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Plaza de la Armada

Rio de la Plata | Punta Gorda, Montevideo, Uruguay
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good57%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
3 weeks ago
“Nice water view”
3 weeks ago
“Beautiful and calm”
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Rio de la Plata | Punta Gorda, Montevideo, Uruguay
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The place is beautifully kept and offers a nice but short opportunity for visitors to relax and take some super photographs. The monument is quite stunning and the surrounding area was peaceful and not too busy with tourists that you could not easily get photographs...More

Thank Wayne H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here on a city tour shore excursion. It has a nice view of the coastline, a view of the city of Montevideo on the right, and a bronze fallen soldier memorial scuplture. There isn't really any hiking or other activities here. It is...More

Thank angeleyes27
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Reviewed 24 February 2017

Not the most interesting of places to visit, however, the bronze monument-sculpture is in honour of those fallen in the line of duty for the navy. The attractive sculpture represents marine animals and the hands of a man. There are good views across the bay...More

Thank mikesierra
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Reviewed 17 November 2016

It is a beautiful view of water. We went by a tour bus so we stop lots of places. Make sure you wear a comfortable shoes :)

Thank Neda F
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Reviewed 26 March 2016

Statue of man's fight with the creatures of the sea. Off to the side a large park area with a view of the city.

Thank HLAtlanta
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Reviewed 16 April 2015

Scenic view of the water. Tourist restaurant below. There are diplomats' homes in the area so be aware. Not a good idea to take pics of them. I was here about an hour just to view the water and enjoy the setting sun. I think...More

Thank Randy K
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Reviewed 16 April 2014

This place is located half way between the airport and downtown and a must stop for sunset photos and/or panoramic photos of the coastline. It is a nice spot to sit on the grass and just enjoy the view. The Rambla (or waterfront road) goes...More

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