VacacionarTravel.com
Motorhome
Excursions
Transfers
Flights
USA Charters
CALL CENTER
+1 (855) 65-iTRAVEL
Toll-free
+53 (7) 204-6457
Assistance In Cuba
OCTOBER 17,2017 12:57 PM
English English Español Español
You are from: Estados Unidos de America( select your country)
Search
New Users
Join the Vacacionar Travel member´s club and create a quick and easy free account
Registered users
Already registered?
Log on using your user name and password.
Messages
Send a message to our staff.
Open Voucher
Specially designed plan for those who do not want to be bound by an itinerary.
"All Inclusive" Hotels
Bask on the beaches of at all inclusive resorts ...
Economic Hotels
Get the cheap rates on all hotel rooms.
Boutique Hotels
An exclusive selection of boutique hotels from around Cuba.
Early Bookings
Save money on our early booking deals.
Design your trip
Cars
Hotels
Flights
Transfers
Excursions
Packages
FilmMakers Groups
Producers and Filmmakers Groups
Groups to Cuba
Incentives & Groups on holidays. Make your dreams come true.
QuickTravel
Use this section for last minute reservations
We accept
We accept VISA and MasterCard credit cards.
Vacacionar Travel S.A. use CIC-Banques as a guarantee of absolute security in credit card transactions.
Vacacionar Travel S.A. use CIC-Banques as a guarantee of absolute security in credit card transactions.
Approved Site by Minister of Tourism of Cuba
Site powered by 3Milenio Reservation System
City Tourism in Cuba
Date: MAY 18, 2009
Other Reports

Cuba, famous all over the world for its beautiful beaches, tropical climate and natural wealth, treasures many interesting sites for those looking for urban tourism.

In addition to traditional tourist options, the country's architectural wealth is a special incentive to remember the island's colonial past, consisting of several buildings from that epoch.

One of those scenarios is the Cuban capital, the main tourist destination in the country, especially its historic heart, which is visited by thousands of foreign vacationers every year.

Havana was founded on its current location in 1519, and many of its buildings have survived the passage of time and can be admired today.

They create a very attractive combination of architectural styles, including baroque, neogothic, neoclassicism, eclecticism, art noveau and the modern movement.

In eastern Cuba, tourists can visit the town of Morón, founded in May 1543 and also known as the City of the Rooster, in allusion to the symbol of the town, a rooster, which is based on a legend from Spanish colonial times and has become a special attraction for tourism.

The town of Puerto Padre, nicknamed the Blue Village or the City of Mills, stands out in Las Tunas province.

As a singular element, one of few freshwater springs in Cuba is located off its waterfront drive, flowing into the sea and giving the town a distinctive touch for tourism.

Another interesting city is 500-year-old Bayamo, the current capital of the eastern Cuban province of Granma. It was the second village founded by Spanish Governor Diego Velázquez in Cuba.

Another important city in eastern Cuba is Camagüey, the capital of the eastern Cuban province of the same name, which was founded as Villa de Santa María del Puerto del Príncipe.

Also known as "the city of tinajones", Camagüey is famous for those large earthenware jars, which were used centuries ago to collect rainwater for human consumption and currently decorate gardens and parks.

Santiago de Cuba, the second major city in the island nation, is considered the capital of the Caribbean, due to its privileged location and centuries-old history.

Also founded by Governor Diego Velázquez in 1514, it was the Cuban capital until 1607, a period when the city was hit by countless disasters, including an earthquake in 1675 and constant attacks by corsairs and pirates.





Fountain at Plaza Vieja (Old Havana)
Camagüey. Patio with "tinajones" (large earthenware jars)
Church of Our Lady of Las Mercedes
La Loma Fortress
Cuban Fund of Cultural Assets
San Juan de Dios Square
Related provinces
  • La Habana
  • Ciego de Avila
  • Camagüey
  • Las Tunas
  • Santiago de Cuba
  • Granma

  • Related Hotels
  • Ambos Mundos
  • Armadores de Santander
  • Bayamo from $ 48.00 USD
  • Beltrán de Santa Cruz
  • Brisas Sierra Mar
  • Caribbean from $ 67.20 USD
  • Casa Granda from $ 96.00 USD
  • Ciego de Avila from $ 40.80 USD
  • Club Bucanero
  • Colón from $ 88.80 USD
  • Conde de Villanueva
  • El Caney
  • El Comendador
  • El Mesón de la Flota
  • El Saltón
  • Encanto Royalton from $ 69.60 USD
  • Florida
  • Florida
  • Gran Hotel Camagüey from $ 127.20 USD
  • Iberostar Parque Central from $ 334.00 USD
  • Inglaterra from $ 240.00 USD
  • La Gran Piedra from $ 40.80 USD
  • Las Américas from $ 67.20 USD
  • Las Tunas from $ 45.60 USD
  • Libertad from $ 55.20 USD
  • Los Frailes
  • Meliá Santiago
  • Morón from $ 48.00 USD
  • Palacio O´Farrill
  • Palacio San Miguel
  • Park View
  • Plaza from $ 136.80 USD
  • Plaza from $ 52.80 USD
  • Puerto Príncipe from $ 50.40 USD
  • Rancho Club from $ 40.80 USD
  • Raquel
  • San Juan from $ 64.80 USD
  • Santa Isabel
  • Saratoga
  • Tejadillo
  • Telégrafo
  • Valencia
  • Versalles from $ 72.00 USD
  • Villa Gaviota Santiago de Cuba

  • Gallery
    Fountain at Plaza Vieja (Old Havana)

    Choose a small photo to enlarge:
    Fountain at Plaza Vieja (Old Havana) Camagüey. Patio with "tinajones" (large earthenware jars) Church of Our Lady of Las Mercedes La Loma Fortress Cuban Fund of Cultural Assets San Juan de Dios Square Agramonte Park Freshwater well Camagüey. Principal Theater Center for the Development of Visual Arts Houses under restoration "Benny Moré" Café Tavern City of Camagüey City of Camagüey Countryside Casino. "Santo Angel" Restaurant Gómez Vila Building
    Home | Cars | Hotels | Flights | USA Charters | Transfers | Packages | Open Voucher
    About us | Affiliate System | Terms and Conditions | Privacy Policy
    ®2001 - 2017 Vacacionar Travel S.A. All rights reserved.