Guamá Tradicional

Description

A north to south drive through Matanzas province across beautiful landscapes citrus crops and sugar cane fields. Stop at Fiesta Campesina, an estate that is used as a rest area and has an interesting exhibit of Cuban flora and fauna. The road continues into the Parque Ciénaga de Zapata; a little farther along you come to La Boca.

Arrival to Montemar National Park, proposed as a biosphere reservoir by UNESCO. Visit to the largest crocodile nursery of the island. A launch will take you from La Boca to La Laguna del Tesoro. The route passes along a channel cut through the vegetation. Once you have crossed the lagoon, the launch takes you to the Guama Tourist Center. Built in imitation of a Taino Indian village; in one there is a sequence of 25 life-size sculptures

depicting the daily activities of the indigenous people. Typical Cuban lunch in a local restaurant. Continuing to Playa Larga beach and Bay of Pigs, which are outstanding historical places. Free time to enjoy the beach on the Caribbean Sea.

Destination

Cienaga de Zapata and Montemar Natural Park

Departure time

08:00:00

Return time

04:00:00

Valid

2012-12-31

Activity

Sailing, Safaris & Eco/Nature

Wardrobe

Casual wear

Duration

10 hrs

Frecuency

Daily

Itinerary

Guama – Playa Larga