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Address: Centro Habana, Havana, Cuba
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It's just a seawall, but wow!

Famous seawall looking north 89 miles to Key West Florida. The big hang out place of Havana. Great at sunset time.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed today
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Playa del Carmen
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

Famous seawall looking north 89 miles to Key West Florida. The big hang out place of Havana. Great at sunset time.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I was expecting people walking, soft drink sellers, kids playing, and so on. Most of our time in the neighborhood however, the Malecon was fairly deserted. The best way to enjoy it is riding an old US convertible, late in the warm evening.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had the pleasure of staying in a casa particular on the Malecón during a storm. Very exciting - the waves breaking over the sea wall.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you have the time, walking the full length of the Malecon starting in Vedado is both visually beautiful and an introduction into Cuba. While the average Cuban has more important life challenges to occupy his/her time, it is a visitors dream to learn a city through its art, monuments and streets. The ocean sound and smell is intoxicationg. Dress... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I went to the Malecon several times when I was in Havana and it was my favorite place to go. You see all the classic cars driving by and get a nice ocean breeze.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

anyone going to Cuba MUST visit the Malecon, old, fun, quirky, FREE, great walk along the sea, see people fishing, children diving, lots of fun!

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Depending on the wind, this walk can be warm or cool, wet or dry! A gorgeous view of Havana! A safe place to walk, day or night!

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Athens, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

El Malecon is one of the most fascinating promenades you will have been to. Having the buildings on your left and the sea on your right as you walk from Havana vieja to the Hotel Nacional is a walk you should not miss. It is romantic, it is sweet, it's full of history. If the sea is wild and the... More 

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O'Fallon, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a great place for a walk along the water while people and car watching. The old US cars are in great shape and great photo ops. Watch out for the waves that crash over the wall. I saw several people that got a wee bit wet.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Malecon holds a very special place in the hearts of Cubans. Walk along it in both the day and night for 2 different experiences. Bar and restaurants a plenty as you walk along

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