Guided Walking Tour in La Boca
Embark on an extraordinary adventure through the very essence of La Boca, Argentina, with an enthralling 2-hour walking tour. Immerse yourself in the rich history of the port, soak in the vibrant colors of Caminito street, marvel at the captivating Fileteado Art, and experience the awe-inspiring Boca Juniors Football Stadium. This journey promises to be an unforgettable exploration of the soul of La Boca!
Price / 25 USD
You can pay online
English & Spanish
Monday to Friday
Included / excluded
English speaking tour guide
2-hour guided walking tour
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Embark on an enchanting and expertly guided walking adventure through the most picturesque spots in Buenos Aires. Immerse yourself in the district’s rich history, artistic heritage, and fervor for football as our knowledgeable guide leads you on a 2-hour exploration. So, let’s put on our walking shoes and begin our journey!
Our first stop on this tour takes us to the former industrial port of Buenos Aires. As we approach the banks of the Riachuelo, the small river that marks the city’s southern boundary, we can envision the bustling activity that once thrived here. This port played a crucial role in the growth and development of Buenos Aires, and its historical significance is truly remarkable.
Next, we encounter a striking monument dedicated to Benito Quinquela Martin, a renowned Argentine artist and a native of La Boca. Quinquela Martin’s vibrant paintings beautifully capture the spirit and essence of this neighborhood, and his artistic influence remains palpable even today. Take a moment to admire the monument and contemplate the artistic legacy it represents.
Continuing our journey, we stroll along the famous Caminito street. This vibrant pedestrian walkway is a kaleidoscope of colors, adorned with charming houses painted in lively hues. As we meander through this open-air art gallery, we’ll encounter street performers, tango dancers, and skilled artisans showcasing their crafts. Caminito truly embodies the soul and passion of La Boca, offering a delightful sensory experience.
Leaving Caminito behind, we head to the square of the Volunteer Fire Fighters. This peaceful square provides a welcome oasis amidst the bustling streets. Take a moment to relax, enjoy the tranquil surroundings, and pay tribute to the dedication and bravery of the firefighters who serve this community.
As we continue our journey, we delve into the captivating world of Fileteado Art. Originating in Buenos Aires in the early 20th century, this intricate art form is distinguished by its vivid colors, flowing lines, and elaborate designs. We’ll have the chance to witness talented artists at work, crafting masterpieces that embody the spirit of Argentina. Allow yourself to be enchanted by the beauty and craftsmanship of Fileteado Art.
Our final destination leads us to one of the most revered landmarks in La Boca, the Boca Juniors Football Stadium. This revered ground is the home of one of the world’s most famous football clubs. As we approach the stadium, the electric atmosphere and sense of excitement are tangible. Learn about the rich history of Boca Juniors, their passionate supporters, and the iconic players who have graced this field. The stadium stands as a testament to the unwavering love and devotion that Argentines hold for the beautiful game.
Meet your guide outside of Cachafaz Caminito cafe.
This tour will take place rain or shine.