Home to the famous Caminito alleyway gallery and La Bombonera football stadium, La Boca has a reputation forged on two major tourist attractions. Make your way straight to Caminito and appreciate the dazzling colors of the buildings around you, then head to the stadium for a behind-the-scenes tour. Apart from those two attractions, you'll struggle to find much else of interest in the largely industrial neighborhood. Visit during the day, as the area has a seedy reputation at night. Use our Buenos Aires day trip tool to arrange your visit to La Boca and other attractions in Buenos Aires.
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  • On a sunny Spring Sunday afternoon this was the perfect spot to be in Buenos Aires. Yes, there are tacky souvenir shops everywhere, and the restaurants won't be making anyone's lists, but the Camanito...  more »
  • Very touristy, nothing about it felt authentic... just a bunch of vendors trying to sell tourist trinkets.  more »
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