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  1. Uruguay
  2. Montevideo Department
  3. Montevideo
  4. Port Market

Montevideo: Half-Day Sightseeing Tour

Product ID: 274107
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Discover the city of Montevideo, the capital of Uruguay and administrative headquarters of Mercosur. Find out how the cradle of artists and bohemians, an extraordinary urban landscape of tree-lined streets, beaches, and parks make this city unique.
About this activity
Duration 3.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Portuguese

Pickup included

Pick-up is available in centrally located accommodation in Montevideo.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Discover the main sights of Montevideo
  • See important places such as the Agricola Market
  • Explore the National Congress from 1925
Full description
Choose from daily morning or afternoon departure times, then set off to discover the city of Montevideo. Founded between 1724 and 1730, it preserves a wealth of architectural and cultural heritage.

Start the tour in the Old Town, from the City's Port at the del Puerto Market, the main gastronomic center in the city. Follow your guide to the Matriz Cathedral, Independence Square, and Avenue 18 de Julio, the main commercial center of the city.

Then, continue to the Legislative Palace, the National Congress inaugurated in 1925 projected by the architect Cayetano Moretti. Visit the Agricola Market, where you will have some free time to explore.

From there, visit the Centenario Stadium, declared a World Soccer Monument. Then go to Batlle Park to see the sculpture La Carreta. Finally, cross through the modern Carrasco neighborhood, and then return to downtown visiting the panoramic Montevideo Rambla.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Tour guide in English, Spanish, and Portuguese-speaking
What’s Not Included
  • Entrances fees
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities

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Important information
Not allowed
  • Food and drinks
Know before you go
• It is not allowed to drink or eat in the bus or van
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Product ID: 274107