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Address: Centro Habana, Havana, Cuba
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Hot nights and Rum on the Malecon

Anywhere along the malecon is great to watch the sun go down. I would suggest La Rampa (ave 23). Great spot to grab a bottle of rum and share with friends. At night it is full of... read more

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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Anywhere along the malecon is great to watch the sun go down. I would suggest La Rampa (ave 23). Great spot to grab a bottle of rum and share with friends. At night it is full of locals and tourists alike with plenty of music in the air and dancing in the street

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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

During our visit to Havana we made several walking trips along the Malecon and always felt safe Day or night except for the hazard of an occasional wave that breaks over the sidewalk. Many locals sit on the wall to watch the sunset here.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

If you like to explore by walking, be sure to download the offline navigation phone app maps.me and the associated maps such as Havana so that you can be confident on where you are and where you are headed. This was indispensable tool for us to weave our way to sites and getting back to our casa particular as internet... More 

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

There is no doubt that this is a magnificent sea front boulevard but it has to be said that many of the buildings here are in a state of dilapidation that is probably beyond repair. I don't think I have seen such decrepitude anywhere else. A walk along the sea wall offers welcome breeze and fresh air but the area... More 

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California, USA
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Malecon is a great strip of road where you get to see views of Old Havana and the ocean. I'm sure it would have been better to walk parts of it but it was still nice to drive through it.

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

How could this be a top thing to do In Havana. It's a street where the locals sit and hangout. Literally nothing to do there but walk.

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Roslyn, New York
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Walking around this area is very nice. The views of the water are very nice. I would recommend going early in the morning or later in the evening because it does get very hot and sunny. There is almost no shaded areas here.

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Edmonds, Washington
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

El Malecon is what they call a stretch of wall that follows the water in downtown Havana. It is apparently a gathering spot for locals, but we only walked it once so I am unsure of its popularity. It offers great views of the harbor, and also if the pretty buildings that follow the route. Unfortunately it is adjacent to... More 

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

And the ocean breeze is wonderful! There is lots to see whether you are walking or riding. There is a nice, safe walkway too.

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

You cannot miss this beautiful landmark along the strip. If you stay in Havana, you will pass this multiple times during your stay. People hang out at the Malecon during the day and at night.

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