Welcome to Argentina
Spectacular from Top to Bottom!
Extraordinary Argentina with Kids!
Argentina is home to some of the worlds most spectacular scenery. From the famous Iguazu Falls in the north to Ushuaia, the stepping off point for those looking to travel to Antarctica. This South American country will leave visitors begging for more.
Argentina is also home to some incredible history, including ancient Incan ruins and Jesuit missions. Beyond that, Argentinian wildlife is diverse and beautiful. Especially in areas such as Argentinean Patagonia and the jungles of the north.
During our travels we took in incredible Patagonia kids tours and explored some of the best places to visit in Argentina such as the legendary Iguazu Falls, the Punta Tombo penguin sanctuary, the Jesuit missions near Paraguay, and we even spent a day with a local Guarani tribe. So if you are looking for the top places in Argentina for kids, we have you covered.
Explore the best of Argentina!
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Buenos Aires is an amazing city full of art and culture. Experience the birthplace of the Tango!
Getting a glimpse of Iguazu Falls is on almost everyone list of things to see in Argentina. Here is how we experienced it.
Who doesn’t love penguins?! Punta Tombo has one of the largest colonies in the world! And you can even visit Patagonia toddler-style!
What you need to know about travel in Argentina
- Argentinean currency is the Argentine Peso. The average value of the Argentine Peso is approximately $0.006 USD. You can check out the current value here.
- Argentina uses Type C (CEE 7/16 Europlug) and Type F (CEE 7/4 Schuko). Voltage is 220-240 volts AC @ 50 H.
- Cellular Phone Service
- Cell phone service is readily available throughout Argentina. Sim chips are cheap and can be added to unlocked phones.
- Roads, Driving and Public Transit
- Driving in urban Argentina is stressful. Traffic laws are followed loosely, lanes are pretty much only in place as a suggestion. If you decide to drive in Argentina, be very cautious.
- Roads in rural Argentina are much easier to manage than the densely populated cities. Although rural roads can offer their own difficulties such as rough dirt, potholes and loose gravel.
- Argentina with Kids
- Family travel to Argentina is incredible. From the amazing wildlife, to the beautiful cities, Argentina is a fun place for children. Restaurants often have children’s menu’s that offer more than just chicken nuggets and hamburgers.
All the best of Family Travel in Argentina
Sightseeing in San Ignacio in Misiones, Argentina After our two-day visit exploring both the Brazilian and Argentinian side of Iguazu Falls, we wanted to explore more of the sights and sounds of Northern Argentina. We booked a ride three hours […]
Puerto Madryn, Argentina is an incredible destination. This city, located in the Patagonia region of South America is a hot spot for nature lovers. Our visit to the region had us walking among millions of penguins in Punta Tombo. We […]
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This post may contain compensated links. For more information please read our disclaimer. Puerto Madryn Argentina is a port city in northern Patagonia. When most people think about an animal safari, they often think of South Africa, however Puerto Madryn and […]
Iguazu Falls are the largest waterfall system in the world. This stunning collection is made up of 275 separate waterfalls. These Iguazu waterfalls are set along 3 km of the picturesque Parana plateau which straddles the border between Brazil and […]
The province of Buenos Aires is large, covering over 500 sq km and over 12 million people fill its borders. But there is a place, just 27 km from Buenos Aires that will make you feel as though the bustling metro is […]
This post may contain compensated links. For more information please read our disclaimer. We only had 2 days to see the largest metropolis in Argentina, Buenos Aires. In planning our trip, we knew it would not be worthwhile visiting the entire […]