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La Plata Derby: Gimnasia v Estudiantes Matchday Experience

Match Days Buenos Aires

From €109.00 109.00


5 hours


Specific Tour

Group Size

Max 10 people


English, Español


Buenos Aires is not only the capital and most popular city of Argentina, but it is also the centre to some of the most exciting derby’s that the football world has to offer. One of those derby’s is the famous La Plata derby. The reason for this is, because the local clubs of Gimnasia and Estudiantes share one of the most fierce rivalries in Argentina.

The stadium of Ginmnasia, the “Juan Carmelo Zerillo” Stadium is located in the forest of the city of La Plata. It has been home of Gimnasia, since 1924 and has been renovated several times. Currently, the stadium grants access to a total of 21.500 spectators per game, and you could be one of them!

Experience a day with a local group of Gimnasia members. This derby is one of the most fierceful rivalries in Argentina, so you are granted to make an unforgettable experience.

Book this La Plata Matchday Experience packaged with bilingual guides/fans, transportation, and some drinks and snacks from local hotspots, to get you through the day. This way, you can enjoy your trip, while we take care of the rest.

Hassle-free day guaranteed!

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Organized by

Fabricio Lofeudo

Member Since 2022

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Experience organized by Fabricio Lofeudo

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  • Experience the fierce rivalry of the La Plata derby in the city of La Plata.
  • Explore a historic stadium located in the cities forest
  • Enjoy a traditional pre-match experience with locals

What you will do

Matchday! Experience the La Plata derby
Matchday! I am more than excited to welcome you into the world of Gimnasia. I will meet you at our meeting point in the centre of Buenos Aires. From here, we'll go with transportation to the neighborhood of La Plata.
Enjoy a traditional pre-match experience
Next, we'll visit one of the clubhouses of Gimnasia where you can warm-up for the match together with Gimnasia fans. We'll eat a a bite and enjoy some beers (or other drinks) and prepare for the La Plata derby.
See the La Plata derby live!
The main event of the day: You'll be part of the La Plata derby. I will take you to your seats in the stadium. We'll be sitting on the long side in the stadium so you can enjoy all the action in the stands and on the pitch. You'll love it!

Afterwards, we will go back with transportation to the city center of Buenos Aires and you can look back on a great day of football in Buenos Aires.

What you get

  • Match ticket (Long Side)
  • Pre-match experience
  • Burger & Beers
  • Transportation (Round Trip from Buenos Aires to La Plata, 60 km distance)
  • Bilingual English Speaking Local Host
  • Insurance
  • Tips

Activity's Location

Buenos Aires


Will the stadiums be open in 2022? At what capacity?

Argentina’s stadiums will return to 100% capacity in November 2021.  We cannot guarantee that restrictions will not return but we will keep all customers up to date on any developments.

Will I have to demonstrate I am vaccinated? Or show a negative test?

Argentina is in the process of reopening and a range of trials are underway, all of which involve checking customers vaccination status.  We have linked to these requirements above.  While the restrictions may ease we advise all customers looking to travel to Argentina to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

Is the match date confirmed?

Fixtures have been released however it is possible that Sunday matches will move to Saturday and vice-versa.  We advise you to consider this when making your wider travel plans.

How many people will be on the tour?

The maximum number of people the host will allow is stated above. However this number may not always be met and it may even be possible that your party is on the tour on your own. Higher numbers make for a more sociable experience, lower numbers make for more personalised attention from your host. Look at it as a win/win!

Can children / young adults join the tour?

If we can accept children there will be an option in the booking flow. However for many trips our local hosts take the decision, based on the content of the tour, to open this up to adults only. If you are looking to travel with under 18’s, please feel free to contact us and we can discuss your options.


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    Organized by

    Fabricio Lofeudo

    Member Since 2022

    4 Reviews