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Mountain Top View

Our driver/guide brought us to Ermita de Monserrate at the end of our day touring, and it was a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Courtenay, Canada
Great view of the Valley

I was a little bit disappointed in the chapel, but the view made up for it! Great place for some... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2019
Pueblo, Colorado
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our driver/guide brought us to Ermita de Monserrate at the end of our day touring, and it was a wonderful refuge. Yes, it's a tourist spot and you may decide not to walk around, so as another TA writer mentioned, if it's not your day...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Paulshappy
Reviewed March 12, 2019

I was a little bit disappointed in the chapel, but the view made up for it! Great place for some photos. They charge 1cuc to take photos inside the chapel. Make sure to have your taxi wait for you. A very peaceful place if you...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank lavendula38
Reviewed February 9, 2019

We always come here, this place never gets old. Best photo opportunity in the area! The one time there was a guy with a cresserelle falcon. We could hold it and take photos with it. That was a bonus.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sandaallen
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Started our day in Matanzas with this visit to the top of this hill where the Ermita is. Beautiful panoramic views. An excellent place to interact with Cuban people!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank EandK1
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

This park sits on to of a hill. It has the Moserrate Chapel and a great view on one side of the whole city of Matanzas, the blue bay and on the other side, the Yumjri Valley. Great place to just relax a get away...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank osvaldom397
Reviewed April 29, 2018

La Ermita is a nice diversion after a day exploring the historic center of Matanzas. You can see nice views from the viewpoint over the city and the surrounding ocean and hills. Also, beautiful little cathedral with fun belltower! Just beware of the tout guys...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Isaac Y
Reviewed April 17, 2018

If you need great pictures...this is the place! The place is very quiet and the breeze is just lovely. Not so big and not much to see inside the ermita but if you manage to get to the bell tower you will love the views...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank VillaTropicoJibacoa
Reviewed June 25, 2017

Situated on a hill just out of town is a small lovely church with amazing views over the valley and the bay and Port of Mantanza.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank seafare74
Reviewed May 30, 2017

In itself it is a nice place to get a very good view of the surrounding area but go into the church, climb a few stairs, ring the bell, and you have a grander view. By the way at the top of church nice breeze...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank angelhair111162
Reviewed April 29, 2017

This pllace sits up like on a mountain, beatiful breathtaking view. There is a snack bar and tables to eat, The chuch its incredibly beautiful. A must visit.

Date of experience: April 2017
3  Thank Ana Maria B
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