Peru is part of South America with main city at
Lima. It's usually 🌤️ 18.74 °C in Peru with a rainfall of 🌧 84.76 mm. Tipping is expected in Peru since staff depend on tips to supplement their often minimum wages. Internet speed in Peru is on average 4.5 Mbps. In Peru you drive on the right side. Its Developing country with a
population of 31M people. The main currency is Sol. The languages
spoken are Spanish. Automatic teller machines are common in Peru. Current travel safety advice is Do not travel. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
👍 Developing 🌤️ ~18.74 °C 🌧 ~84.76 mm 👨👩👦👦 31M people
🛡️ Travel safety
fiber_manual_record Do not travel
Peru is observing a state of emergency and curfews are in place. One person per household can go out to purchase necessities, or go to the bank. No one is allowed out of their houses or accommodation on Sundays. Exceptions are only made for medical emergencies. Movement restrictions may not apply if you have a travel permit (salvo-conducto) from the Peruvian authorities. If you're in Peru and want to return to Australia, and haven't yet contacted the Australian Embassy, register your details (see Travel). Indirect commercial flight options may become available (eg. via the USA). We advise: Do not travel to Peru.
issued date: May 26, 2020
Peru uses 220V, 60Hz with sockets and plugs Type A and Type C.
The languages that are typically spoken are Spanish
💱 Currencies Used
Peru uses the Peruvian sol (symbol: S/), code PEN.Banknotes come in denominations of 200, 100, 50, 20 and 10 soles. Sol is subdivided into 100 céntimos. Coins come in denominations of 5, 2 and 1 soles and 50, 20 and 10 céntimos.
Automatic teller machines are common in Peru. You can usually find them in both large & small cities.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Expected to tip Tipping is expected in Peru since staff depend on tips to supplement their often minimum wages.