What are the top things to do in Uruguay? From sultry sundowners, sunny beaches and cheerful colonial towns – here are the top highlights.

1. Charming Colonia del Sacramento

Arriving by ferry from Buenos Aires is a highlight in itself! If you are still unimpressed, take a leisurely stroll through the winding streets of the old town in Colonia del Sacramento and you will certainly succumb to the magic of this UNESCO World Heritage site.

Things to do in Uruguay

2. Culture and Architecture in Montevideo

Walk along the charming promenades on the banks of the Rio de la Plata to discover the relaxed way of Uruguayan life! Montevideo is undoubtedly one of the most tranquil cities in the world. It also offers a wide range of cultural attractions and architectural wonders such as the imposing Palacio Salvo.

Things to do in Uruguay

3. Luxury in Punta del Else

Anyone who has visited the extravagant Punta del Este will know why Uruguay is also referred to as the ‘Switzerland of South America’. Luxurious hotels, legendary nightlife and a touch of high society await you here.

If you like it authentic and relaxed, this is just the place for you because not too many travelers from around the world visit Uruguay.

Expert Tips on Things to do in Uruguay

Known as the country that offers the highest quality of life, Uruguay is waiting to be discovered. Our destination experts are happy to plan your luxury South America tour so you can discover this jewel for yourself!


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