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Exciting views from the top of an amazing rock!

I have been to Gran Piedra many times, leading bird observation groups. It is a unique place in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Soledad A
Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
Great place for an outing near Santiago

You need to rent a car or or hire a cab to get there but it's worth it. Hiking up the four hundred... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Vagamon, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to Gran Piedra many times, leading bird observation groups. It is a unique place in Cuba. You will want to be fit to climb the rock, though it is easy to climb, just tiring if you are not in shape. Well worth...More

Thank Soledad A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You need to rent a car or or hire a cab to get there but it's worth it. Hiking up the four hundred steps to the great rock is not too onerous and you will be rewarded by a lovely view around the lush green...More

Thank mzank
Reviewed 23 May 2017

If you go to Santiago de Cuba this visit is a must. Please dont hesitate. The best time to visit La Piedra is early in the morning. There are 400 steps to climb up so take your time and a bottle of water. Lot of...More

1  Thank LoveChichi
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Beautiful views, steep road but safe and any car with good motor can do it. Not advisable for weaker motorcycles.Enjoyed the cool breeze on top and the lunch was OK with clean bathroom and water. Jajaja.

Thank geripal1656
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Guided jeep tour with amazing sights, On the way up to The Rock, we made a stop at an automotive museum with some classic cars. Very interesting, Next we stopped at a museum and learned the way of the slave era and how they made...More

1  Thank Lisa110610
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We paid 90 CUCs for a Cubatour trip . We could have gone for less with one of the local touts but we would not have had the pleasure of a Cuban professor of English who now found it paid better to be a state...More

Thank Wade H
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

I don't like Santiago de Cuba that much. I thought locals would be a bit nicer and they weren't. The city is not that beautiful and the service in the places I went to were awful. Even though I didn't like Santiago at all they...More

Thank Cecilia A
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

You need a good car to go, special gasoline and adventure heart. La Gran Piedra is located at 1230 meters above the sea. There is a nice hotel there, not wifi but there is Internet access, nice mobile connection, 524 steps from the hotel to...More

Thank Alfredo A
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We will never forget this outing as our agent booked a lovely charming driver, but his car was so old, it kept smoking and stopping and he kept pouring water on the engine to cool it off! Beware to take a proper taxi or jeep...More

Thank Diane Z
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We tied this in with a trip to another nearby park and although we had poor weather it was still a nice walk to the top and over to the coffee plantation. Our driver had an old car with the original motor and made it...More

Thank joleema
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28 September 2015|
Response from afagundes | Reviewed this property |
you are right Kaz, thanks for clarifying it Have a wonderful day