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La Arboleda

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Beautiful nature park

La Arboleda is out in the country near Matanzas. It is a nature park right on the Yamuri River... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Niagara Falls
La Arboleda the cheap way !

The price for sailing with the bigger boats up the river was 35 CUC for 2 persons. I dont know how... read more

Reviewed February 10, 2018
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1 week ago
“Beautiful nature park”
Feb 10, 2018
“La Arboleda the cheap way !”
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Reviewed 1 week ago

La Arboleda is out in the country near Matanzas. It is a nature park right on the Yamuri River. We spent several hours at the park and had a great time. We went on the paddle boats and enjoyed lunch at one of the three...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 10, 2018

The price for sailing with the bigger boats up the river was 35 CUC for 2 persons. I dont know how much for the small boats. But You can also drive with a car to Arboleda. Comming from Matanzas drive a few km towards Veradero,...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Eva196
Reviewed September 15, 2017

Nature all around, after the first initial boat ride the water starts getting clearer as you go further down the river. There is a magical waterfall that trickles down the side of a hill into this deep pool of clear water. Its very deep so...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Andrew E
Reviewed August 13, 2017

Arrived here after a peaceful 45 minute ride up the Rio Canimar passing mangrove swamps, fishermen and seeing a sea snake. The site is in a clearing fringed with palm trees and very beautiful. We saw the national flower, the mariposa growing here and it...More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank earthtravelller
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Best place to go away from city! You get to enjoy mother nature to the max! We were here in June and the mango trees were full, you could eat them non stop! My kids love to come here to ride horses, this is A...More

Date of experience: June 2017
3  Thank MTZAS
Reviewed May 18, 2017 via mobile

Stunning NATURE views that are unforgettable to me. 5 CUC gets you in, which gives you 4 CUC worth of food or drink. Then the boat ride is a MUST, where you will see untouched MAJESTIC palm trees AND the COLOR of the WATER is...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank LizetteOConnor
Reviewed May 12, 2017

After lunch we walked around the area to see the animals. I held a Tree Rat which could drink from a can, rode a bull which was the highlight, quite scary when I was in charge without the handler, and held an osprey. A wonderful...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed May 5, 2017

I like to spend time there with my friends an family. Great nature interaction. The staff is good. The food is good.

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank amelorlando
Reviewed April 29, 2017

This place is great you can have a great tasting meal while enjoying life guitatist and singing. You can rent a peddal boat along the river or you can lay on a hammock and relax with he breeze. beautiful outdoor place

Date of experience: April 2017
3  Thank Ana Maria B
Reviewed March 19, 2017

Was a beautiful day for the boat ride up the river. Very lush sites to see on the 45 to 1 hour ride up the river. Once you get off the boat there are plenty of activities for you to do, paddle boats, horse back...More

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank Diane S
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October 29, 2017|
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Response from earthtravelller | Reviewed this property |
We booked via our tour operator (UK) but all the different tour operators from different countries in the hotel offered the trip and I would think it could also be booked directly with reception at your hotel if you are... More
Anna G
February 12, 2017|
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Response from LizetteOConnor |
Hola Ana: acabo de ir y tienes que pagar 5 CUC a la entrada y eso es para 4 CUC de comida o bebida. El bote cuesta como 5 creo pero lo tienes que hacer. Fue unos de los viajes más bello de mi vida pero a mi me fascina la... More