Central Lima

Central , comprises the districts of Lima, Breña, Jesús María, Lince, La Victoria, San Luis, El Agustino and Rímac. Central Lima has about 268,000 residents. Central Lima is situated nearby to .
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Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
The Basilica , otherwise Lima Cathedral, is a Roman Catholic cathedral located in the Plaza Mayor of downtown , . Photo: Wasiwatana, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is a Baroque palace located at Jr. Photo: Manuel González Olaechea, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Historic building
The Casona de la Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, also known as Cultural Center of the… Photo: Kanon6996, CC BY 3.0.

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Localities in the Area

Barrio chino is a neighborhood in Lima, Peru that is centered on two blocks – 7 and 8 – of Jirón Ucayali in downtown. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Central Lima

-12.0555° or 12° 3' 19.8" south
-77.0264° or 77° 1' 34.9" west
156 metres (512 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: مديرية ليما
  • Aymara: Lima jisk'a t'aqa suyu
  • Catalan: Districte de Lima
  • Cebuano: Lima (distrito)
  • Cebuano: Lima
  • Chinese: 利馬區
  • Danish: Lima
  • Dutch: Lima
  • English: Lima/Central
  • English: Lima
  • English: Lima District
  • Esperanto: Distrikto de Lima
  • French: District de Lima
  • French: Lima
  • French: district de Lima
  • Galician: Distrito de Lima
  • German: Distrikt Lima
  • German: Lima
  • Hebrew: מרכז העיר
  • Hungarian: Lima körzet
  • Italian: Lima
  • Italian: distretto di Lima
  • Portuguese: Lima
  • Quechua: Cercado de Lima
  • Quechua: Distrito de Lima
  • Quechua: Lima distritu
  • Quechua: Limaq listritu
  • Spanish: Cercado de Lima
  • Spanish: Distrito de Lima
  • Swedish: Lima
  • Distretto di Lima

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