Ecotourism in Buenos Aires
This experience will allow you to discover Buenos Aires city in an ecological and adventurous way. From north to south, walking and riding a bike you will enjoy the different neighborhoods of the city, its history, art, and culture, and also the Ecological Reserve. A gastronomic experience in a relaxed and charming environment, where you will feel at home and taste typical Argentine food. This tour invites you to live a full day kayaking through the Delta’s rivers and streams and enjoy its nature and surroundings
Price per person on a double basis, in US dollars.
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Vacation Style Holiday TypeNature
Activity Level Active
Welcome to Buenos Aires & Gastronomic Night
Welcome to Buenos Aires! Upon arrival, a driver will take you in private service to your hotel.
Free time to settle down and begin to discover the city.
At night, you will be able to discover the gastronomic traditions and typical flavors of Buenos Aires. You will be welcomed by a local family in their house in Boedo. You will meet your hosts and discover together this neighborhood: “Homero Manzi” and “Osvaldo Pugliese” corners, the literary tradition, the football, and the street art that is very present all along your walk. You will enjoy a stop in the historical Bar Margot, and finally, you will reach the family’s house. You will learn how to prepare empanadas and you will enjoy an Asado(Argentine barbecue) and accompanied by local wine and a delicious dessert.
An original way of discovering Argentine culture together with a local family.
Duration: 3.5 hours.
Kayak in the Delta
You will meet your guide in the morning before going to Tigre, north Buenos Aires, by public transport.
Upon reaching Tigre, you will prepare yourself to take an adventurous kayak tour through the Delta. Previously you will get the equipment and instructions before getting into the water. This adventure is through many and different rivers within the Delta’s islands. During the journey, you will be able to see birds, fishes, and river turtles. You will continue to a traditional Posada Isleña. You will have free time for lunch. At the end of the afternoon, we will return paddling through different rivers and streams.
After having experienced a full day nature contact, you will return to Buenos Aires city by public transport.
Small-Group activity with an English-Spanish speaking guide.
Duration: 4 hours
Walking Tour of Northern Buenos Aires
Your guide will meet you at the hotel to start a 5-hour walking city tour. Today you will visit the neighborhoods in the north of Buenos Aires city. The aristocratic neighborhoods of Recoleta and Barrio Parque and you will end with different stops in the parks of Palermo and El Rosedal.
You will first discover the Recoleta district: you will discover the history of the most elegant area of the city and its first inhabitants, the mysterious ”Recollect monks”. Where their old farm used to be, it is today one of the most famous cemeteries in the world, home to the great bourgeois families of the country, most of the presidents of the Republic, and even the emblematic ”Evita” Perón. The Recoleta Cemetery invites you to take a short walk, and you will no doubt be amazed at the diversity of the funerary architecture, stained glass windows, and statues.
You continue along with your guide in direction of the Parque 3 de Febrero, also known as the ”parks of Palermo”. The park, with its green and its lagoon, is one of the most beautiful places in Buenos Aires, it is the green heart of the city. You can take a walk in the Rosedal, a garden that, as its name implies, is covered with an immense variety of roses.
You can also observe the Street-Art, very present in Palermo.
Private excursion with English-speaking guide.
Duration: around 5 hours
Bike Tour by the Southern neighborhoods of Buenos AiresYou will visit La Boca, with its famous and colorful street
You will visit La Boca, with its famous and colorful street ”Caminito”, a real open-air museum, designed by Benito Quinquela Martín. Art swarms everywhere: couples dance the tango in the street, artists, and musicians everywhere.
You then leave for Puerto Madero by the river. This is a modern and dynamic zone of the city. In the middle of this concrete jungle, there is also a green oasis: it is the Ecological Reserve. You will enjoy this calm setting, together with the trees and the birds.
You will end the route at Plaza de Mayo, in the heart of the historic district. It is the founding site of our city and witness to almost all the chapters of Argentine history. You will observe the Casa Rosada, the Cabildo, among others.
Small group excursion, with English speaking guide.
Duration: 4 hours.
Total distance: 13.4km
End of trip
According to your flight schedule, you will be transferred to the airport to continue your trip to Argentina or to take your flight back home.
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Visit the green spaces of the city of Buenos Aires and its surroundings.
Theme: Nature and local culture, Gastronomy, Adventure.
Period: all year.
Difficulty: easy / medium.
- Young/adult couples
- Friends group
- Comfortable shoes and clothing
- Windbreaker jacket
- Reusable water bottle
- Mosquito repellent
- 4-night accommodation in a standard hotel
- Excursions mentioned on the itinerary
- English / Spanish speaking guide.
- Dinner on the first day
- Air transport (national and international), optional.
- Excursions indicated as optional.
- Personal expenses and meals