Playa Brava, Punta del Este

4.3
#2 of 136 in Outdoors in Uruguay
If you seek pristine beaches and good surfing conditions, head to Playa Brava, one of Punta de Este's finest shoreline attractions. Stretching several miles long, this beach boasts sand, waves, and visitor amenities. If you tire of sun bathing or water sports, head to this attraction's bar for a drink with the locals. During your time here, check out the nearby sculpture Los Dedos Playa Brava, which looks like a giant hand rising from the sand. Put Playa Brava into our Punta del Este vacation planning tool to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Punta del Este.
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  • The name comes because its water has waves of the Atlantic Ocean from where it begins. Unlike other Mansa beach where water is more calm and until there comes the Río de la Plata. Ideal for bathing in hot days the water is very cold and surfing.
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  • A wonderful beach in the heart of Punta del Este that offers surf. Great clean sand and a reminder statue not to swim here if undercurrents are too strong.  more »
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  • The beach contains the five finger structure and it long and beautiful. You can go for a long walk on the beach as well as take a nice swim with the family
  • Beautiful beach. Incredibly long
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