Gourmet Uruguay

Spend ten days sampling the best food and wine Uruguay has to offer staying in some exceptional hotels.

Upon arrival in Uruguay, head straight to the luxury Hyatt Carmelo Resort.  Spend three nights here in beautiful surroundings. You will also have the chance to spend a full day at the nearby Narbona Wine Lodge complete with delicious lunch. Visit their winery and enjoy tasting the wines and cheeses that they produce themselves.  On one evening, dinner is included at a nearby gourmet restaurant, giving you another taste of Uruguay’s gastronomy. Continue your tour with two nights in the capital, Montevideo. Take a private tour of the city including a visit to a local market to see the colourful produce and sample some typical food.  Your stay in Uruguay will finish with four nights in the luxury Fasano Las Piedras. Located inland, a little way from glamourous Punta del Este, the hotel is known for its excellent restaurant and exceptional service. Enjoy a visit to a winery, complete with traditional asado lunch and also dinner at the best seafood restaurant in Jose Ignacio.

Trip highlights

  • 3 nights in Carmelo at the Hyatt Carmelo Resort with a wine tour and meal at a gourmet restaurant

  • 2 nights in Montevideo at the grand Sofitel Montevideo with a tour of the coastal city

  • 4 nights near Punta del Este at Fasano Las Piedras with a winery tour and seafood dinner

  • In-depth culinary tours and tastings in each location while also having time to relax

Map of your holiday

 

Day by Day itinerary

DAY 1

Narbona Wine Lodge, Uruguay

Arrive into Uruguay

Arrive in Uruguay and transfer to Carmelo for the next three nights.

Pin Suggested accommodation – Narbona Wine Lodge

DAY 2

Vineyard in Uruguay

Visit the hotel winery

Spend the day at Narbona Wine Lodge, sampling the produce and touring the winery and farm.

DAY 3

Narbona Wine Lodge, Uruguay

Day at leisure

Today is free for you to relax as you wish and in the evening,  you can enjoy dinner at the nearby La Liebres restaurant.

DAY 4

Sofitel Montevideo, Uruguay

Travel to the capital city

Take a transfer to Montevideo and check in to your hotel for the next two nights.

Pin Suggested accommodation – Sofitel Montevideo

DAY 5

Montevideo Theatre, Uruguay

Explore Montevideo

This morning your guide will collect you for a private, half day tour of Montevideo.

DAY 6

Fasano Las Piedras, Uruguay

Travel to Punta del Este

Today you will take a private transfer to the Fasano Las Piedras where you will spend the next four nights.

Pin Suggested accommodation – Fasano Las Piedras

DAY 7

Wine Tasting holiday, Argentina

Wine tasting and traditional lunch

Enjoy a private tour to the Vina del Eden winery. Here you can taste the wines and finish with a typical Uruguayan asado (barbeque) lunch.

DAYS 8 – 9

The Fasano Las Piedras is the Brazilian brand's only hotel in Uruguay

Days at leisure

This time is free for you to relax and enjoy the facilities at the Fasano or venture further afield to explore the area. One evening you will be taken to Jose Ignacio for a delicious seafood dinner on the coast.

DAY 10

Aeroplane home

Fly home

Take a private transfer back to Montevideo for your flight home.

The price for this itinerary is £3,620.

This is a per person price, based on 2 people travelling and sharing a room.

What’s included

  • 9 nights in luxury accommodation as listed above

  • Private transfers and tours with an English speaking guide and driver

  • All internal flights in economy class seating

What’s not included

  • International flights (discuss your specific requirements with us)

  • Travel insurance

  • Any visas you may require

This is a guide price. Please enquire and we will provide a full personalised quote for you.  All our itineraries are tailor-made to your own requirements so can be modified however you wish.

FEATURED HOTELS

Narbona Wine Lodge Colonia Carmelo Uruguay

Narbona Wine Lodge

The Narbona Wine Lodge in Carmelo is a luxury, boutique hotel with a focus on wine and cheese. Part of the Relais and Chateaux group and with its roots originating in 1909, this hotel combines luxury and history for a perfect, stylish mix.

Sofitel Montevideo Uruguay

Sofitel Montevideo

French elegance and the classic style of Montevideo at the turn of the 20th century combine to provide a luxury experience at the Sofitel Montevideo.

Fasano Punta Del Este Uruguay

Hotel Fasano

Recently refurbished and boasting fabulous view, Hotel Fasano of Punta del Este is ideal for a luxury getaway to Uruguay.