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Aerial picture of Punta del Este, Uruguay
Beaches to Explore & Visit

8 things to do in Punta del Este

Argentines and Brazilians LOVE ‘Punta’–it’s Uruguay’s glamour puss beach resort. So you may be surprised at some of our must-do things to do.

Beaches to Explore & Visit

Should I visit Punta del Este?

If you’re a party-loving 20-something sun-worshipper you’ll love Punta del Este Uruguay in January. Everyone else, stick to Punta off-season.

Beaches to Explore & Visit

Punta del Diablo – where hippie meets hip

A fishing town with dirt roads is one of Uruguay’s most popular beaches. Is it the brightly-painted cabins, sweeping unspoilt beaches or the hippie-chic?


Punta & Montevideo chefs organise communal pots

A volunteer team has commandeered a luxury hotel kitchen and is making hot, nutritious meals for hundreds of adults and children. Find out how you can help.

Beaches to Explore & Visit

A day by the sea? Piriápolis and Punta Colorada

Piriápolis, an hour from Montevideo, is a charming Uruguay beach town, ideal for families, has an art-deco promenade and you don’t need a car to get around.

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Travel to Uruguay

Uruguay travel & tourism is about beaches, wine, ranches, Montevideo, culture and architecture. We’ve got info on Colonia del Sacramento, Punta del Este, Ciudad Vieja vs Pocitos, music & celebrations, the meaning of ‘murga’ and way more…

Sacromonte hotel

Best unique hotels in Uruguay

We track down the best hotels & accommodations in Uruguay. Stay in Montevideo, beaches in Punta del Este & José Ignacio, on an estancia or near wineries.

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Sacromonte – Landscape hotel & vineyard

Sacromonte Hotel offers a luxurious yet rustic haven for nature and wine lovers alike with their modern shelters and breathtaking landscape.