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Barracas Free Walking Tour
  • English English
  • 4 hours

Discover one of the most bohemian neighborhoods of Buenos Aires when you take this amazing free walking tour of Barracas. Best of all, it's completely FREE!

Barracas Free Tour

We will meet at the scheduled time in the center of Barracas, where we begin our fascinating tour of this porteño neighborhood.

This place has served as a home for both aristocracy and the working class of Buenos Aires. This mixture of influences can be seen in the architecture of the buildings, some of them huge mansions built during the nineteenth century and others, renovated factories.

As we explore the charming streets of Barracas, you will discover the importance that urban art holds in this neighborhood. You will see various iconic pieces of wall art, among which is the "The return of Quinquela", a huge mural that will leave you amazed, especially when you hear the story behind it.

We will also visit the elegant Church of Santa Felicita, an amazing Art Nouveau train station, and the Or Torah Synagogue, among many other fascinating places. But without a doubt, the main stars of this free tour are the street artists and their urban works of art.

After four hours exploring this captivating neighborhood, we will end the free tour of Barracas next to the Pueyrredón Bridge.

Who can take part in this activity?

The minimum age required to do this activity is 12 years old and the maximum is 75 years old.

You name the price!

Our guides work exclusively for the tips they receive from the guests. At the end of the tour, it is up to you to decide how much their effort is worth.


This free tour does not accept bookings for more than 6 people. If you are part of a larger group, we recommend you to book our private tour of Buenos Aires.


Per person
Free tour in English

Free tour in English

  • Per person


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4 hours.

Language English

The tour is exclusively in English.


Guide in English.

When to book?

Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.

You can book up until the previous day (10:00 AM local time) if there are still places available.


Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.

Frequently asked questions

  • Q - How to book?

    A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.

If you still have more questions, check out our section on frequently asked questions. If you need help to book an activity or have any enquiries, please contact us.


No (not suitable for people with reduced mobility).


Meeting point

Farmacia Olivera.


If you are not able to attend the tour, please cancel your reservation in the control panel, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.

When the minimum number of participants (2) is not reached, we will contact you to offer you other alternatives.