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Beautiful

Old Havana has been well preserved as best as it can. Buildings are falling apart and people live... read more

Reviewed yesterday
WillIGoBack
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Miami
via mobile
Do in a day... but defiantly do!

There is a lot to see and do in Cuba and Havana specifically. If I were you, I would book a car... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jpullo
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Bohemian, rhythmically Latin, certainly picturesque and, above all, charming.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“every corner” (156 reviews)
“narrow streets” (101 reviews)
“beautiful city” (142 reviews)
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Havana, Cuba
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Old Havana has been well preserved as best as it can. Buildings are falling apart and people live in some pretty bad conditions compared to Europe and US but the streets are alive and the people are friendly and love seeing tourists. Shop on the...More

Thank WillIGoBack
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There is a lot to see and do in Cuba and Havana specifically. If I were you, I would book a car tour (at least a 3 hour one so you can relax and take pics and see everything) in the morning so you get...More

Thank Jpullo
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Amazing to see the architecture and historical sites. Sad that so much is in disrepair and the citizens so poor. It is truly a throwback to an earlier time. Prices are good for food. The people were very kind and welcoming.

Thank Global-Bivouac
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Old Habana is quite interesting. Their history, the old cars and the people make it quite enjoyable! Take a ride in a carriage with a good guide and learn about Cuban people! Make sure you visit the museums and take a walking tour! Need at...More

Thank marytomorrow
Reviewed yesterday

One of the most unique place I had traveled in the world. Needs a lot of work to restore the buildings but the beauty is there in every corner

Thank MariaCummings
Reviewed yesterday

We visited Havana for 2 days coming from a cruise and I now wish we had at least another day to see even more of Old Havana. Every turn has something new and interesting from the shops, music, restaurants and bars. The prices are reasonable...More

Thank Kathy53Usa
Reviewed yesterday

Such a beautiful location with amazing facades. We truly enjoyed walking around and taking in the beauty.

Thank 2TravelLuvers
Reviewed yesterday

The city is so rich in history! People are extremely friendly and happy. If given a chance Havana needs to be on your bucket list!

Thank Beth E
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great walking tours of Old Havana. Lots of shops, restaurants, bars, souveniers. Watch pricing as they vary - always ask twice. I have seen people charged different prices for same thing especially drinks. Lots of history and architecture. I would recommend staying here for two...More

Thank prairielily56
Reviewed 3 days ago

We three of us traveled on private taxi 1955 Chevrolet refurbished. It was cheaper than tour bus. Car came with driver who spoke very good english explaining every place we pass. We visited old and new Havana. Parliament house, American embassy being built and visited...More

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Adriana425
What kind of souvenirs can you buy in Old Havana? The usual t shirts/hats or something different?
25 June 2017|
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Response from kecial2016 | Reviewed this property |
Oh lots more than just t-shirts and hats. There is lots of art work for sale in Havana. There are statues, fans (hand held accordion like fans) clothing for adults and children, berets, bracelets. There is a store that sells... More
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travelin4sure
Do you have any contact details for a guide
6 June 2017|
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Response from MexRican9999 | Reviewed this property |
We tour Old Havana with a Walking Tour that meets near Central Park on the corner of San Rafael Blvd and Consulado Street. They meet there at 9:30am. It's called Free Walking Tour of Habana. It's 3 hours, highly recommend... More
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Gabrielle445
Are there any nice beaches within 1 hour of Old Havana?
29 May 2017|
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Response from AdventureAbounds1 | Reviewed this property |
Two of our favorite beaches that the local Cuban people hang out at are Santa Maria and Tarada which are 17 minutes away from Old Havana. Tarada requires a 1$ CUC per person, Santa Maria is free.
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