Also known as the Rainbow of Cuba, Soroa is located in Sierra del Rosario some 70 kms to the west of Havana. This area, for its many nature attractions has been recognized by UNESCO as Biosphere Reserve. The variety of birds and the wonderful view of the landscape make of this site an ideal one for photography lovers. This is perfect place for enjoying a day in direct contact with the natural world.
Departure at 9:00 AM.
Arrival to Soroa at around 10:30.
Visit to the Orchid nursery Soroa botanical garden with more than 25 000 orchid species from different parts of the world, including around 100 Cuban species. The garden also has 6 000 species of other ornamental plants, trees, and flowers that represent the national flora of several countries. The orchid nursery garden was founded in 1943 by a rich Spanish lawyer to honors his daughter. The beautiful house of the family (currently a museum), still keeps its original furniture and decoration.
Visit to the view point of Soroa. You will be able to enjoy a lovely view of the Sierra del Rosario.
Lunch (not included in the price of the excursion)
Walk and bath time in the Soroa Waterfall. This waterfall, with around 22 meters, is known as the Cuban Rainbow. You can enjoy a refreshing bath in the natural pond down the waterfall.
Return to Havana.
Price: CUC 130.00