Feel like Christopher Columbus discovering America and discover the first places the explorer saw when he arrived in Cuba. A paradise full of natural treasures. The ideal destination for eco-tourism.

The discovery of Christopher Columbus

Popularly known as the city of parks, Holguín is a great place to visit if you come to Cuba on vacation. Calixto García Park is one of the most popular, and a good place to start exploring the city. From there, you can go shopping in the picturesque city centre. Very nearby, Gibara is a beautiful fishing village that still conserves part of its old walls. The Bioparque Rocazul nature reserve is perfect for eco-tourism. Guayabo waterfall, the highest waterfall in Cuba, is in the Mayarí National Park. And if you want to relax, go to Guardalavaca Beach!

The official currency is the Cuban peso. We recommend you bring cash as some places do not accept credit cards.
The most widely spoken official language is Spanish. English is also quite widely spoken.
The city has several free Wi-Fi hotspots. The quality of the signal in hotels is very good.
The climate is tropical, with an average temperature of 26⁰C. Humidity levels are high and increase the feeling of heat.

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