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Demonstration Alert: Potential Demonstrations and Transportation Disruptions
U.S. Embassy Lima, Peru – November 22, 2022
November 22, 2022


Lima and Cusco, Peru


Numerous upcoming demonstrations by members of the transportation and agrarian industries have been announced.

These demonstrations will likely affect access to sites such as Machu Picchu and traffic in Lima/Callao.

Train service between Cusco and Ollantaytambo is expected to be disrupted November 23, 2022.

A demonstration organized by members of the Ministry of Culture in Cusco is scheduled for November 28, 2022.

Actions to take:

  • Avoid crowds.
  • Avoid demonstrations.
  • Follow traffic police instructions.
  • Comply with instructions from the Peruvian National Police and local authorities.
  • Register in STEP (https://step.state.gov/) to receive alerts and messaging from the U.S. Embassy in Lima.

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