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Historic Site in Parque Nacional Santa Teresa

Fortaleza de Santa Teresa

This impressive hilltop fortress, 4km north of park headquarters on Ruta 9, is the star attraction of Parque Nacional Santa Teresa. Construction was begun by the Portuguese in 1762 and finished by the Spaniards afte…
Uruguayan in Parque Nacional Santa Teresa

Capatacia Restaurant

At the Capatacía (Parque Nacional Santa Teresa park headquarters) is this restaurant, serving no-frills Uruguayan fare such as chivitos, steaks and milanesas.