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  • Location:Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Duration:2 hours 30 minutes (approx.)

Recoleta Afternoon Walking Tour

Of the many neighborhoods in Buenos Aires, only a few show the grandeur and sophistication of Argentina's capital city. Find out which areas are of international interest on this Recoleta Afternoon Walking Tour. The influences from the Spanish, British, Italian and French become tangible as you walk the culturally glowing streets of these neighborhoods.


  • Afternoon walking tour in Buenos Aires
  • See the Pilar Basilica and Palais de Glace
  • Escorted by a local, knowledgeable guide

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What You Can Expect

Recoleta Afternoon Walking Tour

Recoleta Afternoon Walking Tour

On this 2 mile (3.2km) walking tour you will visit:

  • Recoleta Cemetery Detailed Visit
  • Evita Peron, her Memorial & her Story
  • Rufina Cambaceres' misfortune
  • Tiburcia Dominguez' miserly husband
  • Admiral Brown, the Leloir
  • Pilar Basilica Visit
  • Recoleta Cultural Center & Old Monastery
  • Bourdelle's Monument to Alvear
  • Palais de Glace: where Tango become of age
  • History of Tango, Ports & Immigration
  • BA Design Center & Terraces
  • Giant Flower Close-up Visit (when available)
  • Palermo Qt. & the 2001 Economy Crash
  • National Library & Loma Mitre Qt.
  • Monument to France & Argentina
  • National Fine Arts Museum & Story
  • ...and lots of local stories, curious facts & peculiarities!

Listen as your knowledgeable guide informs you about the local history, architecture, traditions, habits and unique features you might never have discovered otherwise. This is a fun, easy going tour where you will be taken "off the beaten track". Your walking tour begins where the 'Best of Buenos Aires Walk' ends!

*Full itinerary will be covered depending on time and circumstances at time of tour

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

Our guide was fun, informative and entertaining. I would highly recommend this tour. Recoleta is a gem of history and architecture.

Enrique G
Puerto Rico

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

Very interesting place to visit. I recommend it.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

Really enjoyed the tour. The guide was very knowledgable and interesting. Met lovely people and would recommend the tour.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2015

Big thumb up! The guide was very knowledgable and a great story teller. He made this tour very interesting and half day went by very quickly. We've learned a lot!
Thank you!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2015

Exceptional guide, very knowledgeable, learned many interesting facts about Buenos Aires.

Yuriy U
United States of America

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2015

very interesting tour. The tour guide was great.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2014

This tour was great! "Small group' was really small: me and my husband. The tour guy Alex was the best guide we met in Rio: perfect English, deep knowledge in every aspect we asked about Rio or Brazil. Highly recommended.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2014

We had a great time on this walking tour. We very much enjoyed learning more about the Recoleta neighborhood and the interesting historical facts from our guide.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2014

Our guide's english was very good, and he was entertaining as well as informative.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2014

Well worth doing.

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