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Punta Ballena

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Punta Ballena, a resort town on a small peninsula jutting out into the Atlantic Ocean, offers 12 km (7.5 mi) of beaches and an array of resorts. Established in 1896, the resort town serves as one of the most popular tourist destinations along Uruguay's coast, along with neighboring city Punta del Este. Punta Ballena vacations allow visitors to choose from a selection of ecotourism experiences, including tours of the peninsula's marine areas and popular hang gliding spots. Add Punta Ballena and other destinations in Uruguay to your travel plans using our Uruguay vacation route planner.
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Punta Ballena offers several beach resorts for its guests, with a range of additional facilities and services catering to demanding visitors. You can also consider staying in Punta del Este, an established resort town just west of Punta Ballena. With a larger range of options, you'll have a better chance of finding something to suit your budget there, with a possibility to visit Punta Ballena on day trips.
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