Retiro & Recoleta Guided Tour in Buenos Aires

  • 28 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

  • 28 Ratings

  • Sylvia

Pablo was an excellent guide recounting the history, culture , architecture and economic development of Argentina. He was also funny. His English is good.

March 4, 2018

  • Roxanne

Pablo was a fantastic tour guide, knowledgeable and friendly.

February 26, 2018

  • Larissa

interesting explanations

February 25, 2018
Florida 876, C1005AAR CABA, Argentina