Things to do in Buenos Aires

If you love a taste of the exotic, Buenos Aires is the place for you! Venture into the City of Books in the heart of Argentina. This is the home of the tango, beautiful music, exciting cuisine, and a culture that will mesmerize you. Expedia.com is here to put everything you need at your fingertips. v Planning a trip has never been so easy when your arrangements are only a click away. Tap away at the keys and discover the many things to do in Buenos Aires. Whether you are staying for a brief period or planning on an extended visit, be sure to hit all of the top local and tourist spots.

Buenos Aires tours will help you scope out all of the must see attractions in Buenos Aires. It's time to take out your map and plot out all of the places to see in the South American Paris.

Buenos Aires is known for its warm and welcoming atmosphere with a people who open their arms wide to visitors from near and far away lands. You can journey on commercial Buenos Aires excursions or choose to be a wanderer, exploring this beautiful city on your own. Don't be afraid to ask the locals for directions and suggestions. They're likely to recommend the Teatro Colon Buenos Aires for a show on the stage or the Teatro Gran Rex. MALBA, the Plaza de Mayo, and Centro Cultural Recoleta will give you rich cultural experiences as well.

Don't forget the Galileo Galilei Planetarium for the lover of all things scientific. You're going to expand your mind and broaden your horizon when you journey to the southern tip of South America.

Expedia can help you to plan every detail with ease. From flight reservations to booking your hotel room, you can count on Expedia.com. Peruse all of your options and make this the trip of a life time. The best Buenos Aires activities are yours for the taking!

Behind-the-Scenes Boca Juniors & River Plate Soccer Stadiums
Walk in the footsteps of Argentina's soccer legends at La Bombonera to learn about the beloved Boca Juniors. Then, visit the arena of their archrivals River Plate at El Monumental, Argentina's largest stadium. Discover the history of the country's soccer... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

$104.00
per adult

Café de los Angelitos Tango Show
Immerse yourself in the refined world of tango at one of Buenos Aires' most exquisite establishments. Spend an unforgettable night with vibrant local music and classy entertainment provided by the talented dancers at Cafe de los Angelitos. Read More

$71.00
per adult

City Bike Tour
Set out to explore Buenos Aires by bike as you pedal leisurely by the city’s vibrant _barrios_ and landmarks. Learn about the culture of tango and the Argentine passion for soccer, and then stop to refuel with mate root tea... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

$90.00
per adult

City Highlights Tour by Gray Line Argentina
Immerse yourself in the cosmopolitan atmosphere of Buenos Aires as you tour its major landmarks, vibrant districts, and colonial architecture. Pass by soccer stadiums and through historic neighborhoods as your knowledgeable guide shares stories about the Argentine capital. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

$16.00
per adult

Colonia City Day Tour
Take a day trip to the picturesque town of Colonia del Sacramento in Uruguay, a UNESCO World Heritage site just across the Río de la Plata. Be charmed by its old world ambiance as you explore its colonial history, lush... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

11 hours

$592.00
per adult

Complejo Tango Dinner Show
Experience the passion and sensuality of Argentina's world-famous dance at the 1825 Complejo Tango. After a dance lesson, savor a gourmet dinner of Argentine specialties then let a troupe of professional dancers enchant you during a spectacular performance that celebrates... Read More

$85.00
per adult

Esquina Carlos Gardel Tango
As the lights go down and the curtain comes up, prepare to embark on an unforgettable journey through the history of tango. Dancers and musicians carry you away to the luxury and sophistication of tango’s heyday in a celebratory revival... Read More
Eva Perón & Historical Figures Walking Tour
Learn about the notable personalities, heroes, and icons who have shaped Argentina's history on this walking tour, with a special focus on the beloved and controversial First Lady Eva "Evita" Perón. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours 30 minutes

$60.00
per adult

Gaucho Party at Don Silvano Ranch
Immerse yourself in the cowboy culture of Argentine gauchos at an authentic ranch with a horseback ride, a traditional _parilla_ barbecue lunch, and a rodeo-style performance with folk dance and song. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

$180.00
per adult

Island Town of Tigre & the Parana Delta by Boat
Leave the bustle of Buenos Aires behind and journey to the Parana River Delta. Explore the quiet residential town of San Isidro, pass by the Presidential Residence, and take in the riverfront scenery on a boat cruise by the island... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours 30 minutes

$77.00
per adult

La Plata City & Museum Tour
Spend a day exploring the architecture and culture of La Plata, the capital of the province of Buenos Aires. Admire its neo-Gothic cathedral, learn about the elegant city planning behind its massive avenues and intersections, and delve into the natural... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours 30 minutes

$55.00
per adult

Madero Tango
Experience the vibrance and timelessness of the culture of tango in Buenos Aires. The stirring and thrilling performance at the Madera Tango unites traditional song and dance with contemporary performances for an unforgettable evening at the theater. Read More

$54.00
per adult

Montevideo Day Trip & City Tour
Set out for a day-long excursion to Montevideo, Uruguay’s beachside capital. Cruise by ferry to this vibrant and eclectic city for a guided city tour and free time to explore the historic Ciudad Vieja, the colorful homes of Barrio Reus,... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

16 hours

$806.25
per adult

Ranch Day at Estancia Santa Susana
Escape to the countryside with a day spent at the Santa Susana ranch. Experience the daily life of the _gauchos_—the cowboys of the fertile Pampas lowlands—as you're introduced to their rural traditions, folk culture, and culinary delicacies during an authentic... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

$124.00
per adult

Rio de la Plata Lunch Cruise
Take in the beautiful Buenos Aires waterfront from the deck of a tour boat on the Rio de la Plata as you enjoy a delicious lunch of fresh Argentine specialties. Read More
River Plate vs Boca Juniors - Copa Libertadores
Experience the world's greatest sports rivalry live from the stands of Estadio Monumental. Witness the clash of Argentine soccer giants River Plate and Boca Juniors in a match known as El Superclásico Argentino. On May 7th, "Los Millonarios" of River... Read More

Categories: Events & Shows, Sports, Tickets & Passes

3 hours 30 minutes

$319.00
per adult

Sabor a Tango Dinner Show
Be swept away by the world-class dancers at Sabor a Tango, performing in a spectacular venue and dance hall in the heart of Buenos Aires. Before the curtain comes up and the show begins, consider a lesson to learn the... Read More

$118.00
per adult

Shared Shuttle: Ezeiza Airport (EZE)
Enjoy convenient and cost-effective shared transportation between the Buenos Aires Ezeiza Airport (EZE) and your downtown Buenos Aires hotel aboard a shuttle. Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

45 minutes

$40.00
per adult

Temaikèn Zoo Tour
Venture into the Temaikèn biopark to explore its wide diversity of natural habitats and fauna representing four different continents. See tigers, hippopotamuses, alligators, and penguins, and pass by the enormous aquarium, home to sharks and majestic manta rays. Read More

Categories: Amusement Parks, Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

$69.00
per adult

The Argentine Cooking Experience
Unearth Argentina's culinary traditions by learning to prepare the some of the country's most popular local dishes. Your entertaining cooking class features the elaboration of _empanadas_, juicy steak, and _alfajores_, and tasting the country's iconic beverage, _mate_. Read More

$112.00
per adult

Tigre Island Town Tour & Delta River Cruise with Lunch
Set out to explore the town of Tigre—named for the jaguars hunted on this island by the area’s first settlers—with a scenic cruise on a vintage mahogany river boat. Take in the town’s marinas and elegant Belle Epoque mansions, and... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

$120.00
per adult

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