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worth the hike!

Fascinating piece of geology. The steps take you through wonderful plant life and the view from the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Dare to go up, it is worth it!

Dare to go up the stairs, around 700 steps up. It is a littler bit difficult (need to be a little... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2018
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Quite a trip to a location in the high in the mountains overlooking the countryside. Recommended for natures lovers and people that enjoy hiking. Not recommended for people with knee problems as there are approximately 700 steps to the top. The view is quite beautiful

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JoelH618
Reviewed 4 days ago

Fascinating piece of geology. The steps take you through wonderful plant life and the view from the top is enchanting.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jorgeinmontana
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Dare to go up the stairs, around 700 steps up. It is a littler bit difficult (need to be a little bit in shape), but it is worth it. Beautiful view from the top of all the lake area.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JPelegrinaSoegaard
Reviewed September 11, 2018

After climbing almost 500 stairs you reach the top of this huge rock to see 360 degrees of view - worth the climbing !!!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Elizur
Reviewed September 11, 2018

My favorite. The mountain air and the views are fantastic ! You do need to hike a bit to get to the top.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Francis C
Reviewed July 22, 2018

A nice short jaunt from Santiago and a great place to see the Sierra Maestra. You can see the ocean at Siboney Beach from up there.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Will G
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Great day trip from Santiago. Nice to leave the bags at our casa and hit La Gran Piedra. Climb was a bad mother, the views from the top were great, the descent was nuts. Go jump in the ocean down at Siboney after.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Tim B
Reviewed April 29, 2018

You should go when the sky is clear otherwise you will not be able to enjoy the view. We hired a taxi/guide for 60 CUC; He drove us to the Grand Piedra, the old coffee plantation, the botanical garden and to the beach in the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank jaimeriendutout
Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

I would recommend a visit as much for the scenery and sights on the way. We went in the afternoon (when it’s notoriously cloudier than early morning and the clouds were moving fast so we decided the views were good enough from the bottom of...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank toria2014
Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

Do not miss, gives you the best view on the area. Hike only clear, sunny days otherwise you will see nothing ! Driveway to the top is quite curved, have a car in good condition as also steep. Stop on the way up few times...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Denes222
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September 28, 2015|
Response from afagundes | Reviewed this property |
you are right Kaz, thanks for clarifying it Have a wonderful day