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Timeless Beauty

Stuck in time, This National Monument stands gracefully. Every night the have what is called “El... read more

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Victor P
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Miami, Florida
Nice walk with an incredible view

To walk along the water while watching vintage cars pass is truly a pleasure! Many locals line the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Reviewed yesterday

Stuck in time, This National Monument stands gracefully. Every night the have what is called “El Cayonaso De Las 9, which is done at 9 pm every evening. You can see kids fishing alongside their fathers, and family’s just enjoying the view of the endless...More

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Reviewed yesterday

I agree with another reviewer that it's bordered by LOTS of traffic. I was a bit disappointed by this area.

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Reviewed yesterday

We chose to walk this in mid morning to head from the harbour area down to the Nacionale. It got pretty hot... but not unexpectedly. I could not describe this as a trip of great memory - the sea is unspectacular, there is no beach,...More

Thank richaingr
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Havana is essentially bordered by a concrete sea wall that prevents you from entering the harbor waters. It is miles long and eventful until night. We walked during the day and couldn’t understand the allure. Once the sun was down 1000’s flock to hang out...More

Thank Jonesy2013
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

To walk along the water while watching vintage cars pass is truly a pleasure! Many locals line the walls socializing. It’s safe, picturesque view makes it 2nd to none! A must do at sunset.

Thank brown41
Reviewed 3 days ago

Stretching 8 KM from Havana Vieja to Vedado this broad Esplanade provides an icon view of Havana. Many monuments to be found along the Malecon. By day it is popular to local fishermen and at night it is a social meeting place for families and...More

Thank Dev K
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Malecon is mentioned in every google search about tourist attractions in Havana. The Melecon is a stretch of 7 or 8Km road running along ocean. On one side of the road you have the ocean view and on the other buildings, shops, etc. During...More

Thank Armen M
Reviewed 5 days ago

We arrived in Cuba after a national tragedy and their was several days of national mourning- what a culture: humble, intelligent, confident and sensitive. Walk the Malecon at night, its safe and enjoyable with that cool Caribbean breeze blowing- meet the handsome/beautiful people that are...More

Thank barrysankar
Reviewed 6 days ago

Just sitting along the seawall and watching the world go by! Great spot and the sea was so flat calm it was beautiful!

Thank DanZ734
Reviewed 6 days ago

This 8 km long strolling area on the waterfront in Havana was super hot in September. We rode along it several times in a classic convertible, saw a few fishermen sitting on the seawall, and a few families in the late afternoon. Lots of new...More

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poseidon9574
9 September 2018|
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Response from noswim | Reviewed this property |
Blexie tours. Nice air conditioned car and walked around old Havana. The tour was about seven hours.
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Sharon K
5 June 2018|
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Response from Julia O | Reviewed this property |
We were at the far end, at the Havana Club, which has good food & drinks but emphasis on show & music. We drove about 7 miles on the road & didn’t stop otherwise...
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Jep L
24 March 2018|
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Response from djackley | Reviewed this property |
Very historic. Mostly a walk along the water front. Frequented by Cubans for years.
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