Cementerio Santa Ifigenia, Santiago de Cuba

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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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  • Nous avons fait un merveilleux voyage à la recherche de nos racines nous avons fermer la boucle et nous sommes fières que notre grand père a fortement contribué à la culture du ballet Cubain,merci à s...  more »
  • Sehr eindrucksvoller Friedhof. Eng gedrängt sind hier die, meist aus weißem Marmor bestehenden Begräbnisstätten der reichen Familien von Santiago de Cuba. Auch Fidel Castro liegt hier begraben. Sein G...  more »
  • Visitamos el cementerio para despedir al Comandante. Fue realmente muy emotivo poder compartir con los cubanos y extranjeros presentes un saludo para Fidel. Tuvimos oportunidad de presenciar el cambio...  more »
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  • The burial place of famous and well-known as Marty whose mummified body was buried here
  • Memorial / Cemetery - worth a visit, including graves of Bacardi and various personalities, daily honor parade of Cuban military
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  • Interesting and beautiful cemetery. The main object of the mausoleum. Worth seeing the changing of the guard.
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