Northwest of Baracoa attractions

Top Choice Mountain in Northwest of Baracoa

El Yunque

Baracoa's rite of passage is the 8km (up and down) hike to the top of this moody, mysterious mountain. Views from the summit (575m) and the flora and birdlife along the way are stupendous. Bank on seeing tocororo (C…
River in Northwest of Baracoa

Río Toa

Ten kilometers northwest of Baracoa, the Toa is the third-longest river on the north coast of Cuba and the country's most voluminous. It's also an important bird and plant habitat. Cocoa trees and ubiquitous coconut…
Farm in Northwest of Baracoa

Finca Duaba

Five kilometers out of Baracoa on the road to Moa and then 1km inland, Finca Duaba offers a fleeting taste of the Baracoan countryside. It's a verdant farm surrounded with profuse tropical plants and embellished wit…
Beach in Northwest of Baracoa

Playa Maguana

There's some magic in this relatively undeveloped Caribbean beach where fun-seeking Cubans roll up in their vintage American cars and haul their prized music boxes out of the boot. Beyond a food shack there's little…