North Part Tour of Montevideo, Montevideo

North Part Tour of Montevideo, Montevideo
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Northen part of the city can be also characterized as a beautiful place. There can be visited a nice and green park, museums, botanical garden and many other places that will attract your attention. Take this tour to discover the beauty of the city Montevideo, Uruguay.

North Part Tour of Montevideo - Route Map

Guide Name: North Part Tour of Montevideo
Guide Location: Uruguay » Montevideo
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 7
Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.9 km
Author: jenny
Jardin Botanico

1) Jardin Botanico (must see)

Jardin Botanica is known for its beauty and greenness. It has a beautiful and unique collection of pink roses and many other species, forms, smells. It serves as a scientific center, activities, information and training for biologists and for public. People can learn the flora of different countries of the planet due to the great number of different unknown plans for...   view more
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Aparicio Saravia Statue

2) Aparicio Saravia Statue

Equestrian Statue of Aparicio Saravia represents the epoch of civil struggle for liberties. Aparicio Saravia was a general that and a chief of National Party who organized a parallel power to the government of J. Slopes. Then was elected as the president of the Republic and having 15000 men struggled from the 1904 revolution. After nine months of struggle he died and his army...   view more
Image Courtesy of Wikimedia and Rodrigo Pérez Fulloni
Museo Juan Manuel Blanes‎

3) Museo Juan Manuel Blanes‎

Museo Juan Manuel Blanes‎ has also the name of municipal museum. It was established in 1930. It was founded in 1930, in which year the 100th anniversary of the first Constitution of Uruguay was commemorated, significant with regard to the fact that Juan Manuel Blanes painted Uruguayan patriotic themes. The city of Montevideo established the Municipal Museum of Fine Arts, and named it in his honor, in 1930. Manuel Blanes, June 8, 1830 – April 15, 1901 was a noted Uruguayan painter of the...   view more
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Sight description based on wikipedia
Japanese Garden

4) Japanese Garden

Japanese Garden is a beautiful place located back yard to the Blanes museum. It is spread over 2000 m2 in the Japanese style arranged. There are different species of exotic plants, bridges, tea houses, waterfall, stone paths, benches and everything that people need for rest with the whole...   view more
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Parque Prado

5) Parque Prado

Parque Prado is the largest of Montevideo's six principal public parks. Established in 1873, it covers an area of 106 hectares and is located in the barrio of Prado. Located in the northern part of the city, the Miguelete Creek flows through the neighbourhood and park of the same name. The Presidential Residence is located behind the Botanical Gardens. Surrounded by the avenues Agraciada, Lucas Obes, Joaquín Suárez, Luis Alberto de Herrera and Castro streets and José María Reyes is...   view more
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Sight description based on wikipedia
Estadio Parque Alfredo Víctor Viera‎

6) Estadio Parque Alfredo Víctor Viera‎

Estadio Viera represents a multi-purpose museum in Montevideo, Uruguay. It's the home of Montevideo Wanderers Fútbol Club, and is currently used only for football matches. The stadium holds 12,000 people and was built in 1933. It has 4 sectors, named after great players of the team: Obdulio Varela, Cayetano Saporitti, René "tito" Borjas and Jorge "Chifle" Barrios. It's located in the hearth of the Prado neighbourhood of Montevideo, in the intersection of...   view more
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Sight description based on wikipedia
Iglesia Carmelitas

7) Iglesia Carmelitas (must see)

Iglesia Carmelitas is a monumental church made in impressive Gothic style. It was built in two years and the first stone was putted in honor of the Virgen del Carmen. The brother Rufus was the architect of the church. The brother Estanislao was the inspiring genius of the building. Now it stands a beauty and unique piece of...   view more
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