A visit to the Estancias(cattle ranch) is the perfect way to experience the Gaucho culture of Uruguay to enjoy the countryside riding horses, fishing, milking cows, even working in the fields and reliving the traditions, and folklore of a bygone era. Sit by the log-fire after a meal featuring local foods, and be transported to a more peaceful world. Just 85 miles from Montevideo, the Estancias can be a convenient and relaxing destination as part of your Uruguay itinerary.
New experiences, rest and fresh air.. First, you will visit Montevideo, Uruguay's capital, a vibrant, eclectic city with a rich cultural life. Continue to Colonia, Uruguay's Spanish Colonial town, Colonia, known for its cobbled historic quarter and colonial Portuguese and Spanish buildings. Afterwards, stay in one of the Estancias near Montevideo, where you will adapt into a tipycal ''dias campestres'' , in english for countryside days, and fell in love with the nature all around. Then, continue to Punta del Este, the coastal hotspot where you will soak up the sun of the peninsula. This is a flexible vacation package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.
Rent a car for 7 days – and visit the Typical Uruguayan Estancia, Punta del Este (one of southern Uruguay's most beautiful resort towns, with miles of beautiful beaches, luxury hotels, restaurants and glittery nightlife) and Montevideo (Uruguay's capital, a vibrant, eclectic city with a rich cultural life).This is a flexible vacation package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.