- Explore La Plata on a day trip from Buenos Aires
- Visit the Cathedral of La Plata, Natural Science Musuem, Teatro Argentino de La Plata and the astronomical observatory
- Learn about the history and culture of the city from your bilingual guide
- Complimentary hotel pickup and drop-off
Visit the Cathedral of La Plata, one of the largest churches in Argentina. Inspired by European cathedrals, the Cathedral of La Plata is located near the center of the city, making it one of the most prominent structures in the city. Continue exploring and make your way to the National University of La Plata, where you'll visit the Natural Science Museum. Home to over 2 million artifacts, your guide will show you around and teach you about some of the objects collected at the museum, including ancient dinosaur fossils from Patagonia.
Then, head to the astronomical observatory, where you’ll learn intriguing facts about the stars and galaxies. Next, visit the Teatro Argentino de La Plata, home to one of Argentina's leading opera houses. Tour the theater and take a behind-the-scenes look at where the performers prepare before going on stage. After a day of exploring, enjoy a relaxing drive back to your hotel in Buenos Aires.
Reviewed by Roz, November 2012
This was nice to get a look at life outside the city.
Reviewed by Erickson M, Philippines, January 2013
It's a good alternative if you'd like to visit places outside of Buenos Aires. I liked the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception as well as the Museum of Natural Sciences.