When withdrawing money from an ATM, try to do it in authorized establishments. Verify that no one is watching your transaction in case you do it on public roads. Try to take money in single for tours such as the 2-day Colca Canyon, 2-day Inca Trail or the Sacred Valley of the Incas. You can make use of US dollars (USD) and Peruvian soles in most tourist establishments. Try to exchange coins in safe places. Carefully review the bills received.

When using your credit card, do not allow your card to be carried out of sight. Enter your secret password without anyone watching you.

Avoid going through dark streets or with little influx of people. Try not to carry valuables or carry them discreetly. If you have questions about places or areas in the city, do not hesitate to contact us via email. Respect the entry and exit times of the attractions. Try not to stray from the established routes and always have your official guide in sight.

Authorized taxis in have a cap. For added security, you can take ordered taxis from your hotel reception.

Make sure that the vehicles of your transport service have the corresponding authorizations in any of your tours.

Do not neglect your belongings when going through crowded places such as squares, markets, fairs, transport stations and others.

If you want to enjoy the nightlife of the city, we recommend doing it accompanied or with a group.

It is recommended that you have available the data of the companies whose services you contracted (name, address, telephone, contact person), including your tourism agency, hotels, guides, transportation and more. Do not contract services from agencies on public roads, due to its dubious reputation. Demand that they show you the authorization of the national authorities such as DIRCETUR, the Ministry of Culture and SERNANP. Always demand a valid proof of payment (sales receipt or invoice) for any service that you hire in tourism agencies, hotels and the like.

Enjoy the best destinations in Peru safely and comfortably with the options that ANDEAN HOLIDAY & EXPEDITIONS offers you.