Best Things To Do in Varadero, Cuba

Whether you're visiting Varadero for a few days or are a localite, Varadero is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Varadero. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Varadero. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Varadero. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Varadero keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Varadero listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Varadero which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Varadero will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Varadero recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Varadero

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in Varadero that are a must-visit!

  1. #1 of 39 Things To Do in Varadero
    - Used in 1748 itineraries
    Varadero Beach

    Tags: Beach, Water Sport

    Address: Varadero, Cuba

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    To many, Varedero beach is the best beach in the world. It’s easy to see why; miles of soft white sands and soft breezes welcome you to lie around doing nothing but stare at the aquamarine of th...Read more

  2. #2 of 39 Things To Do in Varadero
    - Used in 1539 itineraries

    Tags: Aquarium, Entertainment

    Address: Carretera Las Morlas, Parque Natural Punta Hicacos, Varadero 42200, Cuba

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Probably the friendliest and most communicative of mammals, Dolphins are the show stoppers at Delfinario. It’s almost as if one can never get enough of their strange, nasal calls and amazing tri...Read more

  3. #3 of 39 Things To Do in Varadero
    - Used in 1400 itineraries
    Cueva De Saturno

    Tags: Cave, Adventure, Water Sport, Scuba

    Address: Varadero, Cuba

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Cueva de Saturno is a great cave to scuba dive and snorkel. It offers one-of-a-kind experiences of swimming and diving in a cave around stalactites and stalagmites. It is situated close to the Jua...Read more

  4. #4 of 39 Things To Do in Varadero
    - Used in 1503 itineraries
    Josone Park

    Tags: Park, Leisure

    Address: Calle 1ra. Ave. e/ 56 y 59, Avenida 4ta, Varadero Beach, Cuba

    Timings: 09:00 am - 11:00 pm Details

    If you have had enough of sunbathing and swimming, head to the not-so little, pretty park called Josone with its shady alcoves and beautiful pathways that will make you want to sit in one of the gazeb...Read more

  5. #5 of 39 Things To Do in Varadero
    - Used in 1694 itineraries
    Casa Del Ron

    Tags: Specialty Shop, Specialty Museum

    Address: Street Av 1 Extras cnr Calle 62

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    A visit to Cuba will be incomplete without sampling its famous rum and there is no other place in Varadero that offers a better selection of this Cuban specialty. A museum of sorts, Casa Del Ron offer...Read more

  6. #6 of 39 Things To Do in Varadero
    - Used in 1359 itineraries
    Varadero Golf Course

    Tags: Golf Course

    Address: Carretera Las Americas KM 8 1/2Autopista Sur, Varadero,Matanzas, Cuba

    Timings: 07:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    The Varadero golf course is excellent for both beginners and professionals, in fact, even for amateurs who only want to stare at the splendid views from the golf course. It is the first 18-hole golf c...Read more

  7. #7 of 39 Things To Do in Varadero
    - Used in 931 itineraries
    Coral Beach

    Tags: Beach, Walking Area, Scuba, Snorkeling

    Address: Varadero, Cuba

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Coral beach is a beach famous for its breathtaking natural coral reef, located about 30 kms from Varadero. It is a dream dive for those who want to witness some of the best underwater sights in the wo...Read more

  8. #8 of 39 Things To Do in Varadero
    - Used in 1343 itineraries
    Ambrosio Cave

    Tags: Cave, Archaeological Site

    Address: Autopista Sur Punta Hicacos, Varadero

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:30 pm Details

    One of the 47 archeological sites discovered in Varadero, this cave is probably the most impressive with a length of 300 meters. Rumored to have been once used by slaves as a refuge, this cave is famo...Read more

  9. #9 of 39 Things To Do in Varadero
    - Used in 1109 itineraries
    Barracuda Diving Center

    Tags: Water Sport, Scuba

    Address: Extras cnr Av 1 & Calle 59

    Timings: 08:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    One of the best diving centers in Varadero, Barracuda offers a range of must-try water activities in Varadero. Their instructors are friendly and multilingual and make sure you enjoy your endeavor tho...Read more

  10. #10 of 39 Things To Do in Varadero
    - Used in 814 itineraries
    Varahicacos Ecological Reserve

    Tags: Outdoors, Cave, Nature, Bird Watching

    Address: Varahicacos Protected Area. South Highway, Km 17. Varadero, Matanzas, Cuba

    Timings: 09:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    The Varahicacos Ecological reserve is an exciting eco-tourism option in Varadero. A hike through this trail reveals the vast ecological diversity that Varadero is home to. One can witness a spell bind...Read more

  11. #11 of 39 Things To Do in Varadero
    - Used in 1271 itineraries
    Museo Municipal De Varadero

    Tags: Museum

    Address: Calle 57, Varadero,Cuba

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    This municipal museum is set in an old but charming Cuban building and exhibits artifacts that speak of the fascinating history of the city. There are personal items, patriotic stories other testimoni...Read more

  12. #12 of 39 Things To Do in Varadero
    - Used in 826 itineraries
    Todo En Uno

    Tags: Amusement Park, Entertainment

    Address: Calle 54 y Autopista Sur, Varadero

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Todo En Uno is a fun carnival-cum-amusement park situated close to the popular Parque Josone. Todo en Uno means ‘all in one’ in Spanish. True to its name, there’s something for every...Read more

  13. #13 of 39 Things To Do in Varadero
    - Used in 1306 itineraries
    Cabaret Continental

    Tags: Hotel, Fine Dining

    Address: Hotel Varadero International, Av. de las Americas, Varadero, Matanzas Province

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Hotel International has a sort of retro charm to it, one feels like having taken a step back in time when here. The ambience takes us back to the glamorous 1950s with their over-fed luxury and boister...Read more

  14. #14 of 39 Things To Do in Varadero
    - Used in 6 itineraries
    Royal Hicacos

    Tags: Hotel

    Address: Carretera Las Morlas Km. 15 Varadero, Cuba, Cuba

    The Royal Hicacos in Varadero can very well become one of the major reasons why will fall in love with Cuba. This hotel embeds the very essence of Cuba in itself. With the fine sand beach in the front...Read more

  15. #15 of 39 Things To Do in Varadero
    - Used in 14 itineraries
    Playa Arroyo Bermejo

    Tags: Resort

    Address: Playa Arroyo Bermejo Santa Cruz del Norte, Provincia Habana, Varadero, Cuba, La Habana, Cuba

    If you are looking for the best places to stay in Varadero, the Playa Arroyo Bermejo can be a great option. Offering you a characteristic Cuban hospitality, this beach features many resorts that have ...Read more

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  • i am planning on going to veradaro with my daughter and would like to stay at a all inclusive resort my girlfriend is cuban and would be with me as well is she allowed to stay at resort with me

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    • I suggest you call the resort you will be staying at and inquire about it. 

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  • 1. can you use US money in Cuba. 2. how much is a bus or taxi to Havana? 3. How long on the hop on and hop off bus is it to Varadero?

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    • It is advised that you covert your currency into the local one(CUC). Taxis usually charge a standard price of CUC $1 and an extra CUC $1 for every extra kilometer. The bus ticket prices usually start from $10 for Havana to Varadero and Trininad to Havana is $24. It takes approx 3 hours to reach Varadero by the hop on and hop off bus.

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