Punta Carretas
in Departamento de Montevideo, Uruguay

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-34.923 and -56.160 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -34° 55' 22" and W -56° 9' 34"
Currency and Currency Code:
Peso - UYU
Spoken languages:
Spanish
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 02:53 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: America/Montevideo
UTC/GMT offset: -3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:43 am and 5:41 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
34.682 and 125.190 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Chukhang
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for Uruguay in South America

Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Uruguay.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Uruguay. Last Update: 2020-05-30 07:22:10

Discover Punta Carretas

Punta Carretas in Departamento de Montevideo is a city in Uruguay a little south-east of Montevideo, the country's capital city.

Local time in Punta Carretas is now 02:53 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named America / Montevideo with an UTC offset of -3 hours. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Punta Carretas, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Uruguay is Carrasco International /General C L Berisso Airport in a distance of 9 mi (or 15 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Historic Quarter of the City of Colonia del Sacramento in a distance of 96 mi (or 155 km), North. We discovered 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Montevideo, Canelones, San Jose de Mayo, Florida and Minas. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 12°C / 54 °F

Morning Temperature 10°C / 51 °F
Evening Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 68%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 17 km/h (11 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Sunday, 31st of May 2020

12°C (53 °F)
10°C (49 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Monday, 1st of June 2020

12°C (53 °F)
9°C (48 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 2nd of June 2020

12°C (54 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Overcast clouds, calm.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Sheraton Montevideo Hotel

Address
0,1 mi
CALLE VICTOR SOLINO 349
11300 Montevideo
Uruguay

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Axsur Design Hotel

Address
1,6 mi
Misiones 1260
11000 Montevideo
Uruguay

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


OWN Montevideo Hotel

Address
0,3 mi
J. Zorrilla de San Martin 177
11301 Montevideo
Uruguay

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


CALA DI VOLPE BOUTIQUE HOTEL

Address
0,3 mi
RAMBLA MAHATMA GANDH
11300 Montevideo
Uruguay

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Esplendor Montevideo – A Wyndham Grand Hotel

Address
0,4 mi
Manuel Errazquin 2370
11300 Montevideo
Uruguay

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Dazzler Montevideo Dazzler Hotel Montevideo

Address
0,4 mi
Veintiuno de Setiembre 2752
11308 Montevideo
Uruguay

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Mercure Montevideo Punta Carretas

Address
0,4 mi
Rambla Gandhi 371
11300 Montevideo
Uruguay

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Marti Aparthotel

Address
1,0 mi
Jose Marti 3325
11300 Montevideo
Uruguay

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 0:00
Weekend: closed


TRYP Montevideo Hotel

Address
0,1 mi
R.hector Miranda, 2361 - Punta Carretas-
11300 Montevideo
Uruguay

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


My Suites Boutique Hotel and Wine Bar

Address
0,5 mi
Juan Benito Blanco 674
11303 Montevideo
Uruguay

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

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Proyecto Vista Bianca - Pocitos, Montevideo - Golden H Group | Inmobiliaria

Published: November 27, 2013
Length: 56:30 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Golden H Group

Golden H Group | División Inmobiliaria - Vista Bianca (Pocitos) + INFO: http://www.goldenhgroup.com El proyecto se ubica en uno de los mejores puntos de la ciudad de Montevideo, en el corazón...


Punta Carretas Montevideo

Published: November 22, 2008
Length: 33:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: German Valdez

Vista del club de Golf en Punta Carretas Montevideo Uruguay.


ATARDECER EN RAMBLA DE PUNTA CARRETAS

Published: December 07, 2013
Length: 17:59 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Alvaro Ferreiro

VIDEO EN FAST MOTION - Full HD 1080p - 50 fps. Montevideo - URUGUAY (GoPro HERO3 Black Edition)


Noche de los Descuentos 2010 - Punta Carretas

Published: December 07, 2010
Length: 54:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Punta Carretas

Este viernes noche de los descuentos. Descuentos desde las 14:00 horas.


Coastal Rowing Montevideo - Escuela de Remo de Punta Carretas

Published: December 12, 2014
Length: 53:18 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: joaquiniceman

Remando en la Escuela de remo de Punta Carretas. Chicos de la Escuela Municipal de Remo, por más información entrar a www.ururemo.com.


Subida al faro de Punta Carretas

Published: April 18, 2010
Length: 00:19 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Fernando Baillo


La Rambla en bici - Punta Trouville a Punta Ramirez - 6 de 7

Published: December 24, 2008
Length: 24:00 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Charles Halty

Bicycling along Montevideo's waterfront drive tha Rambla, Punta Trouville to Punta Ramirez - 6 of 7.


A contramano

Published: September 20, 2014
Length: 20:13 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Por las calles de Montevideo

A contramano por una salida de la rambla de Punta Carretas.


Prueba BYD F0 - Análisis exterior (Parte: 2/2)

Published: July 08, 2011
Length: 52:42 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: AutoblogUY

BYD F0 en movimiento. Prueba de Autoblog Uruguay. Lugar: Facultad de Ingeniería, Punta Carretas, Montevideo, Uruguay La prueba completa del auto en http://www.autoblog.com.uy/2011/02/prueba-6-by...


Logosofía: Crecimiento profesional y desarrollo integral del ser humano

Published: March 03, 2011
Length: 34:23 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Logosofía

Síntesis de conferencia brindada por el Lic. Pablo Barassi el 25 de noviembre de 2010 en el Grand Ball Room del hotel Sheraton de Punta Carretas, Montevideo, Uruguay. "Logosofía: Crecimiento...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Estadio Luis Franzini

The Estadio Luis Franzini (or Luis Franzini Stadium) is an outdoor football stadium located in Montevideo, Uruguay. The stadium's maximum capacity is 18,000 people, and it is the home ground of Defensor Sporting. The stadium was closed during the 1997 season for renovations. It reopened on 16 August 1998 with the name Nuevo Estadio Luis Franzini. Renovations included a seating capacity increase and leveling of the playing area.

Located at -34.9165, -56.1667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Uruguay, Defensor Sporting Club

Estadio Pocitos

Estadio Pocitos was a multi-use stadium in Montevideo, Uruguay, that does not exist today. This stadium was mainly used for football matches of the owner club Peñarol from 1921 to 1933. Later it was demolished in the 30s decade because Peñarol started to play in the Estadio Centenario as its home field, and besides that, due to the increase of the urban part of the city that literally ate the field. The first FIFA World Cup goal was scored in this stadium by the French player Laurent.

Located at -34.9051, -56.1562 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Uruguay, 1930 FIFA World Cup stadiums, Defunct association football venues

Escuela Brasil (Montevideo)

Escuela Brasil, or Escuela N° 17 Brasil, or Escuela "República del Brasil", is a public elementary school located in the barrio of Pocitos in Montevideo, Uruguay.

Located at -34.9114, -56.1511 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buildings and structures in Montevideo, Education in Montevideo, Schools in Uruguay, Pocitos, Montevideo

Liceo Joaquin Suarez (Montevideo)

Joaquin Suarez's high school was the first public secondary school in Pocitos, in the city of Montevideo. From 1944 to 1948 its location was in Magallanes street where he shared the building with the Italian School, a place that later the Faculty of Economics and Faculty of Humanities later.

Located at -34.9164, -56.1536 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Education in Montevideo, Schools in Uruguay, Buildings and structures in Montevideo, Pocitos, Montevideo

National Museum of Visual Arts (Uruguay)

National Museum of Visual Arts (Uruguay) (Spanish: Museo Nacional de Artes Visuales) is the name of a museum, Julio Herrera y Reissig esq. Tomás Giribaldi, s/n, In Parque Rodó, Montevideo, Uruguay. It was inaugurated on December 10 of 1911. This museum has the largest collection of Uruguayan artists artwork.

Located at -34.9139, -56.1647 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Art museums established in 1911, Museums in Montevideo, Art museums and galleries in Uruguay, 1911 establishments in Uruguay

Punta Brava Lighthouse

Punta Brava Lighthouse (Faro de Punta Brava), also known as Punta Carretas Lighthouse, is a lighthouse in Punta Carretas, Montevideo, Uruguay. It was erected in 1876. The lighthouse has a height of 21 meters high and its light reaches 15 miles away, with a flash every ten seconds. In 1962, the lighthouse became electric. The lighthouse is important for guiding boats into the Banco Inglés, Buceo Port or the entrance of the Santa Lucía River, west of Montevideo city.

Located at -34.9353, -56.16 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Montevideo, Lighthouses in Uruguay, Lighthouses completed in 1876, Punta Carretas

Hospital Pereira Rossell

Hospital Pereira Rossell is a hospital in Montevideo, Uruguay. It is located in the barrio of Parque Batlle, just west of the park of the same name. It was founded in 1908 and was built on land donated in late 1900 by Alexis Rossell y Rius and Dolores Pereira de Rossell. It was the first paediatric hospital, and shortly afterwards the first maternity hospital when they installed obstetric and gynaecological clinic in 1915. Later the hospital received a donation from Dr.

Located at -34.8981, -56.1636 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Children's hospitals, Hospitals in Montevideo, Buildings and structures completed in 1908

Embassy of Colombia, Montevideo

The Embassy of Colombia in Montevideo is the diplomatic mission of the Republic of Colombia to the Oriental Republic of Uruguay; it is headed by the Ambassador of Colombia to Uruguay. It is located in the Pocitos neighbourhood of Montevideo.

Located at -34.9155, -56.1516 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Diplomatic missions of Colombia, Diplomatic missions in Montevideo, Colombia–Uruguay relations, Pocitos, Montevideo

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Punta Carretas