10 days in Montevideo & Colonia del Sacramento Itinerary

10 days in Montevideo & Colonia del Sacramento Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Maastricht
Train + Fly:  27 h
1
Montevideo
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Colonia del Sacramento
— 1 night
+4
Ferry + Foot + Shuttle + Fly + Train:  120 h
End: Maastricht

2
nights
Montevideo

Montevideo ©
With a rich cultural scene and plenty of developed beaches, Montevideo vacations appeal to a growing number of visitors from around the world.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Iglesia de las Carmelitas and Catedral de Montevideo. 1972 Museum and Palacio Taranco will appeal to museum buffs. Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Castillo Pittamiglio, don't miss a visit to Plaza Independencia, explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional de Artes Visuales, and wander the streets of Pocitos.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Montevideo tour itinerary maker site.

Maastricht, The Netherlands to Montevideo is an approximately 22- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or do a combination of train, flight, and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Maastricht to Montevideo is minus 4 hours. Traveling from Maastricht in February, expect Montevideo to be warmer, temps between 32°C and 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can go by car to Colonia del Sacramento.

Things to do in Montevideo

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Plaza Independencia ©
Plaza Independencia
1972 Museum ©
1972 Museum
Iglesia de las Carmelitas ©
Iglesia de las Carmelitas

1
night
Colonia del Sacramento

Colonia del Sacramento ©
Sleepy cobbled streets lined with pastel-colored houses lead down to the water in Colonia del Sacramento.
On the 18th (Mon), pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica De Santisimo Sacramento, wander the streets of Barrio Historico, get engrossed in the history at Museo Portugues, then visit a coastal fixture at Colonia del Sacramento Lighthouse, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Rambla Colonia Del Sacramento.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Colonia del Sacramento trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Montevideo to Colonia del Sacramento takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. February in Colonia del Sacramento sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Colonia del Sacramento

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Basilica De Santisimo Sacramento ©
Basilica De Santisimo Sacramento
Barrio Historico ©
Barrio Historico
Rambla Colonia Del Sacramento ©
Rambla Colonia Del Sacramento

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