There’s been significant civil unrest in the department of Puno in recent months. We continue to advise reconsider your need to travel to the region of Puno. Take precautions to ensure your safety. Avoid areas affected by civil unrest. If protests develop where you are, leave if it’s safe to. Follow the advice of local authorities. Contact your airline or travel provider for updates.

We advise:

Exercise a high degree of caution in Peru overall due to the high risk of violent crime.

Higher levels apply in some areas.


We've reviewed our advice for Turkmenistan and continue to advise, reconsider your need to travel. Higher levels apply. You need a visa for Turkmenistan, even if you're only transiting. Get a visa before you arrive, and don't overstay your visa, as there are penalties...

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We've reviewed our travel advice for Angola and continue to advise exercise a high degree of caution. You don't need a visa to visit Angola as a tourist. For all other travel, apply for a visa online with Angola's Serviço de Migração (see 'Travel'). We advise:...

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We've reviewed our advice for Lesotho and continue to advise exercise a high degree of caution due to the threat of violent crime. Pay close attention to your personal security and the current health situation. Monitor the media and follow the advice of authorities...

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