Did you know that you can tour Buenos Aires by bus? The tourist bus service is done on a regular basis, with timetables and fixed stops, following the Hop On – Hop Off system .
Service starts at the first stop at 9am in high season (from the first day of June last November, also Easter and long weekend carnival in Mercosur) and 9.30am in low season, while the last departure will be at 5.30pm in both cases. The frequency will be every half an hour and the total length of the circuit (12 stops) is 2 hours and 45 minutes.
In each of the stops the bus stays for a couple of minutes allowing passengers to get on or off board.
The circuit stops at 12 great tourist spots in the City of Buenos Aires:
Stop 0: FLORIDA | Diagonal Norte and Florida
Stop 1: PLAZA DE MAYO | Rivadavia between Reconquista and San Martin
Stop 2: CONGRESS | Rivadavia between Parana and Montevideo
Stop 3: MONTSERRAT | Balcarce Avenida Belgrano y Pasaje between July 5
Stop 4: San Telmo | Avenida Paseo Colón between Independence Avenue and Pasaje Giuffra
Stop 5: BOCA | Avenida Pedro de Mendoza between Palos and Caminito
Stop 6: ECOLOGICAL RESERVE | Avenida Tristán Achaval Rodríguez, Ecological Reserve
Stop 7: PUERTO MADERO | Macacha Güemes against Hilton Hotel
Stop 8: PLAZA SAN MARTIN | Del Libertador Avenue between Palm Avenue and San Martín Mejía
Stop 9: PALERMO / ROSEDAL | Avenida del Libertador and Avenue Sarmiento
Stop 10: PLAZA ITALIA | Av Sarmiento, sidewalk right onto Avenida del Libertador. Next to the Teatro Sarmiento
Stop 11: RECOLETA | Del Libertador Avenue opposite the National Museum of Fine Arts
Stop 12: PLAZA LAVALLE | Viamonte between Talcahuano and Freedom
You can buy tickets at the main booth on Florida St and Diagonal norte, or get them online with a 5% discount
A 24h ticket costs $ 70 pesos and a 48 hours one Costs $ 90
For further info check the website http://www.buenosairesbus.com