A little piece of heaven at Parque del Prado in Montevideo

park exploration
A little piece of heaven at Parque del Prado in Montevideo

Treat yourself to a nature break at Parque del Prado and visit its botanical garden.

Discover the 106 hectares of flowery greenery of the Parque del Prado. Considered the largest park in the capital, it dates back to the 1870s and has grown over the decades. Surrounded by luxurious villas, it offers several sites for a diversified stroll. Pass in front of the Rosedal, also called the ‘Rose Garden'. Created in 1912, it has no less than 12,000 roses in 300 different varieties. Discover the botanical garden that highlights the flora of the whole world. You will enter the heart of an area of ​​more than 1,000 plant species where aquatic plants and dry plants flourish. This place is used for scientific activities as well as information for the general public on botany. Do not forget to admire the sculptures that embellish the paths as well, such as those of the last four Charrúas, an indigenous tribe (Los últimos Charrúas).

Parque del Prado
Avenida Delmira Agustini
Montevideo 11700

+598 1950 2003

www.montevideo.gub.uy