El Viejo y El Mar
Punta Del Diablo Village
Fabulously remote, seriously underdeveloped and stunningly picturesque, this little fishing-surfing village of wooden cabins and winding...
Estación Biológica Potrerillo de Santa Teresa
On the shores of Laguna Negra, 10km northwest of town, the Estación Biológica Potrerillo de Santa Teresa harbors a rich variety of bird...
Centro de Tortugas Marinas
While Uruguay has no nesting beaches for sea turtles, the area from Barra del Chuy to Punta del Diablo is an important foraging area....
Lo de Olga
For delicious home-cooked fish and puffy-as-a-cloud buñuelos de algas (seaweed fritters), don’t miss this sweet family-run restaurant...
Lonely Planet review
At the dunes’ edge, south of the town center, ‘old man’ Ernesto has just re-opened this delightfully ramshackle restaurant, suffused with a rustic-hip atmosphere. The candlelit walls are adorned with fishing nets, wine bottles, lanterns and guitars, and you’re offered whatever he’s serving that night; the fixed-price menu usually includes fish, wine and dessert.