Buenos Aires
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Optional Private Excursions available for purchase

Avoid the crowds and hustle and bustle associated with a group activity. For a memorable trip ashore, we invite you to consider a private shore excursion. Enjoy the undivided attention of your own driver/guide and the flexibility of experiencing the aspects of the local culture that most interest you. Below are just some samples of the private shore excursions we can arrange for you. Give us a call or email us. Let us personalize your experience!

Luxury Dinner and Tango show -3.5 hours
Included
  • Round trip private transfers to/from the port
  • Dinner with all drinks on a private table (not shared)
  • Tango show
In the trendy and international district of Puerto Madero lies the Faena + Universe Hotel, created by that true rockstar of design, Philippe Starck. El Cabaret is its glamorous discotheque, where Starck recreated a sumptuous yet decadent atmosphere, modern and nostalgic at the same time.

Here you will enjoy an intimate dinner followed by Rojo Tango, a sophisticated and avant garde tango performance, truly different to the rest of the options in Buenos Aires.

Schedule
8.00 PM - Transfer from the ship
8.30 PM - Dinner
10.00 PM - Show
11.30 PM - Return to hotel
Buenos Aires - Full Day Sightseeing Tour - 7 hours
Meet your local guide at local pier and start with your visit. 
Explore the highlights of magnificent Buenos Aires in an seven-hour guided sightseeing tour. This excursion kicks off in one of the city’s most significant spots: Plaza de Mayo square. This is where the city was founded in 1580 are where the most important governmental buildings are located, including Casa Rosada (Government House), Cabildo (City Hall) and the Catedral Metropolitana (Metropolitan Cathedral).
The visit continues to San Telmo neighborhood, with its cobblestoned streets, where the original porteños (Buenos Aires residents) settled in the early days. After a short drive south, stop off at picturesque La Boca, the colorful working-class port neighborhood, and walk along Caminito Street, where local artists display their artwork to the tune of tango performed on the street. Drive towards Palermo, passing through Puerto Madero and see this regenerated area where redbrick warehouses have been transformed into trendy restaurants and bars. Once in the northern area of the city, drive through Palermo Chico with its impressive townhouses, tree-lined boulevards and parks. Palermo Soho, meanwhile, fuses the flavor of a working-class neighborhood with contemporary twists such as ethnic restaurants, design stores and bars. Its bohemian atmosphere makes it popular with Argentines as well as foreign visitors. Gastronomy options are wide enough to appeal to all palates. Continue to Recoleta, the most sophisticated district, to visit Nuestra Señora del Pilar church and Recoleta Cemetery to glimpse stunning mausoleums, the final resting place for many of Argentina’s key characters. 

After the sightseeing you will be transferred back to the pier.

Tour highlights: 

- May square
- Old quarters at San Telmo neighborhood
- Caminito street at La Boca 
- Palermo neighborhood and parks
- Recoleta Cemetery  

 
Inclusions
  • Transfers to/from the pier
  • English speaking guide
  • Private vehicle
Exclusions
  • Gratuities for guide and driver
  • Lunch 
Buenos Aires sightseeing south with Colon Theatre
Meet your local guide at local pier and start with your visit. 

Explore some of the most recognizable landmarks in the southern part of the Paris of South on a four-hour sightseeing tour. Find out about the history and culture of Buenos Aires, as you take in some of the city’s the most significant spots.

Discover the most important square in the country: Plaza de Mayo. The country was founded here in 1580, and today the most important governmental buildings are located on these four streets including Casa Rosada (Government House), Cabildo (City Hall) and Catedral Metropolitana (Metropolitan Cathedral). Government Palace opens to visitors if you’re keen to take a look inside.
Walk down Defensa Street to reach San Telmo, one of the oldest areas of the city. This neighborhood maintains a great part of its architectonic patrimony intact: colonial-style houses, cobbled streets and a bustling collection of artists' studios, ethnic restaurants, antique shops and boutiques. Walk through the oldest and narrowest streets of this protected colonial district, with its famous cobbled streets to Plaza Dorrego. This is the heart of 19th-century Buenos Aires, plus this area is home to some fascinating antique shops.

The next stop-off is the picturesque district of La Boca, home to Caminito, perhaps the city's most photographed area thanks to its corrugated iron and brightly-colored houses. This block houses one of the few outdoor museums in the world, where artists exhibit works related to the influence of mainly Italian citizens who arrived at this port at the end of the 19th century. Also stop by at the famous Bombonera stadium, home to legendary football soccer giants Boca Juniors, whose colors of blue and yellow adorn most of the houses and stores in this barrio.
Before returning to the pier, visit of the world's greatest opera houses, its interior is resplendent, with every marble tile, piece of furniture and crystal, imported from Europe. The theater took 80 years to complete and opened in 1908. It combines many European architectural styles and influences including Greek columns, French stained glass and Italian marble. The main salon seats up to 2,500 people and the Colón has hosted opera luminaries such as Luciano Pavarotti, Maria Callas and Placido Domingo. Guided tours (50 minutes).

Tour highlights: 
- May square
- Old quarters at San Telmo neighborhood
- Caminito street at La Boca 
- Colón Theatre  


Inclusions
  • Transfers to/from the pier
  • English speaking guide
  • Private vehicle
  • Visit to Colon Theatre (shared-group)
Exclusions
  • Gratuities for guide and driver
  • Lunch 
Buenos Aires Sightseeing Tour North - half day
Meet your local guide at local pier and start with your visit. 

Familiarize yourself with some of the most recognizable landmarks in the northern area of Buenos Aires. Stop off in Palermo, a district with several faces such as classic Palermo Chico and contemporary Palermo Hollywood and Soho. Head towards Palermo Chico with its impressive townhouses, tree-lined boulevards and parks, then continue to Bosques de Palermo woods for the Japanese Garden and Rose Garden and their wonderful sculptures and lakes as well as the race track and polo grounds. Palermo Soho, meanwhile, fuses the flavor of a working-class neighborhood with contemporary twists such as ethnic restaurants, design stores and bars. Its bohemian atmosphere makes it popular with Argentines as well as foreign visitors. Gastronomy options appeal to all palates. Finally, visit Recoleta neighborhood, home to many a mansion, which takes you back to Argentina’s grander days. The tour ends at Recoleta Cemetery, renowned for its rich architecture and sculptures that makes it more of an open air museum than a place of rest.

After tour you will be transferred back to the pier.

Tour highlights: 
- Palermo trendy area
- Japanese and Rose garden in Palermo
- Recoleta cemetery


Inclusions
  • Transfers to/from the pier
  • English speaking guide
  • Private vehicle
Exclusions
  • Gratuities for guide and driver
  • Lunch 
Buenos Aires Street Art Tour - 3 hours

This tour will take you off the beaten track to show you the biggest murals in Buenos Aires located in neighborhoods that aren’t in the tourist guidebooks. Check out whole streets filled with murals and huge artworks by international and local artists in the city’s only street art district. Our specialized guides have organized more than 50 mural projects in the city in collaboration with artists and home-owners.

Included:

  • Private transfer
  • Guide specialized in street art
Buenos Aires at its Best - 4 hours
Description:
  • Car at disposition 
  • English speaking guide
  • Guided tour through differents neighborhoods of Buenos Aires.
  • Museums entrance included
  • Transfer from and to the pier. 
Highlights
  • San Telmo
  • Recoleta
  • Palermo
  • Plaza de Mayo 
Duration:
  • 4 hours 
Not included
  • Meals 
Buenos Aires at it's Best - 8 hours
Description:
  • Car at disposition 
  • English speaking guide
  • Guided tour through differents neighborhoods of Buenos Aires.
  • Transfer from and to the pier 
  • Museums entrance included
Highlights
  • San Telmo
  • La Boca
  • Recoleta
  • Palermo
  • Plaza de Mayo 
  • Puerto Madero
Duration:
  • 8 hours 
Not included
  • Meals 
Buenos Aires - At Your Own Pace with Private Car and guide
Discover the city of Buenos Aires at your own pace for either 4 hours or 8 hours. 


Included:
  • Car at disposition.
  • Driver and guide 
  • Transfer from/to the pier
Jewish Heritage in Buenos Aires - 3 hours
Tour Description:
The Buenos Aires Jewish community is the largest in Latin America (approximately 200,000) and one of the largest outside of Israel. Jewish guides conduct this very comprehensive tour of neighborhoods, buildings and synagogues that preserve and embody the Jewish heritage in Buenos Aires
 
Duration:
3 hours
to/from the port of Buenos Aires
Available every day, except on Shabbat

Accessible:
to everybody (wheelchair accessible)

not included:
Donation to the visited temples
Meals and gratuities

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