Time difference with Switzerland
- 6 h / - 7 h during our summer time
Country code for calling Switzerland
002 41 (tralasciare lo zero della rete Svizzera)
220 volt / adapter recommended
Travel documents for Swiss citizens
Passport still valid 6 months or more after arrival, return or onward travel ticket and proof of sufficient funds for stays up to 3 months.
Travelers are advised to carry with them their passport or a photocopy thereof (must include page with visa).
The tourists cards given with the entry are essential to leave the country.
Swiss Embassy / Consulate
Lima, Avenida Salaverry 3240, San Isidro
Tel. +51 1 264 03 05
9.30 - 16.00/18.00 h (Mon - Fri)
9.30 - 12.00 h (Sat)
10.00 - 13.00 h and 16.00 - 20.00 h (daily)
Swiss driver's license accepted for car rentals.
International driver's licence recommended.
Minimum age for car rentals: 23 to 25 (varies by company).
CH sticker and breakdown triangle mandatory.
Blood alcohol limit: 0.5 ‰.
Do not drink tap water.
Mosquito protection advised.
Risk of malaria in certain areas.
Vaccination against yellow fever, diphtheria, tetanus, hepatitis A, polio and measles recommended.
This country is in an active earthquake zone.
Travelers who wish to travel to this country are advised to inquire about current traveler safety prior to departure.
Travelers should pay close attention to their personal security.
Do not carry valuables (watches, jewelry, expensive cameras, etc.) on you.
Avoid demonstrations and large crowds.
Avoid nighttime driving.
Special legal regulations
Very strict laws to fight illegal drugs.
For current travel informations visit also http://www.eda.admin.ch/