Step into this captivating self-guided audio tour through the enchanting Recoleta neighborhood of Buenos Aires.
As you untangle the threads of history, you'll delve into the life and enduring impact of one of Argentina's most influential figures, the beloved Eva Peron, fondly referred to as Evita. From her humble beginnings to her role as the nation's First Lady, you'll uncover her profound influence on society and the lasting imprints of Peronism. This tour assures an enriching exploration of Argentine history, culture, and architecture.
You will start at Plaza Eva Perón, where a statue stands in tribute to her enduring legacy. We'll then journey to iconic landmarks including the modernist National Library, the colorful Recoleta Cultural Center, and the Baroque Basilica of Our Lady of the Pillar. You will see grand monuments honoring important generals and national heroes, and hear their stories.
Our tale will culminate at the Recoleta Cemetery, the final resting place of Evita and other eminent figures in the nation's history.
Please, note that admission to the Recoleta Cemetery is 5 EUR payable on-site!