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Skip-the-Line Colon Theater & Palace of Buenos Aires Tour

by Signature Tours
per adult Price is ¥10
Duration: 2h 30m Free cancellation available No Booking Fees E-voucher (printout not required) Offered in: English Offered in: English

Highlights

  • Learn the history of the famous Colon Theater

  • Admire the exteriors of the palaces of Buenos Aires on a wal

  • Learn about the influences of La Belle Epoque on the city's

  • Live and feel the Belle Epoque in Buenos Aires

  • See why Buenos AIres is known as “the little Paris”

Highlights

  • Learn the history of the famous Colon Theater

  • Admire the exteriors of the palaces of Buenos Aires on a wal

  • Learn about the influences of La Belle Epoque on the city's

  • Live and feel the Belle Epoque in Buenos Aires

  • See why Buenos AIres is known as “the little Paris”

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10:45 AM, Teatro Colon Skip-the-Line plus Palaces of Buenos Aires Tour in English

Duration 2h 30m

Live Commentary in English and Spanish.

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Total price is ¥10, taxes included

No booking or credit card fees

Skip-the-Line Colon Theater & Palace of Buenos Aires Tour

Activity Location

Colon Theater

1171 Tucumán

Buenos Aires C1049

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Colon Theater

    1171 Tucumán

    Buenos AIres C1049


Description

Meet your guide in late morning next to the Teatro Colon (Colon Theater) to start your visit of the horseshoe-shaped auditorium. The theater has 2,487 seats (slightly more than the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London), standing room for 1,000, and a stage 20 meters wide, 15 meters high, and 20 meters deep. The theater's interior design also features a rich scarlet and gold decor. The cupola contains canvas painted in 1966 by the 20th-century artist Raúl Soldi during renovation work.

After an hour inside the Colon Theater, you will be starting your 1.5-hour walking tour outside some of the most impressive palaces of Buenos Aires, such as the Aguas Corrientes Palace, Congress Palace, and the Barolo Palace at tour's end.

The theme of the tour is related to La Belle Epoque, architecture, economic situations, and social reality. As well as the role of Argentina and influence of France in upper-class Buenos Aires and the Influence of the 1st and 2nd World War in the construction of the palaces.


Inclusions

  • Guided tour of Colon Theater and Palace of Buenos Aires

  • Skip-the-line access to Colon Theater

  • Live tour commentary provided in English or Spanish


Exclusions

  • Roundtrip transportation to and from your hotel

  • Food and beverages

  • Gratuities


Know Before You Book

  • Children 1 and under are complimentary

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • A moderate amount of walking is involved.

  • Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair

  • You must make your own way to the meeting point. Please check before you go.

  • Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.