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Identity Card:
  • Capital Buenos Aires

  • People 40,000,000

  • Constitution: Federal Republic

  • Language Spanish

  • Religion Catholicism

    Entry requirements:
    • Visa The French citizens do not need a visa for a tourist stay of less than three months, a valid passport is sufficient

      • Currency Argentine Peso (ARS)

      • Currency rates The exchange rate is around 1 euro = 6ARS .

      • Change : Never change money on the street, the risk of scam is too large .

      • Payment Cards : You can pay by international credit card in the department stores and major hotels, an ID is required .

      • Budget stay 1 Week 350-700 Euro

        • Restaurants
          Cheap : less than 10 € / person
          Average : 10-15 € / person
          Premium . more than 20 € / person.

          • accommodation
            Cheap : less than 20 € / night
            Average : 40-70 € / night
            Premium : more than 80 € / night


            How to get there?

            • By Air: For a flight from Paris to Buenos Aires-way count 450 euros for 10 flight hour, usually you will make a change in Madrid

            • By train: An international connection between Buenos Aires and Montevideo (Uruguay) .

              On site:

              • Car : The road network of rather poor quality and traffic is often chaotic, in short it is not very safe to drive in Argentina, take city transportation in common. Note: you do not need the international driving permit.

              • Bus The bus network is excellent, they are comfortable but not really against cheap. Because of the huge distances involved should not be pressed. The center of this network is Buenos Aires, buses leave from Retiro terminal and serve the whole country as well as neighboring countries.

              • train Only a few lines exist in the north and in the Pampas, between Buenos Aires, Tucuman, Cordoba, Rosario and Bahia balnca Mar del Plata. Tickets are very cheap.

              • plane As for domestic flights, three airlines share domestic routes: Aerol & iacute; neas Argentinas, LanChile and L & iacute; neas Aéreas del Estado. We recommend that you purchase tickets in advance from France to avoid paying additional taxes on your flights. Delays are common.

                • Vaccinations : DT-Polio, Hepatitis A and typhoid, hepatitis B (yellow fever when traveling in the north, the Iguazu Falls.). It is also necessary to take protective measures against malaria while visiting the Iguazu Falls; long clothing, mosquito repellant.

                • Tips Take out insurance before departure because medical care is very high in Argentina .

                  • Crime and theft: pickpocketing and attacks against tourists are quite common especially in Buenos Aires and Mendoza. It should be especially careful: take a taxi to get around at night, do not look like a tourist, do not resist if attacked, make photocopies of your travel tickets and your ID <. / span>

                    Please also going to the Iguazu Falls, it was reported many flights on tourists in the Brazilian falls.

                    • Climate : Temperate to Buenos Aires, tropical in the north mountain in the Andes, cold and dry in southern Patagonia. The seasons are reversed from the Northern Hemisphere.

                    • Average temperatures 30 & deg; C in summer and 15 & deg; C in winter in Buenos Aires .

                    • Best time to reach : Spring and autumn are the best seasons to visit Argentina, it is neither too hot nor too cold.

                      Daily life: