Villa Clara Province
Hotels in Villa Clara.
The province of Villa Clara is an excellent condition of beaches, all possibilities for diving and the huge hotel infrastructure are harmoniously combined with the environment.
Villa Clara is also home to the colonies of flamingos and iguanas. The highest point in the province is Alturas, 464 m above sea level. There are many lakes here, which attract fans of fishing and sports.
The most important tourist destinations of the province are Key Santa Maria, Key Las Brujas and Key Ensenachos.
Only 8 km. From the town of Remedios begins a narrow path of stones that connects the coast of Villa Clara with one of the most beautiful coral reefs.
Key Ensenachos occupies a total area of just over 2 square kilometers and is the smallest of the three islets of the region.
Key Ensenacios is located in the zone of the largest tourist potential of Cuba, with carefully planned infrastructure, the development program of which was created with great attention to the natural environment. The northern islets of the province of Villa Clara form part of the BuenaVista biosphere reserve, which is under the protection of UNESCO. It contains a variety of ecosystems that include mangroves, coral reefs, active sand dunes, springs and reproductive areas for water birds.
Key Las Brujas, belonging to the archipelago of islands known collectively as the "Northern Isles of Villa Clara", is one of the most beautiful in the geography of Cuba. Pristine white beaches with fine white sand in combination with magnificent coral reefs make Key Las Brujas especially attractive for tourists.
Key Las Brujas has its own delightful coral reef - an excellent place for diving and windsurfing. The coral reef, stretching for several kilometers, is replete with the underwater fauna. It is the second wide after the Australian.
Key Santa Maria is part of the Jardines del Rey (Garden’s King) archipelago located in the protected ecosystem of the Bay of Buenavista (UNESCO).
The most impressive on Key Santa Maria, however, remain its snow-white beaches, with a length of more than 10 km and warm waters of all shades of blue. The island is well-developed tourist industry.
Elguea is 136 km northeast of Santa Clara and is a recreation center. The waters here have healing power and a rejuvenating effect. The main reason for this is the high content of minerals, including chlorine, bromine and sodium salts, which contribute to overall improvement in health and quality of life. This water is useful for relaxation, stress relief, with problems of respiratory, circulatory, nervous systems.
Fans of eco-tourism are recommended to Hanabanilla. It is a nature reserve with an area of 36 square kilometers, in which there is a unique artificial lake.
There are many places in Cuba where you can catch trout, but the artificial pond of Hanabanilla is especially appreciated by fishermen.
Founded on July 15, 1689 by the inhabitants of Remedios, resettled for pirate raids farther from the coast, Santa Clara for several centuries was the capital of the province of Las Villas, which included the modern provinces of Cienfuegos, Sancti Spiritus and Villa Clara.
The city of Santa Clara glorified an important historical event: it was here in 1958 that the last battle of guerrilla war took place, which marked the end of the dictatorship of Batista. Today, Santa Clara is called the "capital of heroic guerrilla." There are many interesting sights in this busy city. You will also be able to visit the Mausoleum-Memorial of Commander Ernesto Che Guevara.
The city of Remedios was founded between 1513 and 1524 years. It is one of the oldest settlements in the region and can be deservedly considered the guardian of ancient traditions and legends. In 1980, the city center Remedios was declared a national monument of Cuba.
The main of the city's main attractions is its architecture. Many ancient buildings are preserved here. It is also worth noting that Remedios is the only city in Cuba with two cathedrals on the main square.
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