Pocitos, Montevideo

4.5
#1 of 6 in Neighborhoods in Montevideo
Cool off with a dip at Pocitos, Montevideo's best-known beach neighborhood. With its soft sand and green foreshore, the area bustles with energy on hot days. You can join in a game of soccer or beach volleyball, watch one of the regular boat races, or simply go for a swim. The neighborhood's inland area contains many cafes and restaurants, perfect for a relaxing drink after a day in the sun. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Pocitos by using our Montevideo driving holiday planner .
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  • Neighborhood deprived by the waterfront with the ria da Prata, beautiful view, dark and cold water. Good place to walk, run. It fills up a lot so I prefer to ride a bike well.
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  • Playa Pocitos seems like a family friendly beach, close to the tourist hotel section of the city. It was early in the season, so we didn't see anyone swimming. Not too many crowds either, although we ...  more »
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