Victoria / Entre Ríos - Pictures

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The City

History and location

Victoria is located in the province of Entre Ríos, on the Paraná River banks. It is a colonial founding that dates from 1810, and you can clearly notice Spanish along with Italian influences. Victoria was a booming city that attracted immigrants longing for prosperity. Built onto seven hills, the city shows a breath-taking landscape; the view you can get from any point is just amazing and delightful.

Victoria’s sunsets are characteristic of it, the iridescent sunshine on the bank of the river, the seagulls, and pure fresh air make you feel you are in a far away, peaceful land, a different land. Its people’s kindness is the complete opposite of capital cities stress; it’s surely worth to spend some days in Victoria if you want to reduce tensions and give yourself into the enjoyment of simple pleasures.

There has been a noticeable growth in urban infrastructure; in fact, the city offers outstanding services as regards hotel industry, gastronomy, thermal spring circuits, casino, tours, fishing, golf, horse-riding, business events organization, among many other enjoyable activities.

Victoria is worth visiting, it is only a few hours by car or bus from the most important cities in the country, and the experience is going to be for sure a rewarding one.

What to do in Victoria?

Dinner show at El Molino Resort & Spa
A Saturday’s classic, where you can enjoy first-class gastronomy together with a musical evening. Fresh and saltwater fish dishes, Gourmet cuisine, asado (barbecue) and pasta.

Golf in Victoria Golf Club
Providing a matchless topography, the nine-hole course offers the players a fascinating landscape as well as defiant shots.

Guided Tour to Benedictine Monks Abbey
This Abbey is one of the only two existing in South America, being the other one situated in Chile. Victoria’s Abbey offers guided visits, Gregorian chants, and regional products on sale.

Visit to Victoria’s Thermal Springs “Victoria del Agua”
A water theme-park, not forgetting the thermal springs which are of an outstanding therapeutic quality are the proposal of the main tourist development in the province.

Visit to Casino Victoria
Considered by many people the most picturesque casino in the country, it usually hosts national and international celebrities. The Casino Victoria offers slot machines and card and table games. You can also take pleasure in its frequent musical shows.   

Guided Tour to the historical area of the city
Called “the grilles city”, Victoria is like a jewel situated on the Paraná River banks, revealing colonial houses combined with its rolling scenery. Being developed onto seven hills, the city invites you to go all over it and enjoy the view of the Paraná River under the sunset.

Guided Tour to the Fifth Quarter
Get yourself into the origins of the city, in the oldest and most emblematic area of our beloved Victoria.

Fishing Excursions and Photographic Safaris
The Paraná’s Delta is an ideal place to go fishing, as it counts with a great variety of fish and birds to photograph.

Light aircraft rides
Get a different view of the town from the great heights and pamper your senses savoring another side of Victoria.

Victoria’s Local Band
This eminent musicians’ band is for sure a singular, hard to find rarity, not only because of its performance quality, but also for its vast repertoire as well as the great frequency of the performances at the main square in town.

Golf at Campo & Golf Hotel
You can enjoy this spectacular nine-hole par 3 course, designed at the park of the "Campo & Golf" country boutique hotel.

Catamaran ride along Paraná Delta
On board of the “Lago Puelo” ship, you can admire the peerless native wildlife.

Carnival
Victoria holds this local tradition party since late January and throughout all of February. Krewes, floats, and different characters give the Saturday nights a joyful party atmosphere.

Victoria beach
Victoria beach this year places at your disposal: beach clubs, recreational activities, performances and music. “Camalote” Beach Club and “Playa Caiman” Beach Club.

Historia y ubicación

 

Victoria se halla ubicada en la provincia de Entre Rios, sobre la orilla del rio Paraná. Es una ciudad colonial fundada en el año 1810 y en sus calles se percibe claramente el legado de españoles e italianos. Victoria fue una ciudad muy pujante que atrajo a los inmigrantes que buscaban prosperar. Esta ubicada sobre 7 colinas, lo que hace que su topografía sea cautivante, y las vistas que se generan sorprenden y deleitan.

Los atardeceres victorienses son una marca registrada, el efecto tornasolado del sol sobre la orilla del rio, las gaviotas y el aire puro, hacen sentir a uno que esta en una tierra lejana y apacible, una tierra diferente. La amabilidad de sus habitantes contrasta con el stress de las capitales, vale la pena pasar un par de días en Victoria para bajar los decibeles y entregarse al disfrute de pequeños placeres.

La infraestructura ha crecido notablemente en la ciudad, que hoy cuenta con establecimientos de primer nivel en: hotelería, gastronomia, termas, casino, excursiones, pesca, golf, cabalgatas, organización de eventos empresariales, y muchas otras actividades de recreación.

Victoria merece la pena conocerse, se encuentra a solo unas horas de auto o de micro de los principales centros urbanos del país, y la experiencia será gratificante.