The Calbuco volcano in southern Chile erupted on 22 April. Some provinces in Argentina are affected by volcanic ash including Rio Negro, Neuquén and Chubut. Flights to and from Bariloche, San Martin de los Andes and Neuquén are affected. Check with your airline if you’re travelling to this area and monitor Aeropuertos Argentina 2000 for the latest information. Monitor local media reports and follow the advice of the 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 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.