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  1. Argentina
  2. Buenos Aires Province
  3. Buenos Aires
  4. La Recoleta Cemetery

Buenos Aires: Shore Excursion City Tour from Cruise Terminal

Product ID: 321728
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Experience the best Buenos Aires has to offer with this convenient small-group city tour. Learn about the history of Buenos Aires and visit its main sights, visiting places such as Floralis Generica and the Mausoleum of Eva Peron at the Recoleta Cemetery.
About this activity
Duration 4 - 4.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Portuguese
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy pickup and drop-off from the Quinquela Martin Cruise Terminal
  • Explore the highlights of Buenos Aires in one day
  • Take in panoramic views of the Obelisk and Teatro Colon from an air-conditioned van
Full description
After pickup from gate 8 of the Quinquela Martin Cruise Port, your tour will begin in the northern part of the city. You'll explore the neighborhoods of Retiro, Palermo and Recoleta, which are full of large green spaces and beautiful French-style mansions. There you will make your first stop: a 5-minute picture break at Floralis Generica, a sculpture made out of steel and aluminum.

Following that, stop for a 30-minute 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. Following that, pass by Colon Theater and the Obelisk to reach your third stop, Plaza de Mayo, where the city was born in 1580. There you can admire the Pink House, the Cabildo, and the Metropolitan Cathedral for about 20 minutes.

Continuing towards the south of the city, you can breathe in the air of tango in its birthplace of San Telmo. You’ll also visit the neighborhoods of La Boca, where one of the most famous stadiums in the world is located. In La Boca you can also admire the colorful conventillos (tenement houses), home to Italian immigrants at the end of the 19th century, as well as the picturesque Caminito Street. Following that, you will be taken back to the port.
Includes
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned minivan
  • Pickup and drop-off
  • Lunch at Cucina D'Onore (if option selected)
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks (if tour with lunch not chosen)
  • Drop-off (if lunch at Cucina D'Onore option chosen)

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

We will waiting for you at Gate 8 of Cruise Port terminal Quinquela Martin The tour guide will be waiting to take the participants to the vehicle and begin the tour. Tour start time: 9.45. Maximum waiting tolerance : 15 minutes The tour may start earlier if all participants meet the tour guide before the expected time.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunscreen
Know before you go
• Please inform of your date and scheduled arrival time in order to arrange your pickup
• The tour is subject to changes in order to guarantee your return to the cruise ship on time
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Organized by

Grupo Summa

Product ID: 321728