Buenos Aires Soccer Match Highlights
– Admission to either El Monumental Stadium or La Bombonera Stadium to watch a soccer match in Buenos Aires – See Argentina’s national team compete or watch the soccer clubs play in a local game – Cheer along with the passionate crowd – Learn to sing the fútbol songs – Hear stories about the soccer players, local clubs and teams from your guide
Buenos Aires Soccer Match Schedule
Departure point: Tour departs from selected hotels in the downtown, Recoleta and Congreso areas Departure time: Varies Duration: 5 hours (approx.)
After pickup from your hotel in Buenos Aires, arrive at the stadium and settle into your seat on the side of the home team. Then, get ready to watch some of the world’s best soccer players face their contenders on the fútbol field! Depending on which date you select, you’ll either watch one of three World Cup 2014 qualifying matches played by the national team – known informally as the Albicelestes (sky blue and whites), based on their uniform colors – or see the Argentinean athletic clubs’ professional teams compete in the first division. Hear the crowd roar, and sing along with the packed stadium, as fans cheer for their favorite players. Watch with amazement as national team captain Lionel Andrés Messi performs amazing moves toward another goal against Venezuela, Columbia or Peru! Or, sit on the edge of your seat for an exciting match between local clubs, such as River Plate and Boca Juniors – two of the most successful teams in the country – from the Belgrano and La Boca barrios (neighborhoods) of Buenos Aires. Your guide – a fútbol aficionado as well – will inform you about Argentina’s sports clubs, the players of the national team and the subculture of fans who follow them. When the matches are over, your guide will return you to your hotel. Schedule: March 17th: Boca Juniors vs. Argentinos Juniors March 20th: River Plate vs. Vélez Sársfield March 22nd: Argentina vs. Venezuela (World Cup 2014 Qualifying) March 31st: Boca Juniors vs. Lanús April 7th: River Plate vs. Arsenal April 14th: Boca Juniors vs. Belgrano April 21st: River Plate vs. Quilmes April 28th: Boca Juniors vs. River Plate May 5th: River Plate vs. All Boys May 12th: Boca Juniors vs. Colón May 19th: River Plate vs. Atlético Rafaela May 26th: Boca Juniors vs. Vélez Sársfield June 2nd: River Plate vs. Independiente June 7th: Argentina vs. Colombia (World Cup 2014 Qualifying) June 16th: Boca Juniors vs. Arsenal June 23rd: River Plate vs. San Martín (SJ) October 11th: Argentina vs. Peru (World Cup 2014 Qualifying)
Inclusions: – Professional guide – Entrance fees – Hotel pickup and drop-off Exclusions: – Food and drinks (hamburgers and hot dogs available for purchase at stadium; you may also bring your own snacks) – Gratuities (optional) – Additional info – Confirmation will be received at time of booking Note: if the time or day of the match selected is rescheduled, you will be notified.