Estancia La Bellaca is located in the midst of the Sierra de Minas hill country. Incredibly secluded, this estancia is 1 hour from Punta del Este, commonly known as the “Riviera of South America.” The luxury 8 bedroom lodge was completed in 2013 and professionally decorated. The target species is perdiz and pigeon. Perdiz is a sporty upland game bird hunted over trained pointers. Pigeon shoots takes place in harvested corn fields or sorghum plantations. Fields and plantations are constantly scouted by experienced guides. The lodge offers a wonderful blend of hunting and a luxury vacation.
Perdiz is a world-class upland game bird hunted over well trained pointers. These birds hold very well even in short sparse cover. Perdiz do not covey and are usually flushed as singles or sometimes pairs. Pigeon hunts takes place in harvested corn fields or sorghum plantations over decoys.
The lodge can accommodate up to 12 hunters distributed among its 8 very comfortable bedrooms with 7 bathrooms. The lodge has been fully decorated and landscaped by the renowned decorator Carol Raquet. The stunning lodge offers great views of the lush countryside and it’s a one-of-a-kind property.
Semi-auto and o/u rental guns from 28 ga. to 12 ga. will be available. Baretta/Benelli are the common brands carried. Shells are species appropriate. Clothing should be light green, green or brown; camouflage is optional. A recoil reduction device is suggested to ease impact of volume shooting.
La Bellaca is located in the on the southern coast of Uruguay in the state of Maldonado, 131 km. from Montevideo. American Airlines offers daily non-stop commercial air service from Miami to Montevideo, Uruguay. Hunters will be met at the airport, assisted with gun clearance, if necessary, issued with hunting licenses and transported to the lodge. Guests may also transit through Buenos Aires via daily direct flights to Montevideo.
Season dates are May 1 through the end of July. Requires a minimum of 4 hunters for 4 full days.
$1,290 per night / per person
Gun Rental: $60 per person / per day
Shells: $16 per box* for 20 and 12 gauge & $20 per box* for other gauges. *Subject to change.
Specializes in South America fishing and shooting departments. Plus, fishing in Mongolia and Canada.
Senior Program Manager
Specializes in South America wingshooting and Mongolia fishing programs.