Piriápolis Tourism

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Piriápolis is a city in the Maldonado Department of Uruguay. It is an important summer resort in the country, predating the larger and better known resort town of Punta del Este. Because it is mainly used as a resort, it has a relatively small permanent population for a city of its size. Piriápolis is also the name of the municipality to which the city belongs. It includes the following zones: Piriápolis, Playa Grande, Playa Hermosa, Playa Verde, Punta Colorada, San Francisco, Punta Negra, Sauce de Portezuelo, Ocean Park, Barra de Portezuelo, La Capuera, Puntas de la Sierra, La Falda, Miramar, Colonia V. Suárez, Sierras del Tirol.


Unplug yourself and have a laid-back vacation at Piriápolis, Uruguay. This city offers countless opportunities to click pictures for your travel journal. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Ciudad Del Plata, Uruguay. Ciudad Del Plata is bestowed with interesting set of attractions for every type of traveller. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Piriápolis*

  • Pollution Statistics in Piriápolis

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

    • Air Pollution 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Piriápolis: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 40 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 30 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 22.5 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 32.5 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 15 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 27.5 (Low)
    • Attacks 20 (Low)
    • Drug offense 37.5 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 80 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 10 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 42.5 (Moderate)
  • Living in Piriápolis - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 71.88 (High)
    • Climate Index 98.08 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 26.72 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 82.87 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 37.5 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 20.48 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 25.2 (Very Low)
    • 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 Piriápolis

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.83 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.81 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 58.49 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 137.49 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 105.76 USD

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

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