July 26, 2017 8:30 am

Want to visit more places in Peru but only have time to stay in Lima? Don’t worry! In today’s post we show you 5 places to visit near Lima 

1.  Lunahuana

Lunahuana offers many fun activities such as white water rafting, zip-lining, riding four wheelers and horseback riding. Don’t miss the opportunity to try traditional Peruvian food and visit Pisco vineyards!

Distance from Lima: 3 hours


2. Obrajillo

One of the most popular destinations for tourists who love doing outdoor activities. Additionally, Obrajillo offers a wide range of activities such as taking a stroll through the village, visiting Lucle waterfall and horseback riding.

Distance from Lima: 2 hours and 30 minutes

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3. Paracas

Paracas is the ideal place to visit for those who love photography, sightseeing and nature. Don’t miss the chance to visit the National Reserve of Paracas and the Ballestas islands, where you can see a great variety of animals such as the Humboldt pinguins, seawolves and Guanay birds!

Distance from Lima: 3 hours and 30 minutes

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4. Huacachina

Lake Huacachina, also known as ¨The Oasis of America¨, is the best place to ride a sandbuggy and try  sandboarding for the first time. During night, camping under the stars is a must!

Distance from Lima: 4 hours 

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5.Santa Eulalia

Spend a full day in the KisKas waterpark where you can enjoy themed water parties and slides! Or take a more adventurous turn and try  ziplining and white water rafting. Santa Eulalia has it all!

Distance from Lima: 4 hours 

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Hope you enjoy your stay in Peru! Try visiting as many places as you can, you won´t regret it!  ;)

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