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Fortaleza de Santa Teresa

Ruta 9 Km 302, Rocha 27000, Uruguay
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Historical site in lovely natural setting: don't miss it

We drove from La Pedrera to visit this site. I'm so glad we did. It was the best outing of our trip... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2017
William G
Schenectady, New York
Good to been visited

If happens for you to be in Rocha-Uruguay, have a look of this fortress. Has a lot of history and... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2016
Jose V
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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24 Jan 2017
“Historical site in lovely natural setting: don't miss it”
1 Sep 2016
“Good to been visited”
Ruta 9 Km 302, Rocha 27000, Uruguay
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

We drove from La Pedrera to visit this site. I'm so glad we did. It was the best outing of our trip outside Montevideo. Absolutely stunning. The site itself is well preserved and the various displays of historical artifacts and documents throughout the site are...More

Thank William G
Reviewed 2 September 2016

If happens for you to be in Rocha-Uruguay, have a look of this fortress. Has a lot of history and a good view. It is not a must but if you are arounds is a nice complex to see.

Thank Jose V
Reviewed 28 July 2016

The Fortaleza de Santa Tereza, built in the 18th century and refurbished in the 20th, allows the visitor to have an idea of the history of this country, dominated by the Portuguese and the Spanish, prior to its independence in 1825/1828. The views of the...More

Thank CGibk
Reviewed 15 April 2016

This place is a perfect spot for camping and even has a store you can buy food from (an expensive one at that tho). The park is huge, with miles and miles of beaches, but its a shame the sea is way too cold and...More

Thank HugoHM
Reviewed 2 March 2015

If you like beach walking this is a great day trip from Punta del Diablo. Allow 2 to 2.5 hours to walk there, an hour max to look around, maybe an hour to grab some lunch at the Moza cafe and 2 to 2.5 hours...More

1  Thank CarleeBrisbane
Reviewed 23 January 2015

Fortaleza de Sanata Teresa is located in a really big and nice park to visit. You can go by car or bike and there are directions inside the park. Great landscapes!

Thank Paula K
Reviewed 18 January 2015

Nice to see some of the history of Uruguay. The view is amazing and you can make very nice photos from there. From Punta del Diablo its nice to visit the fort and the park by bike but you need a good bike. Take food...More

Thank germantraveler2015
Reviewed 7 December 2014

Well maintained, good amount of information on the history. Pretty views. Shop/bar just outside. Good walk from the beach.

Thank Angela B
Reviewed 29 November 2014

the fortaleza is a nice tour to do if you are near the area. You can camping in Santa Teresa´s reserve or go by bus from Punta del DIablo. I recomend to go by bus and return walking through the beach.

Thank dmlegisa
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Hola, en febrero pensamos hacer una visita por el día. Se puede recorrer a pie todo el parque? O los que van a pasar el día sólo pueden ir a la fortaleza? Agradezco respuesta
6 January 2017|
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Response from Gustavo C | Reviewed this property |
Hola la fortaleza está en el parque mismo y puedes recorrer y visitar todo lo que hay en él, ya sea que vas por el día y o te quedes el tiempo que desees, lo que veo difícil que pienses hacer la visita a pie ya que se te... More
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valor da vizita e local para alimentaçao e pouso 2 adulto e 2 crianças
23 August 2016|
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Response from Ana Paula B | Reviewed this property |
Não é hotel, tens q procurar estadia no Chuí ou na charmosa punta del diablo.
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Se paga por pessoa ?Irei com 2 Crianças , elas pagam?
6 February 2016|
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