El Morro, Havana

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Explore the 16th-century fortified castle at El Morro. Built to protect Havana's harbor from ongoing raids, the site now affords visitors wonderful views of the city, especially at sundown. If you’re interested in history, you'll enjoy your walk around the fortress. However, you'll be exposed to the elements during much of your stroll, so check the weather before you visit. Pop into the onsite maritime museum for accounts of epic sieges, then consider climbing up the lighthouse for a small extra charge. See El Morro and all Havana has to offer by arranging your trip with our Havana day trip tool .
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  • October 2, 2017
    The cannon shot ceremony, declared world heritage by unesco is held at 9 in the evening
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  • September 29, 2017
    Super mega recommended. An attraction is bounded and which takes place every night at 9. Arrive early! They will enjoy.
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  • September 27, 2017
    Worth a visit. Save time to explore and take pictures. There are vendors trying to sell you items but they are easy to avoid if you aren't interested.  more »

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