The Carmelo/Western Uruguayan wine region is located in Western Uruguay and is centered around the small town of Carmelo. Carmelo is 3 hours from Montevideo and a 1 hour drive from Colonia, Uruguay. The wineries are the main tourist attraction of the city. Take advantage of your days in this beautiful Uruguayan place and visit the most emblematic vineyards. You can visit between 5 and 8 wineries in the region.