31 days in Colonia del Sacramento & Punta del Este Itinerary

31 days in Colonia del Sacramento & Punta del Este Itinerary

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Colonia del Sacramento
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Colonia del Sacramento

Colonia del Sacramento ©
Sleepy cobbled streets lined with pastel-colored houses lead down to the water in Colonia del Sacramento.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Santa Ana, then don't miss a visit to Centro Cultural Bastion Del Carmen, then look for gifts at Almacen La Carlota, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Barrio Historico.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Colonia del Sacramento online journey builder.

Buenos Aires, Argentina to Colonia del Sacramento is an approximately 2-hour ferry ride. January in Colonia del Sacramento sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 23°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 4th (Sat) before leaving for Punta del Este.

Things to do in Colonia del Sacramento

Beaches · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Outdoors

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Punta del Este

Punta del Este ©

Monaco of South America

With plenty of modern casinos, well-developed beaches, chic restaurants, and upscale hotels, Punta del Este vacations draw visitors from Argentina, Brazil, and beyond.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Faro Cabo Santa Maria and Cerro Catedral. Do some cultural sightseeing at Museo Del Mar and Ralli Museum Punta del Este. Venture out of the city with trips to La Paloma (Playa Los Botes & Museo De La Paloma), Jose Ignacio (Playa de Jose Ignacio, Playa Mansa, &more) and Punta Ballena (Playa Punta Ballena & Playa Solanas). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Bikini, look for all kinds of wild species at Arboretum Lussich, tour the pleasant surroundings at La Pedrera, and take in the awesome beauty at Pan De Azucar.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Punta del Este trip tool.

Drive from Colonia del Sacramento to Punta del Este in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. When traveling from Colonia del Sacramento in January, plan for little chillier days in Punta del Este, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 23°C. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Sat) before leaving for Colonia del Sacramento.

Things to do in Punta del Este

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

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Playa el Emir
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La Pedrera
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Colonia del Sacramento

Colonia del Sacramento ©
On the 1st (Sat), view the masterpieces at Casa Carbajal Arte y Objetos, then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Real de San Carlos, and then see the interesting displays at Museo Ferroviario de Piriápolis.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Colonia del Sacramento trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Punta del Este to Colonia del Sacramento in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Colonia del Sacramento

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Museums
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