Summary

A number of trade unions in Argentina have indicated they will strike on Tuesday 31 March. Strikes are expected to affect some public transport and public services. Some roads may be blocked. National and international flights are likely to be affected. Check with your airline if you have flights booked for 31 March. Stay away from large gatherings, monitor local media and follow the guidance of local authorities.

Most visits to Argentina are trouble-free, but you should keep a close eye on your personal belongings in public places. See Crime

There are forest fires in Cholila (Chubut province). If you’re in the area, monitor local media and follow the advice of the local authorities.

There have been occasional Falklands-related protests against British interests in Argentina. You should avoid all protests and demonstrations. See Political situation

Yellow fever vaccination is recommended for travel to some parts of the country. See Health

There is an underlying threat from terrorism. See Terrorism

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.