Banks at Mancora and beaches nearby:
Banco de la Nación (a branch in Mancora and another in Los Organos), Caja Piura and Caja Sullana (with Western Union money service) are banking institutions providing money exchange services (only American dollars and Peruvian soles, not from other currencies), and also money orders from in Peru. There are some BCP agents (Banco de Crédito) in Mancora and Los Organos.
More than 5 ATM machines in Mancora, they take Visa, Visa Electron, Cirrus, MasterCard, and Diners cards. There are two ATMs in Los Organos (GlobalNet and Banco de Credito) that accept most international credit cards.
- Private bank ATMs in Mancora:
- Cajero del Banco de Crédito (another one in Los Órganos)
- Cajero del Banco de La Nación
- Cajero del Banco Continental (BBVA)
- Cajero de Caja Piura
- Cajeros GlobalNet
- All ATMs are located in Mancora´s main avenue.
Credit card payments:
Credit card payments are only accepted in some shops, restaurants and lodgings. Most of them prefer payment in cash, better if in national currency.
There is a Western Union Agent to send and receive money in Mancora as well as in Los Organos.
We recommend you always carry with change (not big amount notes) since here it is sometimes very difficult that some places take you large (50 or 100 soles) notes.
Always check your notes and coins while buying items, they may be false.