Free tour

Free tour of the Old City of Montevideo (English)

Duration: 1h and 45min
Languages: English
Registered on January 05, 2023

Hello walkers of the world! We are Charrúa Walks, two experienced guides who are looking to give you the best welcome to our city of Montevideo. Our names are Victoria and Sebastián, we are two friends with many things in common; We are fun, we like to learn about different cultures and what unites us the most, we love to talk and meet new people. We want you to leave Uruguay with the best possible impression, so we will make your stay dynamic and entertaining, with lots of information so that you can get to know the essence of the city of Montevideo and the people in Uruguay. We are waiting for you to walk with us!

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

In our tour we offer you a tour of one of the most historic areas in the city of Montevideo; The old city. To do this we will visit different emblematic points, commenting on their history and their importance for the city. We will also show you not so well-known places in the neighborhood, we will share data and tips to make your visit even better.

What are we going to visit?

  • Port of Montevideo (origin of the city)
  • Pérez Castellanos Pedestrian
  • Zabala Square
  • Taranco Palace
  • Sarandí Pedestrian
  • Main Square
  • Mother Church
  • Montevideo Town Council
  • Club Uruguay
  • Solis Theater
  • Montevideo Rambla
  • Independence Square
  • Salvo Palace

We invite you to walk with us!

-Reservations will be received up to 24 hours before the tour, after this time contact the guides.
-Wait for confirmation from the guides to attend the tour, otherwise it will not take place.
-We only accept Uruguayan pesos, dollars and euros as a form of payment

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  • Meeting point:
    Calle Perez Castellano 1553, 11000 Mo...
    Calle Perez Castellano 1553, 11000 Montevideo, Departamento de Montevideo, Uruguay
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    We will be on the Pérez Castellanos pedestrian street to begin the tour, we will distinguish ourselves with a sign with the name of our tour: "CHARRUA WALKS"

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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john 23 Jan 2024

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Travelled in couple - Jan 2024
Sebastian was a great guide, we fully recommend him for a great tour
Manuel 03 Jan 2024

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Travelled in group - Jan 2024
La guía te da mucha información, te resuelve todas tus dudas, muy profesional y simpática. Te hace una muy buena idea del pasado y actualidad del país y la ciudad de Montevideo. Recomendable 100%
Carina 26 Oct 2023

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Travelled in group - Oct 2023
Una pena, fui con una chica italiana q vino por primera vez a América. Me han decepcionado, pésima imagen!
Alejandro Luis 16 Jun 2023
Potrero de los Funes

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Travelled in group - Jun 2023
Recomiendo el tour, excelente profesional.
Magdalena 01 Apr 2023

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Travelled in couple - Mar 2023
Nos encantó el tour!!, Sebastián muy amable, nos gustó mucho las partes que visitamos y la información de cada lugar, aprendimos bastante, gracias!
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 2 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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