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This elegant thoroughfare is one of the streets bordering the historic and cosmopolitan city center.
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“casa rosada” (18 reviews)
“cafe tortoni” (14 reviews)
“de julio” (10 reviews)
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Reviewed 3 days ago

An example of some traditional architecture. It has a nice vibe and lots of local shops - cafes and general shops. It is a road that seems to be connected to many other key roads, so it is easy to use a point of reference...More

Thank olayinka247
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was built as the Champs Élysées of BA...but since then, the footpaths have been widened into the road....thank goodness, as they are bustling with people and activity. While I was there, there were huge workers' protests: all very organised with much singing and drumming,...More

Thank Kapaas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I followed the guide book’s advice and tried to find the buildings it described. Maybe things changed in the 5 years since the book was published, because I couldn’t see the buildings it recommended. I saw Cafe Tortoni, where a long queue had already formed...More

Thank Com4t
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our hotel was on this busy main street which joins The Congress building with Casa Rosada. Full of many architectural master pieces including "Palacio Barolo" south Americas first Skyscraper. Walk the whole length, with the current financial situation in Argentina there are some empty building...More

Thank Eddie P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While walking this avenue you may think you're in France or Spain, becauseit has a lot of building very similars and you can access to the may square, the pink house and the cathedral.

Thank Luján C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our our first stop over in Montserrat I was a little underwhelmed by BA, it felt tired and dirty (the cloudy grey day didn't help). Upon returning from a tour in South America for 4 weeks, and with the help of some fair weather, we...More

Thank Ying Z
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This 15 blocks of avenue is an excellent place to take a stroll, specially on Sundays. It begins on the Casa Rosada, the Government House with the Historic Plaza de Mayo, and ends on Plaza de los Dos Congresos, where the Parliament building is located....More

Thank Viajera561
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

This was a nice avenue to walk. It's also one of the well known ones. It offers many popular spots to dine watch a show or some other entertainment. It's close to avenida 9 de julio so it's hard to miss.

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Story was the first mayor of Bueno Aires wanted to have a Boulevard similar to what Paris had and so began at the end of the 19th century an urban renewal project which gave birth to this great avenue which starts from the Government House...More

Thank Ricky Y
Reviewed 31 August 2017

There are a few interesting stops on this road although it is in a bit of a state of disrepair: Congress with lots of demonstrations Cafe Tortoni Plaza de Mayo It intersects with Ave 9 de Julio with the Obelisk nearby.

Thank mikeazzo
As part of the historic quarter of Buenos Aires,
Montserrat is defined by the historical events that
took place there and the landmarks that have stood the
test of time. The Plaza de Mayo is at the center of
this connection to history: countless public
demonstrations have passed through this square, going
back to the May Revolution of 1810. Walking the
streets of Montserrat allows us to imagine what Buenos
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