Guichón is a city of Paysandú with an approximate population of five thousand people. Many people visit it because it is a few kilometers from Almirón hot springs. You can reach them by route 90.
The city was founded in 1907 as a town related to Midland trains work and over the years its population settled. Nowadays, the city counts with great importance regarding tourism and it is very popular because of its ecotourism.
Tourism in Guichón
Beyond its great source of tourism, Almirón hot springs count with other possibilities for nature lovers to enjoy.
They have a lot for those who want to do ecologic tourism, since it counts with a great variety of natural spaces, such as: the Queguay Grande River, Haedo Hill, Rincón de Pérez or Pérez Corner and Quebradas Hill. Undoubtedly, they are historical places of great natural value.
Events in Guichón
Following we will show you the major events, in which you will be able to participate and know this fantastic city of the Uruguayan territory.
Januarythe Queguay River Regatta
As you may see, Guichón has a great variety of activities waiting for you.