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This is a truly Cuban paradise

We hire a Jeep in Baracoa to go to Yumuri. The road to this place is a beautiful landscape all the... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2017
LourdesHavana1913
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Habana
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This place is as beautiful as it is remote and largely 'untouristed'. As a traveller, it's the... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
spana26
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Australia
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Reviewed 8 February 2017

Don't go to Cuba without going to Baracoa. It is so beautiful and so different from Havana. Once in Baracoa, the only way to see the sites is to hire alberthehiker as your local tour guide. My friend and I were supposed to hike to...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2018

join with alber as guide but since i'm hurt my legs so that cancelled original plan to hike Alejandro de Humboldt National Park but visit this instead. the river just so so but cocoa farm & the road also near around beach etc....also beautiful. thanks...More

Thank iamface
Reviewed 22 November 2017

We hire a Jeep in Baracoa to go to Yumuri. The road to this place is a beautiful landscape all the way. Once we arrived, we took a boat through the river and arrived into paradise. Nature lovers must go here

1  Thank LourdesHavana1913
Reviewed 23 September 2017

This place is as beautiful as it is remote and largely 'untouristed'. As a traveller, it's the kind of place you can only dream of finding. My partner and I ended up there purely by fate. We had a rental car and as is the...More

Thank spana26
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Jose Angel Delfino (joseguia@nauta.cu, baracoaweb.com, +53 54255819, +53 21641367) is the best guide you can hire for this excursion or for any other excursion when in Baracoa. He speaks very good English, is very knowledgeable, didactic, professional and entertained. A very interesting person to meet...More

1  Thank ERomero13
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Don't go to Cuba without going to Baracoa. It is so beautiful and so different from Havana. Once in Baracoa, the only way to see the sites is to hire alberthehiker as your local tour guide. My friend and I were supposed to hike to...More

2  Thank Veronica C
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Alber the Hiker is highly likely the very best guide you will find in Baracoa! He took us on an amazing excursion to the Yumurri river where we went swimming on a beautiful spot and did some cliff jumping. On our way there he showed...More

Thank Diederik W
Reviewed 9 March 2016

There's a group of hustlers etc. waiting for you when you arrive at bridge of Rio Yumuri but try to find Joel (ask him) if you want a reliable and well english-speaking guide. He took us to the trip along the river and found us...More

Thank Eero_FI
Reviewed 30 August 2015

I won't say the river is cold, but anything cooler than the July air temperatures in Guantanamo Prvince felt good. This is a very scenic canyon. It reminds me of West Virginia.

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