Information about Baracoa
Baracoa is located in the province of Guantanamo, Cuba. This ancient city was founded between 1511 and 1512, and it has much history to offer the visitor. Baracoa a beautiful, tranquil place, surrounded by beautiful mountains, rivers and plant life. The impressive 575-metre high table mountain of Yunque ("Anvil") offers a unique view. Rivers such as the Toa and the Saltadero create a breathtaking collection of small waterfalls that give the area something different. Accessing Baracoa can be a unique experience when going along the winding road of La Farola, an attraction by itself that runs through mountains and bridges. The city has a rich history that goes back to the colonial period. The visitor can see this in the famous La Parra Cross, the colonial forts of El Castillo and La Punta, and the towers of Joa and El Cementerio. The perfect union of history and beauty awaits you in Baracoa!
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