- 4 to 8 hours (Approx.)
- Hotel pickup offered
- Mobile ticket
Replace the bustle of Buenos Aires with the green countryside of the Tigre Delta! A popular weekend getaway for Buenos Aires locals, the delta offers lush scenery, a relaxing atmosphere, a boat and train ride and a chance to see another way of Argentine life. You can choose between a full-day and half-day tour, both of which include a cruise on the delta.
- Family friendly
- Informative, friendly and professional guide
- Get inside tips from a local
- Professional English- and Spanish-speaking guide
- Boat ride on the delta
- Hotel pickup (selected hotels; half-day tour only)
- Drop-off in the center of Buenos Aires (no drop-off at Hotels)
- Train ticket to come back to Buenos Aires (if you selected the full-day tour)
- Hotel pickup for full-day tour (meet your guide in the city center of Buenos Aires))
- Hotel drop-off
- Food and drinks
1: Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Capital Federal District
2: Cecilia Grierson 400, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Traveler pickup is offered
If your hotel is not in the list, please, add it at the time of booking.
If your hotel is outside the pick up area, we will confirm the pick up from a central meeting point.
Buenos Aires, Argentina
This is a typical itinerary for this product
Pass By: Tangol, Calle Defensa 831 - San Telmo, Buenos Aires 1005 Argentina
Full-Day Tour (8 hours)
Meet your guide in central Buenos Aires, and start your Delta adventure by listening to a little history about the development and expansion of Buenos Aires through the years. With your guide, board the boat at Puerto Madero and head to Tigre.
Half-Day Tour (4 hours)
You’ll be picked up from your hotel in either the morning or afternoon (depending on option selected) or, if your hotel is out of the pickup area, meet your guide in central Buenos Aires.
Stop At: Delta El Tigre, Tigre Argentina
Full-Day Tour (8 hours)
Cruise along the Costanera Navigation Canal, parallel to the Buenos Aires shoreline, passing the River Plate Stadium and the University of Buenos Aires.
Then, cruise through the canals of the delta, one of the largest in the world. Discover how the inhabitants of the delta turned it from a swampy area into a developed region with grass paths and canals of fresh water. Pass yacht clubs, waterfront houses on stilts, a market, and the house and museum of former Argentina president Sarmiento, who encouraged people to make their homes here.
In Tigre, hop on a bus, where you'll head to Puerto de Frutos. Here, follow your guide to the port that connects life on the islands with the mainland. It’s a lively and popular spot where you’ll have some time to take photos and walk around. You can also grab a bite to eat (own expense).
Next, visit Paseo Victoria where you'll have a chance to ato visit various museums including Museo del Mate, Naval Museum or Tigre and Art Museum (tickets not included).
Finally, head to the Tigre train station, where you will take a train back to the city of Buenos Aires. After approximately one hour, you will arrive to the Retiro train station, where your tour ends.
Half-Day Tour (4 hours)
On board a comfortable coach, ride along Costanera Avenue, parallel to the Rio de la Plata, and head out of the city center to San Isidro.
See its cathedral and the many mansions inhabited by old aristocratic families before continuing on to Tigre. Here, board a catamaran for a 40-minute cruise through the delta. See how people live on the islands and interact with floating services: the supermarket boat, water taxi and more. See the homes built on stilts and President Sarmiento’s home/museum.
At the end of the boat ride, return to port to re-board your coach for the drive back to Buenos Aires, where you tour ends downtown at either 1pm or 6pm (approx.).
Duration: 8 hours
Hotel pick-up is offered for this tour. Note: if you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee hotel pick-up. Once your purchase is complete, we will send you complete contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local operator to organize pick-up arrangements.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Note: Hotel pickup is only available for the half-day tour. If you choose the full-day tour, please add an X to the hotel pickup field upon check out. If you choose the 'Half-day' option, please advise your hotel upon booking or by contacting the local tour operator
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Near public transportation
- Infants must sit on laps
- Most travelers can participate
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.