Evita Peron Tour of Buenos Aires
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Spend the afternoon in Buenos Aires following the footsteps of Eva Peron, first lady of Argentina from 1946 until her death in 1952. You'll visit two museums that display Evita memorabilia, her residence and the famous mausoleum at Recoleta Cemetery. This Buenos Aires sightseeing tour is a must-do for anyone who wants to learn more about the politics, culture and history of Argentina. Plus - enjoy a visit to Buenos Aires' own Chinatown neighborhood!
Learn everything there is to know about Eva Peron, or "Evita" as the locals call her. The tour begins with a visit to the Recoleta neighborhood, where you'll learn about Evita's life. Then, you'll head over to the famous Recoleta Cemetery to visit Evita's mausoleum and final resting place.
Then, admire “Floralis Generica”, one of the most iconic sculptures in Buenos Aires before making your way to the Palermo parks. Enjoy the park scenery as you head to the Galileo Galilei Planetarium, before arriving to the hippodrome and the polo field. Next, enjoy a 20-minute walk around Buenos Aires' Chinatown neighborhood, where you'll discover a variety of restaurants and shops.
Your last stop on the tour is to a museum that highlights her experiences from early childhood in the town of Los Toldos to her rise to power in the late 1940s. The Evita Museum gives you insight to her life and boasts artifacts, a collection of luxurious garments and her books and films.
This guided sightseeing tour of Buenos Aires depicts the life and work of one of the most important women in the history of Argentina and is a must-do for anyone interested in the country's social and political background.
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Local guide
- Admission to museum
What isn't included
- Gratuities (optional)
- Audio guide in your own language at the museum (usd $7)