Eastern Cuba Sights

We’ve compiled the best of the best in Eastern Cuba - browse our top choices for the top things to see during your stay.

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Antiguo Cuartel Moncada

  • Memorial/Monument/Tomb

If you have an interest in all things revolutionary, a visit to the Moncada Barracks is a must, because here's where it all started.

Balcón de Velázquez

  • Viewpoint/Scenic Overlook

This ceramic-tiled terrace is all that remains of a fort once used by authorities to monitor boat traffic. It's a great place to linger...

Basilica del Cobre

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

After a drive through the countryside west of Santiago you'll see the red-tile tower of La Basilica de Nuestra Señora de la Caridad...

Calle Padre Pico

  • Promenade/Boardwalk

The climb up the stone steps to this street will reward you with more than just dramatic views. It's part of the Tivoli neighborhood,...

Casa Natal de José María Heredia

  • Building/Architectural Site

This Spanish-colonial mansion was the birthplace of poet José María Heredia, who, because of his pro-independence writings, is considered...

Casa de Diego Velázquez

  • Building/Architectural Site

Constructed in 1516, this structure is reputed to be Cuba's oldest house, although many historians now doubt that claim. First or not,...

Castillo del Morro

  • Military Site

The Spanish fortress known as El Morro, south of Santiago, was constructed between 1638 and 1700 and was designed by Giovanni Antonelli,...

Catedral de Nuestra Señora de la Asunción

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

The twin towers and central dome of Santiago's Neoclassical cathedral loom over the southern edge of Parque Céspedes. Because this area...

Cementerio Santa Ifigenia

  • Cemetery

This well-kept cemetery is home to the majestic mausoleum of the great poet-patriot in the wars of independence, José Martí. The structure...

Fábrica de Ron Caney

  • Industrial Site/Mill/Factory

Cuba's oldest rum distillery, the former Bacardí family enterprise, now makes the Caney, Santiago, and Varadero brand rums. The on-site...