Information about Uruguay: Uruguay officially the Oriental Republic of Uruguay (Spanish: República Oriental del Uruguay), is a sovereign state in the southeastern region of South America. It borders Argentina to its west and Brazil to its north and east, with the Río de la Plata (River of Silver) to the south and the Atlantic Ocean to the southeast. Uruguay is home to an estimated 3.42 million people, of whom 1.8 million live in the metropolitan area of its capital and largest city, Montevideo. Read More...

Game And Nature

Parque Rodó is both a barrio of Montevideo, Uruguay and a park which lies mostly outside the limits of the barrio itself and belongs to Punta Carretas.


The Park Bartolomé Hidalgo and its valuable natural heritage have gained relevance internationally since in September 2013 UNESCO will incorporate to its World Network the…

The Lussich Arboretum is an arboretum of 192 hectares located in the Maldonado Department of Uruguay near Punta del Este and Punta Ballena. Opening Hours: 8AM–5:30PM

The Quebrada de los Cuervos is an important landform in Treinta y Tres Department, Uruguay. Crossed by the Yerbal Chico creek, it constitutes a natural protected area. (Site available in Spanish)

Salto del Penitente is a waterfall located in Lavalleja Department, Uruguay. Address: Lavalleja Department, Uruguay. Phone: +598 99 844 386. Open Hours: 9AM–8PM…

La Cascada Park Small, relaxed park featuring a cascading waterway as well as picnic areas with BBQ grills. Address: Zufrateguy, 20200 Piriápolis, Departamento de Maldonado, Uruguay.

Salus Natural Reserve Spacious natural area known for hiking, birding, wildlife viewing & guided tours of the preserve. Address: Lavalleja Department.

Plaza Fabini, or Plaza Ingeniero Juan Pedro Fabini, also known as Plaza del Entrevero, is a square of the Uruguayan capital, Montevideo.

Santa Teresa National Park is a seaside forested area in Rocha Department which is an important national park of Uruguay.

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