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Retiro & Recoleta Guided Tour in Buenos Aires

  • 24 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

Additional Information

  • Please make sure that you are at the Harrods entrance on Florida street.

Customer Reviews

  • 24 Ratings

  • Malcolm

Utterly excellent tour. We cannot stress too highly what a pleasurable experience it was. Our guide, Pablo, was extremely knowledgeable and friendly. We have been on tours in many places, and this tour beat them all.

February 17, 2018

  • Jonathan

Knowledgeable.. Passionate to share history and opinion.

February 11, 2018

  • Fiona

The Recoleta walking tour was excellent, pablo was very knowledgable and spoke extremely good English. Made everyone feel welcome and was very good at answering our questions about Buenos Aires and Argentina. I would definitely recommend this company to anyone visiting Buenos Aires, a great way to see the city and learn about the history of Argentina. Thank you 

February 11, 2018
Florida 876, C1005AAR CABA, Argentina