What you'll do
This is not your typical tour. I am going to give you highlights of our history since 1959,through today. As an enthusiastic historian along with my personal experience & the collective memory of family & friends we´ll use the Revolution Square as the optimal backdrop for an informal yet profound conversation about our modern history This is the place where Fidel Castro has the majority of his speeches.It´s the largest square in Cuba. We´ll see the biggest statue of our National Hero:Jose Marti.And also monumental sculptures of Che Guevara and Camilo Cienfuegos. This is one of Cuba’s best examples of Art and History combined! Part of the tour includes one of the best views of Havana,the highest lookout point in town,it is breathtaking! But also and more importantly , we´re going to have a good time while you learn about this fascinating place and all the surrounding history. And trust me is a really interesting tour if you want to have and in-depth knowledge of Cuban modern history.
My name´s Ruben,I have worked for 10 years in the official tourist industry.As a pro tour guide, I love to meet people from all over the world & share with them the best of Cuba. By speaking fluent English and providing specialized walking tours I strive to give to the visitor an insightful view of our history and culture. I live nearby the square and I´m very passionate about my country,so, I would hope to have you feel the same after our time together.
Entrance fee of 6 cuc Allows you to visit the whole installation (museum + lookout point)
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Where you'll be
From the center of the plaza we´ll check the history of this site where are located the most important institutions of the Cuban state and the surrounding buildings. Then we´ll visit the museum located in the base of the monument, you will learn a lot about Cuban History Later we rise up to 142 meters above sea level to contemplate Havana from the highest lookout point in the city And super interesting histories and anecdotes along the way
Keep these in mind
Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.
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Up to 10 guests ages 12 and up can attend.
You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.
This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.
This is going to be a fun tour. And educational in many aspects. Trust me and you´ll amaze with our history and customs. You´ll discover what make us Cubans through this experience.
Modern History on Revolution Square