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Classic City Tour through Montevideo

With the Classic City Tour through Montevideo you will get to know the vibrant cultural variety and architectural styles that make up the eclectic capital of Uruguay and its valuable history. Book online!

Classic City Tour through Montevideo

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Type of service Regular
Seasons All year round
Type of traveller Solo traveller, With kids, Backpackers, Couples
Country Uruguay
Type of tour Sightseeing Tours

Includes:

  • Transfers to/from hotels in the city.
  • Bilingual guide (English and Spanish).
Days and Hours:

Monday to Sunday.
Departs at 9:00 hs.

Duration:

2.5 hours approx.

Itinerary

With the Classic City Tour through Montevideo you will get to know the great cultural variety of the city, the different styles and buildings that make it up this cosmopolitan capital full of tourists and cultural attractions. Take this tour through Montevideo and know all its facets, each one more exciting than the other. Visit museums and colorful street markets and vibrate with excitement with this unique and fun experience touring the beautiful Montevideo.

The Classic City Tour through Montevideo begins as our private transport service picks you up at your hotel. You will visit the most representative places of the city such as the Old City, Plaza Constitución and the Matriz church that is the branch of the Metropolitan Cathedral. At the center of the Plaza you will find the marble fountain of Carrara that was inaugurated in 1871 at the same time as the first potable water system, the Cabildo, and the Mercado del Puerto known for its exquisite cuisine. The other buildings among these historic sites maintain the architectural style of the period when the city was founded. You will continue the tour to Plaza Independencia, highlighting the monument to General José Artigas and under it, the mausoleum where his remains rest. You will pass through the Executive Tower building, which is the current headquarters of the Executive Power, the magnificent Puerta de la Ciudadela and various streets of the Microcentro area. As you leave the old town, the tour continues through the beautiful and romantic El Prado neighborhood, the resting place of the old wealthy families.

Next you will see the Parliament known as the Legislative Palace, a colossal building that was inaugurated to celebrate the centennial of the Independence of Uruguay and the Centennial Stadium, World Football Historical Monument and where the first World Cup final was played in 1930. You will walk through the elegant neighborhoods erected around the Pocitos Beach and, finally, you will walk down the Rambla de Montevideo, also known as Rambla de las Naciones Unidas, while you appreciate its beautiful white sand beaches and the extensive 22 kilometers-long coastal corridor that forms it. After this exciting journey our private shuttle will take you back to your hotel.

With the Classic City Tour in Montevideo you are assured to have a thrilling and beautiful trip in the capital of Uruguay. Make your reservation online now!

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Important Notes

  • On the dates 25/12 and 01/01, this tour will only be available in the afternoon

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