Punta Del Este Tourism

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Punta del Este (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈpunta ðel ˈeste]) is a city and resort on the Atlantic Coast in the Maldonado Department of southeastern Uruguay. Although the city has a year-round population of about 9,280, the summer tourist boom adds to this a very large number of non-residents. Punta del Este is also the name of the municipality to which the city belongs. It includes Punta del Este proper and Península areas.


Planning a vacation to Punta Del Este in Uruguay? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. When planning a trip to Punta Del Este, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Ciudad Del Plata. Ciudad Del Plata is bestowed with interesting set of attractions for every type of traveller. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Punta Del Este.

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Facts and Stats for Punta Del Este*

  • Pollution Statistics in Punta Del Este

    Know the pollution level of Punta Del Este 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)
  • Punta Del Este: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 33.33 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 22.22 (Low)
    • Attacks 13.89 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 30.56 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 91.67 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 88.89 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 5.56 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 5.56 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 38.89 (Low)
  • Living in Punta Del Este - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 77.43 (High)
    • Climate Index 98.08 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 26.72 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 84.16 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 37.5 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 18.36 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 19.15 (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 Punta Del Este

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Punta Del Este

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.66 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.72 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 55.82 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 131.42 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 101.18 USD

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

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