Valle de Vinales, Vinales

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#1 of 33 in Nature in Cuba
Inscribed on the World Heritage List, Valle de Vinales remains the agricultural heart of Cuba, known particularly for its unusual rocky outcrops. Surrounded by mountains, this limestone karst valley contains many tobacco plantations thriving in a landscape filled with endemic plant and animal species. The area ensures outstanding opportunities for horseback riding, hiking, and climbing the impressive cliffs rising from the bottom of the valley floor. If visiting with a tour company, make sure your excursion includes a meal at a local tobacco plantation and an exploration of the caves dotting the surrounding hillsides. Using our international travel planner, Vinales attractions like Valle de Vinales can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • It is one of the sites of nature more beautiful in Cuba. Its rounded rock formations are unique in the world. The scenery is spectacular. There grows the best Cuban cigars.
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  • Beautiful city. Recommend to visit it and stopping to sleep and to eat at Casa Josefina. If interested in hiking Josefina advise you.
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  • If you visit Cuba then you should take the time to travel here. There is a lot of history in this Valley. The scenery is beautiful. I would recommend hiring a old car taxi and driving here to take in ...  more »

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