Cienfuegos Things to Do

  • The old government building.
    The old government building.
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  • Colegio de San Lorenzo.
    Colegio de San Lorenzo.
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  • Teatro Tomas Terry.
    Teatro Tomas Terry.
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  • 1. Palacio de Valle

    4 out of 5 stars

    The Palacio is down at at the Punta Gorda end of the Malecon and looks as though it has come straight out of 1001 nights. Built in the late 1890's and quickly sold to Senor del Valle, a Spaniard but...

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  • 2. Teatro Tomas Terry

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Magnificent building from the hall onwards. In the centre of the hall is a statue in white Carrera marble of Terry himself and a superb fresco on the ceiling. Stairs to the left take you up to the...

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  • 3. Parque Marti

    This is a lovely square with the inevitable statue of José Marti in the centre. Some nice colonial buildings all around including the superb Teatro Tomas Terry, the college San Lorenzo and the old...

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  • 4. Catedral

    The first part of the cathedral was actually started in 1833 but only finished in 1881. Surprise, surprise the stained glass windows of the 12 apostles were done in Paris, while the two windows of...

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  • 5. Paseo del Prado

    In my opinion the best way to enjoy Cienfuegos is starting from Paseo del Prado which is the main street of the twon. Walking on this elegant street you will see at both sides colonial houses with...

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  • 6. Palacio Ferrer

    The Palacio de Ferrer is placed on the main plaza of the city. The building, built in the 1890, has a variety of architectural styles but the blue domed tower in one corner is the most beautiful...

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  • 7. Punta Gorda

    4 out of 5 stars

    Before you start I will say it is a good 4 kms walk from the centre, but if you have the time there are some lovely colonial buildings to see and the Paseo del Pradobumps into the Malecon along the...

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  • 8. Shopping Boulevard

    As you push your way through the crowd there heading towards the Park you may start getting an idea of communicating with your beloved VT website via internet - coming right up, about 3 blocks later...

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  • 9. Nature

    El Nicho - a must for walkers - paradise on earth - visit the falls - enjoy nature ! El Nicho- nature reserve and of great scientific and ecological value is a must to see when you are in Cienfuegos....

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  • 10. Punta del Medio

    Or maybe it should be under "warnings and dangers" category???? Anyhow it is located in the area of Punta del Medio, to the East of Laguna del Cura, on Ave.10. It is easily recognizable as it is one...

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  • 11. Down by bayside. Cienfuegos.

    From the square Marti take the calle 29 south through the market stalls (only clothes and souvenirs) to bayside. There is a jetty down there to walk out on and...

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  • 12. Cementerio de Reina, Cienfuegos.

    Not a cement factory but the local cemetery. Founded in 1839 the statues and tombs have been gravely undermined by seawater and cyclones. There are still some...

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  • 13. Cubans National Game.

    Cuba considers baseball its national sport. Since approximately 1865 or 1866 this sport has been practiced and has become part of the lives of most Cubans. On...

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  • 14. Cruise around the Bay.

    It is called "The Pearl of the South" because of the impressive beauty of its bay; because of its seductive city which provokes the wonder of all who know it,...

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  • 15. Watch the world go by.

    This photo was taken in the north side of Marti Park.A young man riding his bike past The Arch de triumph. The foundation of Cienfuegos occurred in 1819, when...

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  • 16. Swim with the dolphins.Ben and Luna.

    Sheer magic, the instructors were great, I was really worried about going in, but the Dolphins Ben and Luna were lovely.They swim up behind you and lift you out...

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  • 17. Dolphins and sealions show.

    Dolphin Show;Is in the new Delfinario. Captive and trained dolphins and sea lions perform several times daily in the ampitheatre, in a saltwater lagoon. This...

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  • 18. CIENFUEGOS : NEOCLASSICAL DELIGHT

    Cienfuegos is not overtly gorgeous or interesting but it is a pleasant place to spend, perhaps 2 days, to wander around.The thing about Cuba is not really the...

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  • 19. A map would be convinient to see and have !

    Cienfuegos has a uncomplicated layout: Paseo el Prado would take you North and South of the city centre with all the main attractions nearby. Tourist maps are...

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