25 Famous Landmarks in Cuba That You Have to Visit Story

By Alli Sewell


25 Famous Landmarks in Cuba That You Have to Visit Story

There are numerous famous landmarks in Cuba to visit, including historical, cultural, and natural attractions...

Landmark 1

National Capitol Building, Havana

Also known as El Capitolio, the National Capitol Building is a Cuban political building found...

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Landmark 2

Castillo de la Real Fuerza, Havana

Constructed in 1577, Castillo de la Real Fuerza is a fort that sits on the...

Landmark 3

José Martí Memorial, Havana

José Martí is a Cuban writer and national hero, and the José Martí Memorial pays...

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Landmark 4

El Castillo de los Tres Reyes Magos del Morro, Havana

El Castillo de Los Tres Reyes Magos del Morro, also known as El Morro or...

Landmark 5

Castillo de San Salvador de la Punta, Havana

Castillo de San Salvador de la Punta is directly across from El Castillo de los...

Landmark 6

Finca Vigía, Havana

One of the famous Cuban landmarks that is a must-see in Havana is Finca Vigía...

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Landmark 7

Havana Cathedral, Havana

The Cathedral of Havana is one of eleven cathedrals in Cuba. This landmark is found...

Landmark 8

Museo de la Revolución, Havana

Museo de la Revolución is a fascinating museum with exhibits covering the 1959 Cuban Revolution...

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Landmark 9

Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Havana

One of the famous places in Cuba that art enthusiasts will want to see is...

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Landmark 10

Hotel Nacional de Cuba, Havana

Hotel Nacional de Cuba is an eclectic Art Deco-style hotel that is a popular place...

Landmark 11

El Malecón, Havana

Stretching for eight kilometers, El Malecón is an esplanade and seawall that runs along Havana’s...

Landmark 12

Cristo de la Habana, Havana

Cristo de la Habana, or Christ of Havana, is a statue of Jesus of Nazareth...

Landmark 13

Callejón de Hamel, Havana

Callejón de Hamel is one of the more modern Cuba landmarks and tourist attractions. This...

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Landmark 14

Che Guevara Mausoleum and Che Guevara Museum, Santa Clara

Located in Santa Clara, the Che Guevara Mausoleum is a memorial to Argentinian fighter Ernesto...

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Landmark 15

San Pedro de la Roca Fortress, Santiago de Cuba

San Pedro de la Roca Fortress, or Castillo de San Pedro de la Roca, is...

Landmark 16

Casa de Diego Velázquez, Santiago de Cuba

Casa de Diego Velázquez is one of the oldest historical landmarks in Cuba. Constructed in...

Landmark 17

Sierra Maestra

Sierra Maestra is one more of the major landmarks in Cuba. This mountain range has...

Landmark 18

Playa Paraiso, Cayo Largo del Sur

Found on the stunning island of Cayo Largo del Sur, Playa Paraiso is one of...

Landmark 19

El Yunque, Baracoa

Another of Cuba’s famous landmarks that’s naturally occurring is El Yunque. Located in Baracoa, El...

Landmark 20

Cruz de la Parra, Baracoa

Cruz de la Parra is a wooden cross that was placed in Baracoa in 1492...

Landmark 21

Cascate El Nicho, Cienfuegos

Cascate El Nicho, or El Nicho Waterfalls, is a natural landmark near Cienfuegos. These falls...

Landmark 22

Cayo Coco, Jardines del Rey

Cayo Coco is a landmark location that features white sand beaches and many resorts. The...

Landmark 23

Cueva de los Portales, La Güira National Park

Cueva de los Portales is another of the natural landmarks in Cuba. This vast cave...

Landmark 24

Ciénaga de Zapata National Park

Ciénaga de Zapata National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and an important ecological...

Landmark 25

The Bay of Pigs

The Bay of Pigs, or "Bahia de Cochinos" in Spanish, is one of the most...


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