Open with restrictions

Peru Travel Restrictions

11.14% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 10.42% last week
Unvaccinated visitors from Canada need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter Peru.
For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Peru for the types of accepted and permitted COVID-19 vaccinations, requirements on proof of vaccination certificates, vaccination validity period, and persons and/or groups that may be exempt from vaccination restrictions.

Peru entry details and exceptions

Entry to Peru is not allowed until June 30, 2021 for non-resident foreigners from South Africa, Brazil, and India, or who have made a stopover in these places in the last 14 days.


Outgoing travel to PeruTraveling from Canada to Peru

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from Canada must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Peru.

Exceptions

Children under age 12 with a medical certificate of good health are exempted.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors from Canada will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Peru.

The isolation period can be shortened

Quarantine may be shortened provided that a negative result is presented on the sixth day of arrival in Peru.

Details and exceptions

Upon arrival in Peru, travelers will be evaluated again regardless of the presence of a molecular test. If signs of COVID-19 are manifested, they are required for isolation for 14 days. Quarantine may be shortened should a negative result is presented on the sixth day of arrival in the country. Otherwise, isolation must be completed in Pan American Village or in a facility coordinated by the health authority.

Documents
Health Declaration Form

72 hours before departure and present the completed form upon arrival.

Pre Registration Form

Download the app and complete the form within 48 hours before departure to Peru


Return travelReturning to Canada from Peru

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travelers returning from Peru must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to Canada.

Exceptions

Children under the age of 5 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test, other exemptions includes, a crew member or a person who seeks to enter Canada only to become such a crew member, emergency service providers, technical stops – flights refueling.

Travelers are required to take a COVID-19 test on arrival in Canada at their own expense. Travelers are also required to take another COVID-19 molecular test on day 8 of their 14-day quarantine. They will receive a COVID-19 test kit and instructions before leaving the airport/border. Those who refuse will receive a $750 fine.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from Peru will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Canada.

Details and exceptions

Travelers are subject to a 14-day mandatory quarantine, this includes a mandatory 3 night pre-paid booking at a government-authorized hotel, at their own expense (approximately 2,000 CAD) and take a COVID-19 molecular test on arrival at their own cost.

Towards the end the quarantine period, travelers will be required to take another COVID-19 test. they will be required to stay in their place of quarantine until they receive a negative test result.

Certain persons are exempt from the mandatory quarantine requirement when entering Canada for the purposes of performing an essential job or function as identified in the Order under the Quarantine Act. Exemption will be validated for each entry into Canada.


Other COVID-19 restrictions for Peru

Masks:Required in public spaces, enclosed environments and public transportation.
Restaurants:Open with restrictions
Bars:Closed

FAQs

  • Most visitors from Canada can enter Peru but you need to provide a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure and to isolate for 14 days

  • Travelers from from Canada are required to isolate for 14 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

  • Travelers coming from Canada will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure

  • Required in public spaces, enclosed environments and public transportation.

  • Open with restrictions