Experience Colonia

Plan your adventure

  • Depart from Buenos Aires, navigate the Río de la Plata and cross borders into Uruguay, the beautiful neighboring country.
  • Explore the cobblestone streets of Colonia, declared a World Heritage site by the Unesco and spend the night before returning to Buenos Aires. 
  • Best time to travel: All year round

Travel from Buenos Aires to Colonia del Sacramento, one of the most romantic destinations in Uruguay, in a fully-equipped ferry. Make the most of your day in Colonia and enjoy a city tour to learn about the history and traditions of this former Portuguese colony.  



Welcome to your trip to Colonia del Sacramento from Buenos Aires.

  • Depart in a ferry from Buenos Aires to Colonia
  • Transfer to your hotel in Colonia


  • Depart in a ferry from Buenos Aires to Colonia

Get ready to cross the Río de la Plata! This morning you’ll depart from Buenos Aires to Colonia in a fast ferry. Enjoy the views of the river, and the gift shop!


  • Transfer to your hotel in Colonia

Upon arrival in Colonia, we’ll meet and drive you to your selected hotel.


  • City tour

During the afternoon you will enjoy a city tour to discover Colonia del Sacramento in a different light, in a non traditional way and for 3 hour. You will appreciate the eighteen-century colonial architecture. Enjoy a walk through the narrow, cobbled streets of the historic neighborhood and admire the old buildings. Get a taste of the special charm of Colonia. 

Day 1


From Colonia travel back to Buenos Aires


  • Day at leisure – Optional tours

Enjoy your last day in Colonia del Sacramento wandering the city at your own pace or booking an optional tour. 


  • Return to Buenos Aires in the ferry

We’ll take you to the port where the ferry to Buenos Aires will be waiting! ¡Buen viaje! 

Day 2

Prices per person



USD 308

View INN & B&B Hotels



USD 317

View Comfort Hotels



USD 324

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  • Prices in US Dollars.
  • Valid until April 2022 (ask for prices in Christmas and New Year).
  • Prices are per person, based on 2 people in double occupancy. Single rates are available on request.
  • Flights are not included in the price, but can be arranged on request.
  • We care deeply about our planet, as we know you do. When you book with us, the carbon emissions from your trip are 100% offset. We are working to create more sustainable, responsible and meaningful ways of exploring South America.


  • Round trip Buquebus fast boat to Colonia
  • Transfers and tours mentioned in the itinerary
  • 1-night accommodation in a hotel (Colonia del Sacramento)
  • Daily breakfast 
  • Bilingual guide (English / Spanish)


  • International or domestic flights or buses
  • Travel / Medical insurance – To get a free quote please follow this link: World Nomads


No flights needed for this trip. Trip starts and finishes in Buenos Aires.

Flights in South America cost approximately $150 to $350 USD per segment (destination). We offer special rates on flights for this tailor-made itinerary.

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