FACTS AND FIGURES
The Argentine Republic is situated in the southern point of the American continent, and its name refers to its soil’s richness (from Latin, argentum, ‘silver’)
Argentina borders with Uruguay, Brazil, Paraguay, Bolivia, and Chile con with a borders’ perimeter of 9376 km. The Argentine Antarctica is comprised between meridians 25° and 74° west longitude, to the South of parallel 60° South.
Argentina is a multicultural country as the result of a varied geography and the mix of multiple ethnic identities giving rise to a large diversity of renowned artistic expressions worldwide: theater, cinema, music, dance, literature, and plastic arts.
Throughout the regions of the country, land products are combined with ancestral customs, traditional recipes, and experts’ creativity, and amateurs’ cooking and wines, giving rise to one of the best wide range of tastes and flavors around the world. The Argentine popular music comprises tango, folklore, and national rock.
Argentina, the perfect destination to experience the wonders of traveling.
Breathtaking contrasts, and diversity you immediately fall in love with are reflected throughout its six touristic regions:
Throughout Argentine regions, from the north to Patagonia, in Cuyo and in the Litoral, in Córdoba hills, and in the City of Buenos Aires (the capital city), UNESCO has distinguished 11 World Heritage Each of them holds their own mysticism and charm. Ischigualasto and Talampaya, Cave of the Hands of Alto Río Pinturas, Manzana and Jesuitic Estates, Guarani Jesuitic Missions, National Park Iguazú, National Park Los Glaciares, Valdés Peninsula, Qhapaq Ñan, Quebrada de Humahuaca, the tango and the characteristic ornamental lines of the city of Buenos Aires.
A world of experiences to discover, the chance to explore and meet with a wide range of places and destinations, to connect with friendly people, and astonishing environments. From north to south, enjoying the intensity and never-ending of loving landscapes making up the country.
A REINTEGRATING COUNTRY
The country has a wide experience in organizing fairs and exhibitions, and its cultural, scientific, and technological richness is well-known around the globe.
Argentina is ready and in outstanding conditions to be the first host of the region.
Becoming the venue of the Expo will give continuity to a series of big events the country is ready to host, among which the following are coming in the short term:
Youth Olympic Games
WTO Ministerial Conference 2017
WTTC Global Summit (World Travel and Tourism Council)
8th International Conference of the Spanish Language