National Parks in Argentina

Location of National Parks in Argentina

Southern Right Whale. National Monument

Fishing in Lanín National Park

Enjoying Tierra del Fuego National Park
Argentina offers a rich variety of outdoor activities and environments, from the subtropical rainforests in the north to the subarctic coast of Tierra del Fuego in the south Argentina maintains a number of national parks, natural reserves, national monuments and provincial parks.

The country has a long-standing and enlightened tradition of setting aside and protecting national and state parks. Patagonia, encompassing the steppes and mountains of the continent's south, is a vast natural wonderland but a visitor to many of the areas within the country is sure to find a regional national park.

Argentinean National Parks offers an impressive variety of eco-environments, topography, flora and fauna, archaeological and palaeontologic importance and climates.

Some of these parks are on UNESCO's World Heritage List for natural values.

Tourist visiting the national parks can enjoy fishing, trekking, rafting, horse-riding, mountain biking and photographic safaris and other recreational activities.

Parques Nacionales de Argentina:

1- Laguna de los Pozuelos Natural Monument ( Jujuy )

2- Baritú National Park ( Salta )

3- Calilegua National Park ( Jujuy )

4- Formosa Natural Reserve ( Formosa )

5- El Rey National Park ( Salta )

6- Los Cardones National Park ( Salta )

7- Copo National Park ( Santiago del Estero )

8- Río Pilcomayo National Park ( Formosa )

9- Iguazú National Park ( Misiones )

10- San Antonio Natural Strict Reserve ( Misiones )

11- Chaco National Park ( Chaco )

12- Colonia Benitez Educative Reserve ( Chaco )

13- Campo de los Alisos National Park ( Tucumán )

14- Mburucuyá National Park ( Corrientes )

15- San Guillermo National Park ( San Juan )

16- Talampaya National Park ( La Rioja )

17- Quebrada del Condorito National Park ( Córdoba )

18- El Leoncito National Park ( San Juan )

19-Sierra de las Quijadas National Park ( San Luis )

20-Pre-Delta National Park ( Entre Ríos )

21- El Palmar National Park ( Entre Ríos )

22- Otamendi Natural Reserve ( Buenos Aires )

23- Lihue Calel National Park ( La Pampa )

24- Laguna Blanca National Park ( Neuquén )

25- Lanín National Park ( Neuquén )

26- Los Arrayanes National Park ( Neuquén )

27- Nahuel Haupí National Park ( Neuquén y Río Negro )

28- Lago Puelo National Park ( Chubut )

29- Los Alerces National Park ( Chubut )

30- Petrified Forest National Monument ( Santa Cruz )

31- Perito Moreno National Park ( Santa Cruz )

32- Los Glaciares National Park ( Santa Cruz )

33- Tierra del Fuego National Park ( Tierra del Fuego )

Species that have been declared National Monuments:

Huemul, Southern Right Whale, Yaguarete and Taruca.

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