Holidays in Argentina

National flag of Argentina

National flag of ArgentinaArgentina is a country which is located in South America, officially named as the Argentine Republic. It shares its border with Chile in the west, Paraguay and Bolivia in the north, Brazil in the northeast, the Drake Passage in the south, and South Atlantic Ocean in the East. With an area of 0f over 2.78 million sq. A kilometer is the second largest in South America and the eight largest countries in the world. Also, known as the largest Spanish speaking nation. The most known cities of Argentina are Buenos Aires, Cordova, rosary beads, Mendoza, The Silver, Tucumán, and Salta.

List of National and Regional Public Holidays of Argentina in 2020

DAY DATE HOLIDAY
Wednesday Jan 01, 2020 New Year’s Day
Monday Feb 24, 2020 Carnival
Tuesday Feb 25, 2020 Carnival/Shrove Tuesday
Tuesday Mar 24, 2020 Memorial Day
Thursday Apr 02, 2020 Day of the Veterans
Friday Apr 10, 2020 Good Friday
Friday May 01, 2020 Labor Day / Worker’s Day
Monday May 25, 2020 National Day/May 1810 Revolution
Wednesday Jun 17, 2020 Martin Miguel de Guemes Day
Saturday Jun 20, 2020 General Manuel Belgrano Memorial Day
Thursday Jul 09, 2020 Independence day
Monday Aug 17, 2020 San Martin Day
Monday Oct 12, 2020 Day of respect for cultural diversity
Monday Nov 23, 2020 National Sovereignty Day
Tuesday Dec 08, 2020 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Friday Dec 25, 2020 Christmas


Capital of Argentina

The president capital Buenos Aires is located on the south-eastern shore of the shore of South America. With an estimated population of 13,588,171 individuals, it is the most populated city of Argentina.

President of Argentina

Mauricio Marci is the present president of Republic of Argentine and elected in 2015, on December-10. The president serves as head of state and head of government as well, According to the constitution; the President is also commander-in-chief of armed forces and chief executive of federal government.

Prime Minister of Argentina

Mr. Marcos Peña is the current Prime Minister of Argentina and elected in 2015, on December-10 by the president.

Population of Argentina

According to an estimate in 2017, the total population of Argentina is over 44.27 million. It ranked on 32nd position among the most populated countries in the world. Argentina’s population is 0.58% of the total population of the world.

Flag of Argentina

The national flag is consist of 3 horizontal bars of colour white in the center and blue on the outer sides along with the Sun of May in the center of the whitish part.

Currency of Argentina

The national currency of Argentina is peso. The official code is ARS, and the most commonly used symbol is $.

Religion of Argentina

Almost 76.5% of total Argentine’s population are Roman Catholic, while the remaining population belongs to Islam, Judaism, and Evangelical Protestantism.

Dialing code of Argentina

The international dialing code f Argentina is +54.

The crime rate in Argentina

Argentina has a crime index 62.67 and safety index 37.33 in the world.

Crime Rates Index Number Comments
Crime Level 73.50 High
Crime Increasing Rate in Past 3 Years 76.45 High
Thing stolen & Home Broken cases 56.43 Moderate
Being Mugged & Robbed cases 70.55 High
Car stolen cases 55.54 Moderate
Thing from car stolen cases 64.50 High
Being Attacked worries 55.19 Moderate
Being insulted worries 42.48 Moderate
Being attacked based on Religion & colour worries 17.56 Very Low
Using & Dealing in Drugs Cases 64.15 High
Property Crimes 70.20 High
Violent Crime such as Armed Robbery 71.37 High

Airport of Argentina

Being a South American country Argentina has numerous flight operations on a daily basis. Name of some of the busiest airports is Alto Río Senguer Airport, Ascochinga Airport, Azul Airport, Comandante Espora Airport, San Carlos de Bariloche Airport, and Benito Juárez Airport.

Top Destinations of Argentina

In the Americas, the Argentine is known as the land of man-made natural sceneries. It waterfall, the highest peak in the Americas, charming sceneries makes it a perfect place for tourists. Some best place to visit here is Volcan Lanin, Quebrada de Cafayate, Tigre Delta, Recoleta Cemetery, Talampaya National Park, and Iglesia San Francisco etc.

Area of Argentina

The total is of Argentine is over 2.78 million sq. Kilometer. It comes on 2nd number in South America and 8th in the world.

GDP of Argentina

In 2017, the estimated GDP of Argentina is 637.6 billion US dollars which is 1.03% f the total world economy.

Sports of Argentina

As a matter of fact, Association football is the most loved sport, while other sports which are also played here are Basketball, Field Hockey, Rugby, Boxing, Golf, and Tennis.