10 days in Uruguay Itinerary

10 days in Uruguay Itinerary

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Fly
1
Montevideo
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Colonia del Sacramento
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Punta del Este
— 4 nights
Fly

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3
nights
Montevideo

With a rich cultural scene and plenty of developed beaches, Montevideo vacations appeal to a growing number of visitors from around the world.
Montevideo is known for shopping, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Plaza Independencia, take a stroll through Ciudad Vieja, hunt for treasures at Mercado del Puerto, and stroll around Parque Rodo.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Montevideo trip itinerary builder.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Montevideo is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro in December, things will get a bit cooler in Montevideo: highs are around 32°C and lows about 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can drive to Colonia del Sacramento.

Things to do in Montevideo

Neighborhoods · Shopping · Parks · Museums
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Pocitos ©
Neighborhood
Pocitos
4.5
Ciudad Vieja ©
Neighborhood
Ciudad Vieja
3.9

2
nights
Colonia del Sacramento

Sleepy cobbled streets lined with pastel-colored houses lead down to the water in Colonia del Sacramento.
On the 30th (Wed), don't miss a visit to Galeria de los Suspiros, visit a coastal fixture at Colonia del Sacramento Lighthouse, make a trip to La Calle de los Suspiros, then take an in-depth tour of Museo Portugues, then take in the views from Puerta de la Ciudadela, and finally contemplate the long history of Bastion de San Miguel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the waterfront at Paseo de San Gabriel, then take a stroll through Barrio Historico, then contemplate the waterfront views at Rio de la Plata, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Rambla Colonia Del Sacramento.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Colonia del Sacramento visit planning site.

You can drive from Montevideo to Colonia del Sacramento in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In December in Colonia del Sacramento, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can go by car to Punta del Este.

Things to do in Colonia del Sacramento

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Dec 29 — 31:
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4
nights
Punta del Este

Monaco of South America

With plenty of modern casinos, well-developed beaches, chic restaurants, and upscale hotels, Punta del Este vacations draw visitors from Argentina, Brazil, and beyond.
Punta del Este is known for beaches, casinos, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Museo – Taller de Casapueblo, step off the mainland to explore Isla de Lobos, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Brava, and take some stellar pictures from Mirador Punta Ballena.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Punta del Este road trip website.

You can drive from Colonia del Sacramento to Punta del Este in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Colonia del Sacramento in December, you will find days in Punta del Este are a bit cooler (28°C), and nights are about the same (21°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Punta del Este

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Wineries

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 31 — Jan 4:
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Museo Del Mar ©
Specialty Museum
Museo Del Mar
4.2

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