14 days in Uruguay Itinerary

14 days in Uruguay Itinerary

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Fly to El Palomar, Taxi to Puerto Madero, Bus to Colonia
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Colonia del Sacramento
— 3 nights
Drive
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Montevideo
— 3 nights
Drive
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Rocha
— 3 nights
Drive
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Punta del Este
— 4 nights
Fly

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nights
Colonia del Sacramento

Sleepy cobbled streets lined with pastel-colored houses lead down to the water in Colonia del Sacramento.
Explore hidden gems such as Bodega Boutique El Legado and Plaza Mayor. Venture out of the city with trips to Carmelo (Playa Sere, Bodega Familia Irurtia, &more). There's much more to do: wander the streets of Barrio Historico, delve into the distant past at Bastion de San Miguel, don't miss a visit to La Calle de los Suspiros, and enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Ferrando.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Colonia del Sacramento trip itinerary builder tool.

Santiago, Chile to Colonia del Sacramento is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight, taxi, and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Chile Standard Time (CLT) to Uruguay Standard Time (UYT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In March in Colonia del Sacramento, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can drive to Montevideo.

Things to do in Colonia del Sacramento

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

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Barrio Historico ©
Must see
Barrio Historico
4.8
Rambla Colonia Del Sacramento ©
Scenic Walking Area
Rambla Colonia Del Sacramento
4.7

3
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Montevideo

With a rich cultural scene and plenty of developed beaches, Montevideo vacations appeal to a growing number of visitors from around the world.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Walking tours and Museo Nacional de Artes Visuales. Change things up with a short trip to Pizzorno Family Estates in Canelones (about 44 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Plaza Independencia, take a stroll through Pocitos, hunt for treasures at Mercado del Puerto, and stop by Ciudad Vieja.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Montevideo online trip maker.

You can drive from Colonia del Sacramento to Montevideo in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Montevideo are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Rocha.

Things to do in Montevideo

Museums · Parks · Wineries · Neighborhoods

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Walking tour
Walking tours
4.7

3
nights
Rocha

Relax on the remote, undeveloped beaches in Rocha, an eastern province of Uruguay noted for its sleepy beachfront towns and pristine nature.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Fortress of Santa Teresa and Santa Teresa National Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Rocha: Cabo Polonio (Lighthouse of Cabo Polonio & Cerro Buena Vista), La Pedrera (in La Pedrera) and Medanos de la Barra de Valizas (in Valizas). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Beaches at Cabo Polonio, stroll through Las Achiras Beach, and explore the activities along Laguna de Rocha.

For reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Rocha sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Montevideo to Rocha takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Montevideo in March since evenings lows in Rocha dip to 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Punta del Este.

Things to do in Rocha

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

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Fortress of Santa Teresa ©
Historic Site
Fortress of Santa Teresa
4.8

4
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Punta del Este

Monaco of South America

With plenty of modern casinos, well-developed beaches, chic restaurants, and upscale hotels, Punta del Este vacations draw visitors from Argentina, Brazil, and beyond.
Explore hidden gems such as Cerro San Antonio and Playa el Emir. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Punta del Este: Playa Punta Ballena (in Punta Ballena), Museo de Replicas en Miniaturas (in Minas) and Maldonado (Cabalgatas en Villa Serrana, Balneario Solis, &more). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Museo – Taller de Casapueblo, learn about winemaking at Alto de la Ballena, examine the collection at Museo Del Mar, and don't miss a visit to Fundacion Pablo Atchugarry.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Punta del Este trip planner.

Getting from Rocha to Punta del Este by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in March, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Punta del Este

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Museums

Side Trips

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