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Bigger than you'd think!

We really enjoyed touring the restored presidential rail carriage which is situated behind the... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2016
Julie C
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Gateshead, United Kingdom
See how the other half travelled.

The compartments for the servants look comfortable enough, but the one for the president and the... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2016
Ela-and-Paul
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London, United Kingdom
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Aug 10, 2018
“Presidential trail”
Aug 29, 2017
“train..”
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Antiguo coche presidencial que se anexaba al tren común en los viajes de los Presidentes a través de Cuba. Hoy en día convertido en Museo. Conservado exactamente igual a la época en que comenzó a usarse. A través del pasillo se puede observar la...more
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Reviewed August 10, 2018

Behind the convent of St Francisco De Asis. This is a train used by Presidents including once by Fidel Castro. You can take a tour of this apartment on the rails.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed August 29, 2017

closed when we passed by. nice looking from the outside. stands out because one doesn't expect to see a train car sitting by itself on a main tourist street.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed September 16, 2016

I love trains and was nice going in Coche Mambi. to a lot of people visiting, it's just a train with a bedroom, bathroom and other amenities. To me is was great seeing it and the old stuff in there. The lady in the front...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed August 31, 2016

We really enjoyed touring the restored presidential rail carriage which is situated behind the Church of San Francisco. It was much bigger than I expected with a surprising number of rooms packed in. The friendly lady explained everything for us (mostly in Spanish) without rushing...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed April 15, 2016

The compartments for the servants look comfortable enough, but the one for the president and the separate one for his wife (or, who knows, mistress?) really are a cut above. Despite looking a little old –fashioned, OK, let’s be generous and call the look traditional,...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Ela-and-Paul
Reviewed October 19, 2015

This is the presidential carriage that was used by the Cuban President to travel to other countries. Considering it was used since mid 1910s until the revolution, it really is a palace on wheels with top of the line modern technology. The tour guide speaks...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed November 9, 2014

This is only one coach but well worth a visit. It shows how the important people used to travel around Cuba.

Date of experience: October 2014
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