Peru travel guide



Peru is located in Latin America and the Caribbean part of South America. It's total area is 1.3M km² and 56.5% of it is forest area. As of 2021 it has a total population of 33M. 78.5% lives in cities whereas 21.5% lives in rural areas.

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💬 Languages

Spanish is the official language.

💵 Currencies

The official currency is Peruvian sol [1 USD = 3.844 PEN].

🏧 Cash / Credit card usage

As credit cards are not widely used in Peru, we suggest you to carry cash during your travels [2017: %11.57357022]. Approximately there are a total of 🏧 41K ATM's in Peru.

🧑‍🤝‍🧑 Tourism

In 2019, 5.3M tourists arrived to Peru. In 2019, tourism has contributed to Peru economy with a total of 4.8B $ income (%8.7).

📱 Bandwidth

Mobile internet & wifi is 🐌slow with 17.21 Mbps. Broadband is fast with 59.79 Mbps.

Mobile & Wifi (1.24 / 10)

Broadband (2.72 / 10)

☀️ Climate

Averag yearly temperature is ☀️ 20 °C and hot. Current 3 months (December, January and February) average is ☀️ 21 °C and hot. Current season (winter) is ☀️ 21 °C and hot.
Yearly average20 °C ☀️
3 month average21 °C ☀️
Spring average20 °C ☀️
Summer average19 °C ☀️
Fall average20 °C ☀️
Winter average21 °C ☀️
About seasons: Remember that seasons in Southern Hemisphere are opposite of the Northern one. This means that in Argentina and Australia, winter begins in June. Currently season averages are rendered according Northern Hemisphere.

📈 Economics

In 2021, gross national income (GNI) was 217B $ and with %6.4 increase GNI per capita was 6.5K $. In 2021, consumer inflation was calculated as %4.3.

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