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10 Days in Buenos Aires: A Journey of Culture and Cuisine

Emilly Moura

Emilly Moura

13 Oct 2023

Experience the vibrant city of Buenos Aires with this 10-day itinerary. Explore beautiful parks, indulge in delicious meals, and immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage of Argentina's capital.

Trip to Buenos Aires

Day 1
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$56

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$ 2

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Depart from your stay 🏨

21 - 26 min

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Humboldt 1271
7:30 AM - 7:30 AM
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Free
8 - 10 min

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La Esperanza de los Ascurra
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
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$12
17 - 21 min

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Parque de los Niños
Grassy waterfront park with a promenade, kids’ play structures, shade trees & picnic areas.
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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Free
10 - 12 min

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Paseo El Rosedal Garden
Scenic park with sprawling rose gardens, plus statues of famous poets & a lake with a quaint bridge.
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
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Free
4 - 6 min

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La Carnicería
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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$22
5 - 8 min

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Plaza Italia
Busy pedestrian city square featuring a monument of Giuseppe Garibaldi & a Roman column.
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
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Free
Carneros Parrilla
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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$22
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7:30 AM - 7:30 AM
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Free
Day 2
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$77

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$ 1

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Depart from your stay 🏨

12 - 15 min

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Humboldt 1271
7:30 AM - 7:30 AM
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Free
11 - 16 min

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Mishiguene
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
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$16
9 - 14 min

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Planetario Galileo Galilei
Planetarium opened in 1967, hosting astronomical displays & exhibitions, plus external light shows.
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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$5
4 - 5 min

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Jardín Japonés
Garden with Japanese landscaping, ponds, exhibits & a plant nursery, plus a sushi restaurant.
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
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$13
1 - 2 min

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Croque Madame
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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$20
3 - 4 min

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Museo Nacional de Arte Decorativo
Luxurious museum with a garden providing artwork from around the world, guided tours & education.
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
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$5
Síntesis Tapas Asiáticas
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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$18
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7:30 AM - 7:30 AM
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Free
Day 3
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$54

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$ 1

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Depart from your stay 🏨

9 - 11 min

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Humboldt 1271
7:30 AM - 7:30 AM
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Free
10 - 15 min

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Tea Connection
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
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$14
9 - 11 min

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Tres de Febrero Park
Boating, rollerblading & planetarium visits in a sprawling green space around a central rose garden.
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Free
4 - 6 min

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Al Queso Queso
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
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$18
5 - 8 min

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Jardín Botánico Carlos Thays
Guided tours are given at a 7-hectare botanical garden with a greenhouse & rare continental plants.
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
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Free
Carneros Parrilla
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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$22
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7:30 AM - 7:30 AM
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Free
Day 4
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$58

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$ 1

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Depart from your stay 🏨

10 - 12 min

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Humboldt 1271
7:30 AM - 7:30 AM
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Free
13 - 20 min

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Brioche Dorée
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
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$16
10 - 12 min

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Buenos Aires Ecoparque
Former zoo turned ecological park with paths amid native plants & free-roaming & enclosed animals.
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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Free
5 - 8 min

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Centro Cultural Recoleta
The 1732 building, one of the city's oldest, is a cultural center with concerts, classes & exhibits.
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
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Free
5 - 8 min

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Rufino Argentino
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
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$22
Il Quotidiano
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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$20
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7:30 AM - 7:30 AM
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Free
Day 5
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$83

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$ 1

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Depart from your stay 🏨

20 - 24 min

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Humboldt 1271
7:30 AM - 7:30 AM
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Free
4 - 5 min

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Starbucks
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
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$16
7 - 9 min

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Plaza del Congreso
Opened for the 100th anniversary of the revolution, this square contains lavish carved fountains.
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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Free
11 - 16 min

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Obelisco
Unveiled in 1936, this landmark obelisk made from Cordoba white stone is a popular meeting place.
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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Free
10 - 15 min

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Galerías Pacífico
Mural-filled shopping mall with tax-free shopping for visitors & guided tours of the grand building.
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
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Free
4 - 5 min

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Delhi Mahal
Platos con carne, pollo y pescado y vegetarianos.
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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$20
8 - 12 min

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Teatro Colón
This grand theater (circa 1908) known for acoustics hosts classical music, operas, ballets & tours.
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
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$25
La Estancia
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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$22
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7:30 AM - 7:30 AM
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Free
Day 6
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$67

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$ 2

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Depart from your stay 🏨

27 - 33 min

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7:30 AM - 7:30 AM
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Free
3 - 4 min

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Hipopotamo Bar
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
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$14
7 - 9 min

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Parque Lezama
Landscaped city park with monuments & statues, tree-lined walkways & a playground.
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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Free
26 - 32 min

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Museo de la Pasión Boquense
Tech-rich museum devoted to the Boca Juniors football club, with memorabilia & stadium tours.
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
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$13
10 - 15 min

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Tierra de Nadie
Pioneros de la Hamburguesa rellena, Ricos Tacos, Burritos y Pollo crocante! Comida caseras, los mas deliciosos aderezos y todo hecho a la vista.
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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$18
5 - 6 min

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Parque Rivadavia
Green area with a monument to Simón Bolívar, secondhand bookstores & a weekly vintage record sale.
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
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Free
SushiClub Caballito
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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$22
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7:30 AM - 7:30 AM
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Free
Day 7
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$100

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$ 1

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Depart from your stay 🏨

11 - 14 min

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Humboldt 1271
7:30 AM - 7:30 AM
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Free
6 - 9 min

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Co-Pain
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
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$12
18 - 22 min

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Parque Centenario
Scenic green space offering an amphitheater, a lake with ducks, murals, sculptures & a fountain.
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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Free
6 - 9 min

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Tango Show Buenos Aires
Romantic, low-lit venue serving steaks, local fare & wine while tango dancers perform.
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
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$50
4 - 5 min

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Pertutti
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
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$18
8 - 11 min

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Casa Rosada
Venerable, pink-colored palace that houses the presidential office & features guided tours.
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
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Free
4 - 5 min

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Woman's Bridge
The 160m-long pedestrian suspension swing bridge was designed by architect Santiago Calatrava.
5:00 PM - 5:15 PM
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Free
La Parolaccia Trattoria
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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$20
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7:30 AM - 7:30 AM
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Free
Day 8
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$54

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$ 2

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Depart from your stay 🏨

17 - 21 min

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7:30 AM - 7:30 AM
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Free
1 - 2 min

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Buenos Aires Grill
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
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$14
13 - 16 min

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El Ateneo Grand Splendid
This converted theater was first opened in 1919 & has now been converted into an elegant book store.
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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Free
6 - 8 min

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Reserva Ecológica Costanera Sur
Waterside city nature reserve with lagoons, marshland & forest, plus walking & cycling trails.
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
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Free
4 - 5 min

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London City
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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$20
5 - 8 min

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Plaza de Mayo
City square named after 1810 revolution that took place here, leading to Argentina's independence.
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
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Free
Green Eat
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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$20
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7:30 AM - 7:30 AM
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Free
Day 9
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$54

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$ 1

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Depart from your stay 🏨

28 - 34 min

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Humboldt 1271
7:30 AM - 7:30 AM
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Free
4 - 5 min

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Origen
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
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$12
11 - 16 min

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San Telmo Fair
Handicrafts, vintage finds, clothing & knick-knacks pack outdoor stalls at a lively Sunday market.
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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Free
8 - 10 min

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The Port of Buenos Aires
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
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Free
2 - 3 min

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Green Eat
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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$20
3 - 4 min

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Mirador Guemes Gallery
Specialty shops & eateries featured on the ground floor of an elegant art nouveau building.
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
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Free
Cafe Paulin
Famoso café Paulín se distingue por sus sándwiches, tartas y empanadas de calidad realizados en el día con productos 100% frescos.
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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$22
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7:30 AM - 7:30 AM
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Free
Day 10
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$115

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$ 1

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Depart from your stay 🏨

26 - 32 min

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Humboldt 1271
7:30 AM - 7:30 AM
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Free
1 - 2 min

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El Mercado
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
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$14
7 - 9 min

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Rojo Tango Show
Swanky, low-lit venue serving European fare while tango dancers perform on a small stage.
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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$63
4 - 5 min

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Centro Cultural Kirchner (CCK)
Expansive beaux arts cultural center showcasing a variety of musical performances & art exhibits.
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
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Free
1 - 2 min

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Restaurante Sorrento Puerto Madero
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
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$20
Happening
Fundado en los revolucionarios años 60’s, hoy es heredero y único representante de la tradición de los legendarios carritos de la costanera, lugar por excelencia de los asados porteños, evolucionó hacia la cocina moderna en constante crecimiento.
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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$18
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7:30 AM - 7:30 AM
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Free

Budget breakdown: $727 In total

Activities & Food:$717
Transport:$11