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  • Buenos Aires: Tango Carlos Gardel Show with Optional Dinner

    1. Buenos Aires: Tango Carlos Gardel Show with Optional Dinner

    Discover the General Guemes Gallery, which has housed an underground theater and party room/tea house since its opening, as well as a famous confectionary on the 14th floor. Founded in homage to the tango icon, Carlos Gradel, the show covers all the main stories of tango and also pays tribute to Zorzal Criollo with his best songs. Learn the basics of tango in a 30-minute class before the performance. Then enjoy an artistic display of the highest calibre, featuring internationally renowned dancers and the best musicians of the genre. Among the five dancing couples, you will find three World Champion Tango Stage duos. Directed by the creator of some of the best tango works of the last 25 years, Dolores De Amo, this authentic show is sure to be a highlight of your trip to Buenos Aires. Upgrade your experience with dinner and drinks options available in addition to the show.

    This was a wonderful Tango program. The food was very good and service excellent.

  • Buenos Aires: Piazzolla Tango Show with Optional Dinner

    2. Buenos Aires: Piazzolla Tango Show with Optional Dinner

    Enjoy a night of live tango and dance performances in the historic Galería Güemes, a classic 1915 theater in the heart of Buenos Aires. The show pays tribute to Astor Piazzolla, one of the most important tango composers in Argentina. Astor was revolutionary, bringing a new face to traditional tango.   The show is conducted by the Piazzolla Tango sextet, and great Argentinean voices will perform Las Cuatro Estaciones del Tango (Four Season of Tango). The music is based on traditional songs by Astor Piazzolla and other great Argentinian composers. Before the performance starts, join the free tango class from 8:00 PM to 8:30 PM. Due to ongoing COVID-19 virus preventative measures, the tango class is not part of this activity until further notice. Select the drinks package to enjoy 2 drinks along with the show tickets. Or choose the dinner option, and savor a delicious 3-course meal with dr...

    Show was amazing and worth seeing. If you haven't experienced tango before. It would be the good start warching it. Ambience was cool. Highly recommend.

  • Café de Los Angelitos Tango Show with Optional Dinner

    3. Café de Los Angelitos Tango Show with Optional Dinner

    The 1890s Café de los Angelitos was once a place where poets, musicians, and even criminals united. One of the favorites places of famous singer Carlos Gardel, the cafe is now an elegant hangout for coffee or tea. By night, Los Angelitos puts on one of the best tango shows in Buenos Aires. The show is performed with over 21 artists on the stage, and you will be amazed by their bright art of tango. Enjoy this unforgettable evening of fantastic music and dance. In addition to the incredible tango show, enjoy two complimentary empanadas and one glass of wine or soft drink. For the full flavor, opt for a 3-course dinner with a fine selection of international cuisine, which is a spectacle in and of itself.

  • Buenos Aires: Rojo Tango Show with Optional Dinner

    4. Buenos Aires: Rojo Tango Show with Optional Dinner

    Tango will always be one of the main Argentinian forms of art and the Rojo Tango show gives you the most exclusive tango experience in Buenos Aires. These dancers, singers, and musicians are praised as some of the best in the country. Inside the five-star Faena Hotel, refurbished and decorated by designer Philippe Starck, Rojo Tango is all about luxury.   The Rojo Tango Quintet Orchestra sets the tone for the effervescent and impeccable performance of the dancers, inside a cozy and exclusive spot that pays tribute to old French cabarets of the last century. With a maximum capacity of 100 people, you will travel back in time as you watch the dancers and become entranced in the music. Choose the 3-course dinner menu and try traditional Argentine cuisine, a fine selection of local wines, and cocktails and make this evening an even more incredible experience.

    The Tango ROJO show was terrific and it was particularly special to go to the Hotel Faena. We were so grateful for the private driver provided. A seamless evening.

  • Buenos Aires: Tango and Folklore Show with Dinner

    5. Buenos Aires: Tango and Folklore Show with Dinner

    Experience Argentian tango with a delicious dinner in the heart of Buenos Aires' San Telmo. Be stunned by the restored architecture of the building and feel the ideal ambience for a traditional tango and folklore show.  Watch the great orchestra of Juan D´Arienzo and a quintet. Listen to two tango singers as you watch six dancing couples accompany the music. Enjoy the sounds of Altiplano music and watch a folklore ballet with a show of whirling boleadoras.   During this show be entertained by 30 artists and select from a menu of traditional and international dishes, and exquisite Argentine wines. Options which include dinner offer a main dish and dessert with beverages.

  • Tango Night with the Locals

    6. Tango Night with the Locals

    Milongas are local neighborhood clubs, open 365 days a year, where the Porteños (Buenos Aires locals) gather together to dance tango. Each milonga has its own characteristics which makes it unique. From the more traditional, with strict rules and codes, to the more relaxed or “underground” clubs that bring together people of all ages. Experience a night of real tango with local people. Your guide will pick you up at your hotel to go to a milonga, where you'll join a shared dancing lesson with an expert to learn the basics of tango. The guide will also explain the history, codes and characteristics of tango so that you can better understand its dynamics and interact with the locals. After that you'll be able to practice what you learned, mixed with the Porteños, and then a typical tango orchestra will perform live. You'll enjoy the vibe of the music while you dance, or simply watch the ...

    It has long been a dream of mine to dance tango in Buenos Aires and I achieved it if only briefly on this trip. We had an hour’s lesson in a dance studio and then on to a milonga. This really was a tango night with the locals - the only tourists were those in our group - and we loved it. Our guide was excellent - as well as dancing we chatted all evening about Argentina and as well as being a great dance teacher she was informative and fun. Highly recommended

  • Buenos Aires: Half-Day Milonga & Tango Night Tour

    7. Buenos Aires: Half-Day Milonga & Tango Night Tour

    The night will begin with a pick-up of all the passengers from their hotels at around 20:30. Accompanied by an expert guide, you will go to the neighborhood of San Telmo, the birthplace of the tango in Argentina to visit a traditional milonga. Once there, take a group lesson to learn the basic steps of Tango, and at the same time, meet new people and groove on the atmosphere of the place. Once everyone has practised their dance steps, the real milonga will begin at around 10:30. During the dance, your expert tango guide will tell you interesting facts about history and the secret codes so that you can understand what you are seeing and learning what Tango is all about. At 23:00, a typical orchestra will play live, opening the way to all the dancers, experienced or not, who want to show their skills on stage. Once the orchestra is over, you can enjoy a bit more time there until you are ...

  • Buenos Aires: Private Tango Lesson

    8. Buenos Aires: Private Tango Lesson

    You will enjoy 60 minutes at a comfortable studio with your dance instructor. The lesson is private and available for single students, couples or private groups (groups of friends, families or travel mates). During the lesson you will learn the basic steps to dance tango on the dance floor. The embrace, how to walk, the basic step, the “ocho” and more moves.  You will be strutting your stuff in the most Argentinian way possible before you know it. The professional instructor will help immerse you into the tango culture, so you will enjoy all the more this fabulous experience in tango's world capital.

    Our instructor Martin was wonderful and we learned so much from this session! It was great that it was offered in two locations so we could take the class close to where we were staying.

  • Buenos Aires: Half-Day Authentic Private Tango Experience

    9. Buenos Aires: Half-Day Authentic Private Tango Experience

    Buenos Aires and tango are synonymous and you can easily find a tango tour that will include a beautiful stage show that you won’t find outside of Argentina. At the Milongas, your experience will include an introduction to the codes and traditions, etc. of tango before you have the opportunity to learn the dance and enjoy real tango together with the locals. You will be picked up first from your hotel to visit a Milonga located in San Telmo. Once there, you'll take a lesson and learn tango's basics, together with other locals, and then enjoy a real Milonga. Have the chance to practice what you learned and merge with the locals on the dance floor. Your expert guide will teach you about the history, trends and codes, etc. Finally, you will be able to dance a little bit more before you are driven back to your the hotel.

  • Buenos Aires: Tango Culture of Argentina Walking Tour

    10. Buenos Aires: Tango Culture of Argentina Walking Tour

    Explore the culture, history, and stories behind tango in Buenos Aires on this guided walking tour. Learn about this exciting dance as you get to know La Boca, the neighborhood where tango was born and still thrives today. Tango is a hobby for some, an addiction for others, and a way of life for many. Every night in Buenos Aires, thousands of people gather in dance halls, bars, and cafés to spend the night dancing, talking, and drinking wine together. Although Argentina's neighbor Uruguay disagrees, there is enough evidence to think that it was Buenos Aires, and more precisely the district of La Boca, where the history of tango began in the 1880s. Alongside a local guide, explore La Boca like a local while learning everything there is to know about tango, from its origins up to today. Learn new vocabulary, differentiate the dance from the music and its various styles, and learn about...

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What people are saying about Buenos Aires

Show was amazing and worth seeing. If you haven't experienced tango before. It would be the good start warching it. Ambience was cool. Highly recommend.

A wonderful evening. Everything was right. The food was very good. The show is breathtaking. The show can only be recommended

Lovely venue, excellent performers, dancers, musicians, and great food and service. I definitely highly recommend.

The show was of very high class with top dancers! Very good meat, good wine and services!

food, tango lesson, singing, band, and of course dancing. highly recommend it