Golf

Which golfer has never dreamed of playing in front of the sea. We propose you a circuit of 7 days 100% customizable focused on this sport which gathers 5 mythical golf courses, from Montevideo to Colonia while passing by Punta del Este.

Duration

7 days

Transport

Rental vehicle

Accommodation

4* hotels

Accompaniment

English-speaking guide

Recommended months

November to March

Day 1

Arrival in Montevideo

On arrival at the airport of Montevideo your guide will be waiting for you to take you to the Bodega Bouza wine estate. You will have the opportunity to taste the different wines of the property but also to enjoy a gourmet lunch. It is one of Uruguay’s most prestigious bodegas, awarded with more than 75 international prizes and medals.


At the end of the tasting, you are already off on a private tour of Montevideo with your guide. You will visit the most emblematic places of the capital such as the Palacio Legislativo, the Avenue du 18 Juillet, the Centenario stadium or the Prado Park. You will also walk along the famous Rambla which runs along the coast.

Accommodation in a 4* hotel with breakfast included.

Day 2

Golf on the Montevidean coast

After breakfast, you will be transferred to the Punta Carretas Golf Club. It one of the oldest golf courses in Uruguay with its 90 years of existence. The 18-hole course has an original layout characterized by large differences in level and qu´une large variety of groves. The afternoon is free.



In the evening, spend an unforgettable evening at the “Milongon”, a Diner-Show with a complete musical show that includes extracts from local folklore with its gauchos as well as qu´une demonstration of Candombe with its African roots and finally the real Tango of the Rio de la Plata.

Accommodation in a 4* hotel with breakfast included.

Day 3

Direction Punta del Este

You will take the road to Punta del Este and discover the famous Golf Club del Lago. This 18-hole course, inaugurated in 1983, is surprising for its typically American design, which is quite rare in South America. Long Fairways and wide Greens allow different flag positions to be defined, resulting in different levels of difficulty for each hole.




In the afternoon you will visit a vineyard in the heights of Maldonado with a breathtaking view of the region. You will visit the cellar and taste five wines accompanied by cheeses and artisanal breads.

Accommodation in a 4* hotel with breakfast included.

Day 4

Golf in Punta del Este

New day, new green. You will discover the Cantegril Golf Club. Built in 1947, this golf course is characterized by its undulating course and the presence of maritime pines along its course.






After your game we invite you to a sea walk in the bay of Punta del Este. We will sail to sea lions island then Portezuelo bay and we will anchor at l´île Gorriti to enjoy a swim before returning to port.

Accommodation in a 4* hotel with breakfast included.

Day 5

Golf at the Barra

Heading for the barra at the beginning of the day. You will go to the Club de Golf de la Barra. Inaugurated in 1994, this golf course was designed by 2 Uruguayan golfers. The 18 holes of the course are distributed over 6,300 yards around the various d´eau plans that line the golf course, which includes fairways, tees and Penk Cross technology greens.

Accommodation in a 4* hotel with breakfast included.

Day 6

Let's head to Colonia del Sacramento

Departure for Colonia del Sacramento l’Historica. Accompanied by a French-speaking guide, you will walk around this beautiful historic city classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. During the visit, you will take the Coastal Road (Rambla Costanera) to Real San Carlos (former bullfighting arena). Then you will pass by the famous “Calle de los Suspiros” (Street of Sighs) through the port and visit the lighthouse from where you can admire the whole city.

After lunch, you will discover the Real Golf of San Carlos in Colonia. This magnificent 18-hole golf course (Par 70), opened in 2005, is located on the banks of the Río de la Plata, between lakes and native vegetation, providing a wonderful landscape and above all a spectacular sunset.

Accommodation in a 4* hotel with breakfast included.

Day 7

Departure from Colonia del Sacramento

Departure time, you will return your rental car to the port before taking your boat to Buenos Aires.

The musts

  • The pleasure of playing on exceptional Greens in front of the sea
  • The quality of the wines tasted in the Bodega in Canelones
  • Sympathy and friendliness of the Uruguayan
  • The diversity of Uruguayan Greens and Clubs

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