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“san carlos”(3 reviews)
“the river”(3 reviews)
“nice walk”(2 reviews)
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Rambla de las Americas, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Pick up a beer and enjoy sunset at the rambla. A lot of people gather here at the evening. Must do in Colonia

Thank Jette77
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are lucky enough to be there when it is not raining, especially during the sunset hours, you must go here to watch it.

Thank Christopher V
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Enjoy the beach walk. Stop for a Capp or copa de vino. Have lunch. Or take snacks and refreshments for the sunset. No one else does so be a leader.

Thank LorenzoelJefe
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

A nice way to see around the outskirts of the old town and see the river and try to spot birds and watch the course of the river.

Thank bukagirl
Reviewed 6 September 2018

La Ramble is an arcing road that runs from Colonia out to Real de San Carlos, about 5 kms. Beautiful well-lit sidewalks, a wide boulevard, beaches, shade trees. Every day, especially on weekends, people congregate all along La Ramble to chat, people-watch, to drink "mate"...More

Thank k_wfrost
Reviewed 3 September 2018

What a wonderful walk and view of the River Plate! A must for an afternoon mate and or drink at a local restaurant or just a leisurely walk and sit. The sunset is just fabulous as are the numerous cafes and restaurants.....

Thank Conor O
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

A quick 1 hour ferry ride from Buenos Aires brings you to this quaint little town in Uruguay. The main part of town has a lighthouse towering over cobblestone streets with cute little restaurants, small shops and a beautiful beach. We spent the day wandering...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2018

Definitely recommend coming here for a dip on a hot sunny day! One can enjoy the peace and tranquility the beach has to offer. Unfortunately the water isn't as blue as the sea but still swimmable! Stay clear of rowing boats!

Thank Steve Y
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Plonk yourself somewhere along Colonia's rambling esplanade as the sun is dropping towards the horizon and enjoy the light show. Best position is somewhere on the short stone wall beside a few palm trees, near the huge flagpole (and flag if you're lucky enough to...More

Thank Brogan J
Reviewed 28 March 2018

The locals are lucky to have such a nice and convenient beach area with close by parking. It had beautiful views and seemed like it would be quieter than most beaches.

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