Provincia de Santiago de Cuba Things to Do

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Provincia de Santiago de Cuba Things to Do

  • Castillo del Morro

    Santiago de Cuba Things to Do

    This fortress has guarded the entrance to Santiago de Cuba Bay since 1638.The main aim was to stop any invasion by pirates and other invaders. On the approach to the fortress you will pass numerous stalls selling all kinds of locally made items.From the fortress you can get some excellent views of the coastline,harbour entrance and the Sierra...

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  • Parque Cespedes

    Santiago de Cuba Things to Do

    This square is known as Parque Cespede.This is a good place to start your walk around the old part of Santiago.The attractive square with its gas lanterns,tall trees and iron benches is a nice place to sit and watch the Cuban folk going about their daily life. It was from the balcony of the City Hall on Parque Cespedes that Fidel Castro gave his...

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  • Basilica del Cobre

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    Santiago de Cuba Things to Do

    When you approach to this site from Palma Soriano, you'll be amazed of its beauty in middle of rich landscape. Pope was there, you should too if you're around Santiago. Popular Cuban sport stars left their medals there as a sign of gratitude. Indoor is beautiful too. Patron saint of Cuba and only basilica in Cuba.

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  • Padre Pico Stairs

    Santiago de Cuba Things to Do

    Take your time to explore the city and walk around. We met a local guy, Ernesto and old man who enjoys walking with tourists. He showed us some great places. If you want to know more you can read about it in my travelogue: Walking with Ernesto through Santiago.

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  • Cementerio

    Santiago de Cuba Things to Do

    Every hour (i think) there is ceremony as tribute to Jose Marti (in front of his tomb) which was the only "army" thing I saw in Cuba....guys are young, energic and dedicated...you can not seat during ceremony but stand still... Cemetary is really beautiful and unique, both tombs and trees.

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  • Sierra Maestra

    Santiago de Cuba Things to Do

    From the top of the "Gran Piedra" they say you can see Haiti and Jamaica on a clear day. Our trip up mountain wasn't on a clear day, but it was a beautiful view inbetween clouds. You can drive up most of the way, then there is a challenging staircase to the very top....but worth the climb...4048 feet. There is a restaurant there and a few wood...

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  • Street Scenes

    Santiago de Cuba Things to Do

    The very center of the city is here in Plaza Céspedes, where is the cathedral of Nuestra Señora de la Asunción. In front of the church is the Parque Céspedes a nice square with gardens where it's easy to meet new people. It is also the best place to start a tour of the city.

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  • Cuartel Moncada

    Santiago de Cuba Things to Do

    The famous building of Cuartel Moncada. Here, the 26 of July 1953 a small army leaded by Fidel Castro tried an assault that failed, but became the first real act of the cuban revolution. On the walls are still visible the holes made by the shots.

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  • Walking Picos Turquinos

    Walking Picos Turquinos In June 2010 I and my girlfriend ,a couple from Israel,spent three weeks in Cuba . As we enjoy walking in mountains and since Cuba does not have a lot Turquinos was an obvious choice. I found one personal experience online from May 2009. A pair of people who went south to north but most important they gave a name and email...

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Provincia de Santiago de Cuba Hotels

  • Melia Santiago de Cuba

    Although this hotel is large it is rated as one of the best hotels in Santiago.Our room 706 was on...

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  • Casa Granda

    If you want a bit of luxury then the Casa Granda hotel is very good. Located on calle Heredia next...

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  • Club Amigo Carisol Los Corales

    We just got back from Los Corales on Nov 25th from Romm# 520 & 521. We had a wonderful time there....

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  • Hotel Rex

    Av. Victoriano Garzon 10, Santiago de Cuba, Cuba, 90100, Caribbean

    Satisfaction: Terrible

    Good for: Business

  • Costa Morena

    Carretera de Baconao, km. 32, Sigua, Baconao Park, Santiago de Cuba, Cuba, Caribbean

    Satisfaction: Average

    Good for: Families

    Hotel Class 2 out of 5 stars

  • Isazul Hotel Las Americas

    Ave. de las Americas y General Cebreco, Santiago de Cuba, Cuba, Caribbean

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

  • Islazul Hotel Libertad

    Calle Aguilera y Plaza de Marte, Santiago de Cuba, Caribbean

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Families

    Hotel Class 2 out of 5 stars

  • La Libertad

    Calle Aguilera No. 658, Paraiso y Norte, Santiago de Cuba, Caribbean

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Families

    Hotel Class 2 out of 5 stars

  • Islazul Hotel San Juan

    I stayed here one night when I needed somewhere to stay and there was limited options. Its somewhere...

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