Beaches at Cabo Polonio, Cabo Polonio

4.7
#1 of 27 in Parks in Rocha Department
Must see · Beach · Nature / Park
Explore a largely untouched area of coastal scenery at Beaches at Cabo Polonio, known for their sand dunes and hippie commune. With only 95 inhabitants, the area's hamlet remains off-grid, with no running water or electricity. Access to the beaches is possible only on foot or on an authorized dune buggy ride, which you can reserve at the area's visitor center. Nearby you'll find a resident colony of sea lions--just ask one of the visitor center staff to point them out. Using our international travel planner, Cabo Polonio attractions like Beaches at Cabo Polonio can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Park your car just off Route 10, hop aboard the double decker dune buggy bus, and ride across the dunes to the funky little town of Cabo Polonio. Climb the lighthouse, watch the sea lions on the...  more »
  • Beautiful beaches stretching for miles. Nice white sand and clear water which is a bonus in Uraquay! Many walks  more »

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