Legalized under Raúl Castro’s reforms, the chicos who gallop around Park Lenin’s northeast entrance on horseback offer their mounts for...
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Parque Zoológico Nacional
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Once celebrated for its architecture (a modernist structure that incorporates the ruins of an old sugar mill), Las Ruinas is now, like...
Centro Ecuestre information
The stables in the northwestern corner of Parque Lenin are run by environmental agency, Flora y Fauna. At the time of writing they were offering all-day horseback riding lessons at their equestrian center for CUC$45. For more casual rides through the park, you'll have to use the boys who gather at the park entrance.