Caral, Peru: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Caral, Peru? If you're planning to go to Caral, I've got some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Caral, Peru

Based on the climate and weather in Caral, the best time to go is April. See below for details.

Important essentials for Caral, Peru

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Caral, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection you can have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may wear away. An unreadable card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly product.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some rural areas may have unreliable tap water, so it's useful to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good choice.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Caral, Peru by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

January in this region dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains occasionally.

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February

February dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains occasionally.

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March

March dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains sometimes.

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April

Traveling to Caral in April, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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May

If you go to Caral in May, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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June

Traveling to Caral in June, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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July

If you are traveling to Caral in July, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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August

August in this region dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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September

September in this region dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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October

If you are traveling to Caral in October, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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November

November for Caral dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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December

December in Caral dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains occasionally.

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