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Peru travel restrictions & quarantine rules

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The travel advice is Exercise a high degree of caution to Peru. Peru is Moderate restrictions for travel. Get travel ban, restrictions alerts and advice before travelling to Peru. Peru is part of South America with main city at Lima. Its Developing country with a population of 31M people. The main currency is Sol. The languages spoken are Spanish.
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🚨 Travel Advice for Peru

Moderate restrictions

for travel
International travel to Peru is permitted. It is necessary to comply with requirements to ensure entry is allowed.

Other restrictions

When departing Peru or traveling within Peru, travelers are required to present a valid international certificate for full vaccination against COVID-19, with the use of an approved vaccine to enter the airport. Those over 40 years old must show evidence of having received a booster dose.
Alternatively, travelers may present proof of a negative test result, taken within the previous 48 hours, on departure.

Vaccinations and vaccinated travel

Travelers who present a valid international certificate for full vaccination against COVID-19, with the use of an approved vaccine, are exempt from testing requirements. The final dose must have been administered at least 14 days before departure.

Test/medical certificate required

Proof of a negative PCR test taken within the previous 48 hours, must be provided on arrival.

Testing on arrival

All travelers are subject to randomized COVID-19 testing on arrival. If a positive result is received, travelers must follow the instructions of health officials.

Other medical measures

During the flight and throughout the airport in Peru, travelers must wear two face masks at all times. Travelers must wear a surgical mask and a cloth mask.
Additionally, all passengers are subject to health screening on arrival, such as temperature checks and visual assessment. Further health testing may be required for those displaying symptoms of COVID-19.

Additional documents required

An online 'health affidavit' must be completed before departure. - Health affidavit
For more details Foreign Travel Advice, United Kingdom

Government measures

Across Peru, a state of emergency continues to be in force. Proof of vaccination is required to access most indoor establishments. Residents must also provide proof of having received a booster dose. Information relating to the COVID-19 response in Peru can be found, in Spanish, at https://diariooficial.elperuano.pe/Normas/covid19

Use of masks

KN95 face masks are required in enclosed environments and on public transportation. Alternatively, travelers may wear a three-fold surgical mask with a fabric mask over it. More restrictive or relaxed guidance may be in effect depending on the region visited.

Public transport

Public transportation is operating with limits to capacity in place. Interprovincial trips are restricted to vaccinated passengers. Residents must also provide proof of having received a booster dose or a negative COVID-19 test result, taken within 48 hours of departure. Passengers may be required to show their identity document.

Restaurants

Restaurants are open with reduced capacity to allow for social distancing. Proof of vaccination is required for indoor dining.

Bars

Bars are open with reduced capacity to allow for social distancing. Proof of vaccination is required for indoor dining.

Nightclubs

Nightclubs remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Shops

Shops and services are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer and social distancing.

On return

Vaccination required

Travelers are required to present a valid international certificate for full vaccination against COVID-19 with the use of an approved vaccine.
Alternatively, travelers may provide documentation of having recovered from COVID-19 and having received at least one dose of an approved vaccine, at least 28 days after their first diagnosis of a COVID-19 infection and within 14 days before departure.
Those vaccinated outside Singapore will be granted temporary vaccinated status lasting about 30 days. Travelers staying in Singapore for more than 30 days must register their vaccination status in the 'Singapore National Immunization Registry'.
A list of authorized vaccines and further information can be found at https://safetravel.ica.gov.sg/arriving/general-travel/fully-vaccinated
Vaccine certificates, other than digitally verifiable certificates, must be in English or accompanied by an English translation.
Singapore citizens and permanent residents and those traveling for 'essential reasons' are exempt from the vaccination requirement.

Quarantine required

Non-vaccinated travelers are required to self-isolate for 7 days on arrival at their own residence or government-approved accommodation and can only get there by means of private transportation.
During isolation, randomized compliance checks will be conducted by local authorities. At the end of this period, a PCR test will be administered and if a negative result is received, travelers will leave isolation. The test costs $125 S.
A list of approved accommodations can be found at https://safetravel.ica.gov.sg/arriving/general-travel/non-fully-vaccinated

Test/medical certificate required

Non-vaccinated travelers must provide proof of a negative PCR or professionally administered rapid antigen test, taken within the previous 2 days, on departure.
Travelers may instead provide documentation of having recovered from COVID-19. This will require proof of a positive PCR or professionally administered rapid antigen test result, taken at least 14 days before departure and not more than 90 days.
Non-vaccinated Singapore citizens and permanent residents may opt to undergo a remotely supervised rapid antigen self-test, taken 2 days before departure. A list of authorized providers can be found at https://safetravel.ica.gov.sg/arriving/general-travel/fully-vaccinated

Travel restriction details for Peru

🚫 Destination No quarantine
πŸ›¬ Return Quarantine required
πŸ–οΈ Some Visitors
🍽️ Restaurants & bars Open with restrictions
πŸ›οΈ Open shopping
🚌 Operational with restrictions transport
πŸ“… events Partially Allowed

πŸ”’ Lockdown Details for Peru

The risk alert levels for the country are as follows, until September 19, 2021:
Moderate risk level (1am-4am curfew): All regions of Peru except the regions in high risk.
High risk level (11pm-4am cufew): Luya, Chachapoyas, Cangallo, La Mar, Paucar del Sara Sara, Azangaro and Carabaya.
The majority of attractions, including Machu Picchu and the Inca Trail, are open with a limited capacity according to the region they are located in.

πŸ›‘οΈ Travel safety for Peru

Exercise a high degree of caution

Peru has declared state of emergency following protests and unrest. Avoid demonstrations and events that draw large groups. We advise: Exercise a high degree of caution in Peru overall due to the high risk of violent crime. Higher levels apply in some areas.
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