Uruguay
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Uruguay is a small country located in South America, bordering Argentina and Brazil. What it lacks in size, it makes up for with natural beauty and attractions. There are plenty of things to see and do in Uruguay, from outdoor adventures to relaxing on the beach. Here are some highlights of what you can experience in this wonderful country.

One of the most beautiful places in Uruguay is Cabo Polonio. This remote area is known for its dramatic coastline, lush vegetation, and sandy beaches. It's a popular spot for surfing, fishing, and whale watching.

Another must-see destination is Punta del Este. This resort town is famed for its luxurious hotels, fabulous restaurants, and gorgeous beaches. It's also a popular spot for water sports, including sailing, windsurfing, and kitesurfing.

Uruguay is also home to some amazing national parks. The most famous is Iguazu National Park, which is shared with Argentina. This park is known for its vast array of wildlife, including howler monkeys, caimans, and toucans. It's also home to the impressive Iguazu Falls, one of the largest waterfall systems in the world.

If you're looking for an outdoor adventure, Uruguay is the perfect place to visit. There are plenty of hiking and biking trails to explore, as well as rivers and lakes for rafting and kayaking. And don't forget about the beaches - Uruguay is home to some of the best surf spots in South America.

So if you're looking for an amazing and diverse travel experience, be sure to put Uruguay on your list. With its beautiful natural scenery, friendly people, and interesting culture, you won't be disappointed.

Total land area (km2)
175,020
Total land area (km2)
Population (as of 2020)
3,473,730
Population (as of 2020)
Capital city
Montevideo
Capital city
Currency
Uruguayan peso (UYU)
Currency

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Geeky Facts about Uruguay

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Uruguay is the only country to keep track of 100% of their cattle.

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Uruguay is the smallest Spanish speaking country in South America.

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Uruguay is the only country in Latin America which is entirely outside of the tropics.

Tours in Uruguay

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