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In this section you will find all the travel information you need to get to visit the largest food platform in Latin America
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Geographic Information

  • Geographic location: West-central zone of Peru on the shores of the Pacific Ocean.

  • Altitude: 154 m

  • Climate: Temperate climate, 71.6°F average annual temperature.

  • Time Zone: UTC / GMT -5 h

Getting there


BY AIR

The Jorge Chavez International Airport (IATA: LIM, ICAO: SPJC), one hour from Lima downtown, is Peru's main entrance where you can find flights to major cities and tourist destinations in this country.

For more info: https://www.lima-airport.com/eng

* For those registered international visitors who arrive in Jorge Chavez International Airport from 09/27 00:00 until 09/29 at noon, there will be free available shuttles from the airport to our official hotels accommodation and from there to the trade-show.

BY LAND
Getting to Lima and from Lima to international and domestic destinations is easy. In Peru, there are many available interprovincial transport companies, which offer transportation services.

The entry points by land are:

  • From Ecuador: Aguas Verdes (Tumbes) via the Panamericana Highway and La Tina (Piura) from the city of Loja (Ecuador).

  • From Bolivia: There are two crossings, Desaguadero and Kasani, for travelers coming from La Paz and Copacabana respectively.

  • From Chile: Paso the Santa Rosa (Santa Rosa Pass) (Tacna) via the Panamericana Highway

CREDENTIALS


Credentials will be sent via email we require that you print them out before coming. Visitors are kindly requested to bring an ID card (passport, alien card or other document) to be able to enter the show. If you wish to have a credential printed out at the fair you´ll be charged the amount of S/.15.00 soles.

ACCOMODIATIONS AND BUS SERVICES:


If you are staying in one of the official hotels reserved for the fair listed in the following table, you will have free shuttle (hotel - fair - hotel) for 3 days.
Our tolerance for waiting in the lobby of each hotel is set to 10 minutes, as well as the pick-up location to return from the fair. Agency staff will be identified with credentials given by the Expoalimentaria


Contact:

Olga Medina
Celular: (51) 997 563341
E-mail: gerencia@turibusperu.com

INFORMATION COUNTER AND FAIR SERVICES

For more information about the event or personal assistance, you can approach to the following booths:

  • VIP Buyers Lounge: you will find in this lounge the ideal place for holding strategic meetings, exclusive for buyers invited by Expoalimentaria Organizing Committee. Also you´ll be able to enjoy the comforts of WIFI connection and catering service. (Schedule reserved in advance). Located next to the taste hall.

  • Information modules: Located at the entrance of the fair.

  • Press Hall This will be a space designated for media and national and international press and diffusion of fairs. This is located in the entrance.

  • Media Center: a place where you can find the most recent journal editions of specialized magazines from different industries such as: agribusiness, fisheries, bio-trade, inputs, machinery & equipment’s, packing and services for food industry as well as, foreign trade. Furthermore, you will find “Peru Exporta Magazine” editions, one of the main media tool at Peruvian Export Association – ADEX. This will be located behind ADEX booth. Located in Zone A at the entrance of the fair.

  • Security and First Aid: located at Expoalimentaria left pavilion, Zone C. Here you can receive emergency medical care and ambulance service in case you need it.

USEFUL INFORMATION TO CONSIDER WHILE IN LIMA

  • Currency: Sol (S /.) Currency in banknotes of 10, 20, 50, 100 and 200 Soles; and coins of 1, 2 and 5 nuevos soles; as also as 5, 10, 20 and 50 cents of Soles.

  • Exchange Rate: S /. 3.36 per American dollar (September 2019).

  • Credit cards: Most international credit cards such as Visa, American Express, Mastercard and Diners are accepted.

  • Altitude: Lima is located at sea level.

  • Weather the summer in Lima is from December to April, and for the rest of the year the capital is covered by a layer of low clouds, with an average of (16° C) (95% humidity average)

  • Clothing: in Lima, at this time of year, we recommend wearing mid-season clothing and warm clothes for the evenings.

  • Opening hours: banks and their offices are available from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

  • Telephone: the code for international calls from Peru is 51. There are public telephones in Lima and provinces, this way you will be able to make national and international phone calls, either directly or through an operator. To make a phone call from Peru, dial line 000, country code, city code, finally the phone number. For domestic long distance phone calls, dial 109 and request an international phone call through the operator. Many places offer national service hotline, this way you only have to dial the city code and the phone number. For mobile phone calls to a landline phone, dial 01, then the phone number.

  • App: The application for Expoalimentaria 2019 is available for free in the App Store and Play Store


Basic services
  • Electric Energy and electricity: the electrical current is 220v / 60 c, dual output (flat and round) with no ground connection, except in Arequipa, which is 50 cycles. For using 110 volts devices, a transformer may be required. Most five star hotels have 110-volt outlets. American and most European flat connectors need adapters.

  • Tips: You may leave 10% .

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