Free Palermo Tour Buenos Aires
- Understand Argentinian passion for tango and learn the history of this wonderful passionate dance.
- Explore the hippest neighborhood in Buenos Aires, with the best bars, restaurants, and clubs or ‘boliches’.
- Learn why Palermo was the favorite neighborhood of the greatest Argentinean writers, such as Borges or Cortazar.
Carlos Thays Botanical Gardens
Museum of Latin-American Art MALBA
These are some of the features your tour might include, but please bear in mind that every guide create their unique itinerary to provide the best possible experience.
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Where does the tour start?
You will receive the full meeting point details and a map after you finalize your booking, in a confirmation email.
Do I have to book my Free Tour?
Yes, it's necessary to book your Free Tour in order to receive the full meeting point details via email on time. This helps ensure an enjoyable experience and good coordination between guides and tour guests. Booking is free, quick, and easy!
Can I contact my guide?
Yes, you will be able to message your guide with any questions that you might have after making a reservation, up until the start of the tour.
Can I make a booking for a larger group?
Maybe! In order to keep the group sizes manageable, each guide sets their own limit of guests per booking and departure. Choose the Free Tour you want to book, select the number of people in your group, and see if there are any departures available that suit your needs.
Are Free Tours really Free?
Yes, with Free Tours, there's no set price; instead, the guides rely on the tips of participants to sustain their livelihoods. By contributing a fair amount that reflects the value you receive from the tour, you not only support the guides but also express your appreciation for their expertise and dedication.
Palermo neighborhood is located just behind Avenida de Santa Fe, one of the busiest thoroughfares in the capital of Argentina. With tree-lined streets, colonial-style buildings and colorful art street murals, Palermo shines with a unique, distinctive character. Join a local guide and explore the coolest neighborhood in Buenos Aires, the area with the highest density of cultural and gastronomic options in the city, an area so hip that they had to add Soho to its name! Join us on our Free Palermo Tour in Buenos Aires and discover how traditional tango has become a modern form of existence.
Walk through a neighborhood which used to be a suburb and now has become the home of the most cutting-edge movements in Buenos Aires. Imagine its past of dusty, dim-lit streets walked by bandits and ‘malevos’ whistling improvised tango tunes from shadow to shadow. Admire its transformation: How its humble one-floor houses with big wooden doors or rusty metal shutters have become works of art covered by murals or vertical gardens. Enjoy a fresh craft beer or a good glass of Malbec wine in one of its many trendy bars, where ‘porteños’ go to both see and be seen.
In the Free Tour of Palermo Buenos Aires, you will cover points such as the Italy Square, the Garibaldi monument or the Argentine Hippodrome. You’ll discover why this unique and special neighborhood had such great magnetism over great writers like Cortazar or Borges. You will learn about the Tango, you will enjoy a fun and relaxed evening of art and music, and you may even learn about the coolest 'boliches’ where to stay dancing until dawn. For Palermo Soho is fashion, gastronomy and leisure; street art and avant-garde music; tango and Mendoza wine... And, most importantly, a place where the cutting-edge meets tradition.