Argentina
Home > South America > Argentina > Mesopotamia and Northeast Argentina > The Gran Chaco > Formosa > Formosa Services
Page Rating
Content Quality:

Page Importance:
Author Pick:
Close Map

Book a Hotel or Hostel

Hotels Hostels & Budget
Country

City

Check in Date

Check out Date

Number of Rooms
Adults
Children



Top Argentina
Contributors

Formosa Services

Tourism

The Ministerio de Turismo provincial tourism office is helpful, though it doesn’t have concrete information on transportation, lodging prices and other services (daily 7:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m. JM Uriburu 820, Tel.: 42-5192 / 43-6120, E-mail: turismo@formosa.gov.ar, URL: www.formosa.gob.ar). It also has a branch at the bus terminal (Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m., 4:30-9 p.m.; weekends, holidays 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 5-9 p.m.). Other useful offices include the police (Saavedra 323, Tel.: 42-6189) and ACA (Aveinda Gutnisky 3025, Tel.: 45-0621). Consulates include Paraguay (Patiño 936, Tel.: 43-1923), Italy (Avenida Gutnisky 4555, Tel.: 45-4267) and Spain (Moreno 871, Tel.: 43-1039).

Money

Banking hours are Monday-Friday 7 a.m.-noon. All the following have ATMs:

  • Banco Formosa (Belgrano and Avenida 25 de Mayo; also at 25 de Mayo and San Martín)
  • Banco de la Nación (25 de Mayo and Mitre)—also Western Union agent
  • Banco de Galicia (25 de Mayo 160)—also exchanges U.S. dollars, euros
  • Banco Francés / BBVA (25 de Mayo, between Moreno and D. Funes)—also exchanges U.S. dollars
  • Banco Patagonia (25 de Mayo 44)—also exchanges U.S. dollars, euros

Keeping in Touch

The post office is on Formosa’s main street (Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m., 5-8 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m.-noon. Avenida 25 de Mayo and Avenida 9 de Julio). For phone or Internet services, head to Telecentro (Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m.-midnight, Saturday 8 a.m.-1 p.m., 5 p.m.-midnight, Sunday 5-noon. Avenida San Martín and Fontana) or Big Bang Telecentro (Monday- Friday 7:30 a.m.-10:30 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m.-10:30 p.m., Sunday 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., 6-10:30 p.m. 25 de Mayo 245). Both charge $0.80 per hour to go online. Neither has Skype.

Medical

The general hospital is Hospital Central (Fotheringham 550, Tel.: 42-6194) and the pediatric facility is Hospital de la Madre y el Niño (Ayacucho 1150, Tel.: 42-6097). Many pharmacies are along Avenida 25 de Mayo and follow the de turno system (taking turns staying open 24-hours). Farmacity is open 24-hours (25 de Mayo and Moreno).







 
Top Services in

Filter By:
Service Type


Please Wait...

Formosa Shopping

Casa de la Artesanía of the Instituto de Comunidades Aborígenas exhibits and sells high-quality works by Q’om, Wichí and Pilaga craftspeople...

Shopping
Formosa, Argentina

Lavandería Automática Lavanor Dos

Lavandería Automática Lavanor Dos has pick-up and delivery, and does same-day...

Laundry
Formosa, Argentina

Camera

Bezus Kodak Express has 100-400 ASA film, digital camera memory cards, accessories, cameras and film developing service (Monday-Friday 8...

Other Service
Formosa, Argentina
Mapa
View Formosa Map
+ VIVA on Google +




South America | Central America and Mexico | Antarctica |
Advertise | Anúnciese | Jobs | Alliances | Alianzas | Terms of Use | Contact Us | About Us | Blog | Administradores |
You must register as an owner for access to these listing tools and benefits.

Notification of new reviews: receive your latest reviews by e-mail

Customized request-a-review link: encourage guests to spread the word about your property

Our owners' newsletter: stay informed about our latest tools and benefits for you

User login

Enter your username and password here in order to log into the website:

Login
 

Create a new V!VA account

Forgot Password