Uruguay – Small Enterprise UK

Montevido, Punta del Este (the ‘Ibiza of Uruguay’) and Colonia del Sacramento are among the many hottest locations for digital nomads residing in Uruguay. If you wish to go additional afield, Buenos Aires, Argentina, is simply two hours away by ferry.

Montevido’s seashores and rambla are value exploring, however find time for the Barrio Historico, a World Heritage web site and Colonia del Sacramento’s foremost attraction. Take pleasure in a standard asado (open-fire barbecue), mountain climbing on the sand dunes of Punta del Diablo and whale recognizing from seashores across the nation.

Uruguyan delicacies embrace chivito (steak sandwich with fried egg and different fillings), moron relleno (roast pepper full of cheese, olives and non-obligatory ham), dulce de leche, Principe Humberto (dessert with meringue, Marie biscuits, double cream and dulce de leche) and torta frita (deep fried doughnut-like dough).  

There aren’t a large number of co-working areas in Uruguay – a couple of in Montevido and a pair in Punta del Este. Nevertheless, Ookla says that the common mounted broadband pace in Uruguay is 118.11mbps, rating twenty eighth on the earth, so you ought to be wonderful working out of your lodging.

Right here’s a quick rundown of the price of dwelling:

  • Three-course meal for 2 at mid-range restaurant – 2,000 UYU (£42)
  • 1 litre of standard milk – 42.46 UYU (88p)
  • 500g loaf of recent white bread – 104.32 UYU (£2.18)
  • One-way ticket on public transport – 48.40 UYU (£1)
  • Fundamentals (electrical energy, heating, and many others) for 85m squared flat – 5,336.76 UYU (£111.50)
  • Lease for one-bed flat within the metropolis centre – 22,046.55 UYU (£459)


The digital nomad visa


The visa software is in Spanish, however you need to use the translator in your internet browser to alter it to English. Full the shape after getting into Uruguay as an everyday vacationer. Observe that this visa remains to be within the early phases so may very well be topic to alter.

Identify of visa: Provisional Id Sheet

Charges: 400 UYU (£9) – can’t be paid from a non-Uruguyan checking account

Size of keep: Six months

Can I lengthen my keep? Sure – for an extra six months. May also apply for a everlasting residency


  • Clear prison file
  • Vaccination certificates issued in Uruguay
  • A consumer account
  • Affidavit to show you’ll be able to help your self financially

Minimal wage: None

The right way to apply: On-line athttps://www.gub.uy/tramites/hoja-identidad-provisoria. You’ll obtain your allow inside ten days of paying your software price