At only 14 km from Chuy is the first oceanic seaside of Uruguay, and the most eastern, open ocean long beach, fine sand forming huge dunes, and the Arroyo Chuy separates Uruguay from Brazil giving to the special area a fantastic environment where some customs are mixed, giving the place a special attraction.
Until the thirties "La Barra" was the vacation spot of the people of the north: as "Chuy","Cebollatí", "Lascano" and "Treinta y Tres". Tourism between rustic and naturalist that imposed the coast of Rocha accelerated in recent decades the popularity of the Barra de Chuy.
The seaside has hotels, two camping, cabins complex and a huge supply of houses for rent by day or season.
The night, for young people are usually very exciting, because in Barra de Chuy there are many Discos to enjoy all night. The most important of all, is the tranquility of the area, where highlights the hospitality of the local people, which together with the peace, security and the natural environment are the ingredients for a happy stay.