Travel Budget for San Miguel de Tucuman

Provincia de Tucuman, Argentina

How much does it cost to travel to San Miguel de Tucuman?

How much money will you need for your trip to San Miguel de Tucuman? You should plan to spend around AR$7,752 ($81) per day on your vacation in San Miguel de Tucuman, which is the average daily price based on the expenses of other visitors. Past travelers have spent, on average, AR$2,772 ($29) on meals for one day and AR$2,126 ($22) on local transportation. Also, the average hotel price in San Miguel de Tucuman for a couple is AR$6,697 ($70). So, a trip to San Miguel de Tucuman for two people for one week costs on average AR$108,533 ($1,133). 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
    AR$7,752
  • One Week Per person
    AR$54,266
  • 2 Weeks Per person
    AR$108,533
  • One Month Per person
    AR$232,570
  • One Week For a couple
    AR$108,533
  • 2 Weeks For a couple
    AR$217,066
  • One Month For a couple
    AR$465,141
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A vacation to San Miguel de Tucuman for one week usually costs around AR$54,266 for one person. So, a trip to San Miguel de Tucuman for two people costs around AR$108,533 for one week. A trip for two weeks for two people costs AR$217,066 in San Miguel de Tucuman. If you're traveling as a family of three or four people, the price 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 San Miguel de Tucuman can often have a lower daily budget per person than one person traveling alone for one week.



How expensive is San Miguel de Tucuman? How much money do I need for San Miguel de Tucuman?

How much does a trip to San Miguel de Tucuman cost? Is San Miguel de Tucuman expensive? The average San Miguel de Tucuman trip cost is broken down by category here. All of these San Miguel de Tucuman prices are calculated from the budgets of real travelers.

Accommodation Budget in San Miguel de Tucuman
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The average price for one person for accommodation in San Miguel de Tucuman is AR$3,349. For two people sharing a typical double-occupancy hotel room, the average price for a hotel room in San Miguel de Tucuman is AR$6,697.


  • Accommodation1 Hotel or hostel for one person
    AR$3,349
  • Accommodation1 Typical double-occupancy room
    AR$6,697

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Vacation Rental Prices in San Miguel de Tucuman

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Food Budget in San Miguel de Tucuman
Average Daily Costs

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  • While meal prices in San Miguel de Tucuman can vary, the average cost of food in San Miguel de Tucuman is AR$2,772 per day. Based on the spending habits of previous travelers, when dining out an average meal in San Miguel de Tucuman should cost around AR$1,109 per person. Breakfast prices are usually a little cheaper than lunch or dinner. The price of food in sit-down restaurants in San Miguel de Tucuman is often higher than fast food prices or street food prices.


  • Food2 Meals for one day
    AR$2,772

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What did other people spend on Food in San Miguel de Tucuman?

Typical prices for Food in San Miguel de Tucuman are listed below. These actual costs are from real travelers and can give you an idea of the prices in San Miguel de Tucuman, but your costs will vary based on your travel style.


  • Sandwich
    AR$5.00


Transportation Budget in San Miguel de Tucuman
Average Daily Costs

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  • The cost of a taxi ride in San Miguel de Tucuman is significantly more than public transportation. On average, past travelers have spent AR$2,126 per person, per day, on local transportation in San Miguel de Tucuman.


  • Transportation1 Taxis, local buses, subway, etc.
    AR$2,126

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Flights to San Miguel de Tucuman
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Rental Cars in San Miguel de Tucuman
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What did other people spend on Transportation in San Miguel de Tucuman?

Typical prices for Transportation in San Miguel de Tucuman are listed below. These actual costs are from real travelers and can give you an idea of the prices in San Miguel de Tucuman, but your costs will vary based on your travel style.


  • Taxi Ride
    AR$9.00


Entertainment Budget in San Miguel de Tucuman
Average Daily Costs

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  • Entertainment and activities in San Miguel de Tucuman typically cost an average of AR$2,277 per person, per day. This includes fees paid for admission tickets to museums and attractions, day tours, and other sightseeing expenses.


  • Entertainment1 Entrance tickets, shows, etc.
    AR$2,277

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Alcohol Budget in San Miguel de Tucuman
Average Daily Costs

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  • The average person spends about AR$1,429 on alcoholic beverages in San Miguel de Tucuman per day. The more you spend on alcohol, the more fun you might be having despite your higher budget.


  • Alcohol2 Drinks for one day
    AR$1,429


Last Updated: Jun 9, 2021
San Miguel de Tucuman On a Budget
The capital of the Tucuman Province in Argentina, San Miguel de Tucuman is the largest city in the country's northwest. The city is probably most well known as the sight where the Declaration of Independence from Spain took place on July 9, 1816. The location of this event, a colonial-style house called "Casa Historica" or "Casita de Tucuman", remains an important landmark in the city.

The city sits in a transition zone between temperate climates to the south and subtropical climates to the north. The city's climate is officially classified as humid subtropical with dry winters and rainy summers. Winters have mild daytime temperatures and cooler nights with an average daily temperature of about 56 degrees Fahrenheit. July is the coldest month. Summers are hot and humid with average daily temperatures in the mid to high 70s Fahrenheit.
Sights
San Miguel de Tucuman is most noted as the place where the Declaration of Independence from Spain took place in 1816. Today there are a handful of sights around the city that acknowledge this significant moment in the country's past. Perhaps the most important is Independence House, which was the location of the Declaration of Independence in 1816. Today the only original part of the house remaining is the room where the congressmen gathered and the declaration took place. The rest of the house has been rebuilt using photographs from that time period. Other nearby sights of importance include the Government House, Plaza Independencia, the beautiful San Franciso Church, and 9 de Julio Park, one of the largest public parks in the country. At 9 de Julio Park you'll find the San Miguel Lake, the Flower Clock, and the colonial style Bishop Colombres' House, which now has a museum about the sugarcane industry. There are also some nearby restaurants and bars.
Neighborhoods
San Miguel de Tucuman has a main historic center and downtown area. These areas are where you will find the majority of the sights and activities of the city. The areas are quite compact and walkable, making them enjoyable places to explore on foot.

Most of the city's hostels and hotels are found in town. These are the most convenient options as they are accessible to most places. It's also possible to stay just outside of town on San Javier Hill, and enjoy a view of the city.

Activities
San Miguel de Tucuman is a cultural city. There are two large theaters, San Martin and Alberdi, as well as many other smaller, independent theaters around town. These theaters host a range of events including plays, concerts, operas, and the ballet. The Septiembre Musical is the most important cultural event of the year. This is a music festival that is held at Independence Square. The event includes both local and national musicians that range in style and genre.

Like most cities in Argentina, football is the favorite sport around town. The two main football clubs are Club Atletico San Martin de Tucuman and Club Atletico Tucuman. Basketball is also a popular sport in the area. The main basketball clubs are Juan Bautista Alberdi Club, Central Cordoba Club, Belgrano Club, Villa Lujan Club, and Tucuman BB Club. Rugby has also gained popularity in the city.
Food and Dining
There are some nice high end and mid level restaurants around town, but if you're traveling on a budget or looking for something authentic and interesting, find out where the locals eat. There is a wonderful indoor market at the corner of Muneca and Mendoza that sells great empanadas, tamales, fruit, and even pizza. Prices are quite cheap and the food is surprisingly good. Ask around and you'll find no shortage of local, hole in the wall food options that will give you a unique experience while saving you a few bucks.

Transportation
Most of the city's main attractions are in the historic and downtown areas. It is best to travel between sights by walking. Traffic can be very congested and most destinations are in close proximity of each other so taking a taxi is rarely worth the money. Buses are another option if you're planning on traveling a greater distance, but if you can walk, that is almost always your best choice.


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2 Categories averaged on a per-day basis.
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Cultural Events at San Miguel de Tucuman

By backpackguru in Entertainment
San Miguel de Tucuman is a wonderful cultural destination in Argentina in major part because of the National University of Tucuman. The city has two impressive theaters and a handful of other smaller, independent theaters. They are always events and shows going on the at these facilities almost anytime of the year. The biggest and most recognized cultural event during the year is the Septiembre Musical which is a music festival at Independence Square. The festival is large enough to bring out local as well as national artists and performers. There is a wide range of music types on display at the festival, anything ranging from traditional folk music to lively rock. It's a wonderful time to be in San Miguel de Tucuman, if you want to see what the city is all about and what it really has to offer.

Soccer and Rugby

By backpackguru in Entertainment
The two main sports in this city are soccer and rugby. It's worth checking out a game for at least one. The main soccer teams in town are Club Atlético San Martín de Tucumán and Club Atlético Tucumán and the two rugby teams are Tucumán Rugby Club and Universitario Tucumán. Try to score yourself some tickets and you won't regret it.

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