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This elegant thoroughfare is one of the streets bordering the historic and cosmopolitan city center.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cafe tortoni” (14 reviews)
“casa rosada” (16 reviews)
“de julio” (10 reviews)
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Montserrat
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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
Reviewed 27 August 2017

On the way to the Casa Rosada you can stroll, watch the people and enjoy a coffee in dozens of coffee shops. Direct access via Subway makes it even more convenient.

Thank Viajero_10250
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We walked along here as part of the Free Tours by Foot. There is supposed to be a building with great views. There was an interesting mural 1/2 way down.

Thank VTglobetraveler
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I didn't spend long enough on this Avenue but the time I did was thoroughly enjoyable for reasons that are hard to articulate. But if you like lovely broad streets with interesting places punctuating each block, it's certainly worth some calories.

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 30 July 2017

This avenue is nice to stroll down. There are a lot of opportunities for photos. Very pleasant place.

Thank Tim G
Reviewed 1 June 2017

One of many magnificent avenues in Buenos Aires. Runs through the center of town up plaza de Mayo. Very impressive buildings on both sides of the avenue with many restaurants and shops.

Thank Ruben A G
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Nice avenue in Buenos Aires plenty of very nice old buildings. You can find also many restaurants (some of them spanish food). This Avenue runs from Plaza de Mayo to the Congress. You can also find there the most famous Cafe in the City: Cafe...More

Thank Saxon120
Reviewed 16 May 2017

This avenue runs from Plaza de Mayo, which is in front of Casa Rosada, the equivalent of the White House in Washington,D.C. Within this avenue is Cafe Tortoni, the most famous coffee house in the city, with a history of tango celebrities from yeas ago,...More

Thank wildrio
Reviewed 1 May 2017

I'm not sure what makes this eligible for a Certificate of Excellence, especially given its relative low ranking as compared to other BA attractions. It's a nice looking street but it's still a city street lined with those types of shops and offices that one...More

Thank dskid
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Montserrat
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
...More
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