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.
The entry to Peru of non-resident foreigners from South Africa, or who have made a stopover in the said country in the last 14 days, is suspended until September 19, 2021.
Unvaccinated visitors from the United Kingdom must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Peru.
Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to present a negative COVID-19 test.
Children under the age of 12 with a medical certificate of good health are exempt from presenting a negative PCR-RT test result.
Visitors from the United Kingdom are not required to quarantine after entering Peru.
Peruvians and resident foreigners of Peru from South Africa are required to quarantine for 14 days in their home, lodging or approved quarantine facility.
Travellers returning from Peru must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departure to the United Kingdom.
Travelers are required to present a negative COVID-19 test (a PCR test, a LAMP test or an antigen test, such as an LFD (lateral flow device) test) taken any time in the 3 days before the departure date. If a traveler is changing flight, the test should be taken in the 3 days of the final departure point to UK.
The test result must be in either English, French or Spanish. Translations will not be accepted.
Travelers could be fined £500 if they are unable to present a pre-departure test.
Travelers from the Common Travel Area (the UK, Ireland, Isle of Man, Jersey, Guernsey, Ascension, Falkland Islands and St Helena) and children who are 0-10 years old going to England (0-11 years old for children going to Wales, Scotland and NI) are exempt from the pre-departure testing requirement.
Visitors returning from Peru will need to quarantine for 10 days upon entering the United Kingdom.
All travelers including vaccinated individuals who are mandated to quarantine in a managed hotel must be administered with day 2 and day 8 test. They will be required to continue their quarantine period regardless of the result of their day 2 test. For travelers who have positive result, quarantine will start from the date after the result of their day 2 test and they no longer need to use the day 8 test.
For travelers who will have a positive result after using the day 8 test, they will need to quarantine further. They will have to finish the quarantine starting from the date after the result of their day 8 test.
Travelers who have both negative result for day 2 and day 8 test will be out of the 10-day quarantine from the day they arrived in the country.
Travelers going to Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland are advised to check further details regarding their quarantine.
Submit the form any time in the 48 hours before arriving in the UK. Show the form when checking in your plane, train or ferry to the UK.
All travelers arriving directly to Scotland are required to book their Managed Quarantine Package prior to travel.
Fully vaccinated visitors from the United Kingdom can enter Peru without restrictions. Unvaccinated visitors from the United Kingdom can enter Peru with a negative COVID-19 test result.
Fully vaccinated visitors from the United Kingdom can enter Peru without restrictions.
Unvaccinated visitors from the United Kingdom can enter Peru with a negative COVID-19 test result.
Fully vaccinated travelers coming from the United Kingdom are not required to provide a negative COVID-19 test result. Unvaccinated travellers coming from the United Kingdom will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure.
Travellers from the United Kingdom are not required to quarantine.
Mask usage in Peru is required in public spaces, enclosed environments and public transportation.
Restaurants in Peru are open. Bars in Peru are open.
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