Dangers & Annoyances
There are scenic lookouts (Inca, Condor) on the hills above town, but as assaults and robberies have been reported (even by groups), it’s not recommended to visit them unless there is a drastic improvement in security.
Emergency & Important Numbers
Policía de Turismo There is a police officer on duty in the Terminal Terrestre – ask around if you need assistance.
Entry & Exit Formalities
Serpost Peru's national postal service.
iPerú Patient, English-speaking staff offer good advice here. An excellent first port of call on arrival in Puno. Other useful iPerú offices are at the Terminal Terrestre and Juliaca airport.