Montevideo: Half-Day Sightseeing Tour

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11 reviews

Montevideo: Half-Day Sightseeing Tour

From $22 per person

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.

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Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 3.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, Portuguese, English
Pickup included
Pick-up is available in centrally located accommodation in Montevideo.

Experience

Highlights
  • 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, before the return back to your accommodation.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Tour guide in English, Spanish, and Portuguese-speaking
  • Entrances fees
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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  • It is not allowed to drink or eat in the bus or van
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Overall rating

4.5 / 5

based on 11 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.8/5
  • Transportation
    4.8/5
  • Value for money
    4.9/5
  • Safety
    5/5
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March 16, 2020

We visited several sights of the city and stopped at one of them to take photos and shop. I sincerely recommend to all, for the cost benefit and the diversity of the places we went

December 13, 2019

A city tour. You can buy wines at the Agricultural Market in the Iberpark store.

November 23, 2019

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