Buenos Aires: San Telmo and Market Guided Walking Tour

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Explore San Telmo, the oldest neighborhood in Buenos Aires, on a walking tour. Experience its vibrant atmosphere, discover its indoor food market, and stroll its cobblestone streets with a local guide.

Highlights

  • Learn about the foundation of Buenos Aires, colonial architecture and the transformation into modern BA.
  • Visit the mausoleum of the creator of the Argentine flag learning about the crucial moments of the argentine history.
  • Meet the classic argentine comic strip characters honored in San Telmo and take photos with them
  • Admire the beautiful facades of the picturesque 19th century collective houses of immigrants who lived here.
  • Marvel at the traditional indoor food market and the vibran sunday street fair

Description

Join us on a fascinating journey through the historic streets of San Telmo, Buenos Aires' oldest neighborhood. Led by an expert local guide, you'll explore the neighborhood's colonial past and learn about the pivotal moments that shaped Argentine culture. As you walk along cobblestone streets lined with stunning XIXth century architecture, you'll discover the role of immigration in creating the vibrant modern local culture. Along the way, we'll take you to iconic landmarks such as the Mafalda statue, a beloved symbol of Buenos Aires, the renowned San Telmo Food Market, where you can sample traditional Argentine cuisine, and the lively Sunday street fair, where music, art, and culture come together to create a unique and unforgettable atmosphere. As you explore San Telmo, your guide will provide you with fascinating insights into the history and unique characteristics of each location, giving you a deeper understanding of their significance in the community. Don't miss this opportunity to experience the heart and soul of one of Buenos Aires' most cherished neighborhoods, as you immerse yourself in its rich culture, vibrant atmosphere, and storied past.

Includes

English speaking guide for 2 hours

Important Information

  • This tour will take place rain or shine.

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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