The Capital: Montevideo
Direct Flying Time: Approx 15 hours from the UK
Passports: Full valid passport required - we recommend 6 months validity
Time Difference: GMP -2 Oct/Mar. GMT -3 Mar/Oct
Currency: Uruguayan Peso
Main Language: Spanish
Water: Bottled water is recommended.
Electricity: 220V AC 60 Hz
International Dialing: +598
Driving: Right hand side of road. International Driving Permit is required.
Clothing: Lightweight clothes for summer. Mediumweight clothes for winter. Rainwear advisable
Visas: Not required for British passport holders
Vaccinations: Please consult your G.P. Diphtheria, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B and Tetanus is recommended.
Tax & Tipping: Customary 10% gratuity