The Daily Recoleta Cemetery Tours are the smartest way to see Recoleta and the Recoleta Cemetery.

Recoleta Cemetery Tour The Daily Recoleta Cemetery Tours are essential Buenos Aires tours in English that combines Argentina history and Argentina present within a fascinating 2 hour stroll. On this Buenos Aires tour you will see not only the cemetery but also the historical neighborhood of Recoleta and the beautiful mansions built by the city’s elite. You will discover countless sculptures and statues depicting the great leaders of history. You will find fantastic shopping and outdoor street cafes as well as excellent nightlife and luxurious hotels. You will pass by the best museums in Buenos Aires and explore the basilica Our Lady of Pilar. And all this before you even enter the cemetery. Once inside, Argentina history comes to life at the mausoleums of the dead. Over 50 tombs and crypts are explained, including Evita Peron, revealing all of the legends of Buenos Aires history.

Warning!!! The Recoleta Cemetery is 13 acres large and a labyrinth of concrete, sculptures and amazing architecture. Many people get lost and are never heard from again. Just kidding!! But it is a good idea to have a guide to help you discover the best the cemetery has to offer.


The daily Recoleta Cemetery tour begins at noon in lovely Plaza San Martin which is located in the downtown near Retiro in the MicroCenter. (see more detailed instructions below.)

Highlights of the Daily Recoleta Cemetery Tour

Buenos Aires walking tours in English

Evita Peron and her tomb

Argentina history and Buenos Aires history and culture

Buenos Aires restaurants and nightlife

Recoleta Park

Recoleta Cemetery tours

Many excellent Buenos Aires museums.

Recoleta Cemetery tours

The Alvear Hotel

The Basillica Of Our Lady Pilar

Recoleta Cemetery Tour Dozens of sculptures and national monuments

Buenos Aires museums

Fantastic Buenos Aires shopping

Recoleta mansions and world renoun architecture

-Over 50 tombs and mausoleums explained in the Recoleta Cemetery-

Recoleta Cemetery Tours Place – The meeting point for this tour is in Plaza San Martin in the downtown of Buenos Aires. The tour meets behind the large moument of Plaza San Martin which is located on the corner of Santa Fe and Maipu. Your tour guide will be wearing a black hat.

Time – This walking tour is available anyday of the week. The usual time is from 12:00 – 2:00PM. However it is possible to schedule a different time. Please contact us to make your reservation.

How to get there: You can get to Plaza San Martin by taking the subte there. The San Martin subway stop is on the dark blue line C. If you are walking on Florida Ave (the large pedestrian street) just head for the green trees at the end of the street, and that is Plaza San Martin.

Price – The cost for the Recoleta and Recoleta Cemetery tour is only 30 pesos per person.($10USD)Discounts for groups of 6 or more.

Duration – This tour lasts 2 hours long and finishes in the Cemetery in the heart of Recoleta.

Write to us and tell us you are comming!!!

3 Responses to “Recoleta Cemetery Tours”

  1. 1 Stephanie Snaider July 16, 2007 at 4:39 am

    HI, My family would love to take the Recoleta tour tomorrow ,July 16th, or Tues. There would be 5 of us — 3 adults; 2 kids (9 and 11). We can be reached by telephone in BsAs at 48017039 or by e-mail at I look forward to hearing from you.

    Stephanie Snaider

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