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Hill of the Cross (Loma de la Cruz)

Holguin, Cuba
+53 5 4035564
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We enjoyed the site seeing of the hill top especially in the evening with all the lights of the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Lauralou675
via mobile
Amazing views

Went to the top with our private Cuban driver who explained where different places in Holguin... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
brendahancock10
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Holguin, Cuba
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"climb the stairs"
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"great view of the city"
in 15 reviews
"worth the climb"
in 11 reviews
"holguin city"
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"entire city"
in 9 reviews
"surrounding countryside"
in 9 reviews
"cigar factory"
in 12 reviews
"old lady"
in 6 reviews
"highest point"
in 5 reviews
"bus tour"
in 5 reviews
"for sale"
in 6 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 15 reviews
"bottle of water"
in 5 reviews
"day trip"
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"an excursion"
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"taxi"
in 38 reviews
"tower"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed the site seeing of the hill top especially in the evening with all the lights of the city... though the night club I wouldn’t do again

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to the top with our private Cuban driver who explained where different places in Holguin were.Also explained where the far distance places were too.There are people who will hassle you if you engage with them so best just say no thanks and please let...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The view of Holguin is incredible from the Cross, although we only paid a short visit as it was raining quite hard.

Thank Julie B
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

As part of a Farewell tour from our resort in Guardalaca it included a meal at this restaurant. It is beautifully situated adjacent The Hill of the Cross. The building itself is good looking and the presentation of the restaurant is good. The service was...More

Thank BobbyD65
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Very beautiful place to see we took a taxi didn't go up stairs ,there are a lot,but you can drive right up to top enjoy the scenery .there is small area to have cold drink , bathrooms,and small market as well . great view of...More

Thank Eunice M
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Reviewed 5 May 2018

I believe we were told by our tour guide there are 458 stairs from bottom to the top. I was not interested in doing them however a few of my family members were champs and did it. Hill of the Cross was included in our...More

Thank Alicia K
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

We visiting the Hill of the Cross as part of out Sunwing Farewell Tour - it was great. Fantastic view of the city!

Thank Jennifer S
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

Hired a driver to take us into town from the resort. Trip was in a 1953 Pontiac. The fellow spoke English well & was keen share the history of the buildings & answer our questions. Really not too much to see but the trip was...More

1  Thank Rosemary D
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

If you take the bus from your hotel ask the bus driver to drive you to the Cross and make sure you park at the top of the hill. Too many steps to climb.

Thank Rockon99
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

The tour guide gave us a history of the place and how the Pope went there to bless the city quite an amazing view

Thank Elsa L
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LK55
18 February 2018|
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Response from YULTravellers | Reviewed this property |
upstairs no don't expect anything fancy, water beer and pops!
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Luba K
31 December 2016|
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Response from CaminoTraveller | Reviewed this property |
3 CUC 5 CUC round-trip if you take a regular taxi (no máquina oldtimer taxi) from Parque Calixto Garcia Recommend to walk along Maceo to the end and walk up to the cross Especially for sunset A lot of Holguineros do their... More
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319NicolaS
1 June 2016|
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Response from Selva S | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure may be 15peso for a person we toot a taxi for the day and a guide with it and they took as to three places and cost family of five 100 peso and we have amazing time for the day .
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