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Uruguay is a country that traditionally receives travellers with the natural manner of its grounds and inhabitants. Tourists of the whole world come looking for the beauty of its sceneries and the warmth of the Uruguayans, which are a distinctive symbol of this country.
To the traditional tourist places such as Punta del Este and Colonia, it is possible to add other destinations of spectacular growth like the oceanic coast of Rocha. Wonderful beaches for all tastes: from almost virgins up to those that organize musical shows, and from those of wild waves up to the family oriented.
We invite you to visit this web to get to know Uruguay, a country that has a lot to give to the tourist.

MONTEVIDEO

Founded with military and merchant nature, the city of Montevideo was transformed itself in an important military square and in the main port of the Rio de la Plata. Nowadays, the tourists can find traces of what was like back then. The Old City tells a part of this history up, being its main witnesses, the port of Montevideo, the Town Hall, the Matriz Chapel and the Ciudadela doors.
But Montevideo keeps also architectural treasures of the XXth century, surrounded with the splendour of the of the capital esplanade: The Legislative Palace, the Train Station, the Salvo Palace, the Pitamiglio Castle, the Centenary Stadium, the Carrasco Hotel, amongst others.

COLONIA DEL SACRAMENTO

Only 40 km from Buenos Aires, Argentina, one hour by boat or only 2 hs. from Montevideo, by bus, this pictoresque town was declared Cultural heritage of the Humanity by the UNESCO in 1995. Founded by Portuguese’s and disputed for centuries by the crowns of Spain and Portugal, it keeps the magic of its history intact.
Is is possible to find charming stoned paved alleys illuminated by traditional and characteristic yellowish lanterns, on which innumerable historical and cultural attractions are there to discover and enjoy. The street of the Sighs, the Door of the Ciudadela, the Viceroy’s House, the Matriz Chapel, the Bullring, are only some of the architectural beauties that this spectacular city bears.

PUNTA DEL ESTE

Punta del Este is located only one and a half hours away from, Montevideo, the capital of the country. It is internationally recognized as the most important summer resort in South America.
Its biggest attraction is the extraordinary variety of offerings (in terms of hotels, cuisine and cultural activities) as well as the natural beauty that surrounds the peninsula.
“La Barra”, with its wavy bridge is unique in the world, stands out for representing the young and avant-garde spirit of Punta del Este.

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