💧 Tap Water
Drinking tap water is generally safe in Argentina, but high mineral content may upset your stomach. So, the safest recommendation: drink bottled water.
Like most other countries, tipping is not obligatory but expected. You may leave a gratuity depending on the service you receive. Tipping 10% when you’re satisfied is more than enough. Don’t think you have to leave tipping for poor service!
Spanish is the official language in Argentina. However, due to a large number of international immigrants, German, English, French, Italian, and Arabic are also spoken. Italian with about 1.5 million speakers is the second on the list. Don’t expect fluent English speakers in Argentina as English is rated down the list.
Peso is the official currency in Argentina. You can easily change USD to pesos at exchange houses. You can also withdraw pesos at most ATMs around the city. However, there’re transaction and withdrawal limitations for cards per day.
Dressy shoes and nice pants are popular along with jeans and t-shirts. Women in Argentina enjoy very feminine clothing; they don’t like to wear sneakers even while they’re wearing jeans! Enjoy wearing summer dresses, but watch out: not to wear too short! Shorts are not much popular. Argentines still tend to wear classy even in hot summers.
Having difficulty finding an internet connection in Argentina is comic. Almost all hotels, restaurants, airports, and many public areas in Argentina have free Wi-Fi.
Plug types C, with two round pins, and type I, a triangular-three flat pin plug, are used in Argentina. Appliances operate on 220V. Heading to Argentina from the USA? Pack a plug adapter.
Argentina is of the safest countries to travel to in Latin America, but expect trivial crime. Don’t use expensive jewelry in populated places, and take care of your properties to stay safe!
⚠️ Believe it or not: showing up on time in Argentina is considered impolite. Try to arrive late, for instance, 20-40 min, is usual impressing your Argentine’s host.
Traveling with a small group of passengers, divides mutual costs such as tour guide cost, transportation, entry fees, etc. between few passengers and makes your tour more affordable. The members of small group tour could be your own family or friends, or other savvy travelers that you will meet and share a journey.
Your time is priceless and we don’t want you to spend your travel time on planning for your vacation day by day. Booking a multi-day tour to a specific destinations makes it easier for you to focus on what you love, instead of going through hundreds of different daily itineraries and plan for each day individually. Simply choose your tour based on the desired duration.
For many destinations, having a local tour guide is a necessity. A professional tour guide helps you to get the most of your travel experience, plan your tours, answers to your questions, teach you the basics of the language, and manage the timings for you and other travelers. All the tour guide fees are included in your tour package.
We carefully handpick all the tours to make sure we offer the most convenient ones that covers everything you need. This includes affordable hotels, local transports, meals, and entry ticket. We make sure to include all the main costs into our itineraries so that you pay for the whole package once, and enjoy your all inclusive tour.