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 Exercise a 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 🌤️ ~20.62 °C 🌧 ~172.48 mm 👨👩👦👦 31M people
⚠️ Travel advice
Exercise a high degree of caution
Exercise a high degree of caution in Peru overall due to the high risk of violent crime. We haven't changed our level of advice: Exercise a high degree of caution in Peru overall. Higher levels apply in some parts of the country.
issued date: November 4, 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.