- Departures: Daily.
- Schedule: 9:00 am to 13:00 pm / 14:00 pm to 18:00 pm
- Duration: 4 hours.
CITY TOUR (4 hs.) – shared service in Spanish / English / Portuguese
Buenos Aires is a cosmopolitan city that manifests at each step the influence of the numerous immigrant populations which helped form it. The tour starts at Plaza de Mayo, the historical, political and cultural center of the city. In its surrounding areas you can see Casa Rosada, t he Presidential Palace, the Cabildo, and the first city hall that dates back to 1754 and still maintains its colonial characteristics, and the Metropolitan Cathedral. From the Plaza, we continue the tour going down Avenida de Mayo, one of the most interesting urban developments of the city with its variety of architectural styles, wide avenues and spacious green areas which balance out the vertiginous rhythm of the city. The tour continues all the way to the neighborhood of San Telmo, one of the oldest in the city, settled at the end of the XIX century by aristocratic families. Going further south, arrive at the picturesque and colorful port neighborhood of La Boca, with its famous street “Caminito” whose the multicolor houses still being used at present.
Followed by this comes the modern neighborhood of Puerto Madero, with its old piers converted into offices, apartments, places for entertainment and elegant restaurants, and its views of Rio de la Plata, a residential neighborhood of Palermo with elegant mansions surrounded by spacious parks, finally arriving to Recoleta. Next to the cemetery is the church of Our Lady of Pilar, the former monastery which today is part of the Cultural Center of Recoleta, the commercial center, Buenos Aires Design, and the exposition center, Palais de Glace. There the tour ends; return to hotel.