Córdoba City Tour (tel. 351/424-6605) buses explore the main tourist spots in town. The tour lasts 1 1/2 hours, visiting 40 sights, so it is especially good if you're spending only a short time in Córdoba; you'll see a lot in under 2 hours. The double-decker red buses leave from Plaza San Martín daily Thursday to Tuesday at 4pm and 6pm. The tour costs $9 (£6.10). The tourism office also arranges 2-hour English-speaking walking tours of the city for $15 (£10). Call in advance the Tourism Information Office, Rosario de Santa Fe 39 (tel. 351/428-5600;

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