The route from Desaguadero to Lima city is at a distance of 868 mi (1397 km) and the travel takes about 26 hours of travel on the highway. The transportation company Civa covers this route on its travel itinerary, with bus tickets between s/. 80 and s/. 150. The buses leave from 11:30 to 12:45 p.m. from the terminal located in a central road of Desaguadero, destination to the terminal of the area Lima Centro, in the city of Lima. The weather in Lima is subtropical, humid and desert, with a changeable temperature that averages 66 °F (19 °C) throughout the year. If you are also looking for return checkout, please ensure to check Lima to Desaguadero Bus.
Bus Companies from Desaguadero to Lima
The operators provide regulatory bus services from Desaguadero to Lima. The buses come with features like trustworthy, punctual and comfortable services at all times. The listed operators offer various types of bus transport services from Desaguadero to Lima. Some of the major bus operators between this route are:
The major boarding points in Desaguadero are mentioned below. These bus-boarding locations can be selected depending on the traveller’s convenience. Please note that these pick-up points vary from one bus operator to another. The boarding points in Desaguadero are as follows:
Dropping Points in Lima
The bus stops/halts at a number of drop locations in Lima. These dropping points usually vary from one operator to another. You can select your ideal drop point in Lima at the time of ticket booking. Some of the dropping points in Lima are:
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The territory of Desaguadero was inhabited from the pre-Incan period by several indigenous communities and little tribes which were the origin of the Lupaca kingdom. This kingdom consisted of inhabitants of the aymara ethnic group, who for a long time controlled the high Andean plateau lands until being conquered by the powerful Incan culture, at this time under the leadership of the inca Mayta Cápac. During his control, the inca ordered to build a bridge made of “totora” (large reed). This bridge was known as Chacamarka. “Chaca” means “place where the river crosses” and “marka” means “town”. The complete interpretation is “place where you cross the river to get to the town”. With the Spanish arrival the few things that remained of the Lupaca kingdom’s splendour disappeared due to the constant sacking and destruction. Nevertheless, the aymara were for a while under a special consideration, owing to their indomitable and rebel character. The residents of the city gave up the name of Chacamarka to accept the name of Desaguadero, since it’s the place where the Titicaca waters flow (“desaguar” means drain). The district was created during the Independence period, but it was in 1954 that it was established legally. The waters of the river separate the Peruvian side from the Bolivian side. The Peruvian side is located inside the Chucuito province and the bolivian side at the province of Ingavi.
"The City of Kings", as Lima is known, was founded in 1535 by Francisco Pizarro and became the center of Spanish power in Peru, during the colonial period.The urban planning of Lima is one of the colonial models in South America. Lima is known for its social, economical and cultural growth and stands out as the cultural center of Latin America; besides that, Lima is the home of San Marcos National University, the most ancient from America, founded in 1551.Lima is famous for being the viceroyalty capital of Peru and one of the cities most important of South America in the spanish regime period; after its independance in 1821 the city became the republic's capital. Before this period, the Baroque and Neoclassical style took the power on the streets, impregnating those architectural styles in the main constructions. The capital counts a high variety of tourist attractions that combine history and modernity, as you can see on the Historical Center. Another strong point of Lima is the food, there are many restaurants from the 3 Peruvian regions where you can live a complete gastronomical experience, given that the population is multicultural and mostly migrant. Live Peru from one of its corners, and enjoy tasting the culture that Peru offers you!