If you want to take a taxi to go to your hotel be smart and arrange a taxi service before you arrive in Lima, arrange a taxi with the hotel or take one inside the airport. They will charge a little bit more but it is safe. You won´t be robbed. If you look for a taxi out of the airport many taxi drivers will come to you and make disorder, noise . All of them will offer you taxi service. It will be a problem. Taxi drivers will yell taxi, taxi, cheap taxi. Sometimes tourists are robbed after taking those taxis. One example: when you arrive to your hotel the taxi driver will charge you per person or will charge you per suitecase or bag. Taxi service to hotels near lima airport is from 10 to 15 dollars one way. At the airport the taxi drivers have to pay the parking place. The parking place is $ 2.00 two dollars.
More examples about bad taxi drivers: when you arrive to your hotel bad drivers will charge you more than ten dollars, taxi drivers will tell you that you are three people. So you have to pay per person. If you are three people you will pay 30 dollars. It is not faire. If you are one tourist the driver will try to charge you ten dollars more per bag. Be smart if you want to take a taxi by yourself. Do not pay more than 15 dollars. Never take a taxi outside of the airport. Some taxi drivers are just waiting to rob tourists. When you want to go back to the airport take a taxi recommended by the hotel.