Colonia del Sacramento

Colonia del Sacramento is one of the most important tourist attractions in Uruguay. Its Historic Quarter was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1995, and its architectural and urban styles reflect its past as a Portuguese and Spanish colonial settlement. Due to its proximity to Buenos Aires, Colonia del Sacramento is an ideal place for short stays. You will enjoy the colonial charm through a wide range of cultural and recreational activities.

Are you thinking of organizing an event or an incentive trip?

COLONIA DEPARTMENT
It is just one hour from Buenos Aires by ferry, and two hours from Montevideo by land.

VENUES
It offers great accommodation options in international hotel chains with a great variety of venues to host international congresses and conferences.

LAND AND MARITIME TRANSPORT
Access by land and water is safe, which facilitates logistic coordination for participants throughout the course of the events.

LEISURE AND CULTURAL ACTIVITIES
Restaurants and pubs, museums, theaters, movie theaters, exhibitions, tourist wineries and vineyards.

ADDITIONAL ACTIVITIES
Its short distances give visitors the chance to include additional activities into the event program so as to make interaction easier among participants in different historical surroundings.

RECOMMENDED ATTRACTIONS
Unforgettable view from the Lighthouse of Colonia del Sacramento. Time travel walk at Calle de los Suspiros (Street of Sighs). Spectacular sunset over Río de la Plata. Take a walk in Parque Anchorena (Anchorena Park). Visit Plaza de Toros de San Carlos (Bull Ring of San Carlos).