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Palermo is one of the most extensive and beautiful neighbourhoods in Buenos Aires. In this free tour we we'll visit the Rose Garden and Palermo Woods.

Palermo is one of the most extensive and beautiful neighbourhoods in Buenos Aires. In this free tour we we'll visit the Rose Garden and Palermo Woods.

Palermo Free Walking Tour

At the time indicated, we'll meet in Plaza Italia, at the monument to Garibaldi, where we'll begin this free tour of Palermo, one of the most beautiful and biggest neighbourhoods in Buenos Aires. 

As we walk, we'll see the charming tree-lined avenues and elegant houses bring to this neighbourhood to life. We'll visit one of the main attractions of Palermo neighbourhood: Palermo Woods, also known as "Tres de Febrero Park". This set of parks is considered one of the lungs of the city as it covers almost 25 hectares. We'll uncover its origin and how its vegetable gardens and fruit trees are cultivated.

During our tour we'll also see the"Rosedal", or Rose Garden, a beautiful space full of flowers designed by the Franco-Argentinean Carlos Thays. In addition, we'll walk through  where Juan Manuel de Rosas lived , former governor of the province of Buenos Aires and learn all about this historical character who came to be considered the main Argentine leader.

Our last stop will be at the Hipódromo Argentino, founded in 1876 and which became the most popular place for to practise sport at the beginning of the 20th century, in particular horse racing.

After a two-hour tour of Palermo, we'll bring the tour of the hippodrome to an end.

Groups

Our free tour cannot be booked for more than 6 people. If you're part of a larger group, you should book a private tour of Buenos Aires.

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Covid-19 Measures

Please check local restrictions before traveling. All of our services comply with recommendations to avoid the spread of Covid-19. Show more

A safe distance of one metre between clients will be maintained whenever possible.

Showing your voucher on your phone will be enough, and it is not necessary to print anything.

Alcoholic drinks are not available.

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Duration

2 hours.

Language The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in English.

The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in English.

Included

English–speaking guide

When to book?

You can book up until 8 hours before the activity as long as there are still places. Book now to guarantee your spot.

Type of voucher

Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.

Accessibility

Not wheelchair accessible.

Sustainability

All services published on Civitatis are carried out in accordance with our Sustainability Code. Specifically, this activity applies the following practices: Show more

No printing of documentation required.

Promotes local employment.

Has a gender equality policy.

Has a carbon footprint offset policy.

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Pets

Not permitted.

Frequently asked questions

  • Q - How to book?

    A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.

  • Q - Is a minimum number of participants required?

    A - This activity requires a minimum of 5 participants. Should this number not be reached, we'll get in touch with you to offer alternatives.

If you have any other questions please contact us.

Free cancellation

If you are not able to attend the tour, please cancel your reservation, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.

Meeting point

Where does the activity end?

Plaza Italia, next to the Garibaldi Monument

Hipódromo de Palermo

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Where does the activity end?

Hipódromo de Palermo