Mal Abrigo Vacation Packages
Mal Abrigo is located some 65 miles (105 kilometers) from Montevideo, the national capital.
While it may be tempting to limit yourself to just the local sights when visiting Mal Abrigo, remember, the surrounding region's treasure-trove of scenic delights await. San Jose de Mayo and Nueva Helvecia are two more places worth checking out while you're in Uruguay.
While you are staying in Mal Abrigo, why not head to Colonia del Sacramento. Approximately 55 miles (89 kilometers) away, this regional transport and shopping hub is home to Calabres Beach, Portuguese Museum and Convent of San Francisco. Theater Bastion del Carmen and Colonia del Sacramento Plaza Major are also good places to head to.
A good way to learn about a destination is by getting an understanding of its history. While here, take the time to stop by the area's ruins.
Learn from the wisdom of the locals and take one of the city walking tours and cycling tours.
The food here is known for its special flavors, so make sure you try the food in Uruguay. Among the many ingredients often used in this part of the world are milk and fish. Chivito (sandwich) and empanada (small pie) are both popular dishes that will delight visitors' palates with a true taste of Uruguay. Ensaimadas (catalan sweet bread) is a great choice to round out any Uruguay meal.
As the sun sets on your adventures, spend your last Uruguayan pesos on last-minute mementos and say Adiós to the interesting characters you've met and the locations you've been.