Discover the first colonial city in South America when you take the ferry to Colonia del Sacramento. Explore the picturesque cobblestone streets lined with colorful houses in one of Uruguay's oldest cities.
Ferry to Colonia del Sacramento
We will meet up at your chosen time at Puerto Madero Sur in Buenos Aires, from where the ferry to Colonia del Sacramento departs. Once onboard, you will sail across the River Plate to one of the first colonial cities in South America.
After a journey of an hour and a half, we will arrive in the historic Uruguayan city which you can then explore at your leisure. Declared a World Heritage Site, Colonia is full of colorful houses, art galleries, and cobbled streets which you can stroll through.
You can discover the mixture of Portuguese and Spanish colonial architecture, as well as investigate its history by admiring the Gateway of the Citadel, also called the Gateway of the Country, or the Street of Sighs, the hallmark of Cologne.
Several ferries depart every day, when making the reservation, you can select the day and time of the departure from Buenos Aires. On the next page of the booking process, you can choose the time of return from Colonia del Sacramento. If you choose the round trip option, you must return to Buenos Aires on the same day.
If there is no availability, you will be given the option to do the activity at a different time.
|Adults||Children under 1 year old|
|One way ferry trip||
|Return ferry trip||
One way ferry trip
Children under 1 year oldUS$ 6.25
Return ferry trip
Children under 1 year oldUS$ 12.50
It is compulsory to display a complete Covid vaccination certificate or a negative PCR or antigen test performed up to 48 hours before. The vaccine must be accepted in the country of activity. Show more
A safe distance of one metre between clients will be maintained whenever possible.
The use of masks is obligatory. The client must bring their own mask.
Alcohol gel will be available before, during, and after the service.
It is mandatory to present a complete vaccination certificate. The vaccine must be accepted in the country of activity.
The transport used will be disinfected before and after each service and deep-cleaned every 24 hours.
Showing your voucher on your phone will be enough, and it is not necessary to print anything.
The temperature of all attendees will be taken, and admission will be denied to those with a temperature of more than 37 degrees Celsius (99 Fahrenheit).
1 hour 30 minutes - 10 hours.
Ferry trip to Colonia de Sacramento from Buenos Aires.
Return ferry trip to Buenos Aires from Colonia del Sacramento (optional).
When to book?
You can book up until 24 hours before the activity as long as there are still places. Book now to guarantee your spot.
Type of voucher
Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.
All services published on Civitatis are carried out in accordance with our Sustainability Code. Specifically, this activity applies the following practices: Show more
Printed material is avoided.
No single-use plastics are used.
The show represents local culture.
The activity helps the conservation of biodiversity.
The activity helps the dissemination of local cultural heritage.
The activity promotes local production.
No printing of documentation required.
Promotes local employment.
Has a gender equality policy.
Has a carbon footprint offset policy.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
If you have any other questions please contact us.
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