Historic Old Havana
Havana is one of the oldest settlements in the America"s, full of charming weatherworn buildings and narrow, intriguing roadways. The most attractive quarter contains many valuable buildings, which are being restored to their former glory. The predominant style of Old Havana is what has become known as Tropical Baroque, a simple, graceful combination of column, arch and volute born of the union of Mudejar and Baroque influence from Southern Spain with Cuban building material: mahogany, cedar and coral limestone. Visiting Havana is always unforgettable experience, a truly inspiring place.
Vedado Havana Centre
Vedado is a central district one of Havana"s best neighborhood, offer many cultural events and attractions.
Havana cultural center, with many artistic institutions, museums and theatres, offering plenty of nightlife. The area has many hotels, restaurants and monuments. Here are a great quantity of bars, night clubs and discotheques. Well known is La Rampa and the famous Malecon seaside path that stretches from Miramar to Havana Harbour. The most special place, without any doubts is the Hotel Nacional.
After of the restoration the Great Theater of Havana is open to the public.
Club Habana in Miramar
Traditionally one of the more upscale district of Havana, known for its splendid mansions wide trees and palms avenues, where many of the embassies are located. Fifth Avenue leads to residential area of Miramar and the Havana’s business district: Convention Centre and Pabexpo, where various international fairs take place. Tourist attractions; exclusive Club Habana, Cabaret Tropicana, La Maison - fashion house, Marina Hemingway, National Aquarium, Casa de la Musica - dance club. Many fine hotels and restaurants are located in Miramar district.
Playas del Este, Havana's beaches
East of Havana is a chain of beautiful beaches, Playas del Este composed: Playa Bacuranao, Playa Tarara, Playa El Megano, Playa Santa Maria del Mar, Playa Boca Ciega and Playa Guanabo.
True pristine beaches are exist near Havana, located just 18 km east of Havana center, getting there is easy just 20 min by taxi. Ideal place for a day trip from Havana.
There are few places in the world with as many amazing beaches as in Cuba
• Cayo Coco Key island of the northern coast 508 km from Havana, called Jardines del Rey.
Island is made up with 27 km of some of the best beaches of snowy white sands, warm waters have excellent visibility for scuba diving and snorkelling activities.
• Cayo Guillermo Kay of the Jardines del Rey archipelago on the northern coast 536 km east of Havana.
Beach is one of the nicest in Caribbean, seclusion and pristine afterprotected by stunning coral reefs. With its rich flora and fauna,the colonies of pink flamingos can be seen, is an eco tourist"s dreamland. Kitesurfing paradise spot.
• Cayo Santa Maria at northern coast 392 km fromf Havana, 118 km from Santa Clara
On the north east coast, this small island with its 9 km of virtually untouched beaches has been designated a Biosphere Reserve.
The most beautiful and unspoiled beach, fabulous turquoise Caribbean Sea, crescent of white powder sand protected by coral reefs. Cayo Las Brujas, Cayo Ensenachos and Playa Megano are situated on the tiny islet, part of Cayeria del Norte. Beaches are astoundingly beautiful with calm crystal clear turquoise waters.
• Guardalavaca Beach northern coast 820 km from Havana, 70 km from Holguin airport.
Playa Esmeralda and Playa Guardalavaca offer golden sands and turquoise sea, a prime archaeological zone of pre Columbian Cuba, is one of lush tropical vegetation, brilliant white sands, and clear turquoise waters. Holiday hot spot, a nature lovers dream.
• Santa Lucia Beach at northern coast, 643 km from Havana and 110 km from Camaguey.
Paradisiacal and wild environment, 22 kilometers of sandy beach, stands out for its exotic quietness and beauty, Scuba Diving Center - Sharks Friends.
• Playa Ancon south cost, 348 km from Havana, 8 km from Trinidad town.
A wonderful white sand beach attractive Playa de Ancon has huge advantage, it"s just minutes from true treasures, Colonial Trinidad, and perfectly positioned for those who"d like a bit of colonial culture with their sun and sand vacation.
• Jibacoa Beach is situated in an isolated bay, northern coast 68 km from Havana & 58 km from Varadero.
Jibacoa is one of the most beautiful beaches in Cuba, an ideal spot for nature lovers and for anyone looking for a relaxed vacation. Jibacoa"s coral reef is making this an unforgettable place to snorkel and scuba dive, because the quantity of tropical sea life beneath the
surface is simply astounding. You may wish to venture from your hotel to Jibacoa"s old town and explore the beauty of the region, the
area is famous for it"s natural beauty rivers and hills. Accommodation in Hotels: Memories Jibacoa or Villa Tropico.