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  1. Argentina
  2. Buenos Aires Province
  3. Buenos Aires
  4. Colon Theatre

Buenos Aires: Skip-the-Line Colon Theater and Palaces Tour

Product ID: 122676
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Enjoy access to Teatro Colón, one of the top opera houses in the world. Take a guided walk to see the exteriors of many of Buenos Aires' palaces.
About this activity
Duration 2.5 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Tour the interior of the famous Colon Theater and learn about its history
  • Admire the exteriors of the palaces of Buenos Aires on a walking tour
  • Learn about the influences of La Belle Epoque on the city's architecture
Full description
Meet your guide in the late morning and begin the tour with a visit to the Colon Theater. The opulent, horseshoe-shaped theater boasts 2,487 seats and standing room for 1,000.

Spend an hour inside the Colon Theater before embarking on a 1.5-hour walking tour that takes in exterior views of the most impressive palaces of Buenos Aires. The tour focuses on La Belle Epoque, and its architecture and economic and social realities. Learn about the role of Argentina and influence of France and the world wars in the construction of the palaces.
  • Admission to the Colon Theater
  • Skip-the-line access
  • Professional local guide
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Transportation to/from attractions

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

The meeting point is Tucumán 1171 (in front of Teatro Colon). The guide will be holding a sign with your last name on it.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• The tour may be conducted by a multilingual guide
• A moderate amount of walking is involved
• Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair
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Product ID: 122676