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This amazing boulevard is 425 feet wide, said to be the widest boulevard in the world.
Centro, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wide road, European feel and an obelisk that catches your eye. Every tour and taxi driver is sure to include driving on this impressive street.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank dekalbill
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

There is so much to this avenue that you can spend as little as an hour or as much a day going through it, from one side to the other, stopping to see all the vendors, and shops. The weather of course plays a big...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lia H
Reviewed 15 January 2019

When we were here many, many years ago, the center of this very grand boulevard was a dusty car park. We were shocked as many pointed to it as a European-style grand boulevard. It's now up to par, nicely landscaped.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 14 January 2019

Great to ramble along this avenue, you have a lot to see and take picture around there. We were there in November and saw lots of Jacaranda trees in bloom, bottle trees with 'cotton wool' blossom, birds of paradise and more. There are also some...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank gerardob646
Reviewed 8 January 2019

The widest boulevard in the world. Great to ramble along. Altho' the family-owned ice cream stores that were some of the best in the world and used to line the sides have disappeared. In fact it was hard to find anyplace in BA that made...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank what666
Reviewed 16 December 2018

How can you love an 18 lane road? Well we did and where we crossed it was actually 20 lanes - if you include the bus lane in the middle. In fact the road is made up of 3 lanes, a central reservation, a bus...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rthomp
Reviewed 11 December 2018

This huge avenue really has to be seen to be believed. Said to be the widest street in the world, this multi lane road is crazy busy, with the streets lined with various shops, bars and restaurants.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MissHolders
Reviewed 9 December 2018

This incredible multi-lane boulevard runs through the centre of the city. Lined with shops, bars and cafes, it is also the location of the iconic Obelisk and Teatro Colon. Most of the time it is busy with fast moving traffic. Pedestrians seeking to cross need...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 December 2018

The name of Avenue honors Argentina's Independence Day, July 9, 1816. The avenue has up to seven lanes in each direction, always traffic is heavy and through the center of the avenue runs one of Metrobus's corridors. The main landmarks along the avenue are, Teatro...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KaterinaBouza
Reviewed 2 November 2018

Not sure if it is true, but OMG this boulevars is large. I counted ten lanes for each direction, and you need to add the strips of green (great idea!) on some sections. A fantastic promenade on one of the most famous places on Earth.

Date of experience: November 2018
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