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Corrientes Destination Guide

Explore Corrientes in Argentina.

Corrientes in the region of Corrientes with it's 339,067 inhabitants is a place in Argentina - some 494 mi (or 794 km) North of Buenos Aires, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Corrientes is now 02:09 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "America / Argentina / Cordoba" with an UTC offset of -3 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Riachuelo, Resistencia, Puerto Vilelas, Posadas, Paso Pesoa or Salto. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Corrientes and Banado Sur. We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Nieve en corrientes Nico Alba freeski

00:55 min ( May 11, 2010 by cowboybebop82)
Views: 214 - Rating: 5/5

Video Grabado por Marce desde el publico en el Desafio Corrientes, Gracias Marcela!

Rio Parana-Resistencia y Corrientes

03:40 min ( January 25, 2008 by Guillermo Barrero)
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Navegando por las costas de Chaco y Corrientes

Podria ser Peor | Total 104 1 Corrientes...

04:30 min ( February 13, 2009 by incorrientes)
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Invitados: Daniel Collinet y Paula Blanco (Reina de los Carnavales Correntinos 2009) - Podria ser Peor - Programa de radio emitido desde FM Total 104.1 de la Ciudad de Corrientes Argentina

Esteros del Ibera - Province of Corrient...

01:15 min ( December 10, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWa)
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Jóvenes Ganaderos | 3 Encuentro Internacional |

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Interesting facts about this location

Capital Department, Corrientes

Capital Department is a department of Corrientes Province in Argentina. The provincial subdivision has a population of about 329,000 inhabitants in an area of 522 km², and its capital city is Corrientes, which is located around 1,060 km from Capital Federal.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -27.48, -58.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Departments of Corrientes Province

General Belgrano Bridge

The General Manuel Belgrano Bridge is a road bridge that joins the Argentine cities of Corrientes and Resistencia over the course of the Paraná River (near the confluence with the Paraguay River). It was opened on May 10, 1973. The bridge joins Corrientes' Provincial Route 12 with Chaco's Provincial Routes 11 and 16. The main part of the bridge measures 1,700 meters in length and stands at 35 meters over the river, with cable-stayed section with spans 163.5 m + 245 m + 163.5 m .

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -27.48, -58.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Bridges completed in 1973, Bridges over the Paraná River, Buildings and structures in Chaco Province, Buildings and structures in Corrientes Province, Cable-stayed bridges in Argentina, Corrientes

Negro River (Chaco)

The Negro River or Black River in Chaco Province, Argentina. It crosses the Chaco National Park and flows southeast. Near its mouth it flows by the cities of Puerto Tirol, Resistencia, and Barranqueras, where it finally reaches Barranqueras River, arm of the Paraná River. The river has changed it flatlands course several times along the years, leaving wetlands, meanders and lagoons.

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Located at -27.48, -58.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Chaco Province, Rivers of Argentina, Tributaries of the Paraná River


Corrientes is the capital city of the province of Corrientes, Argentina, located on the eastern shore of the Paraná River, about 1,000 km from Buenos Aires and 300 km from Posadas, on National Route 12. It has a population of 328,689 according to the 2001 Census. It also opposites its twin city, Resistencia, Chaco.

More reading: Corrientes homepage
Located at -27.48, -58.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Capitals of Argentine provinces, Corrientes, Paraná River, Populated places established in 1588, Populated places in Corrientes Province

Battle of Riachuelo

The naval Battle of Riachuelo was a key point in the Paraguayan War. By late 1864, Paraguay had scored a series of victories in the war; on June 11, 1865, however, its naval defeat by Brazil began to turn the tide in favor of the allies.

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Located at -27.48, -58.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:1865 in Brazil, Battles of the Paraguayan War, Conflicts in 1865, Maritime incidents in Argentina, Naval battles involving Brazil, Naval battles involving Paraguay