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Day tour to Holguin

Hired a driver & drove to Holiquin in a 1953 Pontiac for the afternoon; Walked around the town, not... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2018
Rosemary D
,
Perth, Ontario
Part of tour of Holguin

Tour guide gave us a history lesson all part of our tour. The locals are all sitting about enjoying... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2018
Elsa L
,
Dunchurch, Canada
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Holguin, Cuba
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

Hired a driver & drove to Holiquin in a 1953 Pontiac for the afternoon; Walked around the town, not too much to see or do. Young people may like the night scene but we didn’t try that out. Holguin is about 1 hr from the...More

Thank Rosemary D
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

Tour guide gave us a history lesson all part of our tour. The locals are all sitting about enjoying the day.

Thank Elsa L
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

Usually the central drop off point for coaches and taxis from the main beach resorts, this clean and tidy square offers a few shady spots to sit and watch the Cuban daily life go by.

Thank graham e
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

We had a stop at holguin city and the city is so much full of energy when many things to discover like the revolution square or the St. Isidore Cathedral for instance. There are a lot of stores too.

Thank Freddy_on_trips
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Calixto García Park: Special place of the city of Holguín, in the corridors that surround it you can find cultural institutions, shops, bars, cafes and especially many people who are residents in the city and foreigners who go through it constantly in their coming and...More

Thank Penaleyva
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

it was good to get an insight into the history of holguin, nice square to visit and the locals were friendly, worth a visit

Thank dex t
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Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We had a cloudy day whilst in Cuba 🇨🇺 and hired a car with a driver for the day who took us around and showed us the sights well worth the money

1  Thank Walth58
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Reviewed 15 May 2017

This place is in the heart of the city beautiful huge square with many vendors around for shopping eating etc. You can meet many local Cuban people here just walking around enjoying the view etc. I have been to Holguin many times and yes this...More

Thank blueskiesnovascotia
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Reviewed 27 April 2017

this park is the heart of the city, a great meeting place for large groups I find it is better to go early in the day or late afternoon/night during the day with the tropical sun their seat can get pretty hot, seems that was...More

1  Thank Alexis_R0D
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Reviewed 6 April 2017

Lots of little stores and places to get a drink all around the square, you're going to need it because the sun glares off the white stone like a magnifying glass and on a very hot day you could feel like an egg meeting a...More

Thank trinity1969
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