The Uruguayan coast is as extensive as it is diverse. Nature, family environment, views and adrenaline, everything comes together to give you unique experiences. On small secluded beaches surrounded by nature, or on rough coasts ideal for practicing aquatic sports, people with the most diverse tastes can find what they are looking for and more. Montevideo, the capital of Uruguay, center of business, events and culture, has extremely enjoyable beaches for the family. Piriápolis is another enchanting beach to discover with its European style promenade as one of its main attractions. Punta del Este is an unmissable stop for lovers of a good quality of life, a variety of services, new trends, design and good taste. Cabo Polonio is an example of the wonders that can be found on the Atlantic Ocean coasts.Other beaches such as La Paloma or Punta del Diablo are places that surfers must not miss. After sunset is the time to plan the night. Go to eat in a restaurant, to the movies or to a concert or simply stay contemplating how the sky seems to get bluer and bluer and the stars begin to illuminate everything.
The beauty of this place comes from the different landscapes, as in Piriápolis the hills and the coast coexist in perfect harmony, with a 7 kilometer promenade. It is a trip for families that is a must for visitors, as is the harbor, which was built with rocks extracted from San Antonia hill. The chairlift allows the brave to have an incredible panoramic view of the Piriápolis bay.
This destination invites you to rest. However, it not only offers a beautiful beach but also a large number of cultural and architectural attractions. In addition to this, there are several nature walks a few minutes from the center.
Where the Pando stream and the Rio de la Plata meet, you can find this beautiful resort on the Canelones coast. It has extensive beaches and the possibility of doing aquatic sports near the stream. It is a destination for families, a few minutes from Montevideo, which also offers an interesting gastronomic proposal.
This resort has been a well kept secret amongst locals for a long time, but with time tourists, especially Argentineans, have discovered its peaceful sands and the calm that reigns in this place. There is also the possibility of staying here. However, as it is very close to the city of Colonia it is common to come for the day. (Route 1 at kilometer 155).
This is the resort that is preferred by those who live in the litoral region (near Río Uruguay). Las Cañas attracts people with its white sands and calm water which is surrounded by green and natural surroundings provided by trees. This site is made up of summer houses and large green spaces. You can get there by a panoramic route, a path that immediately invites you to enjoy natural and disconnect from the city.