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Calle Obispo

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Sanitized Old Havana

This is the "Main Street" of Old Havana and it is the most developed (for tourists) street of the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Toronto, Canada
Amazing location in Old Havan

With out a doubt the best place to be in old Havana. Everything is in this location. It is a very... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
St. Albert, Canada
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Obispo, Havana, Cuba
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is the "Main Street" of Old Havana and it is the most developed (for tourists) street of the city. You can find quite a few banks who will exchange your money for CUC's, as you might need need them to pay for the higher...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago

With out a doubt the best place to be in old Havana. Everything is in this location. It is a very good promenade

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There are many restaurants along this street . Eat at the STATE owned restaurant where the food is better and cheaper than the private restaurants and the private restaurants charges you 20 % for service and 20% for being in a special zone (which is...More

Date of experience: February 2019
3  Thank GREGORY L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Obispo is a popular main street in Old Havana bustling with life. It was designed as a narrow street in the 16th Century in order to protect the pedestrians from the intense sun. There are lots of stores, activities, bars/cafes, music, eateries, street concerts, arts...More

Date of experience: March 2019
3  Thank OntarioTravel3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Calle Opisco is a charming street where you can breathe the atmosphere of Old Havana. It is a busy main drag, narrow but very crowded, with shops, restaurants and bars. In earlier days you could find many interesting things to buy in the shops, but...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

(Roxy Music) Calle Obispo Every City has a street / avenue / boulevard that captures the spirit of the city, be it 5th Avenue in New York or the Champs Elysses in Paris. Calle Obispo is the essence of Havana, encompassing bars, restaurants, shops and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank BobtheBrit
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The important street goes back to 1519. It was conceived as a narrow thoroughfare to protect the people from the sun. Public buildings, stores, cafes,drugstores, bakeries and hotels were built along the street. Today Obispo Street is great for strolling and bustles of life -...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank russypooh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our walking tour included walking down this main street in Old Havana. Lots to see here, from the schools to restaurants to shops, etc. Lots of authentic Cuban flavor!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 907blaked
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every street in the old city is worth walking around seein the sights and the different things to see and enjoy in Havana. Makes one realize how good we have it not having to live in an communist country.!!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank stewmexico2002
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Most of the shops here sell more or less the same wares. That is to say: T-SHIRTS, LEATHER BAGS, PURSES, COSTUME JEWELLERY, HANDMADE TRINKETS, SMALL BONGO DRUMS ETC. Visit just a couple of shops and you can an inexpensive souvenir to take home.

Date of experience: March 2019
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April 15, 2019|
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Response from Angela K | Reviewed this property |
I assume that if you come from the terminal you are on a cruise...? I assume also that you will be provided with a map of Habana vieja - the old Havana? It's really close and easy to find Obispo as Havana's streets are like... More
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Response from silviaponce778 | Reviewed this property |
It all depends on how much you drink - although prices are much lower than you would expect. But if you are in a tourist trap (like the Floridita or the Bodegita Del Medio) expect to pay tourist prices. Meals for two... More