Dangers & Annoyances

Police Stations

Policía de Turismo Useful for reporting problems.

Entry & Exit Formalities

Oficina de Migraciónes Near Paseo de Las Museos; handles visa issues.

Internet Access

Ciber C@fe Has a cozier feeling than most internet cafes.


There are several banks on cuadra 6 of Balta as well as a bevy of ATMs convenient to the bus stations inside Supermarcado Metro, across from the Emtrafesa station. Money changers outside the banks change cash quickly at good rates.

Banco Continental Bank with ATMs.

BCP Has a 24-hour Visa and MasterCard ATM.



Serpost West of Plaza Aguirre.

Tourist Information

iPerú The best spot for tourist info in town. There's an additional office at the airport and one at the Museo de Tumbas Reales in Lambayeque. If it's closed, hit up the tour agencies.

Dircetur Regional tourism information.