It is a forest located in the Viuda area??. Among the flora you can see a wide variety of trees such as curupi, eucalyptus, acacias and pines.
Part of the fauna is made up of hares, weasels, deer, skunks, birds like the chingolos, viuditas, churinche, parrots, storks, lark, golden brown, gulls and owls.
Black Lake or the Dead, for its proximity to "cerritos" or indigenous burial. With an area of ??27,000 hectares, is surrounded by native forest, palms, swamps, with a large number of species of birds and mammals.
It can be accessed by boat to the Biological Station of Santa Teresa Potrerillo, a protected area to observe nature in its absolutely natural.
Santa Teresa Park
Has 3,000 hectares and more than 2 million trees.
Although Rocha is a land of great forests of native trees in Santa Teresa decided afforested with a comprehensive approach, including exotic and native plants.
The result is a spectacular park, maintained and clean, with vegetation designed with great aesthetic sense. It has the nation's largest rose garden with over 330 species of roses.
Located 60km from Punta del Diablo. It has three small islands off the coast known as Torres islands where there is a substantial reservoir of sea lions, which can be seen from the coast. The homes have no electricity, only the lighthouse.
You can enter on foot or all terrain vehicles.
In the world there are seven species of sea turtles, four of which are found in waters of Rocha: The Olivacea, the Green, Loggerhead and the Seven Keels.
In Rocha from December to March with patience they can be seen in the rocky areas of Punta del Diablo.
Located 28km from Punta del Diablo, near the Castillos lake, and has become one of the most visited natural forests in the country. It extends in a band 20 km. Where you can still see large numbers of herons, storks, geese, flamingos and ducks.
In the forest you can see examples of tal trepador, coronilla, chal-chal, canelon with over 300 tree species. The omb˙es, with ages ranging from a few days and 500 years, are the stars of this mount.
Santa Teresa Fortress
It is located inside the National Park. The construction started in 1762 by the Portuguese and continued with an exciting story! Inside you can visit a tinderbox, a chapel, a museum with models of the different forts in Uruguay, a collection of weapons, a nursing room, bathrooms and kitchen.
Punta del Diablo originated like a fishermen town and when time was going by, company other houses, cottages, mansions, ranches, apartments, bars and other shops where coming. All seeking their own architecture. But yeah, reaffirming the joy of the place!
If you come in January or February you can meet the ATM (cash machine)! The rest of the year you have to visit it in other cities.
Punta del Diablo has a charming night by the number of stars in the sky and life in this time. In the village you can enjoy typical meals candles ablaze by the rhythm of music.