14 days in Montevideo, Punta del Este & Colonia del Sacramento Itinerary

14 days in Montevideo, Punta del Este & Colonia del Sacramento Itinerary

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Montevideo
— 4 nights
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Punta del Este
— 2 nights
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Montevideo
— 7 nights
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Colonia del Sacramento
— 1 day

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Montevideo

— 4 nights
With a rich cultural scene and plenty of developed beaches, Montevideo vacations appeal to a growing number of visitors from around the world.
To see ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Montevideo day trip planning site.

If you are flying in from Brazil, the closest major aiports are Carrasco International /General C L Berisso Airport, Capitan Corbeta CA Curbelo International Airport and Laguna de Los Patos International Airport. In November, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to drive to Punta del Este.

Things to do in Montevideo

Tours · Nightlife · Wineries · Outdoors
Find places to stay Nov 1 — 5:

Punta del Este

— 2 nights

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.
On the 5th (Fri), snap pictures at Puente Leonel Viera, then kick back and relax at Playa Mansa, then pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia Candelaria, and finally don't miss a visit to Puerto de Punta del Este. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Playa Solanas, take some stellar pictures from Mirador Punta Ballena, don't miss a visit to The Fingers of Punta del Este, then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Brava, and finally explore the world behind art at Ralli Museum Punta del Este.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Punta del Este trip maker site.

Getting from Montevideo to Punta del Este by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in November, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Montevideo.

Things to do in Punta del Este

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 5 — 7:

Montevideo

— 7 nights
Explore Montevideo's surroundings by going to Canelones (Pizzorno Family Estates & Varela Zarranz Winery). Explore Montevideo further: learn about winemaking at Bouza Bodega Boutique, try your luck at Sofitel Montevideo Casino, admire the masterpieces at Centro Municipal de Exposiciones SUBTE, and examine the collection at 1972 Museum.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Montevideo trip planner.

You can drive from Punta del Este to Montevideo in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Colonia del Sacramento.

Things to do in Montevideo

Wineries · Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 7 — 14:

Colonia del Sacramento

— 1 day
Sleepy cobbled streets lined with pastel-colored houses lead down to the water in Colonia del Sacramento.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): explore the activities along Rio de la Plata, make a trip to La Calle de los Suspiros, visit a coastal fixture at Colonia del Sacramento Lighthouse, then snap pictures at Puerta de la Ciudadela, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia Matriz, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Barrio Historico.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Colonia del Sacramento online visit planner.

Traveling by car from Montevideo to Colonia del Sacramento takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 17°C.

Things to do in Colonia del Sacramento

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods · Nature
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