Half Day San Telmo Tour Discovering Fileteado Porteño - in Buenos Aires - LikeALocal Guide
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Half Day San Telmo Tour Discovering Fileteado Porteño

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46.50 EUR

A unique experience to meet the art of Fileteado by touring around San Telmo and discovering it on its corners and bars.

Duration: 4 hours
    Available in
  • English,
  • Spanish,
  • Portuguese

Highlights

  • Delight a typical argentine breakfast.
  • Meet the art of Fileteado by touring around San Telmo.
  • Discover Fileteado on the corners and bars of this old neighborhood..
  • Learn about the history of the italian inmigrants who brought this technique to Argentina.
  • Enjoy a class of fileteado with a professional teacher.
  • Be part of this entertaining experience by painting your own piece of art.

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Description

Filleting is a “decorative thread” that revolutionized Buenos Aires at the beginning of the 20th century with its shapes and colors, when italian immigrants working at carriage factories introduced these ornamentations.

UNESCO declared this art as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.

It is a walking tour around the neighborhood of San Telmo, visiting the most important points of Fileteado Porteño, finishing at the Fileteadores Association where tourists will learn the filleting techniques by the hand of one of the teachers of this discipline.

Be part of this entertaining tour and paint your own Fileteado Piece of Art!

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What’s included & not included

  • A typical argentine breakfast (coffee & croissants)
  • Filleting class
  • All materials
  • A souvenir made by your own hands
  • Licensed guide
  • Gratuities
  • Pick up at hotels

Meeting point

We meet all travelers at The Federal Bar, Carlos Calvo 599, C1068 CABA, Argentina. Our tour guide will be waiting at the main entrance. 15 minutes of waiting tolerance.Note:** wear clothing that you will not care in case it get stained. (Carlos Calvo 599, AAK, Buenos Aires, Argentina)

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46.50 EUR
  • Full refund if you cancel up to 72 hours before the tour
  • No booking fees
  • Pay by credit card or PayPal

Tour operated by: Private Tours