Cieneguilla is a district located in the province and department of Lima, in the Valle of Lurín.
It’s known for its picturesque landscapes and mild weather along the year(the average temperature is 18°C). This district is one of the favorite destinations for those who want to escape from the crowds and spend some days away from the city and enjoy nature. Keep reading to know more about this interesting place and find out what you can do on your visit.
Cieneguilla was created as a district on March 3, 1970. This district has a territorial extension of 240.33 km2, where there are populated centers such as Huaycán, Chacra Alta and Tambo Viejo among others.
By public transport: It’s easy to get there by public transportation, what you should do is take the minibuses that pass through Javier Prado avenue to Cieneguilla, the cost of passage is about 3 to 4 soles, the car will leave you in the same district.
By private car: To get there in your own car, you must go along Javier Prado avenue, until the intersection with La Molina Avenue, cross the district of La Molina and continue until you reach Cieneguilla.
Cieneguilla has an average annual climate of 18°C so anytime of the year is a good time to visit and escape from the cold weather in Lima, especially in winter. Many visitors interested in ecotourism get to Cieneguilla to enjoy the beautiful natural scenery and also camping.
The district has several country clubs or establishments that offer their facilities for accommodation. You’ll find camping areas where you can bring your tent and spend a nice weekend camping and making barbecue. For those who like to be more comfortable they also rent bungalows or cabins.
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There’s no doubt that if you want to recharge energy and disconnect in a place not so far from the city then Cieneguilla is the right place to go. Go ahead and visit this small corner of the Lima mountains where you’ll be able to enjoy its great weather and experience unforgettable adventures. You won’t regret it!.