Outdoor Activities in Lima

Outdoor activities in Lima are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Lima comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Lima and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Lima has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Lima.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Lima:

  1. #1 of 90 Outdoors Activities in Lima
    - Used in 1481 itineraries
    Magic Water Circuit

    Tags: Fountain

    Address: Parque de la Reserva | Petit Thouars Avenue Corner of Jiron Madre de Dios, Lima Center, Lima, Peru

    Timings: 03:00 pm - 10:30 pm Details

    The Magic Water Circuit in Lima is a series of illuminated water fountains. It is actually the largest water fountain complex in the world, as recognized by the Guinness Book of World Records. The pat...Read more

  2. #2 of 90 Outdoors Activities in Lima
    - Used in 1760 itineraries
    Museo Larco

    Tags: Museum, Educational Site, Exhibition

    Address: Avenida Bolivar 1515 | Pueblo Libre, Lima Lima 21, Peru

    Timings: 09:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    This is a museum of pre-Columbian art. It’s housed inside an 18th century vice-royal building. This establishment spans 4000 years of Peruvian history. The Cultures gallery is where the permanen...Read more

  3. #3 of 90 Outdoors Activities in Lima
    - Used in 1087 itineraries
    Plaza De Armas

    Tags: Palace, Fountain, Cathedral

    Address: Jr. Junin and Jr. Carabaya, Lima, Peru

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is the historical centre of Lima. The city centre was founded along with the city in the year 1535. But all the old structures around the plaza were destroyed by an earthquake in the mid-eighteen...Read more

  4. #4 of 90 Outdoors Activities in Lima
    - Used in 1507 itineraries
    Barranco

    Tags: Walking Area, Tourist Center

    Address: Barranco District, Lima, Peru

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is a pleasure district in Lima. The place is known to be very Bohemian and Romantic because it is home to a number of artists. The houses here are of the colonial style. The beaches are known for...Read more

  5. #5 of 90 Outdoors Activities in Lima
    - Used in 461 itineraries
    Shopping Center Larcomar

    Tags: Tourist Center, Shopping Center

    Address: Malecon de la Reserva 610, Miraflores No. 625-4343, Lima

    Timings: 11:00 am - 01:00 pm Details

    Larcomar is the most sought after commercial mall in Lima. It is situated on a cliff that stands on the shore of the sea. The panoramic view of the Lima coastline is priceless. The shopping centre is ...Read more

  6. #6 of 90 Outdoors Activities in Lima
    - Used in 1615 itineraries
    Huaca Pucllana

    Tags: Exhibition

    Address: 8 General Borgono Cuadra, Lima 27, Peru

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Huaca Pucllana is a world-famous clay pyramid in Lima. It was the ceremonial and administrative centre of the city, a long time ago. This structure was built to house the clergyman who would practise ...Read more

  7. #7 of 90 Outdoors Activities in Lima
    - Used in 1076 itineraries
    Iglesia Y Convento De San Francisco

    Tags: Church, Historical Site, Courtyard

    Address: Plaza San Francisco | Jiron Lampa y Ancash, Lima, Peru

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:45 pm Details

    This is a colonial convent church in the historical centre of Lima. In front of the church is a beautiful courtyard with exquisite tile-work. Inside the church are wooden carvings and old frescos. The...Read more

  8. #8 of 90 Outdoors Activities in Lima
    - Used in 815 itineraries
    Parque De La Reserva

    Tags: Park, Fountain

    Address: Petit Thouars Avenue | Corner of Jiron Madre de Dios, Lima, Peru

    Timings: 08:00 am - 10:30 pm Details

    This is a public park in downtown Lima. The Guinness record-holder fountain circuit is a part of this park. This circuit has more than 10 differently designed colourful fountains. The park is situated...Read more

  9. #9 of 90 Outdoors Activities in Lima
    - Used in 986 itineraries
    Cathedral Of Lima

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: Jiron Carabaya, Lima 15001, Peru

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This is a Roman Catholic Cathedral. It is situated right in the middle of the city, bordering the Mayor’s Plaza of Lima. The Church was one of the many structures that were damaged by an earthqu...Read more

  10. #10 of 90 Outdoors Activities in Lima
    - Used in 859 itineraries
    Miraflores Boardwalk

    Tags: Light House

    Address: Lima coastline, Lima, Peru

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is a pathway along the ocean. You can go for a stroll in the evening or a jog in the morning. The sound of the ocean water is suitable for some tranquil contemplation. You can seat yourself on on...Read more

  11. #11 of 90 Outdoors Activities in Lima
    - Used in 889 itineraries
    Monastery Of Santo Domingo

    Tags: Church, Garden, Historical Site, Monastery

    Address: Jiron Camana 170 - Cercado de Lima, Lima,Peru

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This is a historical church that stands hidden in the old parts of Lima. It is a good place to visit if you are tired of the downtown hustle. The atmosphere is serene and apt for some tranquil contemp...Read more

  12. #12 of 90 Outdoors Activities in Lima
    - Used in 634 itineraries
    El Parque Del Amor

    Tags: Park, Statue

    Address: Malecon de la Reserva | Miraflores, Lima 18, Peru

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Parque del Amor is a small public park. It has been built in the Milaflores district of Lima. It’s a lovers’ resort where couples from all walks of life spend their time lying on the lush ...Read more

  13. #13 of 90 Outdoors Activities in Lima
    - Used in 241 itineraries
    Pachacamac

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, River, Archaeological Site

    Address: Autopista Antigua Panamericana Sur km 31 |Close to Lurin, Lima 16, Peru

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The temple of Pachacamac is an archaeological ruin site 40 kilometres to the southeast of Lima. It’s situated in the valley of the Lurin River. Several temples and old buildings are spread out o...Read more

  14. #14 of 90 Outdoors Activities in Lima
    - Used in 543 itineraries
    San Isidro District

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Park

    Address: Av Paseo de Republica, Lima, Peru

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is an upscale district in Lima. Recently it has become the financial quarter of the town. Many businesses and banks have shifted their head offices from downtown Lima to here. The office blocks a...Read more

  15. #15 of 90 Outdoors Activities in Lima
    - Used in 691 itineraries
    Parque Kennedy

    Tags: Park

    Address: Enclosed by Av. Larco and Av. Diagonal, Milaflores Roundaabout, Lima

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is a park known for its large number of cats. Animal volunteers feed these animals, vaccinate them and take care of them. Cats of all sizes, shapes and colours can be found here. If you are a cat...Read more