trekmundo
+ Post a new listing+ Post a new listing

Buenos Aires Walking Tour, Argentina

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. This 2 mile (3.2km) morning walking tour of Buenos Aires is a pleasant way to experience the unique culture of Argentina, its history, customs, buildings and monuments. An educational and fun way to explore Argentina's capital city.

In this 2.5 hour walking tour, you'll discover just what makes Buenos Aires the famous, flamboyant "Paris of the South". This is a fun, entertaining walk rich in history, culture and architecture, where you'll find out everything that makes Buenos Aires so special: the influence of the Spanish, the Italian, the French and (unexpectedly) the British, who had enormous presence here. Along this walk you'll also learn about unique customs and peculiar value which puzzle most visitors.

The walking tour covers over 25 "must see" attractions for example:

Florida St. and Early History of BA; Paz Palace - French splendour: 120 rooms for a family of four San Martin's Monument - How Argentina was born; Kavanagh Building - and many more: architecture of BA; Holy Sacrament: a Private Cathedral worth a Vatican title; British Clock Tower Falklands War Memorial; Destroyed Embassy of Israel - Beautiful Bencich Building; Barrio Norte the Paris of the South...and lots of local stories, curious facts & peculiarities.

Meeting Point:

Tangol (Suc San Telmo - Defensa 831): 10:00 Hs

Tangol (Suc Retiro - Florida 971 Local 31): 10:30 Hs

The tour ends at: Cementerio de Recoleta (Recoleta Cemetery)

Obs: Lunch not included. There will be a 30 minute stop for lunch during the tour

Country: Argentina
Transfer: Not included
Food: Not included
Best Deal:
Yes
Airport: Buenos Aires
Registered Member of Tourism board of: Argentina
Testimonials (Website,TripAdvisor, etc.): No
Guide Languages:
English
German
French
Spanish
Experience Level: Easy
Tour operator name: Tangol
Min group size: 2
Max group size: 10
Duration: 5
Provided Accommodation: None
Included in service: n/a
Not included in Service: n/a
Equipment to bring: none
Recommended Season:
Spring
Summer
Autumn
Winter
Guaranteed departure dates: n/a
Remarks: Full itinerary will be covered depending on timing and circumstances at time of tour Meeting Point: TANGOL Office
Terms and Conditions: Tangol
Listing created Jun 15, 2015

Public discussion (0)

You must log in to send a new comment.