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Free Walking Tour of Tigre
Activities in Tigre

Free Walking Tour of Tigre

  • Free
  • English English
  • 1 hour 30 minutes

Lying on the banks of the River Tigre delta, this beautiful Argentinian city is full of history and surprises. Discover them on this free walking tour!

Free Walking Tour of Tigre

The best place to start discovering this charming city is at the train station in Tigre, where we'll meet at 10:30 am.

After finding out about the source and route of the river Tigre delta, we'll head to the Sacriste Bridge to discover the history of the city's first inhabitants. We'll then continue the free tour, passing the boat passenger station, where you'll find out more about the water taxis that are the only form of public transport in this area.

The next stop will be at the statue of the ex-president of Argentina, Domingo Faustino Sarmiento. Do you know what links this politician with the city of Tigre? Our expert guide will tell you this and more! Afterwards, you'll see the Villa Carmen, which used to be inhabited by an important Scottish family and its design dates back to the golden years of the 1900s, more commonly referred to as the 'belle époque'.

We'll continue discovering the history of Tigre as we see the buildings of two important local clubs: the Buenos Aires Rowing Club and the Club Canotieri Italiani. Finally, we'll end this free walking tour of Tigre at 12 pm at the Puerto de Frutos. You'll arrive just in time for lunch, so don't forget to ask the guide for restaurant recommendations at the port!

Important Information

  • This free tour of Tigre is not available for groups of over 6 people
  • On this tour we will not enter any of the monuments, rather our expert tour guide will tell you all about them from outside.
  • Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

Price

Free tours do not have a fixed price, rather each person offers the guide the amount they consider appropriate, depending on their level of satisfaction.

More Information

Duration

1 hour 30 minutes.

Language English

The tour includes an English speaking guide, but the tour can sometimes be carried out in two languages.

Included

English and Spanish speaking expert guide.

City map.

Not included

Mitre train tickets to get to Tigre.

When to book?

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

If there are still places available, you can book until the previous day (local time in Tigre).

Ticket

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.

Accessibility

No (not suitable for people with reduced mobility or pushchairs/strollers).

Free!

Meeting point

Tigre train station.

Cancellations

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.