Plaza de MayoApprox. Time: 3 hours
Activity Level: Easy to Moderate

The Plaza de Mayo is a place of important historical and political events in Argentina. It is the site where the first pronunciation towards Argentinian independence was made in May of 1810. It is also the site where the mothers and grandmothers of the children who were taken by the military protest in hopes of finding their loved ones. The Casa Rosada and San Ignacio Cathedral both look out onto the plaza.

Courtesy of the Argentina Tourism Board