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Excellence Turismo Day Tours

Salt Lake - edif. Torre Antares of. 704, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
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Great tour, wonderful guide, and excellent communication during booking!

Most important, this was an excellent tour with a great guide and helpful driver. The company... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
MsAdventurous
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San Francisco
Fun times touring the resort city and finishing in rural winery area!

Our tour guide got us to all of the main views including the famous hand sculpture. WE had... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2017
dive4pam
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charlotte, nc
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Excellence Turismo offers you the best attractions in Punte Del Este and all Uruguay with a personal attention: Regular or private City Tour, Wine Tour with tastings, Visit of Typical Estancias, Adventure tour, Hunting, Horseback riding and much More. Please visit our website for further information. We can advise you to have an unforgettable stay in this beautiful country. We speak English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian and other languages.
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  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
4 Jan 2018
“Great tour, wonderful guide, and excellent communication during booking!”
5 Feb 2017
“Fun times touring the resort city and finishing in rural winery area!”
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Salt Lake - edif. Torre Antares of. 704, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Most important, this was an excellent tour with a great guide and helpful driver. The company is incredibly well organized. I wrote to Nicolas Duperche with a variety of questions and he was always prompt in his replies and extremely flexible/accommodating.My mom has limited mobility,...More

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ExcellenceTursimo, Responsable relations publiques at Excellence Turismo Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Thank you very much for your nice comment. We are truly happy that you enjoyed your stay with us in Uruguay. Don´t hesitate to contact us again if you wish to come back in our country. Kind regards from Excellence Turismo Team.

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Reviewed 5 February 2017

Our tour guide got us to all of the main views including the famous hand sculpture. WE had interesting architecture and history along the way. We finished at a lovely winery outdoors that had just incurred devastating damage to its vines from a tornado. The...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2016

Lucia showed up in a nice Mercedes van and took us to all the interesting places and we had a nice day with her. Her English was excellent but she wasn't overly knowledgable about the area. We especially liked the free art museum. If it...More

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ExcellenceTursimo, Customer Service at Excellence Turismo Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2016

We really apreciate your comments in order to increase the quality of our services for our guests and we are happy to know that you enjoyed the tour in Punta del Este. To include José ignacio, a four hours tour is too short but we...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2016

We booked an excursion to Bodega Garzon (formerly Experience Garzon?) through Excellence Tourismo, and I was extremely satisfied and impressed. Excellent customer service from my first email inquiry to the ease of booking and payment online to the wonderful driver and transit to and from...More

Thank Jeff P
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ExcellenceTursimo, Customer service at Excellence Turismo Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2016

Hello Jeff, We can´t thank you enough for your really nice review. We make sure that Jorge and Geronimo get your comment. Our team is doing a big work on finding knowledgable and friendly guides for our guests in order to leave our country with...More

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Reviewed 3 February 2016

Well organised tour, schedule appropriate, guide knowledgeable and accommodating to our requests and needs. Driver very pleasant. The whole process from booking to the end was straight forward and easy. Would recommend. Much better than doing a ships tour with a hoard of people.More

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ExcellenceTursimo, Customer Services at Excellence Turismo Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2016

Hello Tracy, Thank you very much for your words. It was a pleasure to show you around in Punta del Este. We try to make it the most easy to our guest from the booking process to the end of the tour. Kind regards from...More

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Reviewed 11 January 2016

Wow, we love Punta Del Este. When you visit please make sure to book your tour via Excellence Turismo. Marianne was really great in making sure our tour was well organized. We've visited on a cruise ship and i've made arrangements for 16 persons in...More

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ExcellenceTursimo, Guest Relations Manager at Excellence Turismo Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2016

Hello Jessica and Marco, Thanks a lot for your comment. We are really happy that you enjoyed the tour in Punta del Este. We always make sure than the guide is a professional English speaking guide and the vehicle is well adapted to the group...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2016

Excellence Turismo provided a very nice and personal tour in both Montevideo and Punta del Este during our recent visit. We were Ina cruise ship and found the tour much more informative and personal and those provided by the cruise company. Further, they were significant...More

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ExcellenceTursimo, Customer Services at Excellence Turismo Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2016

Excellence Turismo is always working hard on providing the right services for the visitors of Uruguay. Thank you very much for your words. Regards from all the Team

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Reviewed 29 December 2015

I had booked a group shore excursion with Turismo Excellence in Punta del Este. I noticed someone complaining they did not get a refund when the ship did not tender as arranged. Marianne and think it was Pierre that I dealt with by email made...More

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ExcellenceTursimo, Guest Relations Manager at Excellence Turismo Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2015

Dear Christine, Thank you very much for your comment! As you said our cancellation policy is cleary said in our quotation to avoid a misunderstanding with our guest. In your case, we didn´t ask any proof as we just trusted you in this difficult moment....More

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Reviewed 27 January 2015

A good time was had by all 8 of us. Although I shouldn't speak for the others we had plenty of room in our air conditioned van. Our guide was knowledgeable of the area. We went to certain areas first to avoid the massive busloads...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2015

We scheduled a private tour with Excellence Tourismo during our Oceania Cruise in December 2014. The ship anchored off of Punta Del Este, but with terribly high seas tendering was deemed dangerous. The Captain opted to leave and skip the port. I emailed Excellence immediately...More

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ExcellenceTursimo, Propietario at Excellence Turismo Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2015

We understand your feelings but note that the spot of Punta Del Este have the particularity that the cruises doesn’t docks at the pier and is the decision of the captain of the cruise to authorize the descend of the passengers threw a service of...More

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Hello, yes we do have a website : turismoexcellence Don´t hesitate to ask what you need for your stay in Uruguay. it will be a pleasure to help you. kind regards Excellence Turismo team
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