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UY101: 5 Days Private Tour of Colonia Del Sacramento - Montevideo - Punta Del Este - José Ignacio - Punta Del Este - Montevideo
Tour Type: Private tailor-made tour, with experienced guide and/or driver.
Accommodation: Carefully selected comfortable hotels.

  • Discover the historical imprint in the ancient town of Colonia del Sacramento.
  • Explore the alleys in Ciudad Vieja.
  • Visit the famous Casapueblo and enjoy the stunning sunset view.
  • One leisure day in the charming town of Jose Ignacio.
This trip can be customized to meet your individual needs!
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Day 1 Arrival at the Port of Colonia Del Sacramento
Your driver will meet you at the ferry terminal of Colonia Del Sacramento, and then transfer you to check into the nearby riverside hotel. Take a break and enjoy the nice view from the hotel.

In the afternoon, your guide will pick you up from the hotel, and take you to have a walking tour to the historic quarter, which is an UNESCO world heritage site. The history of the cobblestone streets dates back to the 17th century. You will stroll in the narrow streets, admire the unique architecture and learn about the history of this ancient town.

Accommodation: Charco Hotel or similar
Day 2 Private Transfer to Montevideo, Montevideo City Tour
After enjoying breakfast, you will move forward to the capital city, Montevideo. Your driver will pick you up from the hotel, and drive east for about 2.5 hours. After arriving at Montevideo and checking into the hotel, you will start your guided city tour from the Puerto Market. A local Asado (barbecue) for lunch is served.

In the afternoon, you will walk around in the Ciudad Vieja area, and visit the highlight attractions including the Plaza Independencia, the Salvo Palace and the Solis Theater. These historical heritage sites will tell you the history of this city and the country. Afterwards, you will visit the Castillo Pittamiglio and the Playa Pocitos.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Hotel Costanero Mvd - Mgallery or similar
Day 3 Trip to Punta del Este
Departing from hotel after breakfast, you will take the private car for about 2 hours (100km/62miles), and stop at Altos de la Ballena in Punta Ballena, where you can enjoy the stunning view of the vineyards, try a complete wine tasting, and also taste some plates of cheeses, cured hams and snacks.

In the afternoon, you will visit one of the most famous attractions in Uruguay - Casapueblo, take photos of the fairytale white houses and enjoy the breathtaking views of the sunset. Later arrive at Punta del Este and check into the hotel. After a break, you could visit the La Mano by yourself.

Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation: Awa Boutique + Design Hotel or similar
Day 4 Full Day to Jose Ignacio
Jose Ignacio is located in the east of Punta del Este with a distance of 32km/20miles. This gorgeous beach town used to be a small fishing village. You will visit the lighthouse to learn the history of Jose Ignacio, explore the town and meet with the local people. The best thing should be enjoying the leisure time on the beach. In the afternoon, you will be transferred back to Punta del Este.

Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation: Awa Boutique + Design Hotel or similar
Day 5 Depart from Montevideo
A private drive will take you to the Montevideo Carrasco International Airport (114km, 2 hours). We wish you a pleasant onward journey.

Meals: Breakfast
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This trip can be customized to meet your individual needs!
Tour Prices
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  • Prices are per person on twin sharing basis.
Price Includes
  • Accommodation with daily breakfast at selected hotels/lodges
  • Internal scheduled flights: Georgetown - Kaieteur - Georgetown
  • Service of English speaking driver-guide or guide as itinerary specifies
  • Private airport transfers in air-conditioned vehicles
  • Guided tours, entrance fees and activities for mentioned sights visited
  • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary
Price Excludes
  • International flights to and out of Guyana
  • Single supplement for single room occupancy
  • Extra charge for upgrade to chartered flights
  • Meals other than those mentioned in the itinerary
  • Personal expenses (such as drinks, laundry, telephone, optional chargeable activities during the tour)
  • Tips for the driver guide, hotel and lodge
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Guyana visa fees
  • Departure tax
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