Full-Day Private Tour to La Plata

Just an hour from Buenos Aires and with a rich cultural offer, La Plata is the perfect place to start getting to know Argentina that is beyond the borders of its capital.

On the tour to La Plata you will know the history and secrets of this planned city, built in the golden age of Argentina to rival Buenos Aires. Too:
 -You will visit La Plata Cathedral, one of the largest and most imposing churches in the world
 -In addition you will visit the Museum of the Cathedral of La Plata and you will climb by elevator to one of its towers to enjoy views of the city
 -You will know the Curutchet House, designed by Le Corbusier and the only site in Greater Buenos Aires recognized by UNESCO as Cultural Heritage of Humanity
 -You will visit the Museum of La Plata, with one of the largest fossil collections in South America
 -You will visit the Republic of Los Niños, thematic public park commissioned by Evita

You will do the tour with a private guide - at your own time and at your own pace - in a comfortable car with A / C.

per adult from

$155

NZD

Duration

8 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Bottled water
    • Private transportation
    • Entry/Admission - Catedral de la Plata
    • Entry/Admission - Curutchet House
    • Entry/Admission - Museo de La Plata
    What's excluded :
    • Lunch
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Catedral de la Plata, Calle 14 e/51 y 53, La Plata Argentina

    The tour begins with a visit to the Cathedral of La Plata, one of the largest and most beautiful Catholic churches in the world. Of the construction stand out above all the neo-baroque design, the large stained glass windows and the imposing space.
    We will begin the tour of the Ecclesiastical Museum, which explains everything about the construction, design and art of the cathedral. We will continue with a brief elevator ascent to one of the church towers, overlooking the entire city.
    Finally, we will enter the cathedral, where everyone can enjoy a tour of the church at their own pace.


    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Plaza Moreno, Entre las calles 50, 54, 12 y 14, La Plata Argentina

    Leaving the cathedral, we will walk to Plaza Moreno, downtown, where you can see the foundation stone, as well as privileged views of the Cathedral and the Municipal Palace.
    The guide will describe the design logic of the city and there will be a few minutes to take pictures.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Palacio Municipal, Avenidas 51 y 53 y Las Calles 11 y 12 La Entrada Principal Se Encuentra Por Calle 12, La Plata 1900 Argentina

    Leaving Plaza Moreno behind, the tour continues with a car ride along the Monumental Axis, the area of the city that contains the squares and buildings of greater historical and cultural value.
    A first construction to highlight is the Municipal Palace, headquarters of the local executive power and built together with the foundation of the city with a German neo-Renaissance style.

    Pass By: Teatro Argentino, Calle 51 e/ 9 y 10, La Plata 1900 Argentina

    Following the drive through the Monumental Axis, we appreciate the Teatro Argentino, a modern and imposing building that replaced the old theater burned in a fire in the late 70s.

    Stop At: Plaza San Martin, Av. 7 50, La Plata Argentina

    Continuing with the drive through the Monumental Axis, we appreciate the Plaza San Martín, axis of the culture and political power of the Province of Buenos Aires.

    Stop At: Ministerio de Gobierno de la Provincia de Buenos Aires, Calle 6 entre 51 y 53, La Plata B1900CXG Argentina

    Following the drive through the Monumental Axis, we appreciate the Ministry of Government of the Province of Buenos Aires, another iconic building and headquarters of the regional executive branch.

    Stop At: Museo Provincial de Bellas Artes Emilio Pettoruti, Av. 51 525, La Plata B1900AVK Argentina

    Following the drive through the Monumental Axis, we appreciate the Emilio Pettoruti Provincial Museum of Fine Arts, a recent structure recovered to house a first-line collection.

    Stop At: Pasaje Dardo Rocha, Avenida 7 entre 49 y 50, La Plata 1900 Argentina

    Culminating with the car ride along the Monumental Axis, we appreciate the Dardo Rocha Promenade, a cultural center built in the former main headquarters of the railway.

    Stop At: Curutchet House, Boulevard 53 No 320 Between 1 And 2, La Plata 1900 Argentina

    The tour continues the Curutchet House, designed by Le Corbusier and declared as Cultural Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO.
    The guide of the house will make a description of the history and most relevant aspects of the house, and then everyone can take a tour of the house at their own pace.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Planetario Ciudad de La Plata, Av. Iraola y Calle 118, La Plata 1900 Argentina

    Leaving behind the Curutchet House, the tour continues with a short car ride along the Paseo del Bosque, the city's main green space. Among other things, the park contains sports stadiums, museums, a zoo, a botanical park and the very prominent Planetarium of the City, administered by the National University of La Plata.

    Stop At: Museo de La Plata, Paseo Del Bosque s/n, La Plata B1900FWA Argentina

    The next stop is the Museo de La Plata, a leading natural science museum administered by the National University of La Plata. The museum stands out for its beautiful neoclassical design and its extensive collections of anthropology, geology, zoology, paleontology and botany.
    The museum guide will make a brief description of the museum and its most outstanding aspects, leaving the rest of the time to explore it at the rhythm of each one.

    Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes

    Stop At: Republica de los Ninos, Manuel B. Gonnet, La Plata Argentina

    The last stop is La República de los Niños, a public theme park founded in 1951. The park reproduces an urban and rural conglomerate for children. It has buildings that simulate civil institutions such as: parliament, government house, courthouse, church, port, theater, airport, restaurants, hotels, etc.
    The park also has candy stores, ice cream parlors, etc.
    The guide will make an introduction to the park, its design and history, and then there will be time for everyone to travel at their own pace.

    Duration: 1 hour

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We can look for travelers anywhere in CABAPorts
    • Terminal de Cruceros Quinquela Martín, Av. Ramón Castillo 13, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Departure Time :
    Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 1/25/2021 - 2/28/2021
    Tuesday - Sunday:09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    1/25/2022 - 2/28/2022
    Tuesday - Sunday:09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infant seats available
    • Near public transportation
    • Stroller accessible
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

4

Organised by Orange Cap Travel

Activity ID: V-240105P4

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