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Half-Day Recoleta and Palermo Bike Tour in Buenos Aires provided by Bike Tours

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Half-Day Recoleta and Palermo Bike Tour in Buenos Aires

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Overview
The Buenos Aires neighborhoods of Recoleta and Palermo are known for their green parks, striking monuments, and lively plazas. On this tour, discover the scenic districts by bike and take the time to explore away from the tourist trail. Cycle around the Palermo Woods; see the Floralis Genérica, the Rose Garden, and the Planetarium; and stop to visit Recoleta Cemetery.
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Av. Santa Fe 768
Av. Santa Fe 768, C1006 CABA, ArgentinaOur meeting point is next to General San Martin -on horse- monument at San Martin Square (768 Santa Fe Avenue approximately) in Retiro District, CABA. DEPARTURE TIME: Morning Tour starts at 9:30 am Afternoon tour starts at 2 Pm Please make sure to be 15 minutes in advance if possible.
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    Plaza San Martin
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    Floralis Generica
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    Palermo Chico
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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    Pass by Museo de Arte Latinoamericano de Buenos Aires
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    Planetario Galileo Galilei
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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    Rosedal De Palermo
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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    Monumento de los Espanoles
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 7
    Monumento a Eva Peron
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    Pass by Plaza Francia
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    Recoleta
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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    Cemiterio de Recoleta
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Av. Santa Fe 768
Av. Santa Fe 768, C1006 CABA, ArgentinaOur meeting point is next to General San Martin -on horse- monument at San Martin Square (768 Santa Fe Avenue approximately) in Retiro District, CABA. DEPARTURE TIME: Morning Tour starts at 9:30 am Afternoon tour starts at 2 Pm Please make sure to be 15 minutes in advance if possible.
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Highlights
  • Explore Buenos Aires’ most scenic neighborhoods by bike
  • Guided walking tour of the magnificent Recoleta Cemetery
  • Leisurely pace: suitable for all ages and abilities 
  • Choice of morning or afternoon tour available
What to Expect
Meet your guide at San Martin Square in Retiro and set out to explore two of the city’s most affluent neighborhoods—Recoleta and Palermo. Glide around Plaza Francia and Carlos Thays Park, and pause to admire monuments such as the National Arts Museum and the striking Floralis Genérica, a futuristic flower sculpture which ‘blooms’ at sunrise and closes at sunset. Continue to Palermo and cycle through the vast parklands of the Palermo Woods, passing the Evita Monument, the Spanish Monument, and the Japanese Garden. Stop to stroll around the idyllic Rose Garden, see the Planetarium and Plaza Italia, and take photos. Finally, visit the Recoleta Cemetery and follow your guide on a 30-minute walking tour of the magnificent tombs, the most famous of which is Evita’s grave. Your tour ends back at the departure point.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Av. Santa Fe 768, C1006 CABA, Argentina
Duration
4h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Beach cruisers bikes, helmets, medical assistance
  • 1 bottled water per person
  • Skilled multilingual guides with proven experience in the field.
  • In case of rain, rain gear gear will be provided. The tour is only canceled in case of heavy rain.
  • Child Seats available
  • Tours are designed for people of all ages
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • Minimum age is 10 years
  • Please do not bring expensive watches, jewlery or passports to the bike tour
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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oyster1001 wrote a review Mar. 2020
Port Orchard, Washington43 contributions8 helpful votes
Great Bike Tour. Great way to see the finer points of Buenos Aires. He explained so much and knew the history. Left on time and with the bike lanes it was very safe We went to the rose garden. Beautiful. Do the Recoleta and Palermo tour.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from biketoursbuenosaires, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Half-Day Recoleta and Palermo Bike Tour in Buenos Aires
Responded Mar. 2, 2020
Thanks a lot for you great review! We truly appreciate it.
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Adrian R wrote a review Jan. 2020
Marlow, United Kingdom9 contributions6 helpful votes
Pablo did a brilliant job bringing to life the various points of interest and giving us a deep insight into Argentina. The bike riding was easy (flat!!) and the amount of commentary and stops was just right
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from biketoursbuenosaires, Guest Relations Manager at Half-Day Recoleta and Palermo Bike Tour in Buenos Aires
Responded Jan. 30, 2020
Thank you so much for your positive review! We are really happy to know how much you enjoyed it!
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Jonas N wrote a review Jan. 2020
Stockholm, Sweden23 contributions3 helpful votes
The tour was a very easy bike tour. Pablo was a great guide and showed us some very interesting sites, and told us a lot about the country, city and neighborhoods. Despite that one of the bikes got a flat tyre, he managed to fix it and we could continue withut much of a delay.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from biketoursbuenosaires, Guest Relations Manager at Half-Day Recoleta and Palermo Bike Tour in Buenos Aires
Responded Jan. 25, 2020
We are glad to know that you had a great experience and appreciate constructive criticism, it always helps us to improve!
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Ignacio wrote a review Jan. 2020
4 contributions
This was an amazing and easygoing tour through some of the most beautiful parts of the city. Our tour guide, Mary, was super friendly and helpful, and spoke excellent English. 10/10, Highly recommend!
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from biketoursbuenosaires, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Half-Day Recoleta and Palermo Bike Tour in Buenos Aires
Responded Jan. 7, 2020
Thank you very much for this great review!! So good to know how much you enjoyed it! Best regards.
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Nashat N wrote a review Jan. 2020
Washington DC, District of Columbia4 contributions
well , I was in Bounces Aries with my girlfriend and my dental partner for 3 days. The bike tour was one of the activates that we did there and in fact was one of the best . All the credit goes to the Tour girl who guided us throughout the day, her name is Mariana Vega and she
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from biketoursbuenosaires, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Half-Day Recoleta and Palermo Bike Tour in Buenos Aires
Responded Jan. 7, 2020
Thank you so much for this great review! So happy to know that our bike tour was one of the best activities you all did when visiting in Buenos Aires. Kind regards!
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ChristianH1990
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Fun and educative; highly recommended
I was happy to join this bicycle tour guided by Mariana, in the afternoon of the day of my arrival in Buenos Aires.
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Johnmmoss
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City tour
Guide very knowledgable and engaging Saw most of highlights for a 3 hour ride Bikes were adequate Highly recommend
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SugarBearBQ
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Loved this super information filled tour! Highly recommend
My husband and I really enjoyed this tour! It was our 2nd day in BA. Neither of us had been there before. The ci
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R5579TCryanj
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Awesome tour
Brilliant tour. Mary was lovely. Highly recommended. It was really fun and insightful. BA is such a cool and intere
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Adrianne W
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I would do this a million times over!
This tour was great! A representative from the company was at the meeting spot early to get everyone situated on a
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davidsX4456GK
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Good tour
Touring Buenos Aires by bicycle is efficient effective and fun. The city core can be traveled much faster by Nike t
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alexandratravelsnow
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Great tour, highly recommend! :)
We were only with 2 people so it was almost a private tour. It was a lot of fun and I saw loads in just a few hours
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andrearobbiebebop
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Easy ride around the city
Firstly, Marianna and Alex were brilliant!!!! They were very attentive to our safety on the roads, although a good
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JimWarp
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Bike tour
Great way to see the city, excellent guide who was friendly and knowledgable, really enjoyable morning tour.
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billscha13
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Morning ride
It was a Lovely ride. A bit of traffic. Very knowledgeable leader. I would book it again if I returned.
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TinaM4583
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Downtown Bike Tour with La Boca
Great bike tour of the downtown, seeing all the key sites with a history background and then walking in La Boca. We
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MatthewThomasW
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Biking and Street Art in a beautiful city - Must Do!
This was fantastic. Without a doubt, such a great way to see BA city and surrounding areas. Alex was an awesome gui
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judsonh106
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Awesome tour of BA with an incredible guide!
The bike tour was an awesome way to see BA and our guide, Matthew, was super engaging and knowledgeable. Our great
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1KTraveler2014
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Wonderful experience
Our first afternoon in BA, incredibly hot and uncomfortable, turned into a wonderful time of exploring the highligh
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Alice D
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Half Day
Giselle was fabulous. Knowledgeable, considerate and professional. We saw a wide range of significant Argentina his
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