Top things to do in Gran Parque Nacional Sierra Maestra

Top Choice Landmark in Gran Parque Nacional Sierra Maestra

Comandancia de la Plata

Topping a crenellated mountain ridge amid thick cloud forest, this pioneering camp was established by Fidel Castro in 1958 after a year on the run in the Sierra Maestra. Well camouflaged and remote, the rebel HQ was…
Top Choice Village in Gran Parque Nacional Sierra Maestra

Santo Domingo

This tiny village nestles in a deep green valley beside the deliciously clean Río Yara. Communally it provides a wonderful slice of peaceful Cuban campesino life that has carried on pretty much unchanged since Fidel…
National Park in Gran Parque Nacional Sierra Maestra

Gran Parque Nacional Sierra Maestra

Guides are required to travel within the park.
Landmark in Gran Parque Nacional Sierra Maestra

Alto del Naranjo

All trips into the park begin at the end of the near-vertical, corrugated-concrete access road at Alto del Naranjo (after Villa Santo Domingo the road gains 750 vertical meters in less than 5km). To get there, it's …