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Another must see of Holguin

Part of travelling to Cuba is to see the culture and historical landmarks. This is a must see. Your... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Alberta, Canada
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Fabulous view over Holguin

This point is a must visit. You can see all over Holguin. Normally included on coach trips or... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Essex, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Part of travelling to Cuba is to see the culture and historical landmarks. This is a must see. Your tour guide will explain the religious background and significance of The Hill of The Cross to the Cuban people. The view of the city of Holguin...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jason76349
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This point is a must visit. You can see all over Holguin. Normally included on coach trips or days out in the American cars from your hotels. You go through the poor district to get here, although Cuba is beautiful there are some really poor...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LesleyD_11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

438 steps take you to the most exhilarating view over Holguin. Don’t worry if you don’t want to climb all the steps, you can also drive up there. Wonderful view over Holguin awaits you plus a couple of small drinks bars. There are a couple...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mstribli
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing place and an achievement to climb, but be aware that some locals follow and chat to you all the way up. At the top, they ask for money and clothes. This does put a damper on the whole experience. Don't let this put...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent city Holguin view,have a restaurant,beautiful places ,you can go by taxi or go up the stairs

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Caridad2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice view, see town + environment. I runned towards the stairs, walked up. Loved the locals close 2 the stairs. Once runned back via asphalt, once via stairs.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank hansv797
Reviewed November 11, 2018

We didn't walk the staircase we took the bus to the top. Beautiful views of the city and surrounding country side and mountains. The woman at the top is 88 years old and offers a handmade necklace to all visitors. A must see

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Chris S
Reviewed October 26, 2018

Visited at noon so didn't attempt the stairs (drove to the top). small stalls, food and drink, musicians, polite hawkers, all good and feel safe.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DfDLaindonWest
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

We went there as part of our wedding on an overnight trip and it was gorgeous, beautiful views over the houses and along with the music video being made and the sunshine.... the 90 year old lady with a flower and a fat old cigar...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AmyALaing
Reviewed October 7, 2018

We did this excursion from hotel and it was a good one. Train ride, catermeran in a fishing village then a meal at a farm and mojito at famous bar. Long day.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lisa B
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February 18, 2018|
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Response from YULTravellers | Reviewed this property |
upstairs no don't expect anything fancy, water beer and pops!
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December 30, 2016|
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Response from CaminoTraveller | Reviewed this property |
3 CUC 5 CUC round-trip if you take a regular taxi (no máquina oldtimer taxi) from Parque Calixto Garcia Recommend to walk along Maceo to the end and walk up to the cross Especially for sunset A lot of Holguineros do their... More
May 31, 2016|
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Response from Selva S | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure may be 15peso for a person we toot a taxi for the day and a guide with it and they took as to three places and cost family of five 100 peso and we have amazing time for the day .