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3 walking tours in Buenos Aires you should not miss

a group of travlers doing a walking tour in Buenos Aires

No matter wheter you are visiting Argentina’s capital for the first time or going back to it after some time, if you prefer to explore the city at a slower pace, take plenty of pictures, discover every detail and learn about the history and the culture of one of the most exciting cities on Earth, then taking a walking tour of Buenos Aires is your best option. 

But with so many options out there to choose from, picking the right one can be difficult. Read on for a comprehensive guide by Signature Tours travel experts with all the information you need to know about some of the most exciting out-of-the box walking tours of Buenos Aires.

Buenos Aires urban art and wine tasting walking tour – Palermo, Buenos Aires

colorful graffiti on the side of a building

Buenos Aires is internationally renowned for its vibrant street art culture, and was listed as one of the top cities in the world to see this form of artistic expression. Home to the best urban art in the city,  the bohemian and hipster Palermo neighborhood, replete with cobblestone streets and historic, colonial-era buildings, is alive with bars, cafes, and small boutiques, and bursting with colorful works from some of Buenos Aires’ best-known street artists.

Explore one of the most active art movements in South America by foot, along with a local tour guide who will bring the art to life with their life commentary about Argentine contemporary history through the works of some of the most renowned local artists.

Complete the evening by becoming a real wine connoisseur and upgrading your skills while sipping some of the country’s most exquisite labels in an unforgettable wine tasting.

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Private and customizable walking tour of Buenos Aires

City tour Buenos Aires

If you value personalization, flexibility and in-depth experiences, this tailor-made and personalized walking tour is right for you.

In three fun-filled and exciting hours (including pick-up and drop-off times) one of Signature’s friendly and informative tour guides with outstanding English skills will tour you and your party around the best spots in Buenos Aires City giving you key background information to understand why you see what you see in each part of the city.

If three hours fall short, you can always add extra time on the go, just by telling your tour guide that you would like to do some more walking around in the city. As easy as that!

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Opera house skip-the-line and Palaces of Buenos Aires walking tour

city colon tour

Renowned for its storied mix of architectural styles, Argentina’s capital city has a structural landscape that speaks to its rich history of European immigration and nation-building at the turn of the last century, when Buenos Aires became known as the “Paris of South America” and the expression “riche comme un Argentin” (as rich as an Argentine) was commonplace.

Jump the queues with skip-the-line-tickets to one of the most renowned Opera Houses in the world in a three-hours walking tour where one of Signature Tours’ passionate travel experts will walk you around Buenos Aires, pointing out the city’s astonishing palaces and the history behind the aristocratic families that used to inhabit them at the endings of the 1800s.

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Still haven’t figured out which walking tour to choose? Book a free 30-minute call and get one of our travel experts to answer all the questions you may have and why not plan an ideal itinerary for your trip.

Do not hesitate to contact us, we are just a message away, ready to help you and hoping to see you soon around here to say: “Welcome to Buenos Aires. Enjoy your stay”.