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Isla Gorriti

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Very nice walk

Since we were there in low season, we had the island for our own. Lucky with the sunny weather we... read more

Reviewed July 17, 2019
Bierbeek, Belgium
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Beautiful and Paradisiac Place

It is an island to visit, definitely. It has places to explore, old canyons , the cemetery, beaches... read more

Reviewed February 1, 2019
Buenos Aires
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Reviewed July 17, 2019 via mobile

Since we were there in low season, we had the island for our own. Lucky with the sunny weather we walked almost around the whole island. Very nice and peaceful. Different from Punta de Este.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Keppebolletje
Reviewed February 1, 2019

It is an island to visit, definitely. It has places to explore, old canyons , the cemetery, beaches and, of course it is surrounded by thick woods. I advise you to take your own meals for there is a picnic area .Moreover, due to the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TinoBuenosAires
Reviewed April 30, 2018

To get to Isla Gorriti you must take a boat that goes from Punta del Este to the island in around 20 minutes. Once there, you can roam around the island and visit XVIIIth century fortifications, canon emplacements and similar mementos from the time the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed April 20, 2016

Only a boat ride ..of 5 minutes away ..it's a wonderful place to relax and walk , swim , sunbathe and just get away from the noise of summer ....

Date of experience: January 2016
2  Thank Silvie K
Reviewed January 15, 2016

To look from the rambla or many of the beachside restaurants after dark it was until now a delight to see the island light up after dark. This year there are no lights and there is a rumour that vandals came onto the island late...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Margaret T
Reviewed November 23, 2015 via mobile

Isla Goritti: An island where you can get away from the buildings and people, but still stat very close to it all. From the far side of the island (from the puerto) it feels as if you could be anywhere in the world. But its...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank nickmP2089SG
Reviewed August 11, 2015

The Punta del Este view is wonderfull!!Very peaceful island offers a relaxing day for couples and/or families.The beach is very deep,you must to be carefull.The sourrending pines fill your senses and refresh .

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank joseH3466QT
Reviewed March 25, 2015

It is across the port on the Mansa side of Punta del Este. You can take a round trip ferry ride to the island for about $12. The ferries come and go every 1/2 hour or so. It's fun to explore the island. On one...More

Date of experience: March 2015
2  Thank FooledOnce
Reviewed March 9, 2015

You can take a boat from the port, is near, twenty minutes cross, good wild beach, many particular boats around, to visit only in summer...........!

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Dulcedeborita
Reviewed February 18, 2015

It´s a few minutes away from Punta del Este´s harbour. A quick boat takes you there, you arrive at a little harboour and you can choose a beach among 3 or 4 options. I like the "playa honda"; it´s on the opposite side of the...More

Date of experience: January 2015
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