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Isla Gorriti

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Wonderful , peaceful place with killer views of Punta and beyond

Only a boat ride ..of 5 minutes away ..it's a wonderful place to relax and walk , swim , sunbathe... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2016
Silvie K
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Punta del Este, Uruguay
But sadly in 2015 no longer lit at night

To look from the rambla or many of the beachside restaurants after dark it was until now a delight... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2016
Margaret T
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed April 30, 2018

To get to Isla Gorriti you must take a boat that goes from Punta del Este to the island in around 20 minutes. Once there, you can roam around the island and visit XVIIIth century fortifications, canon emplacements and similar mementos from the time the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed April 20, 2016

Only a boat ride ..of 5 minutes away ..it's a wonderful place to relax and walk , swim , sunbathe and just get away from the noise of summer ....

Date of experience: January 2016
2  Thank Silvie K
Reviewed January 15, 2016

To look from the rambla or many of the beachside restaurants after dark it was until now a delight to see the island light up after dark. This year there are no lights and there is a rumour that vandals came onto the island late...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Margaret T
Reviewed November 23, 2015 via mobile

Isla Goritti: An island where you can get away from the buildings and people, but still stat very close to it all. From the far side of the island (from the puerto) it feels as if you could be anywhere in the world. But its...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank nickmP2089SG
Reviewed August 11, 2015

The Punta del Este view is wonderfull!!Very peaceful island offers a relaxing day for couples and/or families.The beach is very deep,you must to be carefull.The sourrending pines fill your senses and refresh .

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank joseH3466QT
Reviewed March 25, 2015

It is across the port on the Mansa side of Punta del Este. You can take a round trip ferry ride to the island for about $12. The ferries come and go every 1/2 hour or so. It's fun to explore the island. On one...More

Date of experience: March 2015
2  Thank FooledOnce
Reviewed March 9, 2015

You can take a boat from the port, is near, twenty minutes cross, good wild beach, many particular boats around, to visit only in summer...........!

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Dulcedeborita
Reviewed February 18, 2015

It´s a few minutes away from Punta del Este´s harbour. A quick boat takes you there, you arrive at a little harboour and you can choose a beach among 3 or 4 options. I like the "playa honda"; it´s on the opposite side of the...More

Date of experience: January 2015
1  Thank Manond43
Reviewed December 26, 2014

The island is at view from Punta del Este. You take a quick boat ride to it... or drive your own cruiser to it...(lucky you) the Island is a natural reserve so you wont find anything but nature!!! So if you go make sure you...More

Date of experience: January 2014
Thank alvimangles
Reviewed September 1, 2014

Just take the boat from the harbour in Punta del Este for a short trip to Isla Gorriti, walk through the island and rest at the nice beach and eat somthing at the restaurant. Do'nt leave too late because everybody wants to go back at...More

Date of experience: December 2013
Thank Tony N
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