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Beaches and natural attractions

Cuban attraction

This beautiful park combines the natural beauty of the area with magnificence sculptural works of Cuban and foreign artists.  Declared World Biosphere Reserve, it offers several attractions for the visitors.

One of them is la Gran Piedra (a huge natural rock), where it is possible to climb 459 stone steps to the summit of the rock and stand 1234m above the sea level. From there you can admire a fantastic view of the landscape of La...

Cuban attraction

This huge rock with a fantastic view on clear days is one of the most popular sites among locals in Santiago de Cuba. 

The name comes from one of the most important geological values of the province, represented in a huge block of volcanic rock, with dimensions including 51 meters long, 25 high and 30 wide, with an estimated weight above 63 000 tons. 

This is precisely the top point of the mountain range, with a height of one...

Cuban attraction

This diving centre is located at Bucanero beach, only 25 minutes driving from Santiago de Cuba city. This golden sand Caribbean beach is backed by limestone cliffs that create a unique and fantastic view.

Cuban attraction

Even though is not recognized as one of the top beaches in Cuba , this small clear waters beach surrounded by coconuts trees is one of the most popular among the residents of Santiago de Cuba city.

Cuban attraction

This white sand beach is located in an area where the local vegetation has been preserved almost intact.

Cuban attraction

This diving centre is located at Bucanero beach only 25 minutes driving from Santiago de Cuba city.  This golden sand Caribbean beach is backed by limestone cliffs that create a unique and fantastic view.

Cuban attraction
Cuban attraction

The center offers diving certification courses and scuba diving excursions to 23 diving sites.

The sites are in areas covered by large gorgonians and sponges with a wide diversity of marine life, and important shipwrecks.

Some of the most popular dives are:

  • Open Water - Coral Outcroppings - 53 feet
  • Guarico - Shipwreck - 50 feet
  • La Pared - Wall - 116 feet
  • Spring Carol - Shipwreck - 83 feet...
Cuban attraction

This small sandy beach with only 1km of extension is one of the best in the region. The beach has an offshore reef that protects it from the waves coming from the open sea, although sometimes sea can be rough here.

Cuban attraction

It is a 575 high mountain, near to Baracoa bay, with a special anvil form, got its name from Christopher Columbus in his chronicles about America´s discovery. This site, declared National Monument, has an extraordinary natural value and a fantastic landscape view.  This area has one of the best preserved natural environments in Cuba, with an interesting diversity of endemic flora and fauna species.

The climbing excursions to this...

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