Looking for a long weekend getaway that is close by to Lima? From camping in stone forests to rafting down class IV rapids to sun-bathing and pisco tasting, there are more than enough options nearby.
In today’s post, we’ve compiled a list of 5 very unique places that one can visit to break away from the Lima city grind!
Only 2.5 hours away from Lima, this mountainous town provides numerous activities. Choose from rafting, hiking, biking, ziplining, and end the day at one of the vast amounts of great hotels. You can camp too!
Just 3 hours south of Lima you’ll find luxury hotels, unique beaches, island tours, sandboarding, and vineyards.
A 3-hour drive into the Limenean highlands, we get to a town surrounded by stunning lakes, and incredible mountain views. Totally underrated and worth it!
4. Lomas de Lachay
Up and north of the city, is a collection of mountains covered completely in vegetation where you can comfortably camp and breathe the pure air that you can’t get in Lima.
What is said to be a small Cumbemayo, just 4 hours from Lima is the Marcahuasi Stone Forest where you can build your own tent in the middle of this fairytale-like place.