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Loma del Capiro

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Santa Clara, Cuba
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Great view of the city

I took a taxi collectivo all the way to the steps. The view was great, you could see so much and so... read more

Reviewed January 3, 2018
Line B
Best view of the city

My kids had a blast running up the mountin. I was able to take great camera shots on top of the... read more

Reviewed December 7, 2017
Raul G
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Reviewed January 3, 2018

I took a taxi collectivo all the way to the steps. The view was great, you could see so much and so far.

Thank Line B
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Reviewed December 7, 2017

My kids had a blast running up the mountin. I was able to take great camera shots on top of the hill.

Thank Raul G
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Reviewed September 12, 2017

This was probably our favorite thing we did in Santa Clara. It's walkable from town if you're up for a hot and sweaty hike. Elevation gain though isn't too bad so it's very manageable if you're of decent physical status. The turn off is about...More

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Reviewed September 2, 2017

Very nice view! El Mirador de la Ciudad, if you want to see the City from another perspectivce, you can for a walk and have a look.

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Reviewed July 1, 2017

We stayed ten days in Santa Clara and the Loma del Capiro was the go-to place for us when we needed to take a walk and find some green space near town. The neighborhood around the Loma is less urban, more like a village, and...More

Thank mzank
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Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

It's a bit step climb indeed especially when it's hot and humid but can have great view of Santa Clara so it's definitely worth it!

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Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

....from the viewpoint after a strenuous climb up about 200 wonky pavers. There is no shade up there so took a few snaps and back down we went to the halfway point where the shades trees start. We hired a Bicci to take us from...More

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Reviewed January 9, 2017

You can walk up here from the city center (it is more or less an hour walk). Views are nice and the walk feels like exploring the 'real' cuban life. Really nice bar at the righthandsite when you walk from the train to the city...More

Thank marijkeverhasselt
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Reviewed November 23, 2016

It's quite a long walk to the top of the hill. And if it is very warm it's quite exhausting to go up. But the view is great. You have a very good overview of Santa Clara. So it's clear why the guerillas were on...More

Thank travellingsylvie
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Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

Our guide took us there as it was a place used by Che Guevara as a command center at the battle of Santa Clara during the Cuban revolution. What he didn't mention was that to get there you had to climb up over 200 stairs...More

Thank Karen S
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