Maldonado Tourism, Uruguay

Visit Maldonado - Best of Maldonado

Maldonado is the capital of Maldonado Department of Uruguay. As of the census of 2011, it is the seventh most populated city of the country. Maldonado is also the name of the municipality to which the city belongs. It includes the following zones: Maldonado, Punta Ballena, Portezuelo, Barrio Hipódromo, Canteras de Marelli, Los Ceibos, Abra de Perdomo, Laguna del Diario, El Placer, Cantegril, Maldonado Nuevo, Cerro Pelado, San Francisco, San Fernando, Estación, Leonel, Perlita, El Molino, and Biarritz.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Maldonado in Uruguay. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Maldonado like a local. A gripping city on its own right, Ciudad Del Plata also deserves a visit. Ciudad Del Plata is bestowed with interesting set of attractions for every type of traveller. A holiday in Maldonado can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Maldonado*

  • Pollution Statistics in Maldonado

    Know the pollution level of Maldonado before you plan your visit.

    • Noise and Light Pollution 75 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Maldonado: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Maldonado for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Maldonado.

    • Burglary and Theft 60 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 60 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 60 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 70 (High)
    • Car Stealing 50 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 50 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 70 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 81.25 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 40 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 45 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 15 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 65 (High)
  • Living in Maldonado - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 46.64 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 99.26 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 15.52 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 55 (High)
    • Health Care Index 50 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Maldonado

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Maldonado

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.83 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.19 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 60.69 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 137.78 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 105.99 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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