Caminito

Information about Caminito

Direccion: Barrio La Boca, Buenos Aires - See on the Map

Caminito is a museum alley and a traditional passage, of great cultural and tourist value, located in the La Boca neighborhood of the City of Buenos Aires, Argentina.
This street, immortalized in 1926 by the tango of the same name, composed by Juan de Dios Filiberto, is one of the most famous postcards of Buenos Aires, a place that easily enchant with its tango atmosphere and picturesque appearance, with tenements painted in bright colors , used mainly as artists ateliers, souvenir shops and bohemian bars.

Along this winding street, originally ran a railroad that over the years fell into disuse, becoming a dump known as The Curve. In 1959 after decades of neglect, the space was recovered by a group of neighbors led by the painter Benito Quintela Martín, who transformed it into the famous museum street, which can be visited today.

You can know Caminito in the following excursions

CITY TOUR BUENOS AIRES

Buenos Aires is a passionate and mysterious city. With a personal rhythm pulsing during the day and that does not stop at night. Buenos Aires has personality and at the same time, it may be many other cities: styles that coexist and are reflected in buildings and streets and hidden stories waiting to be discovered by those who know how to observe. This city tour is intended to know, understand and take an overview of all these peculiarities
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