Argentina Travel Guide

Don't leave home without brushing up on all the need-to-know essentials for your Argentina holiday planning. Make sure you cover all the top attractions and plan the best time to go according to the seasons. Without the right visa you won't be allowed in so find out how to obtain one before you travel. Have a read through our Top Travel Tips so you have a better idea of what to expect and check out our guide to the style of travel on our South America tours with info on accommodation and transport. Finally, if you fancy combining Argentina with neighbouring Chile or Brazil, see what multi-country touring combinations we offer.

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Best Places to Visit

Places on our must-see list of any visit to Argentina from cities to waterfalls

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Best Time to Visit

Time your perfect holiday according to the best weather conditions and festivals

Currency

Top Travel Tips

Money, shopping, internet access, food, health advice, tipping etiquette and more

Visas

Tourist Visas

Visa requirements for travel to Argentina and info on how to obtain a visa

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Multi-Country Tours

Combine Argentina with neighbouring Brazil, Chile and beyond with these tours

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About Overlanding

Find out what to expect on our overland tours of Argentina with this guide

Get to know Argentina

Recommended Reading

  • The Tango Singer
    by Tomas Eloy Martinez
  • Enduring Patagonia
    by Gregory Crouch
  • Ficciones
    by Jorge Luis Borges
Did you know...?

Facts about Argentina

  • Argentina has a national Friend Day on July 20th, when people have parties to celebrate their friendships.
  • Several gigantic dinosaurs found their home in Argentina, including the Giganotosaurus and the Argentinosaurus.
  • Although he is known around the world for his involvement in Cuba, Che Guevara is actually from Argentina.

Argentina Travel Advice

We keep informed of the latest travel advice to Argentina and follow advice as set out by the British Foreign Office. Safety of our travellers is paramount and we recommend that you check the latest travel updates from the relevant advisory body in your country.

Useful Online Resources:

The official Argentina Tourist Organisation site and the latest Argentina Weather Updates from the BBC.