Casapueblo Museum Admission in Punta del Este
1 to 4 hours
Reserve your attraction ticket to the Casapueblo Museum and workshop where you can see part of the work of the late painter, potter, sculptor, muralist, writer, composer and builder Carlos Páez Vilaró at your own un-guided pace. Enjoy four exhibition halls including the Nicolás Guillén room, Pablo Picasso room, Rafael Squirm room, José Gómez Sicre room, projection room, the Mermaid Terrace, Hippocampus Viewpoint, Taberna del Rayo Verde, coffee shop and boutique. The museum is open daily from 10am to sunset. Most guests spend between 1 and 4 hours at the museum.Visit: Museo – Taller de Casapueblo, Ruta Panoramica Mar de Liguria, Punta Ballena, Maldonado 20003 UruguayCasapueblo is a building constructed by the Uruguayan artist Carlos Páez Vilaró. It is located in Punta Ballena, 8.1 miles (13 kilometers) from Punta del Este, Uruguay. It was originally a summer house and workshop of the artist. It now houses a museum, an art gallery, a cafeteria and a hotel. It was the permanent residence of its creator, where he worked and spent his last days. In the main dome of Casapueblo are the museum and workshop where you can see part of the work of the late painter, potter, sculptor, muralist, writer, composer and builder Carlos Páez Vilaró. It has four exhibition halls: Nicolás Guillén Room, Pablo Picasso Room, Rafael Squirm Room, José Gómez Sicre Room, projection room, the Mermaid Terrace, Hippocampus Viewpoint, Taberna del Rayo Verde, coffee shop and boutique. Every afternoon since 1994, the Ceremony of the Sun is performed on the terraces of the museum. Minutes before sunset, the artist's voice from a recording dedicates a poem to the sun to bid the sun farewell.
Punta del Este City Sightseeing Tour
Visit one of southern Uruguay’s most beautiful resort towns, Punta del Este, on this 4-hour guided sightseeing tour! Explore pristine Playa Brava; and walk along the beautiful seaport and see yachts and sailboats. Enjoy free time to stroll down Gorlero Avenue before admiring gorgeous ocean views from famous Casa Pueblo, an astounding Mediterranean-style villa and art gallery created by painter and sculptor Carlos Páez Vilaró. This half-day tour is a great way to see Punta del Este's highlights!Take a guided half-day city tour of Punta del Este to discover the beauty and culture of this coastal resort town. After pickup from your hotel, head to the upscale neighborhoods of Beverly Hills, Cantagril and San Rafael. Admire gorgeous landscapes in each neighborhood as you learn about the history of the city from your bilingual guide. Then, visit La Barra del Maldonado, a popular old fishing town. With colorful houses and pristine beaches, this is one of Punta del Este's must-see areas.Next, visit Playa Brava, located on the eastern side of the peninsula. See the beach’s famous 'Fingers' sculpture protruding from the sand and watch surfers out on the waves. Then, traverse to the other side of the peninsula to see Play a Mansa, another beautiful beach, before heading to Gorlero Avenue for some free time to explore.Stroll along Gorlero Avenue and enjoy time for lunch (own expense) or shopping at local stores and galleries. Located alongside the avenue is Artigas Square, where you'll find some of the city's best handicrafts including leather, wood and glass products. Then, meet back up with your guide and head to Casa Pueblo. This famous Mediterranean-style villa and art gallery, designed by Uruguayan painter and sculpture Carlos Páez Vilaró, is located right on the water and boasts incredible ocean views. Visit the museum and gallery inside the building (own expense) to learn about the life of the famous artist and the history behind this incredibl
Full-Day City Tour of Punta del Este
Depart from Montevideo on a full-day tour of Punta del Este by air-conditioned coach. Pass through Piriapolis Sun City to Cerra San Antonio Point for amazing panoramic views. Discover Punta Ballena Casapueblo, then enter the peninsula by Playa Mansa, before enjoying free time for lunch and shopping.ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Piriapolis, Piriapolis, Maldonado DepartmentCerro San AntonioDuration: 20 minutesStop At: Casapueblo, Mar Mediterraneo, Punta Ballena, Maldonado 20003 UruguayAtelier Paez VilaroDuration: 35 minutesStop At: Playa Mansa, Punta del Este UruguayRecorridaDuration: 10 minutesStop At: Puente De La Barra, Ruta 10 y arroyo de maldonado, La Barra, Maldonado 20001 UruguayBridge La BarraDuration: 5 minutesStop At: Playa Brava, Vaz Ferreira #33 y Barranca Abajo Edificio Scorpio, Punta del Este 20100 UruguayRecorridaDuration: 10 minutes
Private Arrival Transfer: Punta del Este Airport to Hotel
Pre-book your private arrival transfer to your Punta del Este hotel from the Capitan Corbeta CA Curbelo International Airport in and enjoy a hassle-free ride! Plan ahead and book your Montevideo arrival airport transfer in advance to enjoy a convenient, efficient and stress-free way to start your vacation.Book your private arrival transfer between the airport and your Punta del Este hotel and enjoy a stress-free way to start your vacation! When you arrive in Punta del Este, avoid the stress and confusion of trying to find your way around a new city after a long flight. Instead, relax and let your professional driver get you to your hotel in comfort. Enjoy the convenience of a professional transfer service while you sit back, relax and enjoy the ride!When making a booking for this private one-way, you will need to advise your flight details and your hotel details. Your transfer will be confirmed within 24 hours of booking, and you will be provided with a travel voucher to present to the driver. It's that easy!Price is per person, based on a minimum of 2 adults per car/vehicle.
Private Departure Transfer: Hotel to Punta del Este Airport
Pre-book your private departure transfer from your Punta del Este hotel to the Capitan Corbeta CA Curbelo International Airport and enjoy hassle-free transportation! Plan ahead and book your Punta del Este airport departure transfer in advance to enjoy a convenient, efficient and stress-free way to end your vacation.Book your private departure transfer between your Punta del Este hotel and the Capitan Corbeta CA Curbelo International Airport and enjoy a stress-free way to end your vacation! When you leave Punta del Este, avoid the stress and confusion of trying to find your way to the airport before a long flight. Instead, relax and let your professional driver get you to the airport in comfort. Enjoy the convenience of a professional transfer service while you sit back, relax and enjoy the ride!When making a booking for this private one-way, you will need to advise your flight details and your hotel details. Your transfer will be confirmed within 24 hours of booking, and you will be provided with a travel voucher to present to the driver. It's that easy!Price is per person, based on a minimum of 2 adults per car/vehicle
Punta del Este Shore Excursion: Private Sightseeing Tour of Punta del Este
Explore the sophisticated resort town of Punta del Este on this 4-hour private shore excursion. With a private guide, enjoy a scenic drive with stunning views from Punta Ballena before you explore downtown highlights and coastal neighborhoods. You’ll see Punta del Este's yachts and sailboats as you stroll along the lovely seaport of unspoiled Playa Brava. Then enjoy free time walking down Gorlero Avenue to browse the local shops.When your cruise ship docks in the Punta del Este port, your private guide will drive you around the lovely peninsular resort town surrounded by natural beauty. First admire the vista from Punta Ballena (Whale Point) along a scenic coastal drive before heading downtown.Next, enjoy the beautiful landscapes and architecture of Beverly Hills, Cantagril and San Rafael – Punta del Este’s fashionable residences. Then, your guide will take you to see the gorgeous beaches and multicolored houses in neighboring Maldonado.Continue to La Gogorita district, which offers a panoramic view of La Barra del Maldonado. Learn about the uniquely constructed bridge as you cross the Madonado stream toward El Jagüel Park, where children play on huge animal sculptures.Then, you’ll have a chance to watch the sailboats from Playa Brava and catch a glimpse of the renowned 'Fingers' sculpture emerging from its sandy beach before heading to Playa Mansa on the other side of the peninsula.Walk the promenade at Gorlero Avenue with free time for lunch (own expense), and then browse the local art galleries and shops for some of the city's best handicrafts, found at Artigas Square alongside the avenue. Afterward, your guide will drive you back to the Punta del Este port.Worry-free Shore Excursion: We will ensure your timely return to the Punta del Este port for this activity. In the rare event your ship has departed, we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of-call. If your ship is delayed and you are unable to att
Jose Ignacio Sunset Tasting from Punta del Este
Conde Nast voted Playa Vik Best Hotel in South America and many agree that it has one of the Best Sunsets in the World. It's a truly magical place with breathtaking views. Many have proposed by the famous infinity pool and if you're lucky you may even spot a celebrity around the pool. If you love sunsets and wine this experience is perfect for you!ItineraryThis Sunset Tasting Experience starts at Playa Vik in Jose Ignacio just before sunset. You will be welcomed with a glass of rose, which you can enjoy in front of the famous infinity pool. Your host and wine expert will then do a private tasting on the terrace, where you will taste a variety of wines including the famous Tannat grape. This is an opportunity to learn about Uruguay wines in an amazing setting with plates of artisanal cheeses and breads. There will be plenty of time to take pictures before and during sunset. Playa Vik recently won Best Hotel in South America and 3rd Best in the World. Perfect for couples, honeymooners, families or groups of friends!Stop At: • The Wine Experience, Avenida Faro de Jose Ignacio, Jose Ignacio 20402 Uruguay
Small Group Tour: Punta del Este Wine Experience
You will get to visit a Small Boutique Winery, who made wines with Michel Rolland, where you will taste many interesting wines including the famous Tannat grape now recognized as the world's healthiest red wine. You will get to see beautiful scenery on route to the winery. This tour is perfect for those arriving by cruise ship and for wine lovers, who like small intimate wineries with diverse wines. Number 1 on Trip Advisor for 8 years now ***We will start at 10:30am from your Hotel or Port and make our way to a very small winery in La Barra, where we will have a Private Tasting with your wine expert in the Owner's Bar, while we taste wines made with Michel Rolland. This winery is not open for tastings, so we will have exclusive access. This tour focuses on 1 winery with lights snacks (homemade cheeses and breads). This tour will be 100% Private, so a very personal and educational experience! Tour will be 3:30 hours, so enough time to do some sightseeing in Punta del Este!
Small-Group Tour: Gourmet Wine Experience from Punta del Este with 3-Course Lunch
Enjoy Uruguay’s Best Food & Wine on this Private or Small Group Gourmet Tour from Punta del Este. Your Wine Expert & Guide will welcome and host you at Playa Vik, which won Best Hotel in South America. This is a great opportunity to see the best scenery in Uruguay as well as tasting delicious food and wine in a sensational setting by the pool. Number 1 on Trip Advisor for 8 years now ***ItineraryThe driver will take you to Playa Vik in Jose Ignacio, which is about 50min from Punta del Este. You will get to see the best of Punta del Este including the beach towns of La Barra and Manantiales on route to Jose Ignacio, which is the most famous beach town in South America. After arriving your Wine Expert and Host Ryan will welcome you with a glass of rose followed by joining you for a Family Style Gourmet Lunch with wines. You will taste a local white wine plus the owners red called VIK. After lunch your driver will shuttle you back to Punta. Stop At: • The Wine Experience, Avenida del Mar Quartier del Mar, Punta del Este 20100 Uruguay • The Wine Experience, Avenida Faro de Jose Ignacio, Jose Ignacio 20402 Uruguay