Below is our list of special venues and sites of interest in and around Havana that we frequent often and highly recommend. You can search for them on the web to get further details.

MUSIC-DANCE PERFORMANCE VENUES
Folklore
• UNEAC - rumba
• Callejon De Hammel - rumba
• El Gran Palenque - folkloric dance
• Palacio de la Rumba - traditional Cuban music and dance

Popular Music-Dance
• Fabrica Del Arte - art galleries, cafes, music-dance performances, movies
• Teatro Mella - dance shows, plays, music performances
• Tropicana and Parisien Cabarets - exotic Cuban dance reviews
• Egrem Patio - traditional orchestras
• Various small music clubs featuring Cuban fusion and popular music
• Jazz Cafe - jazz bands

Dance Clubs-Venues
• Restaurant 1830 - salsa dancing in the open air
• Casas de la Musica - top Cuban salsa bands
• Hotel Florida - nightly dancing to recorded music

MUSEUMS - ART
• National Museum of Fine Arts - the largest collection of Cuban paintings and plastic art
• National Museum of Decorative Arts - European and Asian applied arts, ceramics, china wares, furniture, paintings and sculptures of the 19th and 20th century
• Museum of the Revolution - the Presidential Palace for 40 years. Now the museum of the Cuban Revolution
• Museum of Havana City - collections that illustrate the historical background of the city since it was founded up to the present times
• Casa de Africa - African culture museum
• Fusterlandia - ceramic sculpture complex of José Fuster
• Local artist studios

HISTORIC SITES
• El Moro fortress - Spanish military complex
• Ernest Hemingway's house-museum "Finca Vigia"
• Havana Vieja

NATURE
• Playa Del Este beaches
• Gran Parque Metropolitano
• Botanical Gardens
• Lenin Park

FINE DINING
sample of select atmospheric "Paladars" (privately owned restaurants)
• Starbien - elegant, intimate
• Atelier - classy, open air
• El Cocinero - chic, open air patio
• San Cristobal - antique museum restaurant all in one
• La Guarida - the most famous restaurant in Cuba
• Los Nardos - Spanish, traditional
• El Aljibe - the best chicken, family style place
• Café Laurent - penthouse restaurant

SHOPPING
• Open air vegetable produce & meat markets
• Craft and artisan markets
• Cigar and rum shops
• Fine art galleries & local artist studios
• Souvenir shops
• Botanicas - religious items, herbs

Contact


Havana Office:
+537 831-8593

Havana Mobile:
+535 406-1181