Retiro & Recoleta Guided Spanish Tour in Buenos Aires

  • 22 Ratings

Take a tour of Retiro and Recoleta where you explore the most sophisticated area of the Argentinean capital. Get a taste of this corner of the city, which is European in appearance and style.

Duration: 3 hours
Cancellation: No refunds for cancelled bookings.

What You Will Do

  • Discover how the wealthy 19th-century bourgeoisie made a massive effort to “Europeanise” the city, undertaking projects of great magnitude
  • Learn about the ever-so-complicated relationship between the U.K. and Argentina, which was fertile at the end of the 19th century and became difficult during the Falklands War
  • Walk through shopping galleries built in imitation of the Bon Marche in Paris, which mimics the structure of the indoor streets of the Galleria Victor Emmanuel II of Milano
  • Finish the tour at the famous Recoleta Cemetery, one of the most beautiful in the world where you see mausoleums of famous Argentines

What's Included

  • Guided tour
  • Spanish-speaking guide

Customer Reviews

  • 22 Ratings

  • Mirielen

Muy entretenido interesante saber un poco más sobre la historia que rodea las calles que visitó día a día otra visión de buenos aires, excelentes tours espero seguir haciendo otros con uds

February 18, 2018

  • Josefina

Hi, Im Josefina and i was on the tour. We were with Matías. He is a very funny person, and the tour feels so short with him.

February 13, 2018

  • Maria

Excelente manejo de grupo del guia. Muy paciente y atento. Muy cuidadas sus opiniones. Muybuena la guiada del barrio.

February 4, 2018
Florida 876, C1005AAR CABA, Argentina