Destination guide

Travel to adventurous Piriapolis

Come and experience Piriapolis and its culture, monuments and history. Renowned for its parks, mountain views and museums, this city welcomes all visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Piriapolis

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Piriapolis a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cerro Pan de Azúcar (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Alto de la Ballena Vineyards (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Piriapolis

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Piriapolis is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Piriapolis Beach (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Pan de Azucar Nature Reserve and Zoo (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Cerro Pan de Azúcar (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Paseo Sierra de las Animas Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • La Chihuahua Natural Beach (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Laguna del Sauce (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Piriapolis

The nearest airport is in Punta Del Este (PDP-Capitan Corbeta CA Curbelo Intl.), located 10.3 mi (16.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Montevideo (MVD-Carrasco Intl.), which is 42.5 mi (68.5 km) away.