Where is Varadero?
Varadero is a Cuban city located on the peninsula of Hicacos, 130 km from Havana, the part of Cuba closest to the United States. Varadero, with a population of 27,100, is bordered on the north by the Straits of Florida. Tourism in the town of Varadero is one of its main sources of revenue, since its spectacular beaches and climate makes it an ideal Caribbean destination any time of the year.
What does a stay in Varadero have to offer?
- Sun and beach in Varadero. Surely what is best known in Varadero are its over 20 km of beautiful beaches that do not disappoint visitors when they step on the sand or take a nice swim in the warm, transparent water. In addition, you can swim out quite away from the shore before the water is over your head. The beaches of Varadero are fully equipped with hammocks, umbrellas and palapas for perfect days in the sun.
- Scuba diving in Cuba. The range of sports for visitors to choose from in Varadero is extensive. One of the most noteworthy is scuba diving since Varadero has 23 areas suitable for this sport to observe all kinds of fish and shellfish. But the sports options do not end there, because it is also possible to go horseback riding, cycling, surfing, water skiing, sail boating, catamaran sailing, parasailing, or to play tennis or golf on a field of 63 hectares.
- Cuban Art and Culture. Varadero also means art and culture. A lot of effort has gone into opening art galleries and museums. These include, for example, the Ediciones Vigia studio, a uniquely Cuban publishing house, or the Fund of Cultural Assets where different local artists exhibit their works. All these places are open to visitors so they can admire the local culture.
- Festivals in Varadero. Fun in Varadero is guaranteed every day of the year. Restaurants and bars in the area organize live performances of popular music and discos in Varadero open their doors every night for visitors to dance to the best music.
Are you interested in IBEROSTAR Hotels & Resorts for your visit to Varadero?
IBEROSTAR Hotels & Resorts has 4 hotels in Varadero. These are 4- and 5-star complexes with the option of an All-Inclusive regimen and are located right on the beach. These All-Inclusive hotels in Varadero take care of every detail: the rooms are comfortable and luxurious, it has a full and varied gastronomy service to suit all tastes, and the range of entertainment and sports offers guests exciting days. They are the perfect choice for families or couples to enjoy a tranquil and fun visit to Cuba.