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Private History of Tango Customizable Tour in Buenos Aires

Get to know one of the most important and seductive dances in Argentina, from its origins to today.

See and relive the lyrics of famous songs and visit the most famous tango areas in Buenos Aires.

per adult from




3 hours


Hotel pickup available


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  • What's included :
    • Professional Local Guide
    • Hotel Pick-Up and Drop-Off
    What's excluded :
    • Gratuities
    • Snacks - Food and Drink
    • Admission
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: El Museo Casa Carlos Gardel, Jean Juares 735, Buenos Aires Argentina

    The house inhabited by the tango singer, composer and film actor, Carlos Gardel, together with his mother, is now the headquarters of the Museo Casa Carlos Gardel. Its mission is to rescue, preserve, investigate and disseminate the heritage linked to Gardel, his time and the cultural industries in which he participated.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Cafe Tortoni, Avenida de Mayo, 825, Buenos Aires 1084 Argentina

    The Café Tortoni, a remarkable bar located in the Monserrat district, is the oldest in the city and is a real attraction for those who visit it. On its marble tables and walls is an important part of the history of Buenos Aires, as among its most prominent clients were the writers Jorge Luis Borges, Luigi Pirandello, Federico García Lorca and Julio Cortázar, as well as the musicians Arthur Rubinstein and the mythical Carlos Gardel. Its first owner was a French immigrant named Touan, who baptized it in honor of another famous Café Tortoni in Paris. Currently, in the subsoil of the Tortoni there are jazz and tango shows, next to the café there are the Academia Nacional del Tango and the Museo Mundial del Tango.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Los 36 Billares, Ciudad Autonoma de Buenos Aires Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires AR, Av. de Mayo 1271, C1085 ABC, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    The 36 Billares is a remarkable traditional bar and restaurant in Buenos Aires, known for its subsoil where billiard tables used to operate. It is located on Avenida de Mayo and offers tango musical shows.

    It was inaugurated in 1894, when the opening of Avenida de Mayo had just been completed. It occupies the ground floor and the basement of an apartment building that was built in 1914 with a French academic style.

    The name The 36 Billares alludes to the name of the manufacturer of billiard tables. Notable writers passed, such as Federico García Lorca, Abelardo Arias, and journalists such as Miguel Ángel Bavio Esquiú or Timo Zorraquín.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Las Violetas, Av. Rivadavia 3899, C1204 CABA, Argentina

    Las Violetas, inaugurated in 1884, was built by its original owners without sparing any effort or expense: fine boiserie, magnificent stained glass, Italian marbles and furniture brought from Paris. The Argentine poetess Alfonsina Storni was an assiduous client of Las Violetas. His salons were also known by Roberto Arlt and Irineo Leguisamo, the jockey who was sung by the legendary Carlos Gardel in a well-known tango.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Plaza Dorrego, 400 Huberto 1, Buenos Aires Argentina

    Plaza Dorrego is the name with which Plaza Coronel Manuel Dorrego is popularly known. It is located in the heart of the San Telmo neighborhood. It is delimited by the streets Humberto I ° and Defensa and by two cuts: A parallel to Humberto I ° called Bethlem, and another parallel to Defensa with the name of the bandoneonist and tango composer Anselmo Aieta. It constitutes one of the main pedestrian tourist spots in Buenos Aires. Around it, one can find cafes, bars and pubs with their tables on the square; and also houses of antiques and crafts. There are also musicians shows and street dancing, including Tango exhibitions.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Caminito, Valle Iberlucea del Dr. y Magallenes, Buenos Aires Argentina

    Caminito is an alley museum and a traditional passage, of great cultural and tourist value, located in the neighborhood of La Boca. The place acquired cultural significance because it inspired the music of the famous tango Caminito, 1926, composed by Juan de Dios Filiberto.

    Duration: 15 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pick-Up´at centrally located hotels and apartments in Buenos Aires (Palermo, Recoleta, Downtown, Puerto Madero, and San Telmo areas) or at the Port of Buenos Aires (Gate 12).Our tour guide will be meet you at the Hotel or apartment LobbyPorts
    • Terminal de Cruceros Quinquela Martín, Av. Ramón Castillo 13, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Departure Time :
    Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 6/19/2019 - 6/26/2022
    Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
    Return Detail :
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a kid-friendly tour
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
    • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
    • In addition to the security measures taken by the company we encourage passengers to take note of the symptoms caused by COVID-19 and to always be conscious of sanitization and prevention (please ask for further assistance).
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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Activity ID: V-11143P113

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