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La Barra is located about 75 miles away from the major city of Montevideo.
Spend the day unwinding and admiring the views at a nearby beach. Jose Ignacio Beach, 14 miles to the east, and Bikini Beach, 4 miles to the southeast, are two great options.
If you're longing to reconnect with the sights and sounds of Mother Nature, round up the family and head to Isla de Lobos, located 8 miles from La Barra. Also consider Isla Gorriti Natural Reserve, 8 miles away.
Get your nature fix and head over to Pablo Atchugarry Foundation, a local natural attraction.
Even if you're stretched for time, it's highly recommended that you see Museo del Mar and Museum of the Sea.
If you head 2 miles to the east of La Barra you'll find Punta del Este. A trip here gives you the chance to visit Leonel Viera Bridge and Cantegril Country Club. Another possibility is Playa Montoya. It's 3 miles out of La Barra, and is the home of Ralli Museum and Brava Beach.
Approximately 3 miles to the south of La Barra is Rincon del Indio, a regional hotspot where you'll find Punta Shopping Mall, Supermarket and Our Lady of Candelaria. Artigas Square and Mansa Beach are some additional places if you have extra time.
Often, a region's heart and soul can be found wafting from its pots, pans and ovens.
Keep your eyes peeled for milk and fish, two well-known regional ingredients.
Chivito (sandwich) and empanada (small pie) are two specialty options with their own unique tastes.
No culinary experience can end until you've had a delicious dessert. Ensaimadas (catalan sweet bread) will definitely leave you satisfied.
Seasoned travelers realize that a good way to make the most out of any journey is to memorize a few practical words in the native language. ¿Cuánto cuesta? translates to how much is this. Good afternoon is another nice one to be familiar with, so practice pronouncing Buenas tardes.
You will be pleased to know that the 25th of August is Independence Day, a day of celebration for the nation.
When the time comes to leave La Barra, pack your bags, spend your final Uruguayan pesos on mementos for the folks at home and say a warm "Adiós" to this special part of the world.
When it's time to get your flight, keep in mind that the nearest airport is 65 miles west.
You won't have any difficulty sourcing the most suitable hotel in La Barra. Expedia's hotels page contains 83 different options in this popular destination.
Those who appreciate luxury and style will feel perfectly at home at the Hotel Fasano Punta del Este, at Cno. C. Egusquiza y Paso del Barranco, and the Il Belvedere Apart Hotel, at Parada 29 de la Brava. Alternatively, The Puerto las Palmas, at Calle 8 Nº 828, and the F&F Hostel, at Carlos Vaz Ferreira S/N, are two accommodations worth checking out if you're traveling on the cheap.
This family-friendly Punta del Este resort is located by the ocean, within 2 mi (3 km) of Leonel Viera Bridge and Bikini Beach. Museum of the Sea and Museo del Mar are also within 3 mi (5 km).
Located in La Barra, this luxury hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of San Carlos Zoo, Museo del Mar, and Museum of the Sea. Leonel Viera Bridge and Bikini Beach are also within 9 mi (15 km).
Located in La Barra, this hostal is within 3 mi (5 km) of Leonel Viera Bridge, Museo del Mar, and Museum of the Sea. Bikini Beach is 2.1 mi (3.3 km) away.
Located in La Barra, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Bikini Beach, Leonel Viera Bridge, and Museum of the Sea. Museo del Mar is 2.3 mi (3.7 km) away.
With direct access to the beach, this La Barra resort is within 1 mi (2 km) of Leonel Viera Bridge, Museo del Mar, and Museum of the Sea. Bikini Beach is 2.9 mi (4.7 km) away.
Nestled on the beach, this La Barra bed & breakfast is within 3 mi (5 km) of Bikini Beach, Leonel Viera Bridge, and Museum of the Sea. Museo del Mar is 2.4 mi (3.9 km) away.
Located by the ocean, this family-friendly resort is 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from Bikini Beach and 6.6 mi (10.6 km) from Ralli Museum.
This family-friendly Punta del Este hotel is located near the beach, within 3 mi (5 km) of Bikini Beach, Leonel Viera Bridge and Museum of the Sea. Museo del Mar is 2.4 mi (3.9 km) away.