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Punta del Este Destination Guide

Touring Punta del Este in Uruguay.

Punta del Este in the region of Maldonado with it's 7,234 citizens is located in Uruguay - some 70 mi (or 112 km) East of Montevideo, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Punta del Este

Time in Punta del Este is now 11:52 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "America / Montevideo" with an UTC offset of -2 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: La Plata, Buenos Aires, Tacuarembó, Salto, Rocha or La Barra. Being here already, consider visiting Punta del Este and Maldonado. We collected some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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15:01 min ( April 19, 2012 by omarsanchoful)
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Esta hermosa ciudad peninsular, situada en Uruguay, pertenece al Departamento de Maldonado, tiene una buena cantidad de balnearios con gran afluencia turística, enplazada en una franja costera de no ...

Punta del Este Uruguay Darrenkatie's ph...

02:05 min ( December 12, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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Preview of Darrenkatie's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these v...

Club Hotel Casapueblo Punta del Este Tra...

01:15 min ( October 27, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWh)
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Tripwow.tripadvisor.com - Created at TripWow by TravelPod Hotels (a TripAdvisor company) Traveler Photos Of Club Hotel Casapueblo, Punta Del Este Check Rates at: www.travelpod.com Photos in this vide...

Fashion Lingerie - Roberto Giordano - Pu...

02:41 min ( April 17, 2010 by bbs7000)
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This my favorite fashion show which inspires my fashion photography

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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Punta del Este during the next days.


Maratona De Punta Del Este 2019 - Terrestre (Avião)

Beginning: 08:00 am (08:00).
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Maratona De Punta Del Este 2019 - Rodoviário (ÔNIBUS)

Beginning: 08:00 am (08:00).
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Maratona De Punta Del Este 2019 - EQUIPE TAURO BONORINO

Beginning: 08:00 am (08:00).
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2020 IRONMAN 70.3 Punta Del Este

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Interesting facts about this location

Monumento al Ahogado

La mano (The hand) is a sculpture of five human fingers partially emerging from sand, located on Parada 1 at Brava Beach in Punta del Este, a popular resort town in Uruguay. It is also known as either Hombre emergiendo a la vida, Monumento los Dedos(Monument of the Fingers) or Monumento al Ahogado although his author does not like this annotation (English: Monument to the Drowned). In English, its popular name is The Hand.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -34.97, -54.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1982 sculptures, Concrete sculptures, Monuments and memorials in Uruguay, Outdoor sculptures

Río de la Plata

The Río de la Plata (River of Silver) — usually rendered River Plate in British English and the Commonwealth, and occasionally rendered [La La] Plata River in other English-speaking countries — is the estuary formed by the confluence of the Uruguay River and the Paraná River on the border between Argentina and Uruguay. It is a funnel-shaped indentation on the southeastern coastline of South America, about 290 kilometres long.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -34.97, -54.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Argentina–Uruguay border, Border rivers, Estuaries, International rivers of South America, La Plata basin, Rivers of Argentina, Rivers of Uruguay

HMS Agamemnon (1781)

HMS Agamemnon was a 64-gun third-rate ship of the line of the Royal Navy. She saw service in the American Revolutionary, French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, and fought in many of the major naval battles of those conflicts. She is remembered as being Nelson's favourite ship, and was named after the mythical ancient Greek king Agamemnon, being the first ship of the Royal Navy to bear the name.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -34.97, -54.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:1781 ships, Ardent-class ships of the line, Maritime incidents in 1809, Maritime incidents in Uruguay, Ships built in England, Ships of the line of the Royal Navy, Shipwrecks in the Atlantic Ocean

Estadio Domingo Burgueño

Estadio Domingo Burgueño is a multi-use stadium in Maldonado, Uruguay. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium holds 20,000 people and was built in 1994. It hosted games during the 1995 Copa América, 1999 South American Under-17 Football Championship and 2003 South American Youth Championship. It is currently home of Deportivo Maldonado in the Uruguayan Segunda División.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -34.97, -54.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:1994 establishments in Uruguay, Buildings and structures completed in 1994, Copa América stadiums, Event venues established in 1994, Football venues in Uruguay, Maldonado, Uruguay

Arboretum Lussich

The Arboretum Lussich is an arboretum of 192ha (470 acres approx. ) located in the Maldonado Department of Uruguay near Punta del Este and Punta Ballena.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -34.97, -54.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Arboreta, Maldonado Department, National parks and nature reserves of Uruguay, Trees of Uruguay