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Dircetur Ica (DirecciĂłn Regional de Comercio Exterior y Turismo Ica) has pamphlets about the regiĂłn and friendly staff. Monday-Friday 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Ca. Grau 148. Tel: 227-287/238-710, E-mail:

PolicĂ­a Nacional: Av. J.J. ElĂ­as, block 5 s/n. Tel: 235-421/224-553.

Touring y AutomĂłvil Club del PerĂş: Camino a la Huacachina s/n. Tel: 235-061, E-mail:


Most banks in Ica are near the Plaza de Armas or on Calle Grau. Banking hours are typically Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. The main ones exchange American Express travelers checks and US cash dollars and have ATMs that accept Plus, Visa, MasterCard and Cirrus cards.

Banco de la NaciĂłn: Has a MoneyGram agent; exchanges US cash dollars; ATM takes only Visa and Plus cards. Grau 161

BBVA / Banco Continental: Libertad 141.

BCP: The ATM also accepts American Express cards. Corner of Grau and Lima (the ATM is on Grau).

Interbank: The ATM also takes American Express and Diners Club. Ca. Grau and Ayacucho.

Scotiabank: Has a Western Union agent. BolĂ­var 160, Plaza de Armas.

Street money changers in florescent green and blue vests hang out on BolĂ­var near Scotiabank, waiting to change your dollars. Take the usual precautions on safety and look out for fake bills.


Internet and phones: You won’t have to look very hard to find an Internet café or locutorio (phone center). Many Internet providers are open until about 10 p.m. on weeknights and closed Sundays.

Serpost Post Office: Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-8 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m.-7 p.m. San MartĂ­n 521.


Hospital Félix Torrealva Gutiérrez provides 24-hour attention. Av. Cuitervo, between Lima and Piura. Tel: 234-798/ 234-450.

ClĂ­nica Tataje Barriga has English-speaking personel. Av. Conde de Nieva 360. Tel: 234-515/232-042.

Pharmacies are most common on Calle Municipalidad, between the Plaza de Armas and Avenida Juan José Elías.

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