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Private taxi avoids the (relatively few) tour buses. Walk to nearby historic coffee plantation... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hereford, United Kingdom
Above the clouds

Absolutely MUST if you are in Santiago de Cuba! The huge rock on the top of the mountain 1200m... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Yekaterinburg, Russia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Private taxi avoids the (relatively few) tour buses. Walk to nearby historic coffee plantation either from the top of rock (needs goodish footwear, or along unsurfaced road

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank NeilJames2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely MUST if you are in Santiago de Cuba! The huge rock on the top of the mountain 1200m above the sea! You just can’t imagine how beautiful the view is! You feel yourself like on the top of the world! It’s unbelievable feeling of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank anna_sysoeva
Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

If you go out of the city Santiago de Cuba, it‘s worth to go to Gran Piedra, there you can enjoy a great view. you can visit an old cafeplantation and a flowergarden

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mkaldowski
Reviewed December 27, 2018

Its a nice place to visit. The rock is really so big. Of cause there are the souvenirs sellers too, but they are not intrusive.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Õnne L
Reviewed December 23, 2018

We took a day trip up to the big rock via a local taxi. The ride (almost) went without a problem, and the trip was very much worth it. The views from the top of the mountain are absolutely amazing, and a must-see for anyone...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank valmar369
Reviewed December 11, 2018

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 December 8, 2018

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
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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