5 Most Popular Destinations to Visit in Cuba


Vacations are always fun, especially when we are to travel to a new place. Traveling to a place is highly exciting because of the renowned destinations we get to visit and the food we get to eat. When the place we are visiting is Cuba, then the excitement level is at its peak. Being an island, the place is full of beaches and other tourists destinations. In this article, 5 of the most favoured destinations of Cuba are listed.

Favourite spots of Cuba

Cuba is the largest island in the Caribbean is widely known for its culture, history and most importantly, its beaches. Live music, vintage cars and of buildings, Cuba can never be defined without mentioning these. Let us visit some of the most beautiful and important places in Cuba.

  1. Old Havana ( Habana Vieja)

Included in the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Old Havana is the paradigm of Cuban history. The streets and the neoclassical buildings give us a glimpse of 200 years old Cuba. major sites of the city include Plaza de la Catedral, Catedral de San Cristobal, Bodeguita del Medio and Castilo de la Real Fuerza. Not visiting Havana when in Cuba can make one regret throughout the life.

  1. Trinidad

There’s no traveler who doesn’t dream of visiting this place. The city is another UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is the most popular city after Havana. One can only travel inside the city through the commonly seen carts. Indeed, an untainted part of history is experienced here. The major attractions here are Plaza Mayor, which is the central square of the city. Another important site is the Church of the Holy Trinity. Church and Monastery of Saint Francis and the Museum of Colonial Architecture are other important places. Trinidad is the most beautiful city with the best photogenic places.

  1. Guardalavaca

Apart from being a quieter place when compared with the other cities, there’s so much more to do here. For example, one can go on jungle adventures or sailing trips. The important places to visit here are Santiago de Cuba, Bahia de Naranjo, Cayo Naranjo which has the famous Dolphinarium and Chorro de Maita.

  1. Varadero

Varadero is not only considered the best destination for beaches but also the home of the best beaches in the Caribbean. It’s major tourist spots are Parque Natural Punta Hicacos, Cueva de Ambrosio, Cueva de Musulmanes.  Parque Josone is a beautiful garden which is full of botanical garden lakes.

  1. Vinales

Apart from being a favourite tourist destination, Vinales is the place where tobacco is grown on the largest scale for the prominent cigar brands. The place describes the best regional life of the Cubans. The most important places to visit in Vinales, if traveling through this beautiful town is Cuban Dance Club, organic farms, rich tobacco fields and El Olivo Restaurant.

Being a beautiful island country, Cuba deserves to be on the top list of the travelers around the world. One must travel to Cuba once in a lifetime to experience an authentic taste of culture and history.

Enjoy traveling!

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