Holguin Overview

On your visit to Cuba, a visit to the province of Holguin is practically required. This is an area noted for its colorful flora and fauna, turquoise Caribbean sea, beaches and a vibrant capital with the same name. The city of Olguin is rich in tradition and history, as well as being home to many cultural events and fairs such as May Festival and the annual festival of Latin American Culture. Enjoy a little of both worlds in this attractive region offering a good choice for everyone. Cuba's personality is reflected in each of the attractions of Olguin, come to experience it!


Some of the most popular beaches in Holguin are Guardalavaca, Esmeralda, Pesquero and Don Lino. All these have hotels and restaurants typical of the region, as well as fun activities for the whole family. Like other locations on the island of Cuba, the beaches of this destination are simply awesome being surrounded by the intense green of the vegetation, white sandy tones and the distinctive turquoise Caribbean Sea. It was in this area of Cuba, where Christopher Columbus landed in 1492 and was fascinated by its beauty. You can also discover the Cuban nature in landscapes and natural parks in Holguin. 

Things to do in Holguin

We invite you to discover both sides of Holguin, detailed culture and natural attractions. The city is a tourist spot where museums, parks and festivals are common. Here also are some of the finest restaurants throughout the island, do not miss the opportunity to enjoy the distinctive Cuban food with a refreshing Mojito. And don’t forget other attractions such as the Bahia de Naranjo Park, Cayo Saetia or hiking in Pines of Mayari. Meet and enjoy every one of the options in Holguin, Cuba!

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