Buenos Aires Sightseeing Tour

Kid Friendly in Argentina

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Discover Buenos Aires’ must-see sights on this 3-hour sightseeing coach tour. You’ll hit all the top attractions and neighborhoods, including Plaza de Mayo, Casa Rosada, Teatro Colón, Plaza de la República, San Telmo, La Boca, Palermo Woods and Recoleta. Make two stops to hop out and take photos, and enjoy interesting commentary from a knowledgeable guide.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Tangol, Buenos Aires, Capital Federal DistrictYou will meet your guide at your downtown located hotel or, if you are staying at outside the pick up area, at a centrally located meeting point. Pass By: Retiro, Buenos Aires, Capital Federal DistrictYour coach tour of Buenos Aires begins in the Retiro neighborhood. As you sit back and relax in your comfortable seat, you’ll make your way past the city’s top landmarks and through its most popular neighborhoods. Stop At: Plaza de Mayo, Buenos Aires, Capital Federal DistrictHead to Plaza de Mayo, the political hub of Buenos Aires and home to Casa Rosada, the official office of the Argentine president. Stop here to take photos of the palatial building, famous for its pink exterior, and then admire more sights in the area, including the Metropolitan Cathedral and the Cabildo (town hall). Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Casa Rosada, Buenos Aires, Capital Federal DistrictAdmire the president's office at Plaza de Mayo.Duration: 5 minutesStop At: Teatro Colon, Buenos Aires, Capital Federal DistrictNext, make your way to Teatro Colón, a beautiful opera house built between 1889 and 1908. Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Obelisco de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Capital Federal DistrictThe theater stands near Plaza de la República, a square on Avenida 9 de Julio where you can see the Obelisco de Buenos Aires (Obelisk of Buenos Aires), a 1936 monument to honor the foundation of the city. Duration: 20 minutesPass By: Avenida 9 De Julio, Buenos Aires, Capital Federal DistrictThe largest avenue of the world.Stop At: Puerto Madero, Buenos Aires, Capital Federal DistrictThen drive through the waterfront district of Puerto Madero on your way to the neighborhood of San Telmo.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: San Telmo, Buenos Aires, Capital Federal DistrictSan Telmo, one of the city’s oldest neighborhoods, known for its well-preserved colonial architecture. See its many attractions, including Dorrego Square, where you should keep your eyes open for spontaneous tango performances – San Telmo is the center of tango in Buenos Aires. If your tour occurs on a Sunday, you’ll visit San Telmo’s weekly antiques market. Duration: 30 minutesStop At: La Boca, Buenos Aires, Capital Federal DistrictContinue to La Boca, Buenos Aires’ most colorful neighborhood, where a European atmosphere has remained strong since the neighborhood was settled by Italian immigrants. Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Calle Museo Caminito, Buenos Aires, Capital Federal DistrictThe district is a major attraction for the brightly painted buildings on the Caminito, the neighborhood’s main (pedestrianized) drag where you’ll hop off the coach to go for a stroll and see local artists selling their work.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Palermo, Buenos Aires, Capital Federal DistrictBack on your coach, head to one of the city’s largest districts, Palermo, where you’ll drive through Palermo Woods. The city’s largest park, Palermo Woods is home to many attractions, including the Buenos Aires Zoo, Plaza Italia and Galileo Galilei Planetarium. Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Recoleta, Buenos Aires, Capital Federal DistrictFinally, arrive in Recoleta, one of the most exclusive neighborhoods in the city, with its renowned Recoleta Cemetery (where Eva Peron is interred), elegant shops and open-air cafes.Duration: 20 minutesPass By: Galerias Pacifico, Buenos Aires, Capital Federal DistrictYour tour ends at Galerias Pacifico, a shopping area, where you can continue your own exploration of Buenos Aires!

What’s included

  • Transport by coach
  • Professional English- and Spanish-speaking guide
  • Hotel pickup (selected hotels only)

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel drop-off

Highlights

  • Family friendly
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Comprehensive tour of the city
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