• Duration: 4 hours
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Description

In this tour you will learn about the life of two of the most influential people in the history of Argentina: Eva Duarte de Perón, the former first lady of the Republic and an advocate on behalf the labor and women rights; and Jorge Luis Borges, writer, essayist, poet and translator, and a key figure in Spanish-language literature. This guided small-group tour for up to 15 guests ensures personal service. 

This tour includes Recoleta Cemetery, where we’ll explore Argentina’s history and the people who changed it as we walk between the mausoleums of ancestors of powerful families, celebrities, and national heroes. 

The tour also includes hotel pickup, entrance tickets to museums, and transport between locations visited during the excursion.

Please note: This tour includes hotel pick up service from centrally located hotels in Buenos Aires. Simply select your hotel from the list under the availability section and our driver will be on his way!

Please note: If your hotel is outside the designated pick up area, we will set a meeting point for you.

Itinerary

Eva Duarte de Perón

After pickup from all hotels have finished, you will travel through the Avenida 9 de Julio and Recoleta neighborhoods and hear the story of Eva Peron´s life, in either an air-conditioned minivan or coach.

Recoleta Cemetery: Great personalities

After this introduction, arrive at the Recoleta cemetery and enjoy a 30-minute walking tour through the cemetery. The guided visit will lead us to the mausoleums of the main historic characters of the Argentine history such as Marcelo T. de Alvear, president from 1922 to 1928, and Raul Alfonsin, the first Argentine president democratically elected in 1983 following the military government. You will also see the mausoleum of Evita and her family.

Jorge Luis Borges

Next, you will discover the heart of Palermo that combines a bohemian atmosphere with the forefront of design and Palermo Hollywood that stands out for its film studios, television production companies and radios. In this neighborhood will be highlighted the life and work of the writer Jorge Luis Borges, where he spent his childhood and where wrote his most famous novels.

Evita Museum

The tour finishes with a 30-minute visit of the Evita Museum, at which you will be able to gain a deeper understanding of the life and work of one of the most important women in Argentina.

Around 6 pm you will be dropped off at a central point in Downtown Buenos Aires.

Pick up locations

What's included

Professional guide
Hotel pickup
Transport by air-conditioned minivan or coach

What's excluded

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel drop-off

Important information

  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • Food and drinks are not allowed inside the museums
  • A minimum of 2 Adults per booking is required
  • Not stroller accessible
  • Not suitable for pets
  • No public transportation nearby
  • Infants must not sit on laps
  • Infant seats unavailable
  • The pick up transfer is only from selected centrally located hotels. If your hotel is outside the geographic area, we will confirm you the closest meeting point. Indicate the name and address of your hotel. • Food and drinks are not aloud inside the museums 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)
  • The pick up transfer is only from selected centrally located hotels. If your hotel is outside the geographic area, we will confirm you the closest meeting point. Indicate the name and address of your hotel.

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
  • BUS OR MINIVAN TOUR
  • CITY TOURS

Guided Language

  • English
  • Español

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