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Amazing views

I went to the falls as part of a jeep safari tour. The jeep ride up into the mountains is really... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Manoau2002
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Moose Jaw, Canada
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the falls are beautiful and are one of the less tourist visited things you can do in the holguin... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2017
robnkim
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alberta
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“lookout tower” (3 reviews)
“easy hike” (2 reviews)
“first aid kit” (2 reviews)
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Holguin, Cuba
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to the falls as part of a jeep safari tour. The jeep ride up into the mountains is really neat and really step. The ground was a reddish color from all the minerals in the ground. The lookout area restaurant had great views...More

Thank Manoau2002
Reviewed 10 October 2017

the falls are beautiful and are one of the less tourist visited things you can do in the holguin and guardalavaca area. well worth taking the time to go there.

1  Thank robnkim
Reviewed 8 July 2017

We took a private trip from our hotel in playa pesquero, organised by our rep with one of the local taxi guys. After a long drive and a transfer to a very bouncy jeep ride up the mountain we reached this gorgeous entrance to the...More

3  Thank Nursey_panda28
Reviewed 3 July 2017

A great day off the resort with delicious lunch. Ask for Carlos or any of the great guides. The waterfalls are amazing. Definitely a highlight of the trip, and a chance to drive through the countryside to get there. Allow for the complete day, but...More

Thank Jean G
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Lovely side trip to the mountains to the beautiful waterfalls....we hiked to the bottom of the falls and enjoyed the view. Getting in the water was the best! I recommend the visit.

Thank Scot A
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Excellent guides and a lovely lunch. All in all a great day out. it is good to get away from the resorts and see the real Cuba

2  Thank kaspah123
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We are both in our 50s and did the strenuous walk. It's a tough walk down. You need good footwear on. We had trainers on. The guides are superb.They are very knowledgeable about the surroundings and wildlife. We stayed at playa pesquero which did not...More

3  Thank TEXPrestonEngland
Reviewed 31 March 2017

A beautiful falls and the highest in Cuba. There are 2-3 hiking routes to choose from, and each must be done with a local guide whom you tip at the end. They also have a restaurant and serve lunch. It's about an hour off the...More

2  Thank PierreTraveler
Reviewed 21 March 2017

There's a hike down through green foliage to the bottom of the grand waterfall. beautiful hike - watch out if you go out climbing on the wet rocks - they are slippery! And also a smaller hike to the top of the waterfall. Our guide...More

3  Thank brandonvj
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Enjoyed everything about Guayabo Falls. William was knowledgable and committed. The hikes were great. There is 1 easy hike and 1 longer, steep hike. The falls are very swimmable. There's a centralized outdoor eating area with well-seasoned, generously portioned food. William and the bartending staff...More

3  Thank lakath2017
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Julie B
27 June 2017|
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Response from Scot A |
we went through our taxi driver in Holguin....$70 round trip
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TEXPrestonEngland
23 February 2017|
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Response from LJCamby | Reviewed this property |
not sure but I went from Guardalavaca & it's about a 1.5 hr drive I think. I was with a guide & we stopped at a farm for about 20 min. I'm pretty sure there's no public transport. hook up with a local guide for the day... More
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zenek004
4 February 2017|
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Response from LJCamby | Reviewed this property |
Technically yes but it's a very rough road in parts and depending on the weather it could get very muddy & boggy. I think you may get lost without a guide.
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