Nature parks in Cuba

Nature parks in Cuba

Cuba is famous for its amazing natural jewels, including gorgeous beaches with crystalline waters, bays, breathtaking sceneries like national parks, mountains, waterfalls, swamps and so on. In some of the previous guides I have already presented you numerous aspects relating to different natural landmarks of Cuba. Below, as a summery, I will present you the most spectacular nature parks in Cuba. These are the following: the Viñales Valley, Ciénaga de Zapata, Topes de Collantes, Sierra del ... [ read more ]

The fantastic Jardines de la Reina

The fantastic Jardines de la Reina

An extremely popular tourist destination of Cuba is the fascinating archipelago of Jardines de la Reina. In one of the previous articles I have presented you the King’s Gardens – Jardines del Rey. Below I will give you some useful information about the fantastic Jardines de la Reina – the Queen’s Gardens. Situated in the southern part of Cuba, the archipelago is a beautiful national park. It is considered the country’s largest protected area. The composing islands of Jardines de la ... [ read more ]

Practicing ecotourism in Cuba

Practicing ecotourism in Cuba

The breathtaking natural attractions and the level of conservation of the protected areas make this spectacular country the Caribbean’s best ecotourism destination. If you are a nature-lover interested in practicing ecotourism in Cuba, this is the right source of information for you. This gorgeous country is home to over 260 protected areas of which six were designated as UNESCO Biosphere Reserves, not to mention the wonderful natural World Heritage Sites. Pinar del Rio Province occupie... [ read more ]

Cuba’s natural World Heritage Sites

Cuba’s natural World Heritage Sites

Cuba is a spectacular Caribbean country which is a major tourist destination. There are dozens of sites which make this country so attractive for visitors. Cuba is home to nine sites which were inscribed on the list of UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites. In the following article I will present you Cuba’s natural World Heritage Sites which are with no doubt must-see attractions of the country. These amazing sites are the following: Alejandro de Humboldt National Park, the Viñales Valley, the ... [ read more ]

A guide to the spectacular Jardines de la Reina

A guide to the spectacular Jardines de la Reina

Jardines de la Reina is the name of a fantastic archipelago situated in the southern part of the Caribbean country. It is an astonishing national park which was named after the Queen of Spain, by Christopher Columbus, in order to honor her. Being considered the largest protected area of the country, the archipelago of Jardines de la Reina occupies a total surface of almost 2.200 km2. The islands are well-known for the abundant underwater life in the waters surrounding them. Besides divin... [ read more ]

Visit the breathtaking Topes de Collantes

Visit the breathtaking Topes de Collantes

One of the most beautiful natural attractions of Cuba, the nature reserve park named Topes de Collantes can be found in the Escambray Mountains. Topes de Collantes is also the name of the nature reserve’s third highest peak. There is a small settlement and also a visitor center at the peak, all having the same name. It is a major visitor attraction which is visited by dozens of tourists every year. If you decide to visit the breathtaking Topes de Collantes, I suggest you to read the follow... [ read more ]

The most picturesque mountains in Cuba

The most picturesque mountains in Cuba

Cuba is a dream holiday destination for several reasons: it is home to fantastic historical towns with astonishing colonial buildings, monuments, museums and other cultural attractions, not to mention the gorgeous islands, beaches, national parks and other natural beauties. I am absolutely sure that you will find something that suits your preferences perfectly. If you are a nature-lover thinking about a trip to Cuba I have good news for you! There are numerous breathtaking mountains in th... [ read more ]

The best attractions in the Baconao Park

The best attractions in the Baconao Park

One of the most scenic natural attractions of Cuba, the Baconao Park is a well-known tourist attraction in the country. It occupies a large surface of more than 800 km². The park is situated about 20 km from the city of Santiago de Cuba. The name of the park is related to a legend which mentions a “bacona”, a magical tree. The fantastic park was inscribed on the list of UNESCO’s World Heritage Biosphere Reserves in 1987. It is home to numerous fantastic species of animals and plants, a... [ read more ]

Autumn holiday in the countryside of Cuba

Autumn holiday in the countryside of Cuba

Autumn has arrived, but in some countries, such as Cuba, the weather is fine. If you would like to travel somewhere I suggest you to choose this magnificent country. There are numerous things to do in Cuba. If you are a lover of sightseeing, you can do it in Havana, Baracoa, Santiago de Cuba and so on. But if you are a nature-lover, I will give you a fantastic tip: visit the countryside of Cuba. It is one of the country’s major attractions. The natural beauty of the Cuban countryside will su... [ read more ]

Explore the most beautiful caves in Cuba

Explore the most beautiful caves in Cuba

The spectacular tourist destination, the country of Cuba is famous not only for its cultural heritage, but also for its wonderful natural attractions. From mountain ranges to waterfalls, from beaches to fantastic islands and from national parks to caves, Cuba has it all! In some of the previous articles I have already presented the national parks, some of the islands and the best beaches of the country. The following article will present the most beautiful caves of Cuba which are undoubtedly f... [ read more ]