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Pass By: Rambla de Montevideo, Montevideo Uruguay

Explore the 24km-long Rambla

Stop At: Montevideo Sign, Rambla Republica del Peru, Montevideo Uruguay

Take the best picture of Montevideo .

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Plaza Independencia, Montevideo Uruguay

Plaza Independencia, Palacio Salvo, Palacio Taranco, Ciudadela Door.
Plaza Independencia (Spanish for Independence Square) is the name of Montevideo's most important plaza. It separates Ciudad Vieja from downtown Montevideo, with the Gateway of The Citadel on one side and the beginning of 18 de Julio avenue on the other.

In the center, the Artigas Mausoleum dominates the perspective.

Many important buildings, such as the Solís Theatre and the workplaces of the President of Uruguay (both the Estévez Palace and the Executive Tower) are located by this square.

One of the characteristic buildings located by the square is Palacio Salvo. This square was designed in the 1830s by Carlo Zucchi, inspired in the Rue de Rivoli, Paris. Three decades later it was redesigned by Bernardo Poncini.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Palacio Legislativo, Av. de las Leyes s/n, Montevideo 11800 Uruguay

The Legislative Palace (Spanish: Palacio Legislativo) [1][2] in Montevideo, Uruguay, is the site where the Uruguayan parliament meets.
The construction of this building started in 1904 sponsored by the government of President José Batlle y Ordoñez. The building has 27 different colors of Marble. All from extracted from Uruguayan quarries.

It was designed by Italian architects Vittorio Meano and Gaetano Moretti, who planned the building's interior that is covered with marble. Among the notable contributors to the project was sculptor José Belloni, who created numerous reliefs and allegorical sculptures for the building.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Catedral de Montevideo, Calle Sarandi at Ituzaingo, Montevideo 11000 Uruguay

The origin of the church dates from Spanish colonial times (1740), when a church constructed of brick was built on the site. In 1790, the foundation was laid for the construction of the current neoclassical structure. The church was consecrated in 1804; it is dedicated to the Immaculate Conception and to the patron saints of Montevideo, Philip and James.[1]

There is one major altar, several side altars, memorials, and tombs of several of the former archbishops and bishops who served in the Cathedral. On a side altar is venerated an image of the Virgin of the Thirty-Three, patron saint of Uruguay.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: La Carreta, Parque Batlle and Ordonez, along Av. Dr. Lorenzo Merola, Montevideo 45000 Uruguay

Created by local sculptor Jose Belloni, the Monumento la Carreta was created in honor of the ox-cart drivers of the 19th century. The bronze and granite sculpture was first installed in 1934, and was recently restored by the artist’s grandson. It is recognized as a National Historic Monument.

Duration: 10 minutes
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Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up you on all Hotels on Montevideo, Piers, or locantion that you want.

Airports

  • Carrasco Airport, Montevideo Uruguay


Ports
Montevideo port, montevideo city
Duration
1m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private transportation
  • WiFi on board
Exclusions
  • Bottled water
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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