In order to increase the safety of tourists in Lima, the National Chamber of Tourism (Canatur) and its associated guilds met today with the authorities of the Tourism Police (Poltur) and the Tourist Protection Network, attached body to the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Tourism (Mincetur).
It is the specialized body of the National Police of Peru whose mission is the safety and protection of tourists and tourist orientation.
These police officers are usually located, at the national level, in the main commercial areas, hotels, archeological centers, museums, etc., which are frequently visited by tourists. Normally, in addition to Spanish, they speak the English language.
Tourist Police Offices