Size: 2.7804 million km²
Capital: Buenos Aires
Population: 41,281,631 inhabitants (2012)

Travel advice
Status: Exercise Vigilance.
More information about this advice, visit National Government .

Best time
April, May, September, October and November are the best months to travel to northern and central Argentina. You avoid this the hottest period and mass tourism. January, February and December are the best months to travel to southern Argentina. In these months you avoid just the coldest months.

Spanish is the official language in Argentina. In addition, on a small scale Guarani and Quechua spoken.

Travel documents
You must have a valid passport.
A visa is not required if you are shorter than three months in Argentina.
You need to exit from Argentina to pay a departure tax of around 15 euros per person.

Embassies and consulates
Below is a list of relevant diplomatic representations with eg address and contact information.
Dutch Embassy in Argentina: .
Dutch Consulates in Argentina: .
Argentine Embassy in the Netherlands: .

Immunization (vaccination)
For a visit to Argentina, it is recommended that younget one or more vaccinations.

In the Argentine provinces of Misiones and Salta there is malaria.

Money and Money
In Argentina will be paid by the Argentine Peso (ARS).

Traffic and route

In Argentina you have to drive on the right side of the road.

In Argentina, you need an adapter

Tap water
It is not recommended to drink water from the tap.

News and newspapers
The latest news regarding Argentina can be found on Google news .
A summary of the newspapers from Argentina please visit Abyznewslinks .

Websites in Argentina end in names .ar.
Official website of Argentina: .

Photos and Videos
On Flickr you can find a nice collection of pictures of Argentina.
On Youtube you will find a nice collection of videos from Argentina.

An overview of all the holidays in Argentina please visit .

Protected areas and World Heritage
An overview of the protected natural areas (such as national parks, reserves and wildlife parks) in Argentina can be found on Protected Planet .
An overview of the World Heritage in Argentina can be found on the World Heritage List of UNESCO.

Source: Wikipedia, Wiki Voyage, Government, Embassy Countries, GGD, Google News, Abyznews, Yellow Pages, Flickr, Youtube,,, Protected Planet, World Heritage List.


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