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Cordoba, Provincia de Cordoba, Argentina

How much does it cost to travel to Cordoba?

You should plan to spend around $8.74 (AR$7,251) per day on your vacation in Cordoba. This is the average daily price based on the expenses of other visitors.

Past travelers have spent, on average for one day:

  • $3.99 (AR$3,311) on meals
  • $2.16 (AR$1,795) on local transportation
  • $6.35 (AR$5,274) on hotels

A one week trip to Cordoba for two people costs, on average, $122 (AR$101,515). This includes accommodation, food, local transportation, and sightseeing.

All of these average travel prices have been collected from other travelers to help you plan your own travel budget.

In recent years, the Argentine Peso has been very unstable. Therefore, travel cost estimates can sometimes be inaccurate for this country.
  • Average Daily Cost Per person, per day
  • One Week Per person
  • 2 Weeks Per person
  • One Month Per person
  • One Week For a couple
  • 2 Weeks For a couple
  • One Month For a couple
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How much does a one week, two week, or one month trip to Cordoba cost?

A one week trip to Cordoba usually costs around $61 (AR$50,758) for one person and $122 (AR$101,515) for two people. This includes accommodation, food, local transportation, and sightseeing.

A two week trip to Cordoba on average costs around $122 (AR$101,515) for one person and $245 (AR$203,030) for two people. This cost includes accommodation, food, local transportation, and sightseeing.

Please note, prices can vary based on your travel style, speed, and other variables. If you're traveling as a family of three or four people, the price per person often goes down because kid's tickets are cheaper and hotel rooms can be shared. If you travel slower over a longer period of time then your daily budget will also go down. Two people traveling together for one month in Cordoba will often have a lower daily budget per person than one person traveling alone for one week.

A one month trip to Cordoba on average costs around $262 (AR$217,532) for one person and $524 (AR$435,065) for two people. The more places you visit, the higher the daily price will become due to increased transportation costs.

Independent Travel

Traveling Independently to Cordoba has many benefits including affordabilty, freedom, flexibility, and the opportunity to control your own experiences.

All of the travel costs below are based on the experiences of other independent travelers.

Is Cordoba expensive to visit?

Cordoba is a very affordable place to visit. Located in Argentina, which is a very affordable country, visitors will appreciate the lower prices of this destination. It is in the top 25% of cities in the country for its affordability. Budget travelers enjoy spending long periods of time exploring Cordoba in depth.

Within South America, Cordoba is a very affordable destination compared to other places. It is in the top 10% of cities in South America for its affordability. Very few cities in the region are as affordable as Cordoba.

For more details, and to find out if it's within your travel budget, see Is Cordoba Expensive?

How much money do I need for a trip to Cordoba?

The average Cordoba trip cost is broken down by category here for independent travelers. All of these Cordoba travel prices are calculated from the budgets of real travelers.

Category Cost
Accommodation 1 (Double Occupancy) AR$5,274 ($6)
Local Transportation 1 AR$1,795 ($2)
Food 2 AR$3,311 ($4)
Entertainment 1 AR$1,623 ($2)
Alcohol 2 AR$640 - 1,920 ($1 - 2)
Accommodation Budget in Cordoba
Average Daily Costs

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The average price paid for one person for accommodation in Cordoba is $3.18 (AR$2,637). For two people sharing a typical double-occupancy hotel room, the average price paid for a hotel room in Cordoba is $6.35 (AR$5,274). This cost is from the reported spending of actual travelers.

  • Accommodation1 Hotel or hostel for one person
  • Accommodation1 Typical double-occupancy room

Hotel Prices in Cordoba

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Actual Hotel Prices
The average hotel room price in Cordoba based on data provided by Kayak for actual hotel rooms is $63. (Prices in U.S. Dollars, before taxes & fees.)

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Transportation Budget in Cordoba
Average Daily Costs

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  • The cost of a taxi ride in Cordoba is significantly more than public transportation. On average, past travelers have spent $2.16 (AR$1,795) per person, per day, on local transportation in Cordoba.

  • Transportation1 Taxis, local buses, subway, etc.

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What did other people spend on Transportation in Cordoba?

Typical prices for Transportation in Cordoba are listed below. These actual costs are from real travelers and can give you an idea of the prices in Cordoba, but your costs will vary based on your travel style and the place where the purchase was made.

  • Taxi Ride

Food Budget in Cordoba
Average Daily Costs

Calculated from travelers like you

  • While meal prices in Cordoba can vary, the average cost of food in Cordoba is $3.99 (AR$3,311) per day. Based on the spending habits of previous travelers, when dining out an average meal in Cordoba should cost around $1.60 (AR$1,324) per person. Breakfast prices are usually a little cheaper than lunch or dinner. The price of food in sit-down restaurants in Cordoba is often higher than fast food prices or street food prices.

  • Food2 Meals for one day

What did other people spend on Food in Cordoba?

Typical prices for Food in Cordoba are listed below. These actual costs are from real travelers and can give you an idea of the prices in Cordoba, but your costs will vary based on your travel style and the place where the purchase was made.

  • Empanadas
  • Sandwich
  • Ice Cream

Entertainment Budget in Cordoba
Average Daily Costs

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  • Entertainment and activities in Cordoba typically cost an average of $1.96 (AR$1,623) per person, per day based on the spending of previous travelers. This includes fees paid for admission tickets to museums and attractions, day tours, and other sightseeing expenses.

  • Entertainment1 Entrance tickets, shows, etc.

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Alcohol Budget in Cordoba
Average Daily Costs

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  • The average person spends about $1.54 (AR$1,280) on alcoholic beverages in Cordoba per day. The more you spend on alcohol, the more fun you might be having despite your higher budget.

  • Alcohol2 Drinks for one day


Cordoba On a Budget
Cordoba Cordoba, Argentina
Cordoba is the capital of the Cordoba province and the second largest city in all of Argentina. The city is in a beautiful setting surrounded by valleys and hills. Within the city you will find many colonial buildings and beautiful architecture. Cordoba also has many universities and scientific institutes, giving it the nickname "La Docta." Because of the large number of students, Cordoba's population is young and active, which keeps the atmosphere light and fun.

Cordoba's climate is humid subtropical with four distinct seasons. Summers are from late November through early March and temperatures are usually in the 90s Fahrenheit, but can climb above 100 degrees Fahrenheit. Fall is from early March until early May and temperatures start to drop. The weather is drier and frosts can occur in May. Winter is from late May through early September. Highs are usually in the 60s Fahrenheit, but weather can be unpredictable. Spring is highly variable and windy, and droughts are common during this season. Spring is between September and early November.
Cordoba has a wide variety of sights throughout the city and is famous for its colonial style architecture. Many of these buildings were built by the Jesuits in the 17th and 18th centuries. The Manzana de los Jesuitas is a block of these buildings that runs between 27 de Abril, Obispo Trejo, Caseros and Av. Velez Sarsfield.

Cordoba also has many famous and beautiful churches. These include the Cathedral, Iglesia Sagrado Corazon, Iglesia de Santa Catalina de Siena, and Monasterio de Santa Teresa, Iglesia de San Francisco, Compania de Jesus, and Iglesia Maria Auxiliardora. Other architecturally impressive buildings in the city include Palacio Ferreyra, Palacio Municipal, Cabildo, Palacio de Justicia, Ex Rectorado de la Universidad Nacional de Cordoba, Colegio de Montserrat, and Banco de la Provincia de Cordoba. There are also countless museums throughout the city that focus on the arts, science, technology, and history. Parks around town include Parque Sarmiento, Parque Las Heras, Parque de la Vida, and Parque San Martin, among many others.
Cordoba is a large city with 1.3 million residents in the city proper. The city has a variety of neighborhoods each with their own character and personality. For the most active nightlife, head to the areas of Guemes and Alta Cordoba. The city center has a combination of historic architecture and modern buildings. For the most beautiful buildings, go to the areas around Plaza San Martin, the Nueva Cordoba district, and the area around the Canada. The Barrio Guemes is a particularly beautiful area that is protected by municipal law.

Cordoba is rich in culture and there are more than 50 theaters around town. There are also countless museums, cultural centers, and "arte bars" where you can see live music or art exhibits.

Sports are also active in Cordoba. There are plenty of locations where you can participate in sports such as soccer, basketball, hockey, or even mountain biking. There are also soccer teams, a basketball team, and several sporting venues where you can cheer on the local teams.

Every other year Cordoba plays host to the Festival de Teatro del Mercosur. This is Argentina's most important theater festival.
Food and Dining
There are some great restaurants in Cordoba, with no shortage of budget options that cater to the many students around town. Most of the city's restaurants can be found in the Cerro de las Rosas area, along Avenida Colan and also in Nueva Cordoba. Budget options include sandwiches, kebabs, pizza, and even hot dogs. You can find both traditional foods as well as international restaurants throughout the city. Chinese, German, Italian, and Asian restaurants are all available, among many other options. Fine dining restaurants also offer international flavors or even a modern twist on traditional Argentine cuisine.

The only form of public transportation in the city is bus, as the tram system was shut down in the 1960s. The buses are divided into different "corridors" which are named with colors. Bus rides cost approximately $2.00 and must be paid for with a specific bus token or bus card. Sometimes the driver will accept cash if you request. You can also easily catch a taxi to make your way around town. A fifteen block ride should cost you approximately $6.


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1 Categories averaged on a per-item basis.
2 Categories averaged on a per-day basis.
For example, the Food2 daily average is for all meals for an entire day, while Entertainment1 is for each individual purchase. Thus, the overall daily average cost is not a summation of the individual categories.