Some people describe Varadero as the best beach in the world, and it's easy to see why. If what you have in mind is pampering yourself, there is large number of spas to help you relax. The gleaming white sand, fresh tropical breezes and the calm waters of the Atlantic offer the perfect setting for family resorts, hotels of various categories and the full range of options in between.
For those looking for adventure, Varadero is well equipped to handle almost any water sport imaginable, from diving, sailing or swimming with dolphins. You can even participate in a round of golf on the stunning championship course at the Golf Club or take a walk through the historic Ambrosio Cave.
Also it offers a variety of local tours. Explore the ecotourism options available in nearby Zapata Peninsula, the Caribbean's largest wetland, or Varahicacos Ecological Reserve, where you can walk trails through rich vegetation and observe the colorful variety of exotic birds.
For a more cultural entertainment, visit the city of Matanzas, known as the "Athens of Cuba" for the large number of renowned European poets and writers who lived there in the mid-nineteenth century