The Fingers of Punta del Este, Punta del Este

Many people interpret The Fingers of Punta del Este as either a hand of a zombie god come to take his vengeance on a sinful Earth, or the grasping fingers of a buried giant. In fact, neither assumption is correct. Created by Chilean artist Mario Irrazabal in 1982, the beach sculpture has since become an iconic attraction in Punta del Este. Take an artistic photo of the sculpture and imagine all the mythical creatures it might represent. Plan my Punta del Este trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.
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  • The sculpture of the hand, fingers or man emerging to life (this would be the most appropriate title in my opinion), is the most emblematic sculpture of Punta del Este, made by Mario Irarrazabal in 1982. It is located on the beach brava and is a meeting point and photographic stop for all visitors. By day there are many people, at night it is illuminated and quieter.
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  • Simply put, the photo in your hand can't be missing!!! At stop 1 of Playa Brava is this sculpture that has become an image of the spa
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  • It's impossible to get this sculpture all to yourself. Too many inconsiderate tourists who pose and stay forever, without any consideration to the others. Best time to come here would be early in the morning when no one is around 😁
  • I loved the place but I have the little impression that the water in the beach is not so nice, it turns in brown but the sand is beautiful and the place too.
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