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  • Duration: 6 hours
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Description

This is the most complete city tour of Buenos Aires and it will make you feel the essence of both historical and popular places and neighborhoods of the city. 

By using public transport (bus and subway), you'll be a part of this amazing metropolis, having a unique and real daily life experience. 

Explore downtown Buenos Aires also known as Microcentro, walk through San Telmo, then go to the famous Caminito street of La Boca and end the tour at Recoleta neighborhood.

Please note: This tour does not include hotel pick up and drop off service. This means that you will have to arrange your own transfers in order to reach the designated meeting point and start the tour. Meeting point: Defensa 831, 831 Defensa, C1066 Comuna 1, Argentina

Itinerary

San Telmo

Our walking tour starts at our office in San Telmo. We will take Defensa St. to the very heart of San Telmo. One of the oldest barrios in Buenos Aires, this lively area boasts a vibrant tango and artistic scene. The antiques markets, street lanterns (known locally as faroles), cobbled streets, old-fashioned buildings and original décor give the place its unique bohemian atmosphere. Sundays are the busiest days as the famous street market come to life in Plaza Dorrego.

La Boca & Caminito

Our tour then moves south to La Boca neighbourhood, home to the Boca Juniors stadium and the vibrant "Caminito" street. Get enchanted by the tango's dancing and singing and learn how tango, football and different immigration influences have made Buenos Aires one of the most irresistible cities in the world.

Puerto Madero

Coming back downtown Buenos Aires by bus, on board we will enjoy the views of Puerto Madero modern architecture, until we reach "Puente de la Mujer" (woman's bridge), famous for its shape that represents a couple dancing tango.

Plaza de Mayo

We will cross the bridge towards Plaza de Mayo, Buenos Aires main square and the political heartland of Argentina, visit the Metropolitan Cathedral and observe the Cabildo (the Colonial Town Hall) and Casa Rosada, the Pink Presidential Headquarters Office.

9 de Julio Avenue - Obelisco

Then, we will reach the Obelisco, a monument which is itself a symbol of Buenos Aires. We will be a part of this incredible city, getting a glimpse of what everyday life looks like for an Argentinian and making our way down the widest street in the world: the 9 de julio Av. Historical buildings, monuments and streets reveal the story and growth the city has experienced over the years.

Be a part of this amazing metropolis, going through the real experience of an Argentinian citizen's daily life and walk down the lively 9 de Julio Avenue, the widest avenue of the world. Historical buildings, monuments and streets will show the modifications that the city has undergone since its foundation such as Palacio de Tribunales. 

Recoleta

The bus takes you to the elegant Recoleta area, known for the impressive Recoleta Cemetery. You will find beautiful architecture, lots of museums, chic cafes and restaurants, exclusive streets and shopping centres.

The tour comes to a close at the Recoleta Cemetery. You have the option to enter the place and wander around the beautiful lanes to Evita Peron's resting place.  

* The order of the attractions to visit can be modified at the discretion of the guide 

What's included

Professional English- and Spanish-speaking guide
Transport by public bus and subway

What's excluded

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Recoleta cemetery entrance fee (Optional)

Important information

  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • Not subject to weather conditions. The tour does not canceled by rain.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not stroller accessible
  • Not suitable for pets
  • Infants must not sit on laps
  • Infant seats unavailable
  • Not recommended for people with back problems
  • We suggest you to confirm the booking details with us prior to travel, or upon arrival at your destination. Please note that departure times and locations may vary slightly. OFFICE NUMBER: (+54 11) 4363-6000 (Mon to Sat from 9 to 18 Hs and Sundays from 10 to 19 Hs) EMERGENCY MOBILE: (+54 911) 4991-4035 (After office hours)

Cancellation policy

  • Cancellation fee of 100% if cancelled 1 day or less before departure
  • Cancellation fee of 0% if cancelled 1000 days or less before departure

Categories

  • CULTURAL AND THEME TOURS
  • CITY TOURS
  • CITY TOURS
  • WALKING TOUR

Guided Language

  • English
  • Español

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