Montevideo is a city that can be compared with the great megalopolis in America, yet it’s known for its fascinating tranquility.
If you wish to find your inner self and enjoy moments of solitude and reflection, Cabo Polonio is the right place for you.
Every city has its symbols and Montevideo is not an exception. Discover its coastline and its attractions at sea.
Find the best landscapes and less tourists in winter. In Uruguay, winter means July and August.
Visit Cape Polonio National Park by taking a horseback excursion.
You’ll find mural paintings in different places near Cape Polonio, so prepare your camera and take a walking tour.
Pack your camera when you travel to Cape Polonio because the photos you can take of the beach and dunes are awesome.
Be conscious of the fishing activity in Cape Polonio and of the frequent visits of sea lions in the area.
Boat tours around Cape Polonio depart from the Lighthouse and they take you to visit every corner of this destination.
If you want to surf, Cape Polonio is the right place for you. They have equipment rental both in high and low season.
In the town of Cape Polonio entry of private vehicles is not allowed in order to preserve the environment’s purity.
Joseph Polloni’s shipwreck inspired the name of Polonio.
There’s no law that forces clients to tip in Uruguay; however, it’s customary to leave a 10% tip in restaurants, bars, and taxis, as well as tipping bell boys and ushers.
Sand dunes are a great attraction in Cape Polonio. Because of the wind, they move approximately 16 feet per year from southeast to northeast.
On July 20th 2009 Cape Polonio was declared National Park and it became a protected area.
Most people in Cape Polonio are dedicated to fishing and craftwork. Others work at the lighthouse.
Uruguay’s capital city, Montevideo, is the country’s favorite summer destination. Nearly 60% of the population plans a vacation in this city where they can enjoy both an urban and a beach vacation.
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