Peru is part of Americas with main city at
Lima. Its Developing country with a
population of 31M people. The main currency is Sol. The languages
spoken are Spanish. the Republic of Peru is the formal name of Peru It is adviced to High degree of caution Get useful information like travel advice, temperatures, rainfall, socket plugs,
languages spoken, SIM cards, ATM, currencies, road rules and emergency numbers.
👍 Developing 🌤️ ~20.36 °C 🌧 ~131.55 mm 👨👩👦👦 31M people
⚠️ Travel advice
fiber_manual_record High degree of caution
W've reviewed our travel advice for Peru. We haven’t changed the level – exercise a high degree of caution in Peru. Higher levels apply in some parts of the country. Reconsider your need to travel to Areas bordering Colombia and Ecuador in the regions of Loreto, Amazonas and Cajamarca.
issued date: September 13, 2019
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.