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Buenos Aires: Half-Day Sightseeing Tour

Product ID: 6407
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Enjoy a combined 4-hour coach and walking tour of the most characteristic neighborhoods of Buenos Aires and see historic sights, such as Plaza de Mayo, Recoleta, and the iconic Obelisk. Explore colorful La Boca, bohemian San Telmo, and more.
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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English

Pickup included

Pickup included from hotels located at San Nicolás, Puerto Madero, Retiro, Recoleta and Monserrat; please provide your hotel’s name and address. If you are staying outside the pickup route, such as Palermo, you will be provided the closest meeting point available.

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  • See Buenos Aires from many angles
  • Admire the towering obelisk, erected to celebrate Buenos Aires 400th birthday
  • Walk the upscale streets of Recoleta and Palermo
  • Drive down the wide Avenida 9 de Julio
  • Explore both the historical and modern side of Buenos Aires
  • Go to the colorful La Boca district and look for tango dancers on the streets of San Telmo
Full description
Buenos Aires should be enjoyed from different angles, and this half-day sightseeing tour is designed to do just that. The combined coach and walking tour encompasses the best sights the City of Tango has to offer.

Start with the city’s symbolic Obelisk, erected in 1936 to commemorate Buenos Aires 400th anniversary. See colonial Spanish squares, such as Plaza de Mayo, Plaza San Martín, and Plaza del Congreso, home to the large-domed Palacio del Congreso.

Travel down impressive Avenida Corrientes, leafy Avenida de Mayo, and the vast Avenida 9 de Julio. Explore commercial areas of Buenos Aires and discover Argentina’s favorite past-time at numerous soccer stadiums throughout the city.

You will go to colorful neighborhoods to give you a more local feel for the city. See the brightly-painted houses of La Boca, first settled by Italian immigrants, explore the home of tango in bohemian San Telmo, and see the city’s first barrio at Montserrat.

Discover a more sophisticated side to Buenos Aires in the upscale areas of Palermo and Recoleta, and get a feel for urban nature at leafy Lezama Park and landscaped Tres de Febrero Park.
  • Hotel pick up, except from Palermo district
  • Hotel drop-off, if option selected
  • Spanish or English-speaking guide
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities

From US$ 21.99 per person

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Product ID: 6407