Frequently Asked Questions
What is the best time to go?
Mid-October thru mid-April are the best times to visit Patagonia.
Do I need a passport or visa?
If you are a U.S. or Canadian citizen you only need a valid passport. Citizens of other countries should check with the Chilean and Argentinian consulates.
Do I need shots?
No special precautions need to be taken when traveling to Argentina or Chile. It is recommended, however, that you drink only bottled water while traveling.
How about money?
Chile and Argentina each use their own pesos. Most ATM cards work in the machines found all over Chile and Argentina.