Cementerio Santa Ifigenia, Santiago de Cuba

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Cemetery
Pay your respects to the Cuban national hero Jose Marti and other prominent historical figures at Cementerio Santa Ifigenia. The large granite and marble tombs grab your attention in the thoughfully laid-out grounds, including a towering 24 m (79 ft) mausoleum holding the ashes of Marti. Hire a guide to walk you through the history of some of the illustrious people laid to rest here. Note the fee for taking photos. Use our Santiago de Cuba itinerary planner to arrange your visit to Cementerio Santa Ifigenia and other attractions in Santiago de Cuba.
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  • This is a very large cemetery in which only people from Santiago de Cuba can be buried. The main graves are those of Jose Marti, Fidel Castro and the Bacardi Family. Jose Marti has a very grand mausol...  more »
  • Here, but see the heyday there has been once. Otherwise, there is not much to follow in Santiago
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  • Many flowers brought by many people of all ages who here make a tribute heard at major personalities of independence and of the Cuban revolution. Simple grave of Fidel Castro, José Martí mausoleum sober. There is also the pyramid of Bacardi.
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  • Unforgettable national monument of Cuba! They offer an excellent guided tour! This place hosts the remains of the main figures of Cuban history: Carlos Manuel De Céspedes, José Martí, Emilio Bacardí, Tomás Estrada Palma, Compay Segundo, Frank country Garcia, Fidel Castro, etc.
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  • Absolutely worth seeing!
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  • This place is bad in that direction
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