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UruguayWhistle Stop in Uruguay

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You will enjoy a short stay in Uruguay from Buenos Aires to complete your journey in South America. Only one hour by ferry from the Argentinian capital, you will discover the unmissable in Uruguay going through Colonia del Sacramento, Montevideo and the most famous beaches of Punta del Este.
Trip highlights
  • City
  • Sightseeing
  • Beach
  • Wine tasting
    Wine tasting
  • Countryside

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Day 1: Colonia del Sacramento, World Heritage Site

Our English Speaking Guide will meet you at the port. Transfer to your accommodation. Visit of Colonia Del Sacramento accompanied of the English Speaking guide. After dropping off your luggage at the Posada, you will visit the city of Colonia del Sacramento declared UNESCO world heritage was founded by the Portuguese empire over more than 300 years ago and was “the Apple of discord” between Portugal and Spain 1777. When visiting this charming town, we pass through the famous "Calle de los Suspiros" (Street of Sighs) Church of the Blessed Sacrament, San Pedro Bastion and the lighthouse where you can admire the entire city. Then we will take the Coastal Road (Rambla Costanera) to go to the Real San Carlos (former Bullring), the Church of San Benito, and the port. Free Afternoon at leisure. Night in a typical posada in double superior room with breakfast included.

Colonia del Sacramento

Day 2: Montevideo, Capital of Oriental republic of Uruguay

Private transfer to Montevideo from Colonia. Meeting with our English speaking guide in Montevideo to Start the visit of the Capital. Our driver will pick you up at the posada in Colonia to take you to Montevideo in the morning. You will meet with our guide to visit the most emblematic places of Montevideo as the Legislative Palace, Avenida 18 de Julio, the Centenario stadium or the Prado Park. Also you will walk along the Rambla (promenade along the coast). You will have a break to have lunch at The Mercado Del Puerto, the typical place to eat the specialties of Montevideo as the famous asado. The menu consists of a brazier (barbecue) with different types of meat accompanied by potatoes cooked in wood fire and a mixed salad to finish with a dessert and coffee. You will finish the tour of Montevideo before our driver leaves you at your hotel.

Accommodation in hotel 4 stars in Double superior room with breakfast included


Day 3: Day tour at Piriapolis and Beach Resort Of Punta del Este

Our guide will meet with you at the hotel. Visit, in private vehicle, of Piriapolis and Punta del Este. After your breakfast, our guide will take to the east and you will discover one of the most beautiful seaside resorts of Uruguay called Piriapolis, then follow the cost to Punta Del Este, also called the Perle of Atlantic. Visit the highlights such as the famous "Casa Pueblo" by the artist Carlos Páez Vilaró, the historic district of Punta Del Este, Our Lady of Candelaria, the lighthouse, the monument to "Los Dedos" or the Ralli museum and much more. Then after this long journey you will head back to the capital.

Accommodation in hotel 4 stars in Double superior room with breakfast included

Piriápolis, Punta del Este

Day 4: Montevideo and Bodega Boutique Bouza

Day at leisure in Montevideo. Located 30 minutes from Montevideo, you will have the privilege to visit one of the most famous winery in Uruguay with its unique classic Cars Museum. You will have the opportunity to taste the different wines from the cellar before you are delighted with a gourmet lunch. This is one of the most prestigious wineries in Uruguay rewarded with over 75 awards and medals at international level. Then in the afternoon, you will be transferred to port of Montevideo to board on the ferry back to Buenos Aires. Transfer out to the port of Montevideo.

Ferry not included

Montevideo, Buenos Aires

Colonia del SacramentoMontevideoPiriápolisPunta del EsteBuenos Aires

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. $880 / 4 days
Excluding international flights
2 Pax4 Pax
Price per person from 01st of July 2016 to 31st March 2017$1,080$880

Included in the price:

  • All mentioned as included in the tour description

Not included in the price:

  • International and national flights
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