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This gem of a place is east of Montevideo, 45 minutes drive south of the border between Uruguay and... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2015
Gold Coast, Australia
I don't want to leave this place

Punta del Diablo is the most amazing place I've ever been to. The culture is relaxed and chill, no... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2015
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Reviewed 20 March 2016

On a rather cloudy day, we visited Cabo Polonia and Punta del Diablo. Don't miss Polonia, and don't worry if you miss Punta del Diablo. We drove into town, parked, and walked around the little streets. It was a Sunday so there was a very...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2015

This gem of a place is east of Montevideo, 45 minutes drive south of the border between Uruguay and Brazil. If you're after chic with boutique hotels and restaurants this isn't for you but if you want something really different with beautiful beaches and views...More

3  Thank DarrylG
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Punta de Diablo is a small town with a lot of cabanas, which are empty in winter. During the weekends there a few more people around. A few beautiful beaches and National Park St. Tereza surround the town. That is great for hiking and cycling....More

Thank Angi-T
Reviewed 13 April 2015 via mobile

Punta del Diablo is the most amazing place I've ever been to. The culture is relaxed and chill, no one is stressing and the weather is always pretty much amazing. The beaches are big and clean, there's fresh fruits in the markets, all kind of...More

2  Thank Mtind
Reviewed 8 January 2015 via mobile

The beach is beautiful and all the infrastructure around looks like it's going to fall a part but they are so colorful and the people are so nice, that it became part of the experience. The architecture is impressive and don't expect to find a...More

1  Thank Suzy_lua
Reviewed 22 September 2014

Dirty beach, messy roads, dangerous dogs, shamble Esq village. Totally missed represented by lonely planet. Not worth 5 hour bus from montivideo

1  Thank DMbackpacker
Reviewed 1 August 2014

This is a place to seek your inner self. Quiet, no frills but fantastic food and beaches beyond beautiful. One of our favorite places.

Thank Bill C
Reviewed 11 June 2014

Loved the relaxed Hippie style nature of the place. Great warm Ocean water. The people were very friendly and a few spoke English too. The Artisan market is being rebuit after a fire but I can guarantee you once its up it will be magical...More

Thank age28
Reviewed 28 May 2014

It's a beutiful beach, although I prefer small beaches. The only problem is the cold water, but this is great after running or to pratice sports There are many restaurants and attractions in the night. Maybe the favorite place for brazilian people in Uruguay.

Thank patriciapoliveira
Reviewed 20 April 2014

Punta del Diablo is a relaxing fishing village in the south east of Uruguay! Its blue water, sandy beaches and relaxing atmosphere can make the best place to have the most relaxing and colourful holidays ever (only if you don't visit it in January when...More

1  Thank Sebanat
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