Gay Nightlife Walking Tour, Buenos Aires (Self Guided)

You want to get on the town? To feel the freedom of love pulsing in the air? Than Buenos Aires’ gay nightclubs are calling on you! It is the epicenter of the world’s nightlife; the music and entertainment never stop here! Don't leave the city before you visit at least all of these top attractions:
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Guide Name: Gay Nightlife Walking Tour
Guide Location: Argentina » Buenos Aires (See other walking tours in Buenos Aires)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 6
Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 6.7 km
Author: irenes
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Cocoliche

1) Cocoliche

A glamorous spot, Cocoliche is one of the best nightclubs in Buenos Aires. It has two levels: on the ground floor there is a bar and chill out area, while underground there's a dance floor with a top sound system and a great LED light show. Here at Cocoliche, they play international and local favorites such as: Mathew Dear, Alexi Delano, Adam Beyer, Violett, Gustavo Ferrante, Franco Cinelli and more.
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Contramano

2) Contramano

Contramano is a long-standing gay nightspot - opened in 1984 - in the El Centro neighborhood of Buenos Aires. As soon as it opened it became the most popular gay club of the city. Today it is well-known as a live music club. Here you can enjoy great music: golden oldies, Latin beats and pop. Occasionally there’s also male striptease. It's open from midnight to 6am on Fridays and Saturdays, and from 10pm-5am on Sundays.
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Angels

3) Angels

Angels is a very popular nightclub in Buenos Aires that attracts lesbians, gays and transvestites along with straight clubgoers. It has two dance floors, a nice bar and a busy dark room at the back. At Angels you can enjoy great electronica, pop and Latin music. It's open Thursday-Saturday from 1:30am to 7am. Check their website for discount flyers.
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Glam

4) Glam

Glam is one of the most popular gay clubs in the city. It's a mid-sized venue with two bars, a dance floor and a very nice outdoor patio. It attracts a cross-section of guys aged 20 to 50. And even though it's not a big nightclub, Glam brings in just as many people as larger venues. So if you're gay and want to have a great night out, it's the place to go.
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Amerika

5) Amerika

Amerika is one of the most popular gay clubs in Buenos Aires. But what is interesting about this particular nightclub is that straight people also come here. They are attracted by the great music and atmosphere, and are usually found partying upstairs. With its eclectic mix of different clubgoers, Amerika vibes for you across its multiple levels on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
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Sitges

6) Sitges

Sitges Bar is a very popular warm-up venue in Buenos Aires. It is one of the biggest gay bars in the city, a cool place where both gays and lesbians can meet in a nice and welcoming atmosphere. It's open from Wednesday - Sunday, starting at 10:30pm. If you want to continue dancing into the night you can head over to the Amerika nightclub, which is just two blocks away.

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To ensure ultimate satisfaction from a day of walking around the city as big as Buenos Aires, it is imperative to take good care of your feet so as to avoid unpleasant things like blisters, cold or overheated soles, itchy, irritated or otherwise damaged (cracked) skin, etc. Luckily, these days there is no shortage of remedies to address (and, ideally, to prevent) these and other potential problems with feet. Among them: Compression Socks, Rechargeable Battery-Powered Thermo Socks for Cold Weather, Foot Repair Cream, Deodorant Powder, Shoes UV Sterilizer, and many more that you may wish to find a place in your travel kit for.

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