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El Morro

Parque Morro, Havana, Cuba
+53 5 4112751
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Nice place to visit

After having seen Old Havana it's nice to see this place. Take the bus for the east beach and get... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
San Donato Milanese, Italia

Morro Castle guards the entrance to Havana Bay. It can be viewed from miles around as it dominates... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Mary B
Bethalto, Illinois
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Parque Morro, Havana, Cuba
+53 5 4112751
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Reviewed 2 days ago

After having seen Old Havana it's nice to see this place. Take the bus for the east beach and get down at the first stop. The place is quite impressive, very nice view of Havana. Very close there is a nice restaurant with a terrace...More

Thank Figundim
Reviewed 3 days ago

Morro Castle guards the entrance to Havana Bay. It can be viewed from miles around as it dominates the port entrance. Great photo op from many locations.

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 3 days ago

yes, take some pictures I guess, but there's not much there to see. You need to get a boat there, its not worth the fuss

Thank CF1970
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went to the Fortress to watch the firing of the Canon which occurs nightly at 9:00 pm. We took a taxi from the Malecon to get there about an hour early and were able to get a place near the front. Best to were...More

Thank seafare74
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This castle sitting across the inlet from Havana provides the most beautiful views of the city of Havana. If you are staying in Vedado, plan to leave your hotel or casa particular and catch a taxi there by around 6:45 pm as El Morro attracts...More

Thank MarkHfromChicagp
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome views from the city. World heritage site. If you don't have the money to go inside, you can just walk around the el Morris and nice pictures still.

Thank Daniel C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This fort has been preserved well and is a fun visit while in Havana. Stay until the evening to see a ceremony and an old canon that gets shot at 9 pm sharp every night. This is a fun activity for family or friends to...More

Thank raharmon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were excited to go to the lighthouse, but it was closed. There are some craft selling booths, and great views of Havana- Good photo opportunities. It was the most exciting thing we did that day, but it was a nice stop.

Thank tlawish
Reviewed 1 week ago

Majestic old fort that's visible in the port of Havana. It's 500 years old so well worth exploring but beware, everything is in Spanish. The views of Havana from across the bay are spectacular and there are plenty of locals selling souvenirs that were worth...More

1  Thank CherylandBrett
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a taxi to get to El Morro. The small fort is interesting and nice place to walk around. I would recommend to go there to see the wonderful skyline of Havana in a setting sun.

Thank Zehra W
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Is this wheelchair / handicap accessible?
8 May 2017|
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Response from BixieB | Reviewed this property |
As the previous answers have said, there are a lot of steps but don't let that deter you.
Evelyn F
How much does this coSt?
24 March 2017|
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Response from Ashley R | Reviewed this property |
When I went , I went with a local who didn't pay anything. We took a ferry which is about 5$ . From what friends have paid prior was 5 CUC for entry.
We are taking the ferry across to Casablanca. We wish to walk around outside Cabana de Che Guevara but not go inside. What is the entry fee to merely walk the grounds? Similarly, we wish to have dinner at Hostal y Paladar Canonazo, then get a front row view for the ceremonial firing. What is the entry fee for this?
24 February 2017|
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Response from marcia_marcia | Reviewed this property |
There is and entry fee, but I do not remember the exact amount. Some of the grounds around the parking lot can be visited without actually entering the actual fort. I encourage you to pay the fee though, this is really an... More