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  • Buenos Aires: 3‒Hour Private Customizable Tour

    1. Buenos Aires: 3‒Hour Private Customizable Tour

    Visit the most beautiful and important areas of Buenos Aires at your own pace, with no time restrictions. Discover the history of Plaza de Mayo, site of the most important historical events in the country. See the most emblematic buildings, and learn about the key players of those events. Head along May Avenue and enjoy a coffee at the historical Café Tortoni. If you like, take a short trip on the first ever subway line in South America.  Visit San Telmo and marvel at this oldest residential neighborhood. Walk along its cobble-stoned streets and discover its antique shops and picturesque buildings. Live and feel the original Tango in the neighborhood of La Boca. Explore Caminito Street and enjoy the dancers and souvenir shops. Then, see the mythical Boca Juniors soccer stadium and, if you want, the Pasión Boquense Museum.  Contemplate the modernization of the city on your next stop, Ma...

    Excellent tour, went at our own pace. Camilla, our tour guide, was fabulous. She's the best.

  • Highlights of Buenos Aires: Small Group 3-Hour Guided Tour

    2. Highlights of Buenos Aires: Small Group 3-Hour Guided Tour

    On this 3-hour tour you’ll have the opportunity to see the main site of Buenos Aires. Begin at the Plaza de Mayo or May Square, the site of the most important historical events since the city’s founding. Your guide will show you the most important buildings and monuments and tell you about the square’s history. Then enjoy Avenida de Mayo (May Avenue) and marvel at the atmosphere of San Telmo, the oldest residential neighborhood in Buenos Aires. Walk along its cobble-stoned streets and explore its antiques shops and picturesque buildings. Feel the beat of the original Argentinian tango in the neighborhood of La Boca. Walk along Caminito Street and watch the dancers and browse the shops. See the mythical Boca Juniors soccer stadium. Experience the modernization of the city as you travel along Madero Port and see its docks that are home to large office buildings and an ...

    Wonderful way to learn about this huge City. Pick up and drop off were on time and the guide took a tremendous amount of time explaining about architecture (which we love) and since we were a small group, everything went really smoothly.

  • Buenos Aires: South and North Full-Day Bike Tour With Lunch

    3. Buenos Aires: South and North Full-Day Bike Tour With Lunch

    Discover the main attractions in Buenos Aires on a full-day bike tour with a local, professional guide. Soak up the vibes of the different areas in the city, and sample some traditional Argentinian drink and food. In a small-group bike tour, with a maximum of 6 persons, you will visit: • Bosques de Palermo - the biggest green area of the city • Avenida del Libertador • Palermo Chico area - a traditional posh area • Law University - an impressive building • Floralis Generica - a modern icon • Mate tasting stop - enjoy the most traditional drink in Argentina as locals do • Microcentro - pedal through the city center • Plaza de Mayo • Puerto Madero - the newest area in Buenos Aires • Costanera Sur - the old riverside • Lunch at a traditional food truck • La Boca - a traditional area in BA • La Bombonera - Boca Juniors Soccer Stadium • Caminito - open-door museum • San Telmo - one of the ol...

    Great day with lots of good info and enough breaks to avoid over heating. Carlos knew everything about the city, its history and current state of affairs. All of my BA and Argentina questions were answered with accuracy and respect. I love to support small business owners around the world and would book again in a heart beat! This is the perfect way to see BA.

  • Buenos Aires: Half-Day Sightseeing Tour

    4. Buenos Aires: Half-Day Sightseeing Tour

    Buenos Aires should be enjoyed from different angles, and this half-day sightseeing tour is designed to do just that. The combined coach and walking tour encompasses the best sights the City of Tango has to offer. Start with the city’s symbolic Obelisk, erected in 1936 to commemorate Buenos Aires 400th anniversary. See colonial Spanish squares, such as Plaza de Mayo, Plaza San Martín, and Plaza del Congreso, home to the large-domed Palacio del Congreso. Travel down impressive Avenida Corrientes, leafy Avenida de Mayo, and the vast Avenida 9 de Julio. Explore commercial areas of Buenos Aires and discover Argentina’s favorite past-time at numerous soccer stadiums throughout the city. You will go to colorful neighborhoods to give you a more local feel for the city. See the brightly-painted houses of La Boca, first settled by Italian immigrants, explore the home of tango in bohemian San T...

    Our guide Laura provided excellent service to us, explaining clearly to us information about the sights and moving us about the city safely.

  • Buenos Aires: Small Group 4-Hour City Tour & Optional Cruise

    5. Buenos Aires: Small Group 4-Hour City Tour & Optional Cruise

    Experience the past and present of Buenos Aires, visiting neighborhoods, admiring architecture, and seeing the best attractions the city has to offer on this 4-hour sightseeing tour.   The tour starts in the northern part of the city. Explore the neighborhoods of Retiro, Palermo and Recoleta, which are full of large green spaces and beautiful French-style mansions. Here, you’ll make your first stop: a 5-minute picture stop at Floralis Generica, a sculpture made out of steel and aluminum.   Then, stop for a half-hour tour of the Recoleta Cemetery, which contains the graves of notable people including Eva Perón, and a granddaughter of Napoleon. In 2013, CNN listed it among the 10 most beautiful cemeteries in the world. Pass by Colon Theater and the Obelisk to reach your third stop, Plaza de Mayo, where the city was born in 1580. Admire the Pink House, the Cabildo, and the Metropolitan Ca...

    Excellent guide, very informative and helpful. Good value tour that shows the top sites in a short time.

  • Buenos Aires Bike Tour: South or North Circuit

    6. Buenos Aires Bike Tour: South or North Circuit

    After meeting your guide at the local partner's office, listen to a quick safety briefing before receiving your bike (a comfy beach cruiser) and helmet. If you choose the South Circuit, begin with a cycle around San Telmo, one of the city’s oldest neighborhoods, known for its well-preserved colonial architecture. See its many attractions, including the Russian Orthodox Holy Trinity Church, San Telmo Market and Dorrego Square, the heart of San Telmo. Observe life in the square’s cafes, bars, and shops, and watch for spontaneous tango performances – as San Telmo is the center of tango in Buenos Aires.  Next, ride into La Boca, Buenos Aires’ most colorful neighborhood, where a European atmosphere has remained strong since the neighborhood was settled by Italian immigrants. The district is popular with visitors for its brightly painted buildings, especially along the Caminito – the neighbo...

    Muy buena coordinación en el tour, una excelente guía para recorrer los diferentes eres lugares con explicación y detalle de cada uno de ellos. Una ciudad para recorrerla en bicicleta.

  • Buenos Aires Bike Tour

    7. Buenos Aires Bike Tour

    Lasting approximately 7 hours, you'll follow many bike trails and stop around 15 times to drink and learn about Yerba Mate, take photos, eat delicious asado and enjoy a fun, creative and informative tour led by expert bilingual guides.  Meeting in historic San Telmo (Peru 988), the tour begins with a thorough orientation, introducing you to the city, your bicycle and each other. Heading south, you'll pedal through the backstreets of one of the oldest barrios in Buenos Aires, towards Parque Lezama, the border of La Boca and San Telmo. Looping around La Boca you'll see elaborate urban art, the famous Bombonera stadium and the birthplace of the  Tango dance in colorful Caminito. You then have time to explore on foot this vibrant port that once greeted millions of immigrants at the turn of the 20th century. Back on the bikes, and you'll head to the more tranquil and modern area of Puerto M...

    Great day out with Olaf. Knowledgeable, cool mini activities throughout the day. Loved it.

  • Buenos Aires: Private Half-Day Sightseeing Tour with a Local

    8. Buenos Aires: Private Half-Day Sightseeing Tour with a Local

    The adventure begins with pickup from your hotel in Buenos Aires by a friendly, English-speaking driver. Let your driver know all the sights and landmarks you’re interested in seeing, and customize the tour to suit your preferences. After your introductions, hit the road and head off on your exploration of the city. Visit the Metropolitan Cathedral, the city’s main Catholic church that overlooks the Plaza de Mayo. Drive around the charming San Telmo district then discover the La Boca neighborhood where the first Italian immigrants settled. Don’t miss out on your chance to witness the array of colorful houses in Caminito too, and take plenty of memorable photos. Throughout the ride, listen to your driver share fascinating local insight into Buenos Aires’ history, culture, and traditions. You’ll also receive plenty of recommendations to enhance your stay in the city. At the end of the to...

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What people are saying about La Recoleta Cemetery

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4.6 / 5

based on 608 reviews

What an inspiring way to visit the City. We were the only in the tour and had the luck of all the guides atention, so it was a full 3 hours about Buenos Aires, we got to visit some of the most interesting buildings. And we got to take some amazing pictures of the city.

This was a great way to be introduced to Buenos Aires. Our guide made everything possible to teach us about Argentina´s history and culture. We learnt a lot and Ernesto was of great help. We will return for more tours with Signature Tours.

It was a wonderful experience in which our guide Enrique filled us with information and took our short trip to Buenos Aires to another level. We got to visit the City from it´s beginnings to the newest and learnt so much about the culture.

Wonderful way to learn about this huge City. Pick up and drop off were on time and the guide took a tremendous amount of time explaining about architecture (which we love) and since we were a small group, everything went really smoothly.

Buenos Aires is amazing even in the middle of the Pandemia. Our tour guide Joachim was really fun