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  1. Argentina
  2. Buenos Aires Province
  3. Buenos Aires
  4. Avenida de Mayo

Buenos Aires: Palacio "Barolo Mata Galan" Private Tour

Product ID: 277487
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Learn how the Palacio Barolo illustrates and pays tribute to the Divine Comedy. It has a unique architectural style, mingling the neo-Romanesque and neo-Gothic followed by the dome where you'll enjoy the best views of the city.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours - 1 day
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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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the Palace with a custom-made tour
  • Enjoy a 360-degree perspective of Buenos Aires from the viewpoint at almost 100 meters high
  • Take in the amazing view from inside the old lighthouse at the highest point of the building while your guide tells you all about its history
  • Visit an office from the 1920s to experience the era in which Palacio Barolo was built
Full description
Choose from having a private tour in the afternoon or the evening. Celebrate anniversaries, birthdays and/or marriage proposals, and surprise your beloved one with a wonderful night.

Palacio Barolo is unique in the sense that it has a combination of neo-Gothic and neo-Romanesque architecture. The dome of the palace is inspired by the love between Dante and Beatrice, the main characters of the Divine Comedy.
Following this theme, the palace is divided into three sections: Hell, Purgatory, and Heaven. Access to the nine vaults that represent the nine steps of initiation and nine hellish hierarchies, and the lighthouse that represents the nine angelic choirs. Walk through the Dantesque floors and as you journey up the building, you will learn about the symbolism that represents the ascension from hell, through purgatory, before finally reaching heaven,

Once you reach the heaven portion of the tour at the dome, be treated to the best views of Buenos Aires.
Includes
  • Palacio Barolo Admission Ticket
  • Private guided tour in English or Spanish
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Please present your voucher at the kiosk on the first floor of Palacio Barolo at Av. de Mayo 1370, C1086AAW CABA, Argentina

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Smoking
Know before you go
• Please note, this tour includes climbing stairs.
• Please note, you will be passing through narrow areas, which may be difficult for people with reduced mobility.
• Please note, the tour lasts 1.5 hours during which time you will be standing or walking.

From US$ 274.86 Per group up to 15

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Palacio Barolo Tours

Product ID: 277487