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Playa Mansa, Punta del Este

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Idyllic white sand and calm waters make Playa Mansa a perfect choice for a relaxing beach day. Relatively small crowds add to this beach's appeal, leaving you to enjoy the warm water with a long swim, or soak up the view with a walk along the boardwalk. If you're looking for more adventure, rent water sports equipment for kitesurfing, windsurfing, sailing, and canoeing. A number of restaurants and cafes serving local specialties allow you refuel without getting too far away from the water. The only downside to this spot is the jellyfish, which can pose a problem during certain times. Playa Mansa is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our custom trip planner, Punta del Este Edition.
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  • Justamento its name, calm beaches of Punta del este with very little waves ideal for travelling with children and watch the seabirds that visit them
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  • A great place to visit and meet in Punta Del Este, one of the main attractions along with You Fingers.
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  • Very good beach for sunbathing, walking, some restaurants, beautiful people, wonderful to relax.
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