Estancia VIK

  • Estancia VIK
  • Location: José Ignacio, Eastern Uruguay.
  • Host:
    Benjamín Bono
    Host photo
  • Species: Perdiz and Pigeon
  • Season: April thru July


River Plate Wingshooting is delighted to announce the opening of Estancia Vik, our new luxury destination in one of the most beautiful spots of the Uruguayan coastline, Jose Ignacio. This is a fishing village that combines bohemian air, fashion stores and luxury.

Located by the ocean, 20 minutes away from downtown Punta Del Este, estancia Vik is an idyllic retreat where travelers can enjoy luxurious bohemian lifestyle while being treated as royalty. Each suite has a unique design and showcases original art conceived for each space by leading contemporary Uruguayan artists. All feature full bathrooms with a large built-in closet, and private access to the exterior patios surrounding the Estancia.
Ideal for small or large groups, combined to excellent wingshooting, there are plenty of inside and outside additional activities at Estancia Vik to suit everyone's taste. Most popular are the swimming pool, gym and spa, private polo field and stable of riding horses. To visit Estancia Vik is to immerse oneself into the finest Uruguayan art and architecture, while enjoying stunning natural surroundings, a traditional ranch experience and the splendor of South America's finest beaches. You will also experience the thrill of parties that often last until way past dawn, all amid the comfort, sophistication and aesthetic magnificence of an Estancia hotel beyond compare.

Visitors can combine an unforgettable wingshooting experience with River Plate Wingshooting with other activities such as horseback riding, nature exploration, polo playing in the estancia’s polo field, hiking, mountain biking, canoeing, fishing, swimming, surfing, tennis, golf, gym and spa in one of the most amazing places in the world.
Get ready to become submerged into a cultural, artistic, elegant and sporty outdoor trip of a lifetime!


Sample Itinerary - Vik or New Luxury:

Day 1: Depart U.S. or Europe.
Day 2: Arrive to Montevideo, Uruguay's capital city, where you will be met by River Plate’s ground transfer team and driven to the lodge (90 minutes). Afternoon shoot; drinks and dinner with briefing by your host on the hunting days to come.
Days 3-5: Three full shooting days, offering perdiz, over pointing dogs and high-volume decoyed pigeon shooting. You will be shooting both morning and afternoon returning to the lodge for lunch or enjoying a typical asado on the field while shooting pigeons.
Day 6: Morning shoot. Transfer to Montevideo International Airport after lunch.
Day 7: Arrive U.S. or Europe.

* You can extend your stay for more days to enjoy other activities the Estancia has to offer.

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