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Avenida 9 de Julio s/n | Plaza de la Republica, Buenos Aires C1073ABA, Argentina
San Nicolás
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All reviews washington monument great landmark great meeting point corrientes avenue point of reference focal point beautiful at night main avenue wide street take pictures walking tour obelisk julio icon city op ba
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wouldn't go out of my way, but good photo ops with the big BA sign in front of it and on the widest Avenue in the world. If you are near check it out.

Thank bukagirl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can pass here and take a photo. Nothing else really going on at this site but it’s near other things

Thank Spartacus X
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Actual beautiful monument on the main avenue of Buenos Aires built in 1936, actually where a precious demolished church was located. Worth the visit. Lots of other great sights in that area.

Thank Michael O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Obelisco give me good feelings at the center of the city. This nostalgic point also helps the direction finding. This point have give to me the feeling it is also center of the world.

Thank niluferyildirim67
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It’s difficult to add something new about this Buenos Aires icon... but many pictures are possible enjoying the obelisco in the back.

Thank Sebastián B
Reviewed 17 August 2018

El Obelisco, or the 9th of July Obelisk, is one of those iconic images of BA, so if you are brave enough and patient enough to cross the eight lanes of traffic to get to it and to the big green-plant BA sign, do take...More

Thank Aglassortwo
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Visiting the Obelisco is a must, considering it is one of the most important icons in Buenos Aires. The Obelisco is located in the very busy 9 de Julio Avenue, gateway to many of the nicer areas in the city. It is easily accessed via...More

Thank Adriana P
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Center city of BA. The Washington Monument looking structure is beautiful at night when everything is all lit up. I thought it was worth walking up close to it and taking pictures vs. doing a quick drive-by. Highly recommended as it is such an iconic...More

Thank Curtez151
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely to see and be around on a nice night. Plenty of places to eat and shop around the area. Cabs, buses and trains are conveniently around the area too.

Thank shamellj2016
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Obelisco de Buenos Aires was erected in Plaza de la República (Republic Squire) in 1936. It is a national historic monument and icon of Buenos Aires. A visit to BA is not complete without a visit to this square. Its height is 67.5 meter. Republic...More

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San Nicolas
Immersed in the sound of honking horns and the
footsteps of busy office workers, the Microcentro area
of San Nicolás is where visitors will encounter the
true hustle and bustle of Buenos Aires, walking down
streets lined with office buildings and banks. The
financial district is well-known for its vibrant
atmosphere and unstoppable rhythm during office hours.
After dark, the hubbub and migrates to Corrientes
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