National Congress Building in Buenos Aires

Pre-Excursion: Buenos Aires Contrasts

Discover the streets of Buenos Aires, visit the most multi-ethnic neigbourhoods of this city full of contrasts and get surprised.

  • Extend your holiday with Hurtigruten in South America
  • Guided tour by coach through Buenos Aires
  • Discover the city’s unexplored boroughs including Once, Belgrano, China Town and Palermo
  • Learn about the various cultures, try their food and visit numerous iconic landmarks
  • Destinations

    South America

  • Season

    Available all year

  • Duration

    3.5 hours

  • Min. passengers


  • Booking code


  • From

    59 €

Delve into Buenos Aires’ most multiethnic neighborhoods during a 3,5 hour guided sightseeing tour and discover the city’s unexplored boroughs including Once, Palermo, Belgrano and China Town. Learn about the various cultures, try their food and visit numerous iconic landmarks.

Leaving the hectic city center behind, you will explore Once neighborhood, inhabited by a large Jewish community, currently considered as the third largest orthodox Jewish community in the world, after Israel and New York. You will have a stop and free time to buy some typical food in one of the many Jewish shops in the area before we continue to Palermo Soho, nowadays well known as the most modern and chic area in the city full of colorful graffiti’s and street shops. Discover the area and do some shopping before we continue to Belgrano, where we see China Town. Bus will stop there so you can get a feel for this sector of the city, full of restaurants and shops.

Buenos Aires is a complex city - when you thought you knew it, it surprises you once again with something new.

Practical information 


The price includes a an English guided sightseeing tour by bus, English-speaking guide, starting and ending at hotel.


  • This excursion is available as pre-programme in combination with voyages starting in Ushuaia.
  • It starts from your hotel in Buenos Aires one day prior to embarkation (approximately 15:00-18:30)
  • For guests with limited mobility on request.
  • If the minimum number of participants is not reached, we reserve the right to cancel the trip until 6 weeks before departure.