Half Day Walking Tour Discovering Plaza de Mayo and San Telmo

Get back in time and visit the foundation area and the oldest neighborhood in Buenos Aires!

This historical stroll will let you learn about the origins of Buenos Aires and enjoy important spots.

The itinerary is scheduled throughout:

1st Plaza de Mayo: historical sight (Visit to the City´s Cathedral).
2nd South of Buenos Aires: visit to the well-known places and to the oldest church in the city, San Ignacio.
3rd San Telmo: arrival point of the excursion, a walk along the typical streets of this antique neighborhood sightseeing constructions dating back from the XVIII and XIX century. The comic stroll and a visit to the old market and church are included.
Finally, rounding up this tour; a stop at the famous Plaza Dorrego.
On Sundays, you will also be able to enjoy a visit to the Flea Market (a famous antique street market) frequented by over a million tourists a year.

A drink at a traditional coffee shop in San Telmo is included.

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  • What's included :
    • All fees & taxes
    • Licensed guide
    • A drink (beer, soda, coffee or tea)
    What's excluded :
    • Pick-up & drop-off at hotel/lodging place
    • Food
    • Gratuities
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Plaza de Mayo, Av. Hipolito Yrigoyen S/N, Buenos Aires Argentina

    An outlook to El Cabildo, Metropolitan Church & Casa Rosada

    Duration: 25 minutes

    Stop At: Iglesia de San Ignacio de Loyola, Calle Bolivar 225 Esquina Alsina 520, Buenos Aires 1091 Argentina

    The oldest church in town.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Calle Defensa Bairro San Telmo, Buenos Aires Argentina

    Old constructions dating back from the XVIII & XIX Centuries. Santo Domingo Church, the oldest pharmacy in town and a handicraft fair if you take it on sunday.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Defensa 422, C1065 AAH, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    Iglesia de Santo Domingo, old church with the Mausoleum of General Belgrano and a corner which houses a frame with the flags that belonged to the scotch unit of 71 Highlanders Battalion led by british army that were lost during the british invasions in 1806.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Farmacia De la Estrella Homeopatia, Calle Defensa 201 Alsina, Buenos Aires C1065AAC Argentina

    The oldest pharmacy in Buenos Aires

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Calle Balcarce, Buenos Aires Argentina

    A cobble street with old constructions and the comic stroll

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Pass By: San Telmo, San Telmo, Buenos Aires, Capital Federal District

    The oldest neighborhood in town. Cobble streets and antique stores.

    Stop At: Mercado de San Telmo, Defensa 963, Buenos Aires Argentina

    One of the old markets in Buenos Aires with local food & gastronomy and old stuff.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Parroquia de San Pedro Gonzalez Telmo, Humberto Primero 340, Buenos Aires Argentina

    The second oldest church in town.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Plaza Dorrego, 400 Huberto 1, Buenos Aires Argentina

    Located in the heart of San Telmo Neighborhood, it is sorrounded by coffe shops and a bohemian atmosphere. On sundays, you will also enjoy San Telmo Flea Market.

    Duration: 20 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Reconquista, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Plaza Dorrego, Humberto 1º 400, C1103 CABA, Argentina
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • 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
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
    • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • 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.


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Activity ID: V-109228P101

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