The Peruvian government has reopened its land borders to foreign nationals.

Key Points:

  • As of Feb. 13, individuals can travel to Peru across its land borders. To enter Peru, foreign nationals must:
    • Have proof that they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or have proof of a negative PCR test taken within 48 hours before departure.
    • Complete an online health form within 72 hours before arriving in Peru.

Additional Information: The Peruvian land borders have been closed to foreign nationals since May of 2020. Travelers under the age of 12 are exempt from the aforementioned entry requirements. More information regarding Peru’s entry and health requirements is available here.

BAL Analysis: Travelers are reminded that entry restrictions and health requirements can change with little or no notice. The response to the COVID-19 pandemic continues to develop, and BAL will provide additional updates as information becomes available.

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