The Best Neighborhoods to Party in Lima

Lima is one of the safest cities in Latin America and it is for this precise reason that tourists don’t have anything to fear when it comes to partying and walking around late at night in the capital city. To make sure you make the best out of the limited time you have in Lima, you can choose to concentrate all your partying in these 3 localities:


Miraflores is very safe and welcoming for all kinds of vulnerable groups. It is known as the most important nightlife destination in all of Lima, alongside Barranco. The neighborhood has a number of backpacker bars and western-style pubs that welcome tourists. Beer is cheap too, and you can expect to shell out anywhere between $1 and $5 for a pint. The area is filled with young professionals and co-working spaces, which means, you will have ample networking opportunities as well. 


While Miraflores is the most important nightlife spot in Lima, it is slowly being taken over by Barranco. Barranco is an artsy and alternative neighborhood where everything is cheaper than in Miraflores. The clubs and bars rival those in Miraflores, and you will never be left looking for a place to grab a beer. In addition, Barranco also has a number of great restaurants and cafes where you can watch the world go by. Walking around the neighborhood is a joy too, and it is always safe in Barranco no matter what the tie of the day or night is.


Chacarilla is more geared towards the seasoned partygoer who wants large nightclubs to shake a leg. The most happening residents of Lima usually party at Chacarilla and on Saturday, the neighborhood overspills with revelers. It is one of the best places to experience what its like to party in Lima. Considering Lima is a city of 10 million people, you can expect Chacarilla’s clubs to overflow even on weekdays. 

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Jude C

I am a travel enthusiast who has closely worked with different communities. My interests range from alternative rock to English literature. I also happen to love cats a lot.

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