Things to do in Buenos Aires
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Buenos Aires is the capital and largest city in Argentina. Buenos Aires has many unique neighborhoods worth visiting and it is nice to get a look using a coach tour. Visit the Plaza de Mayo, home to Casa Rosada, the official office of the Argentine president. Don't miss Teatro Colón, the beautiful opera house completed in 1908. Travel down Avenida 9 de Julio, one of the widest boulevards in the world, and see the Obelisco de Buenos Aires (Obelisk of Buenos Aires), a 1936 monument to honor the foundation of the city. Don't miss the San Telmo area which is the center of world famous tango in Buenos Aires.
A walking tour can bring you closer to many sites. It is possible to see over 75 famous landmarks in one walking tour weaving your way through historic downtown and Plaza de Mayo with Cathedral, Cabildo, Casa Rosada, Puerto Madero and Mothers of the Disappeared. Continue to San Telmo the oldest neighborhood in Buenos Aires with the Slave Market, Plaza Dorrego Antiques market, colonial churches and houses.
Visit Piazzolla Theatre and see performances where tango orginated and see an entertaining show filled with some of the best tango performers in the world.
Argentina has a wonderful bus system which is ran by many different companies. Overnight sleeper buses go to and from Buenos Aires to all parts of the country. These buses have sleeper seats that open flat and are as comfortable as first-class on an airplane. Meals and snacks are served in route. The following tours to Iguassu Falls and Mendoza utilizes these overnight buses.