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Varadero is Cuba's tourist mecca,
a privileged and exotic natural environment. Varadero is the best place for holidays and beach fun.
Nowadays most tourists come from Canada and Europe, Varadero peninsula has over 22 km of white sandy beaches, and is like heaven for sun worshipping tourists.
If all you want is sun, sand and sea, then Varadero is just for you. Our agent will help you find the best vacation package and hotel.
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Varadero offer deluxe & budgets resorts. Most of the deluxe hotels sit over their own private beaches. Water sports abound, snorkeling andscuba diving.
Semi-nude sunbathingis tolerated at Varadero, topless bathing is common among european visitors.
There are also some good discos, bars and clubs include The Eclipse, LaBamba Habana Cafe, La Patana.
Varadero is the largest resorts complex in the Caribbean, national tourists started to coming here in 1872, but the international development didn't begin until 1930's when the US chemical millionaire Irenee Dupont Nemours built a large estate on the peninsula.
This former elitist resort, 34 km east of Matanzas and 140 km east of Havana, is fronted by a stunning white sandy beach which, is bathed by the warm waters of the Gulf Stream. Flocks of egrets and occasional pelicans fly by, skimming over a sea of stunning blue.
The resort occupies a narrow peninsula centered on a Cuban town, has a small population.
There are lots of exiting tours and sightseeing's. Josone Park, in the center of Varadero, is a nature area with restaurants and cultural events which can be toured by horse and carriage from resort hotels. There is also a dolphin aquarium with shows. Evening entertainment at the hotels is high quality, with plenty of traditional Cuban music and dancing. Cuba Libre cocktail made from local rum and famous Cuban drink Mochito.
Among excursions from Varadero are a Jungle Tour on jet skis through the waterways, a submarine trip to the offshore reefs, a boat trip on the Canimar River, helicopter trip to the Yumuri Valley and the nearby Bellamar Caves. Amongst these are the Cueva de San Ambrosio, with its cave art; the Cuevas de Musulmanes.
The Varadero region offers visitors a wide range of choices: ecotourism, scuba diving, fishing, birds watching, cultural tourism. Take a day trip to Havana just 140 km away from Varadero.
Visit Yumuri Valley, this is most impressive valley in Cuba, surpassed only by Vinales, located at the east of the Havana-Matanzas mountain 8 km in diameter.
Bellamar Cave, located at the exit of Matanzas city, is considered to be one of the wonders
of Cuban geography. Famous for its karstic crystals, stalactites and stalagmites.
Explored area of the cave is 3 km long, while its deepest part descends to 48 meters.
Daytrip flights also operate to Trinidad, Unesco World Heritage Site on the south coast with perfectly preserved colonial houses and streets.
Strictly speaking, Varadero is the name of the beach area. It lies on the north, ocean-facing side of a 20 km-long peninsula called Punta Hicacos actually a slender island, which encloses Cardenas Bay and is separated from the mainland by a hairline inlet, Laguna de Paso Malo.
The peninsula is only 1.2 km at its widest point. It slopes to the northeast, where its tip "Hicacos Pointis" the northernmost point of Cuba. Varadero beach is virtually unbroken 12 km long swath that widens and improves eastward then breaks up into smaller beaches.
There are lots of natural wonders to explore; one of them is 500 years old Cactus Patriarch
Varadero's most exiting tour, full-day, half-day or sunset sail cruises from Chapelin Marina, located almost at the end of the peninsula, take a one day trip on modern catamaran to magnificent Cayo Blanco. Explore beautiful beaches of the Group of Cayos Blancos islands truly magnificent unspoiled Caribbean wildness, enjoy coral reef snorkeling.
Resort is ideal Caribbean vacation place for a combining of beach and nightlife.
Wide vriaty of options to do during the day, excursions in submarines, scuba diving, parachute jumps, dolphin shows and golf. All the attractions brings its unique vacation excellence to one of the Caribbean's most famous beaches.