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TRAVELLING TO Uruguay

Why visit? Wedged between the major tourist magnets of Brazil and Argentina, Uruguay might not be the most obvious destination springing to mind when planning a trip to South America, however, if you want to explore the road less travelled, you should not miss out on exploring this fascinating offbeat gem as part of your South America tour.

Uruguay lies only a one hour fast ferry ride from Buenos Aires making the latter the perfect starting point for any Uruguay or multi-country tour.

Once off the ferry, start your Uruguay tour in the UNESCO World Heritage listed seaside town of Colonia, one of Uruguay’s oldest and most picturesque towns famed for its cobble-stoned streets lined with beautiful colonial buildings.

Montevideo, the capital city of Uruguay, offers the perfect combination of charm, culture and style while a short trip to Punta del Este, the “Monaco of South America” will impress with its glamour, lively nightlife and its miles of beautiful beaches and natural attractions.

From cosmopolitan city life to coastal surf towns or traditional agricultural centres, a Uruguay tour holds everything you need and more for the perfect South American getaway.

How to get there? There are no direct flights from the UK to Uruguay but there are a range of non-direct options including flights via Madrid with Iberia and Air Europa, via Paris with Air France and via São Paulo with LATAM.

More information: Below we have shown you just a fraction of the options available for Uruguay and multi-country travel. Browse to get an idea of where you want to travel.

Still wondering? Contact us:  You are definitely better off giving us a call or dropping us a line and letting us do the hard work for you.

#Livefortoday and book your Uruguay tour with us today. Chimu Adventures can put together an itinerary to suit you.

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Why visit? Wedged between the major tourist magnets of Brazil and Argentina, Uruguay might not be the most obvious destination springing to mind when planning a trip to South America, however, if you want to explore the road less travelled, you should not miss out on exploring this fascinating offbeat gem as part of your South America tour.

Uruguay lies only a one hour fast ferry ride from Buenos Aires making the latter the perfect starting point for any Uruguay or multi-country tour.

Once off the ferry, start your Uruguay tour in the UNESCO World Heritage listed seaside town of Colonia, one of Uruguay’s oldest and most picturesque towns famed for its cobble-stoned streets lined with beautiful colonial buildings.

Montevideo, the capital city of Uruguay, offers the perfect combination of charm, culture and style while a short trip to Punta del Este, the “Monaco of South America” will impress with its glamour, lively nightlife and its miles of beautiful beaches and natural attractions.

From cosmopolitan city life to coastal surf towns or traditional agricultural centres, a Uruguay tour holds everything you need and more for the perfect South American getaway.

How to get there? There are no direct flights from the UK to Uruguay but there are a range of non-direct options including flights via Madrid with Iberia and Air Europa, via Paris with Air France and via São Paulo with LATAM.

More information: Below we have shown you just a fraction of the options available for Uruguay and multi-country travel. Browse to get an idea of where you want to travel.

Still wondering? Contact us:  You are definitely better off giving us a call or dropping us a line and letting us do the hard work for you.

#Livefortoday and book your Uruguay tour with us today. Chimu Adventures can put together an itinerary to suit you.

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WHY TRAVEL WITH CHIMU ADVENTURES

  • We offer you flexible travel options in Latin America at an affordable price.

  • You can choose from over 400 suggested itineraries or pick and choose elements to build your own unique experience; cover the areas you want to explore at a pace to suit you.

  • We know each Latin American country by heart and will work with you to determine which activities and accommodations are best suited to your needs.

  • From your initial enquiry until your trip ends, you will be assigned a personal Destination Specialist who will offer a full service for your travel needs: we can book flights, insurance and any ancillary travel required to complete your journey.

  • We have offices across South America so you can be assured that ground staff are close at hand to assist whilst you are travelling.

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BLOGS ON Uruguay

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Uruguay REVIEWS

All Chimu Adventures' clients are given the opportunity to review their trip once they return home. These reviews are administered by a third party and as such are unfiltered by Chimu Adventures.

Rated 4 out of 5 by from Montevideo is a delight Had a really interesting time in Montevideo. its real easy to get about the colonial city and so many wonderful buildings and museums (though watch out for opening times, as sometimes get misleading info)to see. People are friendly and helpful. Hotel was centrally located. Some parts of city are run down but still architecturally good. It felt safe to walk about.
Date published: 2017-06-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Wish I had stayed longer We only took a day trip to Colonia and it was beautiful. I wish I had known more about the options in Uruguay as I think it would be worth seeing more of it. We had a wonderful guide for the day and it was a relaxed and enjoyable day trip from Buenos Aires.
Date published: 2018-10-13
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