Trekking adventure from Valizas seaside town to the village of Cabo Polonio
Trek across the incredible sand dunes that keep the small Village of Cabo Polonio completely isolated from the other nearby towns and loyal to its charm and spirit!
Day 1 – The most amazing view of the Atlantic Ocean from the Cerro Buena Vista Hill
Enjoy a marvelous 4-hour trekking from the coastal village of Valizas, and across the amazing sand dunes from where you will enjoy a breathtaking view of the Atlantic Ocean before getting to the small fishing village of Cabo Polonio. Climb the lighthouse, watch one of the largest colonies of sea lions of South America and enjoy a delicious seafood lunch overlooking the ocean. Afternoon 4-wheel-truck drive out of the natural reserve. Accommodation at Posada Valizas. L
Day 2- Return
After breakfast, we can coordinate a transfer to your next destination (not included) or add some extra nights at this beautiful posada. B.
Posada Valizas – Rocha (Day 1)
Wild west of Uruguay – Gaucho overnight & Trekking the Quebrada de los Cuervos National Park
Experience the daily life of the countryside and immerse yourself in a trekking tour down the unexplored “Crows Ravine”, one of the most natural landscapes of Uruguay and encounter a great variety of flora and fauna. The “Yerbal Chico” stream created a canyon and formed a fascinating gorge with cliffs up to 120 meters. A narrow footpath leads you down the rocks, accompanied by the sound of the wind and the rustling of crows flying overhead.
DAY 1 – LOS PLATANOS: A TRADITIONAL WORKING RANCH
Transfer to the local bus station to board the regular bus to Valentines where someone from Estancia Los Platanos will be waiting for you. Accommodation at Estancia Los Platanos, D.
DAY 2 – THE REAL COUNTRYSIDE LIFE OF A GAUCHO
Discover the Uruguayan countryside and enjoy life in a traditional Ranch. The captivating landscape is the perfect place to experience the authenticity of the Uruguayan countryside and to discover the world of the gauchos. Explore the land by horse, horse cart or walks and join in the daily ranch chores and activities. After a long day of rustic life, enjoy a homemade Uruguayan dinner. B, L, D.
DAY 3 – TREKKING THE NATIONAL PARK OF QUEBRADA DE LOS CUERVOS PROTECTED AREA
After breakfast, experience one of the most natural landscapes of Uruguay and encounter a great variety of flora and fauna. The Yerbal Chico stream created a canyon and formed a fascinating gorge with cliffs up to 120 meters. A narrow footpath leads you down the rocks, accompanied by the sound of the wind and the rustling of crows flying overhead. The unevenness that comprises the scenic beauty of this place is stunning and it seems like you are entering different world as you make your way down to the river. After a traditional lunch, transfer to the local bus station in Treinta y Tres to board the regular bus to Montevideo. B, L.
Estancia Los Platanos– Rocha (Day 1-2)