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Recoleta Six-or-less-people Afternoon Walking Tour

With just you -or at most 5 other people- we will walk and discover the grandeur and sophistication of Recoleta--one of Argentina's capital city most renowned neighborhoods while exploring its unique, beautiful, famous cemetery full of remarkable sculptures and stories like the one of famous Evita Peron and many other.

per adult from

$67

AUD

Duration

2 hours 30 minutes

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  • What's included :
    • Professional English-speaking guide
    What's excluded :
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pickup and drop off
    • Meals
    • Entry/Admission - Monumento al General Carlos Maria de Alvear
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Gomero de la Recoleta, Barrio de Recoleta, Buenos Aires 1126 Argentina

    We will meet OUTSIDE the main corner door of famous La Biela Cafe, close to the red pay phones by the amazing giant gomero tree--which we will explain thoroughly. Look for your guide carrying a small "Walking Tours" sign.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Cemiterio de Recoleta, Junin 1760, Buenos Aires C1113 Argentina

    • Recoleta Cemetery Detailed Visit "in depth" (not literally!)
    • Evita Peron, her Memorial & her Story
    • Rufina Cambaceres' misfortune
    • Tiburcia Dominguez' miserly husband
    • Admiral Brown
    • The ultra-rich Leloir
    • General Guido, Liliana Crociatti and many more
    • Pilar Basilica Visit
    • 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 Chico Qt.
    • 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.
    *Full itinerary will be covered depending on time and circumstances at time of tour

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Eva Peron's Tomb, Junin 1790, Buenos Aires Argentina

    We will thoroughly explain her life, times and why she is buried here.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Basilica de Nuestra Senora Del Pilar, Junin 1998, Buenos Aires Argentina

    Who were the Recoletos and who built this beautiful colonial church for them? We will show and explain this church built almos 50 years before the American revolution.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Palais de Glace-Salas Nacionales de Cultura, Posadas 1725, Buenos Aires Argentina

    In this interesting "Ice Palace" building our famous Tango (world famous Argentinian dance) came of age. We will tell you how and explain all about Tango too!

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Monumento al General Carlos Maria de Alvear, Av del Libertador y Av Alvear, Buenos Aires Argentina

    We will explain the independce of our country, its neighbors and the key players including infamous General Alvear,

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Av. del Libertador 1473, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    We will show and explain this beautiful classic building and how and why it became a museum (and a classic building--which it was not). We will also mention its art works.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Monumento de Francia a la Argentina, Av del Libertadory Emplazado en Plaza Francia, Buenos Aires Argentina

    We will show, explain and decode for you this beautiful and meaningful monument sculpted by Emile Peynot and presented by France to Argentina for its centennial.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Floralis Generica, Av Pres Figueroa Alcorta, Buenos Aires 2301 Argentina

    A recent addition to the beauty of our city, we will show and explain who donated this magnificent giant flower and why.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Monumento a Eva Peron, Avenida del Libertador Entre Aguero y Austria, Buenos Aires Argentina

    This is the place where famous Evita actually died. Much to be explained here, including the "brutalist" style National Library Building behind the monument.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Barrio Palermo, Buenos Aires Argentina

    We will stroll along the rim of Palermo Chico, the poshest of all Palermos (there are several, close to each other) as we explain these differences and enjoy its european grandeur.

    Duration: 5 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    La Biela, Av. Pres. Manuel Quintana 596, C1129 CABA, Argentina
    Departure Time :
    1:00 PM
    Return Detail :
    Floralis Genérica, Av. Pres. Figueroa Alcorta, C1425 CABA, Argentina
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Children aged 8 years and under are free of charge when accompanied by an adult.
    • Note: tour operates rain or shine
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Coverage of full itinerary may depend on weather, city-dynamics (riots, strikes, repairs), timing and other circumstances at time of tour.
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
  • 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.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Buenos Aires Walking Tours

Activity ID: V-5030REC

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