The district of Callao stretches along the coast to the west of Lima, and contains Lima's principle airport, Jorge Chavez International Airport, and the city's main port.
There are few tourist attractions in Callao other than the fortress and the Peruvian Naval Museum. Far more interesting sights await visitors within Lima itself.... Subscribe to travel42 to read the full Destination Guide. travel42 offers professionally written guides on more than 5,700 travel destinations and ports-of-call worldwide. Go to travel-42.com to learn more, or call 1.866.566.8136 to subscribe. Copyright (c) 2015 Northstar Travel Media, LLC. travel42.