Things to Do & Attractions in Uruguay

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José Ignacio

José Ignacio (Officially Faro José Ignacio) is a very exclusive resort community near Punta del Este that attracts a number of high-profile visitors ...  Read more

La Barra

A small fishing town about six miles north of the Punta del Este peninsula, La Barra has been converted into a tourist area with colorful houses, flea markets ...  Read more

Los Dedos Playa Brava (La Mano en la Arena)

4.5 star rating: Recommended 39 Reviews

Brava Beach, with the colloquial name Playa de los Dedos, or Beach of the Fingers, is a beautiful beach that attracts a mostly young crowd. With warm golden ...  Read more

Mansa Beach (Playa Mansa)

Mansa Beach, or Playa Mansa, is a popular spot on Uruguay’s Atlantic coast in the southeastern part of the country. Although the area sees a very residential ...  Read more

MAPI (Museo de Arte Precolombino e Indigena)

Located in Montevideo’s Old Town, this Pre-Columbian and Indigenous Art Museum features two permanent exhibition halls and one larger hall for rotating ...  Read more

Montevideo Agricultural Market (Mercado Agricola Montevideo)

Housed in a beautiful historic building, the Montevideo Agricultural Market is over 100 years old and one of the Uruguay’s largest markets. After falling into ...  Read more

Montevideo Cruise Port

Often overlooked by visitors to South America, the Uruguayan capital is an interesting mix of old and new. It may not have the glitz of Buenos Aires or Rio de ...  Read more

Montevideo Metropolitan Cathedral (Iglesia Matriz)

The Montevideo Metropolitan Cathedral is the city's main Roman Catholic church and the seat of its archdiocese. Its origin dates back to the Spanish colonial ...  Read more

Museo Torres Garcia

Located in the Old Town of Montevideo, this museum focuses on quirky, abstract and cubist  portraits and paintings of historical icons. These include ...  Read more

Museum of the Sea (Museo del Mar)

Punta del Este's Museum of the Sea (Museo del Mar) features more than 5,000 specimens and an array of exhibit rooms where visitors can view the skeletons of ...  Read more

Nuestra Señora de la Candelaria

Located on the corner of Virazon and El Faro stands a beautiful blue and white Victorian church. Nuestra Senora de la Candelaria, or “Our lady of the Candle,” ...  Read more

Palacio Salvo

4 star rating: Recommended 42 Reviews

Constructed in 1928, Palacio Salvo is a historical landmark building done in a predominantly Italian Gothic-style, with classic and neo-romanticism influences ...  Read more

Parliament Palace (Palacio Legislativo)

Prior to 1973 and since 1985, Uruguay's Parliament Palace, or Palacio Legislativo, in Montevideo has served as the seat of the country's Chamber of Senators ...  Read more


A coastal neighborhood of Montevideo, Pocitos is located along the banks of the Rio de la Plata and is renowned for its beach, Playa Pocitos, and the rambla ...  Read more

Port Market (Mercado del Puerto)

Viewing this building, you’ll be confused about what exactly you’re looking at. Originally built as a train station in another location, the facade ended up in ...  Read more

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