Holidays in Peru

Essential information for Peru

Local time

Language

Spanish

Currency

Peruvian nuevo sol
Official currency of Peru

Do I need a VISA?

British nationals don’t need a visa to travel if the purpose of the visit is tourism.

Flight information

Lima
15hrs30
Indirect flight

Flight schedule

  • Fly from London Heathrow to Lima with KLM via Amsterdam or Air France via Paris

When to go

Peru’s climate has two main seasons – wet and dry – though the weather varies greatly depending on the geographical region. Temperature is mostly influenced by elevation: the higher you climb, the cooler it becomes.