Frequently Asked Questions about Argentina & Chile trips

When you decide to plan a new trip, it is normal to have doubts and some questions that need may need a quick answer. 

We have written some FAQs according to our customers questions to help you have the info at one clic. 

We hope it helps, anyway, remember you can always contact us here.

Since November 1, 2021, Argentina reopens its borders to the international public without the need to carry out any type of quarantine. It will only be requested to present a vaccination certificate according to what is stated on the official migration page in Argentina View information.

In most places you visit in Argentina, you will be able to use your credit or debit card. In Argentina, the banking system does not reach all corners despite the fact that it is an obligation for each business. But if you visit a small town or a neighborhood store, they may be using a virtual wallet that has cards from some countries blocked. For this reason, our recommendation is that you always have a little money with you. In any case, you will always have an ATM available where you can get more if you need.

In recent years, some low-cost airlines have entered Argentina that have somewhat diversified the country's commercial air offer. These are Jet Smart, FlyBondi, and Sky. In any case, the greatest air coverage in Argentina will continue to be Aerolíneas Argentinas, which is the state flag line.

Argentina is a very extensive country, in which there are many types of climates and landscapes of diverse characteristics throughout its entire territory. No doubts, summer is the best time to travel, but depending on where you go, in some places in the north it can be quite hot. Traditionally, the most important travel season begins in October and lasts until the end of March, although in recent years, the trend has been extending this season to September and reaching until mid-May. Months in which the temperatures are quite pleasant from the center to the north and the cold is not extreme in the south. Now, you should also consider what kind of activities you would like to do, since if you plan to go trekking in the Andes Mountains, the snow can be a fact and affect your plans a bit during the winter. Do not hesitate to contact us to drop off doubts according to your plans.

Truly, there is no minimum time for a trip to Patagonia. The truth is that they will arise from your expectations, but with 2 days you can visit some of the main attractions in the region, such as the Perito Moreno Glacier. But if we wanted to think about minimum optimal times... a trip to Patagonia ideally should not less than a week so that you have enough time to enjoy El Calafate and El Chalten or Ushuaia, maybe cross to Torres del Paine in Chile and live a complete experience. Be sure to see our itineraries for Patagonia and choose the one you like the most. See more

Our group trips are confirmed with a minimum of 6 passengers and while the COVID-19 alert continues, they will not exceed 12 people, reaching a maximum of 16 when normality returns again. To join our trips, we will only ask you to pay a deposit of 10% and reserve your space. Once the group has been formed, we will notify you so that you can complete the payment of your trip. The total must be paid 30 days before the start of the itinerary. Upon arrival at your first hotel in Argentina, you will already make contact with your group and your group leader in a welcome cocktail.

To book your trip, you can pay on our website by credit card, or select the payment method by bank transfer and make the transfer free of charge to our account in Spain. In both cases, you will receive an email with the confirmation of the purchased trip, the invoice corresponding to your purchase and the confirmation of receipt of your payment. Also at that time, in order to confirm your trip, we will request personal information from the passengers and a scanned image or photo of the passport with which they will make the trip. For any questions related to this management, you can contact us to admin@argentinapura.com.

In Argentina, tips are not mandatory, nor is it a duty to do so, but it is well seen when you give them of your own free will. Normally in a restaurant, the average tip is around 10% of the consumption ticket and there are few places where it can be included in the total to be paid by card, so you will need some change. In our group trips, the tips for porters and waiters of the restaurants where we will go as a group, are already included in the cost of the trip.

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Destinations for your Argentina Vacations

Argentina is a country that offers a variety of experiences for the perfect vacation. From the vibrant and cosmopolitan city of Buenos Aires, to the natural beauty of Puerto Madryn, Ushuaia, El Calafate, El Chaltén and Iguazu, Argentina is a country rich in natural wonders and cultural heritage. For those seeking adventure, the rugged landscapes of Salta and Mendoza offer opportunities for outdoor activities, while the latter is also famous for its wine regions. Whether you’re looking to explore bustling cities, take in stunning landscapes, or sample world-class food and wine, Argentina is the perfect vacation destination.

Explore our destinations and find the best tours packages to enjoy your vacations in Argentina & Chile. If you need help deciding where to go on vacations in Argentina, don’t hesitate to contact a travel specialist now.

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