with her and be surprised by a city with more than 2000 years of history, impressive architecture, one of the best cuisines in the world, warm people, and have a unique and unforgettable experience with a cultural ambassador born and raced in the capital of Perú.

What to expect

Get ready for something special. We’re travelling to Lima with no passport, no plane ticket and no luggage. And yet you’ll experience all the sights, sounds and stories with just your laptop, favorite snack and an amazing content creator.

The tour will last about 45 mins and will be live-streamed by your content creator directly from Lima. Forget about slideshows or pre-recorded videos, this is a live broadcast and anything can happen!

While on the tour you’ll be able to see a full screen video of your content creator and their surroundings, interact with them and other travellers through the live chat, see where you are in the world on a map and show your appreciation with a tip.

Why are they tip-supported?

We are running these tours on a tip-supported basis to make them as accessible as possible. They are free to join, but you have the option to leave a tip during the tour.

The majority of your tip goes directly to support the channel, while the rest helps Heygo continue to build a place that brings the world closer together.

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How to join

Reserve your spot by selecting a time to book. Once done, you’ll be able to see your reservations on your Trips page and we’ll send you an email confirmation with a link to join the tour.

For the best viewing experience, please join on a computer using Google Chrome.

Reviews from travellers

Robyn G.

07 June 2021

Vanessa shared her knowledge of the pyramids with us in a friendly and pleasant manner. Plus she successfully put it I. The context of it being in the middle of a city. I am interested in ancient wonders.

Lisa R.

05 June 2021

Vanessa has a passion for her country that is amazing. She is a wonderful guide who truly wants you to understand the culture, history, and beauty of her location. Will tour with again.

Liz B.

04 June 2021

Very enthusiastic and knowledgeable guide, interesting place to see

Pamela (Banff Guide) M.

04 June 2021

I love your tours! Thank you for another fascinating look at ancient Lima!

Lana Y.

04 June 2021

Knows her stuff! :)

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