Botanical Garden is in Downtown Montevideo, a walkable, business-friendly area. There are ample options for restaurants and bars here. Many visitors come to enjoy the natural beauty of the beaches, while others visit for the local theater. The hotels near Botanical Garden provide an ideal home base for venturing out into the greater Montevideo area.
More to see near Botanical Garden
While you're out visiting Botanical Garden, you can enjoy some other sightseeing in and around Montevideo. You can get some shopping done while you're here, or take part in any number of other activities. The museums and theaters provide some cultural flavor, while the monuments and historic sites offer insight into local lore.
Soak up some sun at Ramirez Beach and Pocitos Beach. You'll find the great outdoors at parks like Batlle Park, Rose Garden Meadow, and Botanical Garden. With a shopping trip to Louvre Antiques, Artisan Market, or Port Market, you might find that perfect souvenir. Sala Zitarrosa, Puerto de Montevideo, or Tristan Narvaja Flea Market will provide yet another welcomed diversion.
Stroll the halls at Museo Torres Garcia, Municipal Center of Photography, or Andes 1972 Museum. Attractions like Teatro Sobre Ruedas, Solis Theater, and Auditorio Nacional del Sodre can be part of your cultural tour. Learn about the local history at Estévez Palace, Montevideo Cabildo, and Palacio Piria. Puerta de la Ciudadela, Salvo Palace, and Montevideo Cathedral are monuments worth a look.
Create some family memories at Zoo Avilla Dolores and Japanese Garden of Montevideo. Don't pass up a chance to see Independencia Square, Radisson Victoria Plaza Casino, and Sala Verdi Theater. You can also check out Museo Figari, Constitution Square, and Academia Uruguay.
Getting to Botanical Garden
Hop aboard a plane to get to Botanical Garden. The Montevideo (MVD-Carrasco Intl.) airport is 10.8 miles (17.4 km) from Downtown Montevideo. You can take the train to Montevideo Central Station, but Montevideo Dr. Lorenzo Carnelli Station and Montevideo Yatay Station are also in the vicinity. The ferry will drop you at the local port if traveling by water.