Art Galleries: Mateo Torriente, Cienfuegos. Cuba
- Destination: Cienfuegos
- Open: Daily
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Airports next to Art Galleries: Mateo Torriente
The airport is at an elevation of 31 m (102 ft) above mean sea level; it has one runway designated 02/20 with an asphalt surface measuring 2,400 m × 45 m (7,874 ft × 148 ft). Jaime González Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto "Jaime González") (IATA: CFG, ICAO: MUCF) is an international airport that serves Cienfuegos,] a city on the southern coast of Cuba, and capital of the province of Cienfuegos.
Car rental offices next to Art Galleries: Mateo Torriente
Aguada de Pasajero Car rental office
Carretera Circuito Sur. Aguada de Pasajero
043562151 0mCentro de Negocios AUSA Car rental office
Ave 50 entre 35 y 37 Cienfuegos
043520325 0mCruces Car rental office
Calle Camilo Cienfuegos Nro. 343, Cruces Cienfuegos
0mAeropuerto Cienfuegos Car rental office
Carretera Caonao km 7 Cienfuegos
043524289 9,020km 532mAeropuerto Internacional Cienfuego Car rental office
Aeropuerto Internacional Cienfuegos
043552309 9,020km 532m
Mateo Torriente is located in Cienfuegos
French émigrés from Bordeaux and Louisiana founded the settlement of Fernandina de Jagua on a large, calm bay on the Caribbean Sea on April 22, 1819. In 1830, when it was upgraded to a town, its name was changed to Cienfuegos, in honor of José Cienfuegos, the Governor-General of Cuba. Fifty years later, it was proclaimed a city and, for its beauty, was called "the pearl of the south." By the end of the 19th century, it had become the fourth most important city in the country.,
Considered the crowning jewel of Cuban architectural in the 19th century, Cienfuegos stands out for the perfect design of its streets and for the refinement and good taste of the buildings in the historic center of the city, which has been declared a national monument. When visiting, stop by the Casa del Fundador (the Founder's House); Nuestra Señora de la Purísima Concepción (Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception) Cathedral; the Tomás Terry Theater; the Ferrer Palace; and the José Martí Park, which contains the only arch of triumph in Cuba.,
Other attractions include the Prado Promenade, the Valle Palace, the museums of Naval and Provincial History, and the Reina (Queen's) Cemetery.,
Farther out from the center of the city, tour the Nuestra Señora de los Angeles de Jagua (Jagua for short) Fortress, the Tomás Acea Cemetery and the Botanical Gardens.,
In addition to these cultural and historic attractions, Cienfuegos has excellent facilities for scuba diving and other water sports, nature tourism and thermal baths.