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Travel Guide of Montevideo in Uruguay by Influencers and Travelers


Montevideo is the capital and largest city of Uruguay. According to the 2011 census, the city proper has a population of 1,319,108 in an area of 201 square kilometers.


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1 - Montevideo Departamento de Montevideo

   10 km away

Montevideo is a department of Uruguay. It is by far the smallest one in area but the most populated as well. It contains the city of Montevideo, capital of Uruguay.

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2 - Palacio Taranco | Museo de Artes Decorativas

Palacio Taranco, located in front of the Plaza Zabala, in the heart of the Old City of Montevideo, Uruguay, is a palace erected in the early 20th century during a period in which the architectural style was influenced by French architecture.

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3 - Shore Excursions in Montevideo

   8 km away

Explore the history of the city of Montevideo. We've taken care to provide a safe and fun experience for everyone. This is an extraordinary city, and the tour reflects its idiosyncracies. Uncover the mysteries and charm of the old city with us.

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4 - Palacio Legislativo

The Legislative Palace of Uruguay is a monumental building, meeting place of the General Assembly of Uruguay, and the seat of the legislative branch of the Uruguayan government. It is located in the barrio of Aguada in the city of Montevideo.

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5 - Plaza Independencia

Plaza Independencia is the name of Montevideo's most important plaza. It separates Ciudad Vieja from downtown Montevideo, with the Ciudadela, Montevideo Twin Towers on one side and the beginning of 18 de Julio avenue on the other.

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6 - Archaeology Tours in Montevideo

   8 km away

Take a day trip from the city of Montevideo to Colonia del Sacramento. In this 9-hour guided tour, enjoy a golden opportunity to discover this citadel. In 1995, Colonia was listed as a Cultural Heritage site by UNESCO for it's unique historic center, which harbors vestiges of the first Portuguese colony in the Rio de la Plata in 1680, as well as a rich Spanish heritage of the following centuries. This tour is great for history lovers as you stroll through the gate and amidst the centuries-old village and listen to your guide's commentary. Hotel pickup and drop-off and stops along to a local farm, Granja Colonia Collections Museum, and candy shop are included.

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7 - Club Uruguay

   10 km away
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8 - Museo Blanes

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9 - Mountain Bike Tours in Montevideo

   8 km away

Visit the highlights of Montevideo during this bike Tour. Discover the Uruguayan culture, walk through the Old Town and enjoy the beautiful European architecture The best way to get to know the capital city of Uruguay!

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10 - Parque Jose Enrique Rodó

   11 km away
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11 - Playa Ramirez

   12 km away
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12 - Arroyo Pando

   30 km away

Pando Creek is a Uruguayan stream, crossing Canelones Department. It flows into the Río de la Plata. Its name derives from the nearby city of Pando.

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