11 days in Uruguay Itinerary

11 days in Uruguay Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Boston
Fly:  21 h 30 min
1
Punta del Este
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
2
Colonia del Sacramento
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Montevideo
— 4 nights
Fly:  16 h 45 min
End: Boston

3
nights
Punta del Este

Punta del Este ©
With plenty of modern casinos, well-developed beaches, chic restaurants, and upscale hotels, Punta del Este vacations draw visitors from Argentina, Brazil, and beyond.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Museo – Taller de Casapueblo and The Fingers of Punta del Este. Venture out of the city with trips to Punta Ballena (Playa Punta Ballena & Playa Solanas), Playa Punta Colorada (in Piriapolis) and Playa de Jose Ignacio (in Jose Ignacio). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Mansa, stroll through Playa Montoya, don't miss a visit to Puerto de Punta del Este, and take some stellar pictures from Mirador Punta Ballena.

For more things to do and tourist information, read Punta del Este tour planner.

Boston, USA to Punta del Este is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Boston to Punta del Este is 2 hours. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Boston in February: high temperatures in Punta del Este hover around 77°F and lows are around 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Colonia del Sacramento.

Things to do in Punta del Este

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Maldonado, Playa Punta Colorada, Playa de Jose Ignacio
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Museo – Taller de Casapueblo ©
Museo – Taller de Casapueblo
Playa Mansa ©
Playa Mansa
The Fingers of Punta del Este ©
The Fingers of Punta del Este

2
nights
Colonia del Sacramento

Colonia del Sacramento ©
Sleepy cobbled streets lined with pastel-colored houses lead down to the water in Colonia del Sacramento.
On the 24th (Mon), kick back and relax at Playa Santa Ana, look for gifts at Almacen La Carlota, thenwander the streets of Barrio Historico, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Colonia del Sacramento Lighthouse. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Fomento, take an in-depth tour of Museo Portugues, thendon't miss a visit to La Calle de los Suspiros, and finally snap pictures at Puerta de la Ciudadela.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Colonia del Sacramento road trip website.

Drive from Punta del Este to Colonia del Sacramento in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Colonia del Sacramento can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 67°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can go by car to Montevideo.

Things to do in Colonia del Sacramento

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Playa Santa Ana
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Barrio Historico ©
Barrio Historico
Playa Santa Ana ©
Playa Santa Ana
Colonia del Sacramento Lighthouse ©
Colonia del Sacramento Lighthouse

4
nights
Montevideo

Montevideo ©
With a rich cultural scene and plenty of developed beaches, Montevideo vacations appeal to a growing number of visitors from around the world.
Kids will enjoy Plaza Independencia and Rambla de Montevideo. The adventure continues: stop by Pocitos, wander the streets of Ciudad Vieja, admire the landmark architecture of Palacio Salvo, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado del Puerto.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Montevideo trip builder.

You can drive from Colonia del Sacramento to Montevideo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in February, and nighttime lows around 65°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Montevideo

Neighborhoods Shopping Parks
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Rambla de Montevideo ©
Rambla de Montevideo
Playa Pocitos ©
Playa Pocitos
Plaza Independencia ©
Plaza Independencia

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