Visas, Customs and Border Crossing
Do You Need a Tourist Visa for Peru?
Most travelers can enter Peru with a simple Tarjeta Andina de Migración, while others need to apply for a Peru tourist visa before traveling.
How to Fill Out the Tarjeta Andina
When you enter Peru, be it by air, land or water, you will need to fill out a form called the Tarjeta Andina de Migración.
How to Get a Replacement Tarjeta Andina
If your Tarjeta Andina is lost or damaged, you'll need to get a replacement. Find out how with our three simple steps.
Peru Tourist Visa Extensions (TAM)
If you want to extend your tourist visa, you can border hop and re-enter Peru. But be careful: it's not always as easy as it sounds...
The Peru Visa Overstay Fine
If you overstay your Peruvian tourist visa (TAM), you'll have to pay a one dollar per day fine when you exit the country.
Can I Work in Peru as a Tourist?
It's illegal to work in Peru on a tourist visa, but that doesn't stop some travelers from taking informal jobs...
Peru Border Crossing Basics
Learn the basics of border crossing in Peru with our guide to the necessary documents, border safety and transport options.
Peruvian Customs Regulations: The Basics
Learn about Peru's customs regulations and avoid paying duties on arrival.