Are you travelling to Argentina?
Argentina is a large industrialized nation bordered by Chile, Bolivia, Paraguay, Uruguay and Brazil. It is the largest Spanish speaking country in the world. With a large variety of ecosystems, this country consists of continental, oceanic, and Antarctic regions and ranges from tropical to sub-polar climate. Argentina’s highest point is Mount Aconcagua at 6,959 m (22,831 ft) which is located in the Andes mountain range.
Capital City: Buenos Aires
Population: 41.5 million
Currency: Argentine Peso
- Business or Student visa is required. Canadians must have a passport.
Diseases to consider:
- Hepatitis A
- Hepatitis B
- Influenza, especially April to September
- Traveller’s Diarrhea
- Typhoid Fever
- Yellow Fever
Check Government of Canada advisories specific to Argentina here.