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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  • The giant river dividing Uruguay and Argentina and dumps into the ocean is impressive. Always a brown tint, it seems to be fairly clean 
  • The water area around Sacramento is really nice place to relax and spend a few hours. Nice mini marina with great views of the Rio and Island. 
  • It is a very good place for walking, both in the morning early, as the evening a tour of several km, even, clean and good view of the Río de la plata
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