Guardalavaca

Guardalavaca

Things to do - general

Located some 28 Km to the Banes town, Guardalavaca is the most important beach of Holguín. Is characterized for their turquoise and tranquil waters, surrounded by elevations and dense vegetation. That was the place where cuban discovered Christopher Columbus pronounce his unforgettable word: “this is the most beautiful land human eyes have ever seen”. In Guardalavaca are many beach front all inclusive resorts that offers excellent services and facilities.

Country Cuba
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Languages spokenSpanish
Currency usedCuban Convertible Peso
Area (km2)2.5km of beach

Sports & nature

Some 6 km away are the Chorro de Maíta, an indigenous cemetery that features all the forms of burials of the Caribbean and the Taino indigenous settlement. Tourists can practice water sports like diving, snorkeling, among others.

Nightlife info

Hotels in Guardalavaca has cabarets, and nightclubs that offers different shows with the most representatives dances and musical genres of cuban culture.

Culture and history info

Guardalavaca was one of the first places visited by Christopher Columbus in the island. Also it was refuge of pirates and corsairs. Guardalavaca was the genesis of the tourists center, which is why it has the greatest amount of hotels and complementary installations and a international clinic. The hotels are provided with an exquisite gastronomic, accommodation, commercial, and recreational network, as well as luxury places for relaxation. Tourists can visit the Guardalavaca dolphinarium, the town, La Roca Night Club and many restaurants.

Brisas Guardalavaca

Brisas Guardalavaca

Guardalavaca Beach,, Guardalavaca
Price from 126
Brisas Guardalavaca Hotel , located in one of the most beautiful beaches of Cuba, Guardalavaca beach More info
Paradisus Río de Oro Resort & Spa

Paradisus Río de Oro Resort & Spa

Playa Esmeralda, Guardalavaca
Price from 248
Hotel with a large lobby styled like a native village and a very typical courtyard welcoming guests More info
Sol Río de Luna y Mares

Sol Río de Luna y Mares

Playa Esmeralda, Guardalavaca
Price from 148
Two hotels in one, where guests enjoy superb service. The Sol Río de Luna y Mares offers a wide rang More info
Classic Cuba Program

Classic Cuba Program

Viñales, Guardalavaca, Baracoa, La Habana, Santiago de Cuba, Trinidad, Cienfuegos
Price per person from 1,881
15 days / 14 nights – grups 8 to 12 persons – doubles Room This package can only be requ More info

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