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Private and Customized Walking Tour by BA Off the Beaten Path Tours

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    Buenos Aires
    Stop: 3 hours -
    Each tour is uniquely tailored to the travelers’ pace and interests so, in order to create a memorable experience, we need to find out a few of the subjects you like. We have included a list of topics below, so after you reserve your 3 or 4 hours tour, please could you let us know which things you are interested in learning more about, what you would like to do, or which places you want to visit. Then, we can get back to you with some suggestions and we can customize a great walking tour off the beaten path that would meet your wants and needs for an authentic Buenos Aires experience. List: Architecture (see beautiful buildings) Belle Époque Monuments and sculptures Argentine crafts Art: see houses painted in Fileteado porteño: A creative art, one-of-a-kind, full of vivid colored ornaments that became a UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. Traditional coffee shops Visit Neighborhoods off the Beaten Path Food Visit a historical neighborhood market (closed on Sundays and holidays) Visit quirky or funky places (closed on Sundays, Mondays and holidays) Getting inside local life Argentine culture Genuine interactions with local people Tango Argentine history Gauchos (Argentine cowboys) European immigration in Argentina Living museum (closed on Sundays, Mondays and holidays) History of tango Legends Customs and traditions The dark side of Argentine history, the military dictatorships, visiting an ex-clandestine center -not for children- (closed on weekends and holidays) Any other suggestions or ideas? We look forward to hearing from you so we could create together a perfect Buenos Aires off the Beaten Path experience. At the end of the tour your guide will hail a taxi for you Important Information: Meeting point and starting time of the tour will vary depending on what you prefer to see and do, but we will always meet at a well-known street corner in the city. To get to the meeting point you can take a taxi. Taxis are not expensive in Buenos Aires and if you are staying in a hotel, you can ask the hotel to call a taxi for you. Otherwise cabs can be hailed on the street. At the end of the tour your guide will be happy to help flag you down a taxi and tell the driver where to take you to get back to your accommodation or wherever you wish to go.
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Sarmiento & Avenida Medrano
Sarmiento & Avenida Medrano, C1414 CABA, ArgentinaMeeting point and endind place of the tour will vary depending on what you prefer to see and do, but we will always meet at a well-known street corner in the city. At the end of the tour your guide will be happy to hail a taxi for you.
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Departure Point
1: Av. Rivadavia 5414, C1424CEW CABA, Argentina
2: Av. Santa Fe 1780, C1060 ABQ, Buenos Aires, Argentina
3: Av. Hipólito Yrigoyen 3999, C1181 CABA, Argentina
4: Basilica de San Francisco, Adolfo Alsina 380, C1087 AAD, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Duration
3h
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Sarmiento & Avenida Medrano, C1414 CABA, Argentina
Inclusions
  • Local bilingual (English- Spanish), university-educated guide
  • Subway or bus ticket during the tour
  • Entrance fee to museums
Exclusions
  • Any taxis that you decide to take during or after the tour
  • Transportation to and from the meeting place
  • Snacks, coffee and drinks that you decide to consume during the tour.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • What you'll need: Wear comfortable walking shoes and weather-appropriate clothing (Don't worry about the distance, we won't walk too far and as it's a private tour we'll go at your pace). If rain looks possible, dress appropriately and ask your hotel to borrow an umbrella.
  • Come with a few extra pesos if you want to stop for coffee, a drink, bottled water, snacks etc.
  • This is a private tour/activity. A private tour is run exclusively for your party only. Only your group will participate.
  • Your guide will be carrying a sign that says "Walking Tours"
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Elisa put together a fantastic custom tour of Buenos Aires for me. Pre-trip the e-mail communication was great and she answered all my questions. The tour itself was perfect and exactly what I was looking for. Elisa had loads of interesting information to share about the
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Response from 381elisad, Propietario at Private and Customized Walking Tour by BA Off the Beaten Path Tours
Responded 3 days ago
The custom tours include city landmarks that deviate from the typical must-see tourist stops, so visitors have an authentic local experience. Travelers discover unique places that are not on the standard touristic circuit or included in any guidebook, the places that the locals enjoy every day. Thank you so much for the lovely review!
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This was our second tour with Eliza we had a tour with her last year in2019. Once again she exceeded our expectations. Everything is very well planned and she is very accommodating so the tour is tailored to your needs. She has a lot of different places that are not mentioned in
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Response from 381elisad, Propietario at Private and Customized Walking Tour by BA Off the Beaten Path Tours
Responded 1 week ago
I’m so glad you liked the Specialty tour tailored to your specific requirements! On my customized tours travelers get the information, perspectives and history that was most interesting to them. Thanks for the fantastic review!
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My husband, daughter and I truly enjoyed our time on a custom tour with Elisa. Communication with Elisa prior to the tour was great with all important details sent to us. The tour she customised for us was exactly what we wanted! We got to see so many wonderful sights that we
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Response from 381elisad, Propietario at Private and Customized Walking Tour by BA Off the Beaten Path Tours
Responded 3 weeks ago
I am glad that you liked my custom tour where you were able to explore unique places that are not on the standard touristic circuit or included in any guidebook, the places that the locals enjoy every day. Thanks for the lovely review and I hope to see you again!
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Elisa, thanks for the time spent with us. It was a great pleasure having you as local guide. We have really appreciated your ability to fulfill all our sightseeing desires. Great time, Thanks. We will recomend your service to all friends of our going to visit BUE.
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Response from ELISA D, Propietario at Private and Customized Walking Tour by BA Off the Beaten Path Tours
Responded 6 Dec 2019
I am so happy to hear back from travelers who really got to experience the Buenos Aires Off the Beaten Path. Thank you very much for your great review and for recommending my services to your friends!
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We hired Elisa to give the 5 of us a customized tour of the city that mapped to our particular tastes. Her knowledge of history, architecture and lore was really appreciated. I have been on many tours in this city and this was a great one that showed me some places that I
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Response from ELISA D, Propietario at Private and Customized Walking Tour by BA Off the Beaten Path Tours
Responded 25 Nov 2019
Well, thank you so much for such a positive review! I am very passionate about our "Barrios" (neighborhoods) and I enjoy walking with my travelers and sharing their many interesting stories. Also, I want to thank you for choosing Buenos Aires Off the Beaten Path Tours to discover the Hidden Treasures of this lovely city. Safe travels.
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Diane A
Grafton, Canada
8334
Discover what isn't in the guide books
We took 3 different walking tours with Elisa, all with their own highlights. The best part was discovering places
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Jemma
10
Fantastic tour, a highlight of my trip
Elisa put together a fantastic custom tour of Buenos Aires for me. Pre-trip the e-mail communication was great
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David H
Sunshine Beach, Australia
4610
Wonderful Tour
This was our second tour with Eliza we had a tour with her last year in2019. Once again she exceeded our
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Gayle
41
Amazing Off the Beaten Path Tour!
This was an outstanding private walking tour. We had been to Buenos Aires before and had seen the major tourist
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Mel and Nik L
10
Incredible custom tour of Buenos Aires
My husband, daughter and I truly enjoyed our time on a custom tour with Elisa. Communication with Elisa prior to
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stefficheck
The Hague, The Netherlands
73
Amazing tour, unique, truly hidden gems revealed by Elisa, don't miss it!
We travel extensively and while want to see the 'typical' things that make a place famous we are even more
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Michel R
Rockland, Canada
254
Authentic Buenos Aires tour
First the tour guide Elisa makes the tour very enjoyable. Her knowledge of BA history and the neighbourhood is
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MALCOLM Y
Greater London, United Kingdom
215
Very interesting tour
Having been to Buenos Aires previously fancied doing something different. Elisa tour took you to parts you would
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Nicolle M
41
Coolest neighborhoods you wouldn't normally see
this was such a fun tour! Elisa is amazing! So knowledgable and so accommodating! You get to go through three
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petbog
El Dorado Hills, California
811
A Quirky Tour in a Unique Part of Town
Elisa was very knowledgeable about the history of Cabillito as well as the rest of Buenos Aires. We had a private
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  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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