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Montevideo Shore Excursion Guide

Cruise lines offer a number of shore excursions for sale when visiting Montevideo. For your convenience, we have provided a sample listing below of the shore excursions typically sold by cruise lines that visit Montevideo. You may wish to check out 3rd party shore excursions in Montevideo to get a wider variety of options to choose from.

Montevideo City Highlights

On a city coach tour of Montevideo, you'll be seeing numerous highlights, including the Old City, Constitution Square, the Cathedral and Colonial Town Hall, Teatro Solis, Independence Square, the Government House, Prado, the Rose Garden, Plaza Virgilio, and the Soccer Stadium.
 
Price: Adults expect to pay around $60 for 3 to 3.5 hour tours through the cruise lines.
 
Booking Advice: Cruise line tours of Montevideo actually appear to be the best deal when compared to 3rd party online vendors. This tour, as a coach tour, is rated as easy on you physically.

City highlights and Pittamiglio Castle with Tango!

For an amazing glimpse of Montevideo, you'll see city highlights including the Old City, Independence Square, the Government House, Prado, and the Obelisk. Then, you'll visit Pittamiglio Castle for refreshments and the Tango. This castle could be described as a labyrinthine sculpture, described as “a walk through alchemy.” With 54 rooms and staircases that at times lead to nowhere, it's quite fascinating!
 
Price: Adults expect to pay around $95 for this 4.5 hour adventure.
 
Booking Advice: This excursion is rated as moderate in terms of physical exertion. Cruise line prices appear to be quite competitive with online 3rd party vendors.

City Highlights, and Lunch at a Winery

After seeing highlights of Monetvideo, you'll travel north to a well recognized winery that produces a variety of wines, including Reisling, Chardonnay, Merlot, Ugni Blanc, and their prize winning Tannat. Enjoy a wine tasting and a barbecue lunch.
 
Price: Adults expect to pay around $135 for this 7 hour tour.
 
Booking Advice: This excursion is rated as moderate in terms of physical exertion. Cruise line prices appear to be quite competitive with online 3rd party vendors.

A Day at Punta Del Este

You're going to see some breath-taking scenery en route to the resorts favored by the elite of Latin America. A photo opportunity is planned at Casapueblo, which is the home of artist Carlos Paez Vilaro. You'll also pass by gorgeous houses in San Rafael, Cantegril, Parque Golf, and Beverly Hills. Then, you'll visit the Fundacion Ralli, which is a museum of Latin American Contemporary Art featuring Dali. Enjoy lunch, then there's shopping as time permits.
 
Price: Adults expect to pay around $115 through the cruise lines for this 8 hour tour that includes lunch.
 
Booking Advice: This excursion is considered to be easy in terms of physical exertion. You can find full day Punta Del Este shore excursions for less expense vis online 3rd party vendors. You may want to check out http://www.city-discovery.com/montevideo/shore_excursions

Third Party Shore Excursions in Montevideo

Below are links to third-party shore excursion vendors in Montevideo. These links will launch in a new browser window and are external sites. We bear no responsibility for the content or services offered at these sites.
3rd party shore excursions often have advantages over shore excursions sold by the cruise lines. Third party shore excursions can be less costly and feature smaller groups than shore excursions sold by the cruise lines. Often, the vendors you buy from directly are the same vendors used by the cruise lines themselves.
 
The benefit of buying shore excursions from the cruise line is that the vendors and pre-screened for safety and reliablity. While cruise lines shore excursions can be more expensive than buying direct from a local vendor, there is certainly peace of mind that the cruise line will be using a reliable, safe and trusted vendor. If you experience a problem with the vendor on a cruise line-sold shore excursion, the shore excursion managers onboard the cruise ship will likely be an invaluable resource to help settle disputes.

Want to see your shore excursion services for FREE in our Montevideo Shore Excursion Guide? Tell us about your offering and we will be happy to include you in the directory provided you meet certain criteria.

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