Viñales is one of the main nature destinations in the country. Located in the westernmost province of Cuba, Pinar del Rio, Viñales was declared a National Park and World Heritage Site, in the category of Natural Landscape.
This is an ideal destination for lovers of nature and outside exercising. You can explore the place by horse, or trekking or even by bicycle. Canopy or zip-line is an option for those who prefer emotions. In any casa particular in Viñales can be arranged any of these activities. From Havana you can also plan a great Viñales travel.
Among its main tourist attractions are the Cueva del Indio, where you can also tour an underground river by boat; the Mogotes, hills typical of the island, not very high and with a rather rounded shape; the Mural of Prehistory, consisting of a pictorial work on a vertical rock wall, open to the sky, 120 meters high and another 160 wide and the Botanical Garden, which offers visitors a guided tour.
The Orquideario and the Soroa waterfall attest to the natural beauty of the island. The Orquideario has more than 700 species and varieties of this beautiful plant. As for the Soroa waterfall, it is 22 meters high and is considered one of the wonders of Cuban geography.
Likewise, everyone who visits the place cannot miss one of the farms in the area and its plantations of both tobacco and coffee. According to experts, this is where the best tobacco leaf on the island is grown.