South Buenos Aires Bike Tour
Going to the south, we will show you the history of the beginnings of Buenos Aires as a city. Its traditional houses, streets and locals will offer you the real essence of the original barrios. Be part of our main passions: tango and football. Discover a beautiful green area: The Ecological Reserve along the South Coast. We visit the neighborhoods of San Telmo, La Boca, Puerto Madero and Monserrat. Along the tour we will have 7 stops, to see the most attractive parts and learn about the history and thematic of each point.
After picking up the bikes in the neighborhood of San Telmo a 16km bike ride is waiting for us. First we explore the San Telmo neighborhood visiting Dorrego Square located in the heart of San Telmo. From there we head to Parque Lezama with its nice barranca along the parks eastern half, learn about Lezamas family and also Pedro de Mendoza.
Our next stop will be the famous "La Bombonera", the stadium of one of Argentina’s most famous football teams, Boca Juniors. Continuing our way we get to "Caminito", the famous and colorful street museum and traditional alley located in La Boca. After a 15 minutes break, which you can use to buy some souvenirs or just stroll around and breathe the Tango atmosphere, we are parting to the neighborhood of Puerto Madero, the newest and most modern area of Buenos Aires with the amazing skyline. We will bike through the Ecological Park and enjoy the beautiful and unique nature. The Park is famous for its variety of birds, attraction for many bird watchers.
Leaving the Park we will head to the main square of Buenos Aires "Plaza de Mayo" with the government house "Casa Rosada". Other importing buildings surrounding that square are the cathedral and "El Cabildo" which is the antique government house. Finally you will learn about the history of the mothers of Plaza de Mayo.
After a 3 hours amazing bike ride with lots of new impressions you will return to our meeting point San Telmo.