Malecón of Havana, Havana

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Take a long walk along Malecón of Havana to appreciate the cultural quirks of everyday life in Cuba's capital city. Spanning 8 km (5 mi) and connecting the city center with the harbor, the esplanade supports countless cafes, bars, and restaurants, which brim with energy day and night. Observe citizens going about their daily business, from fishermen and street vendors to businesspeople. As you walk, keep an eye out for surging waves, which can sometimes break across the shorefront barriers and leave people soaked. Use our Havana planner to add Malecón of Havana and other attractions to your Havana vacation plans.
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  • I was disappointed... I had heard so much about the Malecon... the problem for me is that there is practically a highway in front ... then, cars, noise, traffic... for me less charming ...
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  • The Malecon walking place to reach the Vedado district from the center of Havana where the Cwoitolio stands. The wall separates the rocks (and the crashing waves) from the promenade where there is sun all day, being arranged on the east-west axis.
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