Travel Tips for Peru

Do not drink tap water. Only drink bottled or boiled water.

The taxis in Lima are not metered so be sure to agree on a price before getting in.

Violence against tourists is rare but theft is extremely common. Hold on tight to your things!

Avoid soccer stadiums before and after big games. Soccer fans can get very rowdy.

Peru’s currency is the Nuevo Sol. However, the American dollar is accepted on occasion.

Do not drink tap water. Only drink bottled or boiled water.