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Topes de Collantes

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See the waterfall on horseback it’s a God’s experience

We got picked up by the guide and our horses from our hotel at the top of Trinidad at 9 and rode... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
jonathanblackburn
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Sydney, Australia
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Really worth it

The best nature we've ever seen in Cuba, but the park entrance is quite expensive for the tourist... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ShavyB
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Roeselare, Belgium
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Sierra de Escambray, Trinidad-Sancti Spiritus, Topes de Collantes 60147, Cuba
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We got picked up by the guide and our horses from our hotel at the top of Trinidad at 9 and rode through the streets down to the park. From there it’s about an hours ride and we stopped to see them get the sugar...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The best nature we've ever seen in Cuba, but the park entrance is quite expensive for the tourist which is like a rip-off. But okay if you really want to see something, then you will have to pay. As we haven't much time, we take...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 17, 2018

The beautiful green scenery. How would you get to this place without accepting and acknowledging what natural beauty has to offer. This is a favorable place to visit and experience

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed November 30, 2018

What a wonderful trip to see the cascades and beautiful vegetation of the area. It was a 4 km walk down a winding and sometimes slippery trail and across some creeks via a log crossing here and there. Once you arrive at the lagoon and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

This park is amazingly beautiful, although as pretty much everything in Cuba... It will be stupidly overpriced. The waterfall you are pretty. Worth the shot if you could include it into your tight schedule. Rent a driver... an negotiate the cost!

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank cr995
Reviewed September 16, 2018

We took a trek, transport from Trinidad, had a guide. Nice nature, views. Saw national birds and colibris. Visited farm, with coffee drying and production. Grat coffee. I recommend to visit these hills. Grat views, waterfall at the end, also for swimming.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed August 26, 2018

Huge natural reservate, ideal for hiking and walking Take water with you, as it is often hot and humid.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 1, 2018

This was BY FAR our favorite tour ! If you do the 2 days tour with nexus (Or else), you get to go to trinidade, Cienfuegos and Santa Clara on top of Topes de Collantes. The walk in the jungle is amazing ! The waterfalls...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Sayhoquet
Reviewed August 1, 2018

This beautiful forest trail is approx. 3 km of good standard, with steps and railings for steep parts. Starting at the gate, approx. 1 km from the villa Caburni, we paid the park entrance fees and met the landowner who runs a coffeeshop with his...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 31, 2018

The islands second highest range. Lots of trees/birds. Coffee plantations - it was a lot of fun to visit and cooler than the low-lands.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Iren2012
July 10, 2018|
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Hi! You can go by yourself. There is a guy at the entrence where you pay a fee and you can ask him if there is a map or anything to find the hidden places , but it's easy to find the great waterfall and the swim hole under... More
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Hi Iren, I have to say we tried on our own as well, which was quite difficult or let's put it this way. There was only one waterfall that could be done on one's own and this was the La Vegas Grande. It's much easier to do it... More
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