Day 1: Colonia. Arrival and reception at Colonia Port or bus station. Transfer to the hotel. In the afternoon City tour, visiting Colonia's most important attractions. Colonia is an old city which has been declared World Heritage by the UNESCO. We will visit the little stone streets, old edifications, forts, Spanish and Portuguese Museums, the port, downtown, the Ferrando Beach, the wonderful Coastal Rambla which borders Colonia from the Old City to the “Real de San Carlos” where we will visit the bullring, the horses' race course and the old port.
Day 2: Montevideo. Transfer to the bus station in order to take a bus to Montevideo. Arrival and reception at “Tres Cruces'” bus station. Transfer to the hotel. In the afternoon, city tour visiting Montevideo's most important attractions: the Independence Square, the Legislative Palace, the traditional Prado neighborhood, the residential zone of Carrasco, the Old City and pedestrian streets, the town hall, the cathedral and the typical Mercado del Puerto, where we will have lunch.
Day 3: Montevideo. Breakfast at the hotel. Full day visit to Punta del Este, one of the world's most famous and crowded summerresorts. Before arriving to Punta Del Este, we will visit Piriápolis in order to go to the San Antonio Hill, where you will be able to appreciate a wonderful view of the coast. Then, continuing our route, we will stop in Casapueblo, a strange construction made by the famous Uruguayan artist Carlos Páez Vilaró, where we will visit his atelier. We will then continue our trip to Punta del Este where we will visit the most important attractions: “Juan Gorlero” Street (the main avenue), the yacht's port, and the “San Rafael”, “Rincón del Indio” and “Cantegril” residential areas. We will cross the undulated bridge of “La Barra”, visit the Indigenous Park, the Beverly Hills Famous neighborhood and both the Mansa and Brava beaches. We will return to Montevideo in the afternoon. At night, dinner-show with tango, Candombe and other typical Uruguayan music.
Day 4: Montevideo. Breakfast at the hotel and transfer to Carrasco International Airport. End of the tour.
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