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Torre de las Comunicaciones

Calle Paraguay, Montevideo, Uruguay
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Breathtaking view of Montevideo

It is free with a guided tour. This modern architecture is beautiful and the view from the higher... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2017
RominaUY
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Dolores, Uruguay
Superb views

Another great free attraction: the security is very good, guard lets you in, the elevator operator... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2016
Pvblue
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Massachusetts
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Calle Paraguay, Montevideo, Uruguay
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

It is free with a guided tour. This modern architecture is beautiful and the view from the higher floor its just amazing, you can see all Montevideo and nearbys from there. Usually you would pay tons of money for a view like this in other...More

Thank RominaUY
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Another great free attraction: the security is very good, guard lets you in, the elevator operator takes up to the 26th floor and all the top to bottom windows offer a 360 view of the city and its surroundings. The pictures indicating the different buildings...More

Thank Pvblue
Reviewed 10 October 2016

My wife and I walked all the way over to this place on Saturday morning, only to find it locked up tightly. Very disappointing. We did however, enjoy the walk back, except for the blocks and blocks and blocks and blocks of ugly graffiti. EVERYWHERE!

Thank LelandSisk
Reviewed 30 July 2016

I would say that for tourist is not a place to go specially. If you do a city tour you can drive by.

Thank alejk2016
Reviewed 27 May 2016

You can take a public bus to get there and spend some time taking nice pics. The building is pretty much visible from many points in town, but getting closer is the best.

Thank Jose M
Reviewed 26 April 2016

The Antel communications building is the tallest in Montevideo at 158 metres. The viewing floor on level 26 is 104 m above ground and gives panaromic views of the port area close below on one side and right across to city in other directions. Visiting...More

1  Thank Lionel E
Reviewed 22 April 2016

I saw this building and was immediately attracted to it due to it's unique shape and structure... the engineering part of me was fascinated by it's shape and our tour bus got close and made another stop.... I got out and jogged to a good...More

Thank gary c
Reviewed 15 April 2016

When you spot this towering building,visible from the classical marble legislative palace or silhouetted against the harbor skyline. Everyone on our Montevideo city tour asked "what is THAT?" And the underwhelming answer was the location for the phone company, aka Torre de las Communicaciones. If...More

Thank vinfan
Reviewed 19 March 2016

By far here you will find the best view of Montevideo . This is a Public Building of the local phone company and they have also some guides that will answer your questions. Free admision.

1  Thank jorge e
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Of the beautiful building .I loved the mixture of modern with the historical buildings of the rest of Montevideo.

Thank Mary38677
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Vere1985
Cuánto sale subir al mirador? es sí o sí con guía o lo podemos hacer por nuestra cuenta dentro de los horarios establecidos? Gracias
10 February 2017|
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Response from Silvio Mario G | Reviewed this property |
Es gratis subir a la torre, para grupos grandes tienes que hacer reservación en la mañana, en la tarde atienden para personas solas o grupos pequeños, hay una persona que te d una rápida guía y la vista es impresionante de... More
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Sidionil B
Estou indo na primeira semana de setembro! Tem como saber dos horários com pelo menos uma semana de antecedência???
2 February 2017|
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Response from REGINALU | Reviewed this property |
No sitio eletrônico da Antel consta o horário de funcionamento da Torre, mas, quando chegar em Montevidéo, telefone ao local para saber se estará aberto no dia e horário que você pretende ir, porque acontece de, em algumas... More
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Ricardoblu
Olá, há estacionamento disponível para quem vai fazer a visita? Caso necessário, é fácil conseguir estacionar no entorno?
2 January 2017|
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Response from Lilian O | Reviewed this property |
Fomos no final do dia e o local é afastado do centro, então tem bastante lugar pra estacionar na rua(só não sei se é seguro deixar na rua, bairro um pouco estranho, tipo centro velho de SP). No próprio complexo tem... More
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