The Northern Interior of Uruguay is a land of ranchers, cattle, and horses. Between the streams, hills, and hot springs of the sparsely populated departments of Artigas, Paysandú, Rivera, Salto, and Tacuarembó, life can feel a world away from Montevideo.
- 1 Artigas
- 1 Bella Unión
- 1 Minas de Corrales – see the remains of 19th-century mines
- 1 Paso de los Toros
- 1 Paysandú
- 1 Rivera
- 1 Salto – citrus growing town just across the Rio Uruguay from Concordia in Argentina.
- 1 Tacuarembó – an important centre of gaucho culture