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Wifi, Museums, Art Galleries, Music Venues, Pubs, Cafes, Shops, Wifi

It's all here. Jose Marti Plaza is a gathering place for both locals and visitors alike. The... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Solitalink
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Halifax, Canada
A must see in Cienfuegos!

There are lots of restaurants, bars, art studios that surround Parque Jose Marti. From 8... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 6 days ago

It's all here. Jose Marti Plaza is a gathering place for both locals and visitors alike. The traffic flows one way only to make crossing safer. Tour buses are not permitted here, so the park has an overall clean, neat and well manicured appearance. The...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

There are lots of restaurants, bars, art studios that surround Parque Jose Marti. From 8 PM-midnight the park is bustling with activity. Irving Torres, a local artist, has his studio nearby and is quite accomplished. We caught several live musical performances and even a Cuban...More

Thank Laura E
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the most beautiful squares we have been to. Gracious well kept buildings and beautiful trees and peaceful benches. Well worth the visit

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Marti square is one of the most beautiful squares in Cuba. It is the place were the foundation took place in1819. It is the best place to take pictures in the city, you can see all those neoclassic buildings that are a symbol in...More

Thank estre62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a really cuban place, beatiful to see and walk around it. we went on a saturday morning and could see tome alocal activities. maybe is not spectacular in terms of size but you can see that this places is 100% local, cuban. you can walk...More

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Reviewed June 9, 2018

We stopped briefly at this square on our way from Havana to Trinidad. It has wonderful colonial era buildings around the square with a few shops selling touristic items. The statue of Jose Marti is very prominent and the park is well maintained

Thank cool_satchmo
Reviewed May 31, 2018

The central plaza is the beating heart of any Latin American town or village, and Cienfuegos is no exception. An exceptionally interesting square with many beautiful and famous colonial buildings. Such as the Governor's Palace, today the Provincial People's Congress, Arch of Triumph (Arco de...More

2  Thank Asiyah Noemi K
Reviewed May 17, 2018

Lovely town with lots of interesting shops and local eateries. Great place to wander hand in hand, strolling along admiring the local crafts. Found a great Gueverra handmade shirt for 15 CUC which was claimed to have been made in Cienfuegos.

Thank LeeandLourdes
Reviewed May 9, 2018

Everything worth seeing in Cienfuegos is here: museum, church park. The main shopping street is pedestrian only and just off the square.

Thank jhc7201
Reviewed May 9, 2018

Cienfuegos has something special, different than other cities in Cuba. The park is very big, we got to see children performing traditional dances for their school and they cheered up the place even more. The buildings are well maintained and they are painted with lovely...More

1  Thank Mariel1908
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July 22, 2018|
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Response from drmikenyc | Reviewed this property |
Everything? No, government offices close on Sunday (as elsewhere, widely). But the park itself is open-air, like Hyde Park or Central Park, and is always open. Locals come and relax, or look for tourists (who come every day... More
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January 24, 2017|
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Certainly spending time in the Plaza Jose Marti is worthwhile. It's large and beautiful and surrounded by some of the nicest architecture in all of Cuba. You already know about most of the best sites but I also recommend the... More
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