Peru Travel Information

From: Peru Travel Guide

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Peru Travel Information
When travelling to Peru it is helpful to known the following:

Capital
Lima

Government
Democratic with universal suffrage

Language
Spanish, Aymara and Quechua

Religion
Roman Catholic

Electricity
Supply: 220 V 60 Hz ( Arequipa 50 Hz )
Plugs: Type A, B and C

Currency
Nuevo Sol (PEN) is divided into 100 centimos and is available in coin and note form. Coins are available in denominations of 1, 5, 10, 20 and 50 centimos and 1, 2 and 5 nuevos soles. Bank notes are available in 10, 20, 50 , 100 and 200 nuevos soles.

Travel Visa Information
A valid passport with at least 6 months left on your passport combined with an onward bound ticket. A visa is only required if you are travelling to Peru on business.

International Airport
Jorge Chavez International Airport, Lima, Peru

World Time Zone
Peru is GMT -5

Emergency Telephone Numbers

International Code
Peru is +51

Official Peru Travel and Tourism http://www.peru.info/

 


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