Coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel: The situation around the world is changing dramatically. Various governments have changed their travel warnings to restrict travel during this time. To understand how this may impact cover under your policy, please go to our FAQs and select your country of residence.
For the latest travel warnings and alerts around the world, read about lockdowns and border restrictions.
From 5 October, international flights are permitted to operate between Peru and other Latin American countries, including Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Panama, Uruguay and Mexico. Flights with other countries will resume at an unspecified later date.
To enter Peru, eligible passengers must do the following:
These travel alerts are general in nature. Contact your airline or travel provider for information on the availability of flights, and check with your airline on their requirements before boarding in case different measures apply.
A state of emergency was declared on 15 March, and remains in place until 31 October.
Machu Picchu will reopen from Sunday 1 November, with a limited 30% admission capacity of 675 people per day. Visitors will have their temperatures taken and will be required to wear masks and stand at least 6.5ft (2m) apart.
Before you buy a travel insurance policy, check your government travel warnings and health advice – there may be no travel insurance cover for locations with a government travel ban or health advice against travel.
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