About Holguin, Cuba

Holguin, is known as 'The city of Parks'. It is the capital of the province with the same name Holguin. Holguin lies in the south of Cuba and has a mild tropical climate. With a year round cooling wind and it's worldclass beaches it is attracting more and more visitors every year. But it has far more kept it's Cuban root than Varadero where you find the endless rows of all-inclusive resorts

Parque Calixto Garcia Iñiguez.Parque Calixto Garcia Iñiguez in Holguin.


Holguin is the fourth largest city of Cuba with a population of 326,740 and is an important trade and transportation hub. (click here for a map). It also has airplane, train and bus-connections with all mayor Cuban cities. The famous for it's Cerveceria Bucanero brewery which produces the Bucanero, Cristal and Mayabe beers.


Crystal beer Holguin Cuba

There al several airline operators which regular flight to Europe and Canada. See How to get there. The Holguin province is famous for their beautiful beaches located just 50KM from Holguin City. Most known beaches are Playa Guardalavaca and Playa Pesquero.


Wall memorial of the independence war.

 Wall memorial of the independence war.