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Buenos Aires Historico Tours

San Telmo Area, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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The ideal welcome to Buenos Aires

Carla is a wonderful person, and full of knowledge and enthusiasm for the history of Buenos Aires... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2017
Zia A
Buenos Aires City Tour

Amazingly detailed and personal tour of Buenos Aires with Carla. Loved how neighborhoods... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2015
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Buenos Aires Histórico offers private bilingual tours with a historical, cultural and environmental approach.Provided by a University of Buenos Aires Historian and Lecturer on the City of Buenos Aires´History and a graduate teacher with a wide experience as tour leader worldwide,the aim is to offer a unique and authentic experience of Buenos Aires.Our aim is to introduce visitors to the fascinating History of Buenos Aires.We offer walking as well as full day tours with tranportation included.For those willing to explore beyond the classic touristy sights we offer "off the beaten track tours".
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San Telmo Area, Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Reviewed 30 January 2017

Carla is a wonderful person, and full of knowledge and enthusiasm for the history of Buenos Aires. I had a brilliant tour of the southern barrios, and went right off the tourist-track. You won't find much of Carla's tour in a mainstream travel guide. As...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2015

Amazingly detailed and personal tour of Buenos Aires with Carla. Loved how neighborhoods, buildings, and facts were tied together to weave a picture of the city. The Recoleta Cemetery walking tour part alone was so detailed that it would take a visitor a lifetime to...More

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Reviewed 20 January 2015

This was our second tour with BA Historico Tours and it was again a real pleasure. We did the Tigre & San Isidro with Cecilia (properly the best guide in BA) who picked us up at our hotel. So we took together the taxi to...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2014

Perfect tours with fantastic guides! I have visited 3 privet tours: tango tour, recolleta tour ant tour to San-Antonio. All tour were perfect. Guides very educated, exated and frandly. Very easy and comfortable organization. Many flexible varaties to visit. Great thanks for everybody. especialy Carla,...More

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carlysantelmo, Owner at Buenos Aires Historico Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2014

Thanks Marina, I had a wonderful day showing you around Buenos Aires, especially the tango tour.It is always nice to learn there are so many people passionate about tango. Thanks again for your nice review

Reviewed 1 January 2014

Our last stop on our three city south American trip last March was Buenos Aires. I arranged Carla to pick us up at the local airport upon arrival from Iguazu Falls so as to not lose time. The introduction to BA was fantastic-distilled and very...More

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carlysantelmo, Owner at Buenos Aires Historico Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2014

Thanks for your review, we really enjoyed having shown Buenos Aires to your family.

Reviewed 25 November 2013

Four of us spent a full day with Cecilia from Buenos Aires Historico Tours. We went by train to the Tiger Delta, then by commuter boat to an island where we spent an hour walking the island. After a private boat ride back, we took...More

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carlysantelmo, Owner at Buenos Aires Historico Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2013

Thanks for your review.Cecilia ,our guide expert on Tigre also enjoyed the day she spent with you. We are happy to share our love for the City with you. Thanks for your nice review. Carla

Reviewed 27 September 2013

After the thorough research of the tripadvisor, I decided to choose Cultura CERCANA to do the city tours of Buenos Aires. Beyond my expectation, we were able to explore every corner of the city as well as Tegla. Fabian is well educated and historical minded....More

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carlysantelmo, Owner at Buenos Aires Historico Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2013

I am afraid this review is for another company.Our company is Buenos Aires Historico Tours and we specialize in historical tailored made tours.

Reviewed 4 September 2013

Don't take a tour delight yourself by walking and wondering around this historic part of the city. Don't miss the fair on sundays which is very popular and where you can find unique souvenirsMore

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carlysantelmo, Owner at Buenos Aires Historico Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2013

Thanks for your review.A pity we could not meet but I know Esteban did a great job as a guide. Anyway I am not pregnant anymore but with a nice baby and back to the tours. Thanks again and we are happy you enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 30 January 2013

After reading TA reviews, I decided to go with BAs Historico Tours - the guides sounded thoughtful, highly professional and very knowledgeable and I really liked that they are university educated in areas that give a special slant to their tours - ie, they really...More

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carlysantelmo, Owner at Buenos Aires Historico Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2013

Thanks for your nice review. I am happy you enjoyed your time in Buenos Aires with our guide Esteban. We really thank you for your feedback. Carla

Reviewed 30 December 2012

I've written over 120 reviews and I take providing feedback seriously. I hope you find my review helpful. After reading many reviews of various tour companies in BA, I choose Historico Tours. We planned a 6-hour private walking tour of the city center for the...More

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carlysantelmo, Owner at Buenos Aires Historico Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2013

Thanks for your time in reviewing our tours. We are happy you enjoyed the tour by Esteban. Sorry about the misunderstanding about dollars and pesos. We meant to take your dollars at a higer value but it was my mistake not to explain this clearly.We...More

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