Rio de la Plata, Colonia del Sacramento

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Feel your stress melt away as you walk along Rio de la Plata, the estuary where the Uruguay and Parana rivers meet the Atlantic Ocean. Known for its churning, muddy waters, the estuary serves as the final drainage point for a staggering amount of water from across South America. You won't see much in the way of tourist attractions as you stroll, but the area makes a great place to clear your head among pleasant nature. Plan your Rio de la Plata visit and explore what else you can see and do in Colonia del Sacramento using our Colonia del Sacramento vacation trip planner.
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  • That River (which is actually an estuary created by the Union of the waters of the rivers Paraná and Uruguay and the Ocean) is beautiful and impressed by your strength and beauty. Can be seen from various points of the city and of all of them is beautiful.
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  • The Rio de La Plata has beautiful landscape to be enjoyed and the sunset is a must. Worth knowing the history and the importance of this river.
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  • Place to lose on each... unique sunset to admire... an endless immensity. It has beautiful beaches and is more a sweet sea to a river...
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