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Address: Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay
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Romantic Sailing Tour in Buenos Aires Including Lunch or Dinner

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Dominates the historical town of Colonia on 3 sides

This great river delta is now apparently always brown from runoff silt from upsteam & pollution from Buenos Aires but its sheer size still makes it impressive & define Colonia

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This great river delta is now apparently always brown from runoff silt from upsteam & pollution from Buenos Aires but its sheer size still makes it impressive & define Colonia

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Colonia del Sacramento it's amazing and this board walking it's a must see,you can seat on the benches and enjoy the view, and also very romantic!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Romantic place with great view of Lá Plata River. Its close to historic center exit crossing the general flores Avenue. Good place to spend some time doing nothing and relaxing.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

If it would not be because the water is not salty you would think you are in a sea, it is immense of a very specific silver colour and around Colonia Sacramento it has very nice views

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

When in Colonia try to experience the sunset from the plaza in the historic section of town . It can be breath taking !!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

Perhaps because we live near the ocean ,we always head first to water. The old wharf has long since disappearedbut the current one offers nice views of the shores .There are lots of inviting restaurants along this area too.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

This is a river, not a sea! The widest river in the world that connects Colonia to Montevideo and Buenos Aires. Take a sit and breath fresh air with beautiful sunshine.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

This river is beautiful everywhere, and on a sunny day, it is worth taking the walk along the river in Colonia. Very pretty scenes, and calming walk.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

Aplace to walk and enjoy the views and fresh air in your face . To seat and admire the your surroundings...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

If you are in Uruguay it is obvious that this is the river you see from most of coast cities Eastern to Montevideo. In Colonia del Sacramento you get a great view of the river and from the Light House (Faro de Colonia del Sacramento) you get a clear view of Buenos Aires` skyline. In fact Colonia is the main... More 

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