21+1 Things to Do and See in Buenos Aires, Argentina

21+1 Things to Do and See in Buenos Aires – Argentina! Here, you will see people being set up in a fiery tango in the streets, beautiful natural landscapes highlighting the country’s beauty and a different culture.

Buenos Aires, the capital of Argentina, can be described as magical and vast. Its atmosphere? Erotic, charming, and romantic! But at the same time, the city is carrying a story behind it. The rich art and architecture are shown in palaces, theatres, and galleries.

If you’re thinking of adding this destination to your future travel goals, just print the list below, having it as a guide to an incredible world.

21+1 things to do in Buenos Aires

1. Plaza de Mayo – a city square and main foundational site of the 19th century. You can find it at Av. Hipólito Yrigoyen s/n, C1087 CABA. Look for the pyramid de Mayo, a monument marking Argentina’s revolution

2. Casa Rosada – Next to the Plaza de Mayo (3-min walk), you will find the President of Argentina’s executive mansion and office, also known as Casa de Gobierno (House of Government). The address is Balcarce 50, C1064 CABA

3. Recoleta Cemetery – this cemetery is not like any other, and it is considered one of the best places in the world. It is like a neighborhood with art-rich small homes “hosting” the elite of Buenos Aires. You will find it in the heart of the city at Junín 1760, C1113 CABA

4. Obelisco – In the Plaza de la República you can find the iconic and historic 67m – high monument. The address is Av. 9 de Julio s/n, C1043 CABA

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5. Colón Theatre – enjoy a night at the opera house of Buenos Aires, living a different experience. You can find it at Cerrito 628, C1010 CABA

6. Bosques de Palermo – In Palermo’s neighborhood, a vast park is famous for its lakes, groves, and rose gardens. It is located at Av. Infanta Isabel 410, between Libertador and Figueroa Alcorta Avenues

7. Dorrego Square – In the heart of San Telmo neighborhood, the historic square Dorrego is a relaxation point. Cafes, restaurants, and bars are always open to treat you with the local food and drinks at Humberto 1º 400, C1103 CABA

8. Barolo Palace – At Av. de Mayo 1370, C1085 CABA, have a look at the landmark office building which was considered the tallest building until 1936

21+1 things to do in Buenos Aires

9. Puente De La Mujer – Take a walk at the impressive footbridge Puente De La Mujer which is located at the Puerto Madero commercial district

10. National Historical Museum – A museum dedicated to Argentina’s history, exhibiting objects relating to the May Revolution and the Argentine War of Independence. You can find it at Defensa 1600, C1143 CABA

11. San Martín Palace – At Arenales 761, C1061 AAA street, you will find the San Martin Palace, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs’s headquarters. The palace hosts famous works of art by Argentine and American artists

12. Plaza San Martín – Across the palace, you will find the park San Martín where you can walk and relax for a couple of hours

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13. Ecological reserve – If you want to have some exercise before your tour in the city, the best place is the ecological reserve at Río de la Plata riverbank, located on the east side of the district of Puerto Madero. It is a nature reserve with forest and marshland and a favourite placre for naturalists, joggers, students, and birdwatchers

14. Congressional Palace – Explore the majestic palace at Av. Entre Ríos, C1033 CABA. The neoclassical building hosts a 72-seat Senate and a 257-seat Chamber of Deputies

15. Congressional square – Outside the congressional palace, you will find the square, ideal for a walk exploring the various monuments

16. Corrientes Avenue – This street witnessed the golden age of tango and is one of Buenos Aires’ major cultural landmarks due to its theatres. The street hosts many bars, restaurants, pizzerias, coffee shops, and bookstores

21+1 things to do in Buenos Aires

17. Planetario Galileo Galilei – Explore the astronomical displays and exhibitions at Av. Sarmiento s/n, C1425 CABA. The planetarium is located in the park Tres de Febrero in the Palermo district, and you can play golf or enjoy the lake

18. Holy Land – Pay a visit to the sprawling biblical theme park with shows. It is located at Av. Costanera Rafael Obligado 5790, C1425 DAA

19. Kirchner Cultural Centre – A cultural center for art and entertainment, which is considered the largest in Latin America. You can find it at Sarmiento 151, C1041 CABA

20. Mirador Guemes Gallery – From this 16-story building, you can see the fantastic city in all its glory. This gallery is an architectural and cultural landmark and offers spectacular views. Find it on Florida 165, C1005 CABA

21. Basílica del Santísimo Sacramento – Pay a visit to this impressive Catholic church with 5 towers located at San Martín 1035, C1004 AAU

22. Casino Buenos Aires – End up your trip by spending a night in the casino Buenos Aires at Av. Rawson of Dellepiane Nº 1Puerto Madero. You can try your luck, enjoy a nice dinner at the restaurant, and have your drinks at the bar

Due to the pandemic, we recommend you to check in advance the operation at the various sights

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