Buenos Aires, CABA, Argentina
The perfect 5 days itinerary

Buenos Aires, the capital of Argentina, is a city with the romance of Paris and the energy of New York. Known for its European-style architecture and rich cultural life, Buenos Aires is home to the tango dance, delicious steaks, and world-class wines. The city is divided into barrios, each with its unique character and history. From the colorful houses of La Boca to the chic boutiques of Palermo, Buenos Aires offers a diverse range of experiences.

What to do in Buenos Aires?

This 5 days itinerary is the perfect guide to the best things to see in Buenos Aires. It includes day-by-day activities, travel tips, and the top places to visit.

Day 1: Discover the Heart of Buenos Aires

Morning

Start your day at the Plaza de Mayo, the political heart of Buenos Aires. Visit the Casa Rosada, the presidential palace, and the Metropolitan Cathedral. Take a stroll down the Avenida de Mayo, known for its architectural beauty.

Afternoon

Visit the Recoleta Cemetery, the final resting place of many notable Argentinians, including Eva Perón. Explore the Recoleta neighborhood, known for its French-style buildings and upscale boutiques.

Evening

Enjoy a traditional Argentine dinner at a parrilla (steakhouse) and try the famous Argentine beef.


Day 2: Explore the Colorful La Boca and San Telmo

Morning

Visit the colorful neighborhood of La Boca. Explore Caminito Street, known for its brightly painted houses and tango dancers. Visit the La Bombonera Stadium, home to the Boca Juniors football team.

Afternoon

Head to the San Telmo district, known for its antique shops and colonial buildings. Visit the San Telmo Market and try some local street food.

Evening

Attend a tango show at one of the many tango houses in the city.


Day 3: Experience the Culture and Nightlife of Palermo

Morning

Visit the MALBA (Latin American Art Museum of Buenos Aires) to see works by Latin American artists. Explore the Palermo Soho and Palermo Hollywood neighborhoods, known for their trendy boutiques and cafes.

Afternoon

Relax in the Bosques de Palermo, a large park with lakes, rose gardens, and a planetarium.

Evening

Experience Buenos Aires' nightlife in the bars and clubs of Palermo.


Day 4: Day Trip to Tigre

Morning and Afternoon

Take a day trip to Tigre, a town located on the Parana Delta. Enjoy a boat ride on the delta, visit the Puerto de Frutos market, and explore the Museo de Arte de Tigre.

Evening

Return to Buenos Aires and enjoy a leisurely dinner.


Day 5: Experience the Gaucho Culture

Morning and Afternoon

Take a day trip to an estancia (ranch) in the Pampas, the fertile plains surrounding Buenos Aires. Experience the gaucho (Argentine cowboy) culture, enjoy a traditional asado (barbecue), and watch a horse-riding show.

Evening

Return to Buenos Aires and enjoy your last night in the city.


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