Ciudad Vieja, Montevideo

3.9
#2 of 6 in Neighborhoods in Montevideo
Located at the tip of a small peninsula protruding out of Montevideo, Ciudad Vieja, the historical center of the city, bustles with activity and houses a fascinating blend of modern and old architecture. The neighborhood also contains the city's port, an excellent open-air market, and several museums. You can find some of the best nightlife in the Uruguayan capital here, as young Montevideans flock to the center to party the night away. Make Ciudad Vieja a part of your Montevideo vacation plans using our Montevideo online tour itinerary maker.
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  • Montevideo is fast losing much of its historic architecture. Fortunately, there are many old buildings still standing in the old section of the city. Only the economic impetus of tourism will help.....  more »
  • Just returned from 5 hours in the old city and will return tomorrow. Best to go about 10:00 am. Went to the Andes museum which tells the story of the crash in 1972- such a sad story. Had a very...  more »
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