La Boca Tour The Birthplace of Tango

Join our La Boca Tour

We are not running tours on December 25th and January 1st!

Only $400 ARS/person.

 

Apart from our free tours around the city and the private tour inside the Recoleta Cemetery, and Palermo Graffiti Tour we offer you a complete tour around La Boca.

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OrangeWe will see:

  • Colorful Houses "Conventillos"
  • History of Tango
  • Old industrial Port
  • Fileteado art
  • History of immigration
  • Boca Juniors Stadium
Tour will take around 2hs.

Monday to Saturday at 11am

MEETING POINT: Corner of Magallanes and Caminito. Outside the Havanna Shop on colorful corner.

 Important: There are no ATMs in La Boca!

 

Visit the most picturesque place of Buenos Aires! La Boca is the place where tango was born as result of the bohemian and artistic culture of the immigrants.
The houses where they used to live form now an unique mixture of colors that make La Boca one of the most attractive places of South America. Get to know the history of the most popular football team in Argentina: Boca Juniors!

 

IMPORTANT!

HOW TO GET TO THE MEETING POINT OF LA BOCA TOUR

From Palermo and Recoleta

These are very far from La Boca and you will be crossing downtown on your way. From Recoleta it will take you 60 min to get to the meeting point and from Palermo 90 min.

Best Way:

By Metro+Taxi (30-45 min)Take the  green line D Metro to downtown station Catedral. From there get a cab to go to “Caminito” in La Boca.

Others:

By Taxi (45-60 min) Approx. price 10-15 USD

By Bus (60-90 min) get the 152 bus on Santa Fe Street. Get off at the last stop. There is no stop beyond this one so it is impossible to miss it. When you get off you will be on a street with the river on your left. Walk straight two blocks until our meeting point.

From San Telmo

By Taxi (10-15 min) Approx. price 3-5 USD

By Bus (20-25 min)

Walk to Avenida Paseo Colón and get the 152 bus. Get off at the last stop. There is no stop beyond this one so it is impossible to miss it. When you get off you will be on a street with the river on your left. Walk straight two blocks until our meeting point.

 

From Downtown:

By Taxi (20-25 min) approx. price 5-8 USD

By Bus (30-40 min) Get the 152 bus. Get off at the last stop. There is no stop beyond this one so it is impossible to miss it. When you get off you will be on a street with the river on your left. Walk straight two blocks until our meeting point.

Get the 64  bus. Get off at Caminito (you will be passing right next to it, so it will very visible, if not ask the bus driver).

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