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Puerto de Punta del Este

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Address: Punta del Este, Uruguay
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+598 4244 1000

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Great view!

Good to walk around, lots of sailing boats,sealions and lots of restaurants to eat . There is usually day trips you can take.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Good to walk around, lots of sailing boats,sealions and lots of restaurants to eat . There is usually day trips you can take.

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spend a few hours in the port today. Started with walking in the area and enjoying the fish market. There were sea lions fighting for whatever leftovers the fishermen were returning to the ocean. Boats were coming and going and that kept the kids busy for a while (there were two cruises not far but they were not docked). We... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rent a boat for a half day fishing adventure or go visit the sea wolves. They're usually near the guys fileting the fish that comes in from the boats. Nice the walk through during your exercise walk.

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Fiddletown, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

We walked all around the port, visited shops, watched the seals, and the fishmongers bring in their catch. It was a pleasant day.

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Porto Alegre, RS
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Early in the morning to watch the cruise ships arriving, or late for people watching, or at sundown you will enjoy this area of the city.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

This was a very nice place to have lunch or to watch the beautiful sunset. Very nice as everything in Punta, we found ourselves very pleased and relaxed around the town.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

A lot of restaurants around, from where you can see a beautiful sunset and have a drink, a nice place to be by the end of the day.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

In our trip to South America we visited this famous chic place. We were there before US elections and found the Trump Tower . We didnt know about this place before but our travel agency told us to visit Montevideo, Colonia and Punta del Este in 3 days trip. This was a fantastic experience. The place is so stylish and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

Friendly and beautiful city! Delicious food and walking areas! The sunsets were candy to your eyes and the weather was warm during the day but cooled off at night.

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

We had a nice trip in PDE. The beaches were very nice and the city is a typical beach town. The price for food there is very expensive. It costs $50-70 for 2 people for just a basic meal with no appetizers or alcohol.

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