Bike Tour – North Districts: Discover Buenos Aires in a different and fun way, making a bike tour through the most important districts of the city. Thanks to the professionalism of bilingual guides, you can learn more about the history, architecture and life is this metropolis.
In this bike tour, tour the north of the city, passing through the neighborhoods of Palermo, Recoleta Barrio Norte, Puerto Madero and Monserat. You will cycle in the largest parks in the city and in the most exclusive neighborhoods. After meeting your guide in the neightborhood of San Telmo, listen to a quick safety briefing before receiving your bike (a comfy beach cruiser) and helmet. Start the tour at the newest neighborhood in the city: Puerto Madero. It is the most visited by locals and tourists. His old Docks are now recycled into restaurants, lofts and offices, with the best view of the city and the Rio de La Plata.
Next, ride into the exclusive Barrio Norte, where you can see palecetes of beautiful architecture, that belong to the aristocratic families and embassies. Then you reach the neighborhood of Recoleta, reconicido by its French style buildings, parks and outdoor cafes. Reach the Recoleta Cemetery, one of the most famous in the world for its distinctive architecture and for conserving the remains of Eva Peron, among others personalities in Argentina's history.
Then head toward the district of Palermo – Buenos Aires’ largest neighborhood. Pedal to Palermo Woods, the city’s largest park, where you can admire its rose garden with more than 400 rose bushes. See more of the park’s sights, including the Buenos Aires Zoo, the Botánical Garden, Plaza Italia, Galileo Galilei Planetarium and the Spaniard’s Monument.
Throughout your tour, your entertaining and informative guide will regale you with fun facts about Buenos Aires’ rich history and provide commentary about the sites you’re passing. You’ll also break periodically to stretch your legs and take photos, ending your tour at the same meeting point.
Meeting/pick-up point: Tangol Travel Agency - Address: Defensa 831, San Telmo.
Duration: 3.5 hours.
Start/opening time: Daily at 13:45 hours.
-End/closing time: 5:30 hours.
Languages: English and Spanish.
Others: Tour can be canceled or rescheduled for heavy rain. Passenger must be at least 4 feet and 9 inches (150 cm) tall.