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Part of our tour package by in Cuba.

Enjoyed an entertaining history lesson in a great setting. We were served an excellent meal and... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
Bruce P
Essex, Canada
Interesting tour of reconstructed Arawak settlement

The organized tour from the nearby resorts was enjoyable and informative. Tour guide Felix told us... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
Kingston, Canada
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

We visit Campina Taina as part of out package tour. The visit started with the tour and explination of the Indian cemetary which was quite fascinating. We then toured the "village". The glimpse into how the Indians lived was quite interesting. The ceremony at the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 13 November 2018

Our tour guide Rafael from Gaviota tours Holguin did an excellent job. There is only 2 couples (one from Quebec & we are from Toronto). He speaks fluent French and English with loads of information. It's good to discover Cuba and see how they used...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Got the open top bus to hear and had very relaxed couple of hours seeing the place and sitting looking at the wonderful views with a mojito. Well worthwhile.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

Enjoyed an entertaining history lesson in a great setting. We were served an excellent meal and really enjoyed ourselves.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Bruce P
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyable!didn't stop laughing due to entertainment!I ended up becoming part of the entertainment but thoroughly enjoyed the experience!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Helen J
Reviewed 30 August 2018

My mom loved this excursion! Learned about theway Cuban people live and some history too! There was a coffee farm tht we visited and had a wonderful lunch!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Taramiske
Reviewed 18 August 2018

The organized tour from the nearby resorts was enjoyable and informative. Tour guide Felix told us about Arawak lifestyle and customs. The locals did reenactments of rituals, healing ceremony, and dance and song routines. Its a good experience to send home the fact that Cuba...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank El-hombre-sincero
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Though I do not like the village with humans standing around so I, the tourist, can see what the indigenous folks and their lives were like prior to the oppressors coming to take over - the people on the island and the Taino villagers feel...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kate P
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Cannot say too much or I would ruin your surprise. If a bit of nudity does not offend you, you have to go. It was very informative and entertaining to visit Campina Taina. Well worth the money.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 05Mary57
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

This place is worth a visit. Lovely scenery and if you remember take some food for the locals. Check the days you are going as it's not open every day

Date of experience: December 2017
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Terrence M
8 November 2018|
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Response from 05Mary57 | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe so. I believe the school trip was combined with a trip to a Cuban farm.