As of March 20, 2020 and by Decree 297/20, the entire country entered a period of social,

preventive and obligatory isolation.

What does this mean?

That you cannot leave your home except to provide yourself with essential items, such as food,

cleaning supplies and medicines.

If you do not comply with these rules, you are breaking the law.


If you have traveled to a country where the virus is spreading or have been in contact with

someone who tested positive, you must stay in isolation for 14 days.

If you have any of the symptoms, call free of charge at 107.


For more information, send an email to turismo@buenosaires.gob.ar

News: Buenos Aires present at the USTOA annual conference 2018
The city tourist board met with operators in the US to improve the planning of itineraries.

The Buenos Aires City Tourist Board's Department of Promotion took part in the 2018 annual conference of the United States Tour Operators Association (USTOA) at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge in Phoenix, USA. The event, which takes place in a different city each year, includes a space for networking and business meetings in which active members of the association meet with destinations and tourism service providers.

The USTOA was founded in 1972 by a small group of tour operators concerned with finding a voice that would protect the rights of travellers and the interests of tour operators. Today the association has more than 60 active members that together have a purchasing power of around 19 billion dollars in tourism packages - 26% more than in 2017 - and moves around 9 million travellers per year. Its more than 500 associate members include tourism destinations around the world as well as hotels, inbound operators, specialist press, airports, car hire companies and travel insurance companies.

The city tourist board held 25 meetings with member tour operators that offer trips to Latin America and presented Buenos Aires' attractions, activities and experiences, and the digital tools available for visitors.

Representing the city was Fernando Amer, operations manager for international markets.

(December 2018)