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Montevideo, Uruguay

Hola! I'm Shalako and if you're looking to book a private tour in Uruguay from a young, knowledgeable and native born guide you're in the right place!

I'm advanced in social studies, with a solid academic and updated cultural backround. I'm also a licenced airplane pilot, and licenced cook. My english is native since I attended a bilingual school at a British Institute and possess the international Proficiency in English exam from Cambridge University. This enabled me to work for Internacional Consultancy Companies and Airlines companies attending passengers before becoming a tour guide on season enjoying the sun with visitors from around the world.

Overall I'm proudly born and raised in Uruguay; I feel the city of Montevideo as a part of me. I know and love this place and would love for you to join me on a flexible easy going tour, discovering the stories each corner of Montevideo has to tell us, making the most of your time here to get more than a glimpse of this beautiful country and its people!

Looking forward to meeting You!

A Recent Review of this guide

Very descriptive tour guide. Was able to pick us up from the ferry station (coming from Buenos Aires) and introduce me and my son to his beautiful, serene city of Montevideo. From the Old City (Ciudad Vieja) to Pocitos and La Rambla beach district. Also had great dining recommendations.
Maria del Carmen Ruiz Vazquez

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English Professor.
Bachelor in Social Anthropology.
Professional airplanes pilot.


I cannot pick you inside the port but I can meet you in a pre-arranged location just outside the Port and walk to the vehicle.

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Montevideo: Half day tour (up to 3 travellers)

3 hours by car covering all highlights of the city. Private Tour

320 USD per tour

(for up to 3 people)

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Montevideo half day tour (4 to 8 travellers)


3 hours by Van (AC) with driver covering all highlights of the city.,...

515 USD per tour

(for up to 8 people)

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Montevideo: Shore Excursion Tour (4 to,...


6 hours enjoying Montevideo by van (AC) with driver. Private Tour

590 USD per tour

(for up to 8 people)

6 hours

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