Shopping

Cigars in Pinar del Río

Casa del Habano

Opposite the Fábrica de Tabacos Francisco Donatien tobacco factory, this store is one of the better outlets of this popular government cigar chain, with a patio bar, an air-conditioned shop and a smoking room.
Arts & Crafts in Pinar del Río

La Casa del Ron

Near the Fábrica de Tabacos Francisco Donatien, sells souvenirs, CDs and T-shirts, plus plenty of the strong stuff.
Arts & Crafts in Viñales

Mercado de Artesanía

This private-enterprise market sells Cuba-themed arts and crafts and sets up in Calle Joaquin Pérez every day.
Books in Pinar del Río

Todo Libro Internacional

Selection of maps, books and office supplies next door to the Cubanacán office.
Cigars in Viñales

La Casa del Veguero

Cigars straight from the fields plus a good selection of books and souvenirs.
Cigars in Viñales

Los Vegueros

A hot selection of cigars – with a roller often in residence – and rum too.
Arts & Crafts in Pinar del Río

Fondo Cubano de Bienes Cultural

The most interesting selection of regional handicrafts, although revenue goes almost exclusively to the government rather than the makers themselves.