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Indigena - Area Protegida de Flora y Fauna

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Wonderful experience

On a South American cruise, this was offered as an excursion. Quite honestly, this was the best... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
Sharon M
Abingdon, Maryland
Unexpected treat in Uruguay

Offered as a cruise ship tour about an hour ride from Punta del Este. Found Indigena Nature Reserve... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2016
Frances J
Omaha, Nebraska
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Apr 16, 2017
“Wonderful experience”
Dec 22, 2016
“Unexpected treat in Uruguay”
Enjoy nature very close to Montevideo and Punta del Este. Explore Uruguayan native flora and fauna.INDIGENA is a private nature reserve extending over 130 hectares, where native flora and fauna are protected. It is located between the hills and the...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Calle 14 Aguatero y Calle 25 Boyero | Balneario Bellavista, Maldonado 20302, Uruguay
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

On a South American cruise, this was offered as an excursion. Quite honestly, this was the best thing we did during the 10 days in South America. The people who work here are extremely knowledgeable and quite dedicated. This reserve is all about preserving the...More

1  Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Offered as a cruise ship tour about an hour ride from Punta del Este. Found Indigena Nature Reserve to be a surprising change from other local places to visit. Over 300 acres turned "back to nature" to promote indigenous plants, birds, and animals, some of...More

2  Thank Frances J
Reviewed 18 December 2016

The park is situated about an hours drive East of Montevideo, in Uruguay 98% of the land is privately owned so there are virtually no National parks. Indigena was created to provide that experience to both local school children and visitors alike, it is spread...More

Thank Ken H
Reviewed 27 February 2016

We visited this nature reserve on a land tour from a cruise ship. It is a private reserve about an hour's drive from Punta del Este and has been set up to preserve some of Uruguay's endangered species. We were escorted round by two very...More

3  Thank Humphrey_Wright
Reviewed 4 January 2016

On the same day that we visited Indígena, we also toured the Pan de Azucar wildlife reserve (reserva de fauna). Both are located a few km from Piriapolis (but in different directions); both are in beautiful settings and feature native animals. But while the Reserva...More

3  Thank David V
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