We use our own and third party cookies to improve your experience and our services. If you continue, we consider that you accept their use. You can get more information on our website at cookies policy[Open in a new window].

Close

The Sierra Maestra (Granma and Santiago de Cuba)

An idyllic tropical rainforest with several gems worth visiting.

Add to my guide

The Sierra Maestra (Granma and Santiago de Cuba)

A very special mountain range.

The Sierra Maestra covers the eastern provinces of Granma and Santiago de Cuba, making it the most important mountain range on the island. Its highest point is the Pico Real del Turquino, which rises almost 6500 feet above sea level. It's true that this elevation is not excessively high, but in its interior lays several exotic gems that you'll only find on the island. A visit here is geared toward adventure travelers, with wonders such as the waterfall at the Brazo de Buey River, which makes it an idyllic place to see a river flow into a natural awe-inspiring lake. You'll also find the so-called Gran Piedra. Its name means the great rock, and just as its name implies, we're talking about a giant rock that has become one of the most spectacular observation towers on the island and is a protected natural landscape.



Your customised guide

Add files to start to configure your guide

Book your flight to Cuba
Consult prices and dates

10 tips to keep your hand baggage

Find out what type of packs are considered hand baggage and how to can change them so that they can go in the cabin with you during the flight.

Free download