¡Hola! And welcome to the InterNations Community of expats in Montevideo. Our network gives you access to a wealth of resources to support you as you relocate to Uruguay's capital. From making the initial decision to finding a new hobby and joining the workforce, InterNations opens the doors and smooths the path to your new home. Our guides include advice and essential information and have been compiled especially to help expats prepare for a new life and overcome unexpected obstacles. And in our forum, you'll find answers to your questions such as "how do I apply for a visa?" and "where can I access healthcare?". Our members living in Montevideo are always happy to share their experiences and insider tips with a fellow expat. Learn from their mistakes and mimic their successes as you follow in their footsteps and start an exciting new adventure in Montevideo.
With InterNations, you never stand alone. Whether you move to another city or go on a business trip somewhere — our communities are there to make you feel at home wherever you are in the world. Feel free to also check out our other vibrant InterNations Communities like the ones in Singapore or Dubai.
Attend our monthly events and activities for Montevideo expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.
Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow members in our Montevideo expat forums.
With a history dating back to 1724, and consistently rated as boasting the highest quality of life in Latin America, Montevideo attracts visitors and expats from all over the world. Enjoy sprawling inner city parks, numerous cinemas, theaters, art galleries and eclectic architecture at Plaza Independencia as you embark on your new life. As a resident, you'll have a front row seat to the city's most colorful festivals including the glittering party atmosphere of the annual Montevideo Carnival. The key industries of Montevideo are tourism and banking with the headquarters of several large banks located in the city. Tourism continues to grow as transport links bring more international visitors to Montevideo. The service industry is also significant and, as with many South American countries, qualified English teachers are in demand.
InterNations is the largest global network for expatriates, with communities in 390 cities across the globe. Get to know fellow internationals in your city, before you're moving, or when traveling somewhere and never feel like a stranger. InterNations makes it easy for you to stay in touch with your expat friends, both online and offline, so you can grow your network of friends and contacts from all over the world. Whether they live in Shanghai or Hong Kong, InterNations allows you to be close to them even if they are miles away.
InterNations provides the opportunity to socialize and network with your fellow expats in a safe and easy-going environment. Our regular get-togethers in Montevideo give you the reassurance that you are part of our community both virtually and in person. We also encourage you to look at our InterNations Groups to discover a new hobby or rekindle an old interest as you socialize and have fun with fellow InterNations members. Movies, culture and outdoor adventures are just a few of the interests covered by our groups which you can join to start building a new circle of friends in Montevideo.