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El Nicho Waterfalls

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Worth visiting- greta nature - nice natural pools

The forest aroun the El Nicho area is one of the highlights and several waterfalls with natural... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Great tour to the falls

This place in Cuba was one of the ones that liked the most to my wife and to me, very important the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The forest aroun the El Nicho area is one of the highlights and several waterfalls with natural pools to swim in front are a must for Cienfuegos. I would recommend to visit it by noon or afternoon if possible (if you are 4, you would...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place in Cuba was one of the ones that liked the most to my wife and to me, very important the way but it is worth it enormously, our guide Yadira from Viajes Vintage was fabulous, she gave us a lot of details about...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank armannojuly
Reviewed 5 days ago

we came here looking for a nature paradice and we found it, while we were on a tour with Viajes Vintage we came here to see the falls, Maytte our guide knew perfectly the history of the place and gave us tons of details... she...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank viollaskender
Reviewed 1 week ago

WOW !!! This has been by far one of the most impressive places I have visited in my life ... we took a tour with the Viajes Vintage agency in Cienfuegos while we were on a trip through the Caribbean on one of the Royal...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank carolynmcallison
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were trying to reach the Nicho Waterfalls via taxi from Cienfuegos, but it was impossible to find a cab to bring us there (road too long and need of a special outdoor car). In the end, we could go on a rented car instead....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JadeA553
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently with a group of friends while we visited the city of Cienfuegos on the Holland cruise ship we took a tour to this place with the Travel Vintage agency, we had a nice experience. Besides being a beautiful destination these waterfalls also very close...More

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

Caribbean Pearl tours were great guides. Order food before you go up the trail so it will be ready when you get back.

Date of experience: January 2019
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently visited this place with our guide Mildred and Ernesto, guide and driver, provided by Viajes Vintage Tour Agency and we had an excellent day, it is a beautiful place and I recommend it to all, in our case we were visiting the city...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank wendystill3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took a day trip while on a cruise to this amazing Waterfall. A very worthwhile experience exploring the beauty of Cuba and interacting with the people A must see when in Cuba!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank NicWHos
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although it’s a touristy place, there’s some unexplainable serenity you experience at this park. Simply beautiful and worth the visit, I just wish we had more time there but planning to return someday soon! If you’re arriving at the Cienfuegos port, would highly recommend getting...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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tanya f
February 12, 2019|
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Response from Mbandomo | Property representative |
El sendero El Nicho es de fácil acceso para niños.
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Tanya H
February 1, 2019|
Response from Kai R | Reviewed this property |
Book through their web site caribbeanpearltours Remember Cuba restricts email / web site access, so by posting on general sites you may not get a reply
January 28, 2019|
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Response from Andy S | Reviewed this property |
It takes about 45 minutes to an hour. Our tour guide took a short cut to get there.