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Uruguay Wines Heritage

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Declared UNESCO Heritage it´s one of the most fascinating places you can visit in Uruguay, Walking through its irregular, cobbled streets allows you to take in its history and enjoy a unique landscape with spectacular views of Río de la Plata.

Customisable trip itinerary

This tour idea is fully customisable

The itinerary has been created by our local agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Arrival in Uruguay

Arrival at Montevideo and transfer to the selected hotel. Rest of the day at your leisure.

Visited:
Montevideo, Colonia
Accomodation
Night at Italiano Hotel (Colonia)

Day 2: Visiting Colonia & Los Cerros Winery

The visit starts in the old district founded in 1680 by the Portuguese, starting in front of the city door, visiting the original Street of Sighs from 1720, the main Square, the oldest ruins in Uruguay (San Francisco church), the Light house, the governor house the Basilica del Sacramento, and other attractive constructions of Colonia.


Later you will visit Real de San Carlos, go shopping on San Benito´s Chapel and Mianovich Complex from 1910: the old hotel, the bull ring, frontón, electric factory and pier. After boding the harbor and the beaches, you will go to Los Cerros de San Juan 45 minutes from the town. There you visit the old winery from 1854 and the original cellar. After the visit guests may have a homemade lunch.


Lunch not included.

Visited:
Colonia, Los Cerros de San Juan
Accomodation
Night at Italiano Hotel (Colonia)

Day 3: Carmelo with Irurtia Winery

After breakfast, you will visit Carmelo, the tour starts visiting Artigas Square, where the guide will talk about the history of the City, you will also visit Del Carmen Chapel and the Parroquial Museum. Later you will drive along the bay, by the Rambla de los Constiuyentes, you will cross the Oldest Bridge in the county over Las Vacas streem to arrive to the beaches area and the Fauna Park. Later visit Irurtia´s winery where you will taste local wines, including the typical Tannat.


Lunch not included.

Visited:
Colonia, Carmelo
Accomodation
Night at Italiano Hotel (Colonia)

Day 4: End of tour in Colonia

After breakfast, check out, at the appropriate time transfer to the terminal where you will continue with your next leg of your trip.


End of our services.

Visited:
Colonia

Montevideo Colonia Los Cerros de San Juan Carmelo

Price details

This tour idea is fully customisable

The price reflects this specific tour itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. £650 / 4 days
Excluding international flights
1 pax
Price per person in 3 stars hotel£650
Price per person in 4 stars hotel£660
Price per person in 5 stars hotel£750

Included in price:

  • All the services descripted on the Itinerary
  • Breakfast at the hotels
  • Group tours with English/Spanish speaking guides
  • Meals only when mentioned

Not included in price:

  • Meals only when they are mentioned
  • Domestic flights or ferry tickets
  • Tips
  • Extras
  • Travel Insurance
  • International flights

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