Private Tour of Puerto Madero and San Telmo

  • Free cancellation
  • Luxury vehicle
  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Guided tour
Full description

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Private Tour of Puerto Madero and San Telmo Description

Delve into Buenos Aires’ rich history and vibrant culture with our Private Tour of Puerto Madero and San Telmo. This 4 to 5-hour tour, led by an expert guide and accompanied by a chauffeured vehicle, offers a luxurious exploration of two of Buenos Aires’ most compelling neighborhoods. Your journey begins in Puerto Madero, Buenos Aires’ youngest district, known for its stunning modern architecture, bustling waterfront, and thriving gastronomy scene. Following this, we venture into San Telmo, one of the city’s oldest barrios, filled with cobblestone streets, antique shops, and colorful colonial buildings. Our guide’s insightful commentary will enrich your understanding of these neighborhoods, revealing their historical significance and cultural charm.

As you traverse the paths of Puerto Madero, your senses will be engaged by the district’s sophisticated ambiance. This once abandoned dockyard has been reimagined into a vibrant waterfront area, with contemporary architectural marvels reflecting in the water of the Rio de la Plata. The scent of delicious cuisine wafts through the air from its numerous upscale restaurants, making it a food lover’s paradise.

Transitioning from Puerto Madero’s modernity, the tour takes you to the time-honored streets of San Telmo. This barrio, with its deep-rooted history, is a living testament to Buenos Aires’ past. Its antiquated, cobblestone streets, adorned by colonial buildings with their intricate facades, tell stories of a bygone era. The area is rich in culture, with tango dancers gracing the streets and melodies of street musicians echoing in the air. The tour in San Telmo is not just a sightseeing experience, but a step back in time, offering you a taste of traditional Buenos Aires in every sense.

Private Tour of Puerto Madero and San Telmo Points of Interest

Puerto Madero: Puerto Madero stands as a testament to Buenos Aires’ transformation from a historic port to a thriving, cosmopolitan city. Once an overlooked dockyard, this district has undergone a stunning metamorphosis into one of the city’s most affluent areas, boasting a skyline punctuated by sleek skyscrapers, luxury hotels, and state-of-the-art office buildings. The district elegantly juxtaposes the old and the new, with refurbished brick warehouses standing alongside contemporary architectural marvels. Among these, the Woman’s Bridge, an iconic rotating footbridge, captures attention with its unique design symbolizing a couple dancing the tango. Additionally, you’ll visit the Ecological Reserve, a tranquil green space that offers a refreshing respite from the city’s hustle and bustle. This vast natural sanctuary, teeming with diverse flora and fauna, emphasizes Buenos Aires’ commitment to urban sustainability.

San Telmo: As you step into San Telmo, you’re stepping into a time capsule preserving the allure of old Buenos Aires. The neighborhood’s narrow, cobblestone streets and colonial-style buildings serve as enduring reminders of the city’s rich history. Here, antique shops offer a treasure trove of vintage finds, while traditional tango parlors resonate with the passionate rhythms of Argentina’s beloved dance. Among the many highlights of San Telmo, you’ll explore the vibrant San Telmo Market, an irresistible attraction for antique hunters, food enthusiasts, and souvenir seekers. The market’s colorful stalls offer everything from unique trinkets and vintage items to delectable local delicacies. Another must-visit spot is Plaza Dorrego, one of the oldest public squares in Buenos Aires. Known for its lively atmosphere, this square is the epicenter of the neighborhood’s tango scene, where talented dancers perform to the mesmerizing rhythm of the music, creating an unforgettable spectacle.

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  • Duration

    4 to 5 hours

  • Language

    English, Spanish, French, the language in Spanish (other languages to consult)

  • Pick up point

    Buenos Aires point of your choice


This Private Tour includes:

  • Official Tour guide for 4 to 5 hours in Puerto Madero and San Telmo
  • Complete personalized experience
  • Private Tour
  • 24/7 Guardian Angel Service
  • Public liability insurance
  • Taxes
  • Price per person

This Private Tour excludes:

  • Food and drinks
  • Entrance fees
Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Policy

  • No Refund, Modification or Cancellation in any case on any type of tickets or entrance fees.
  • Modification of tour/service dates and starting times are subject to availability.
  • 48 hours prior to first service date: Free Cancellation on guide and private vehicle with chauffeur. Any type of entrance tickets have no refund.
  • Less than 48 hours prior to first service date: No Refund. Payment of 100%.

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