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  • Interesting Places: Paseo del Prado (Prado Avenue)

    Paseo del Prado (Prado Avenue), Havana . Cuba

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  • Description Interesting Places: Paseo del Prado (Prado Avenue), Havana . Cuba

    Once the central artery of the city, the Prado (also known as the Paseo de Martí), is a boulevard with a distinctly European feel. This is where you'll find the renowned national ballet school.

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  • Interesting Place next to Paseo del Prado (Prado Avenue)
  • Paseo del Prado (Prado Avenue) Paseo del Prado (Prado Avenue)

    Lat:23.14040   Lon:-82.35890 

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    Once the central artery of the city, the Prado (also known as the Paseo de Martí), is a boulevard…

    Fine Arts Museum Fine Arts Museum

    Lat:23.14018   Lon:-82.35725 

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    The National Fine Arts Museum was created in 1913 and in 1955 it was moved to the building that currently…

    Club Badiana Club Badiana

    Lat:23.13827   Lon:-82.35880 

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    Relax and enjoy the sun at pool located on the top floor while recreatinga nice view of Old Havana.…

    Museum of Revolution Museum of Revolution

    Lat:23.14170   Lon:-82.35670 

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    It is located in a colorful building of a large dome and a mixture of styles which was official residence…

    Floridita Floridita

    Lat:23.13730   Lon:-82.35730 

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    This bar is one of the most elegant bars in all of Havana, with many of its patrons being important…

    Tunel de la Habana Tunel de la Habana

    Lat:23.14420   Lon:-82.35680 

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    On May 25th of 1958 was opened the Tunnel of the Havana bay, which has about 700 meters long, while…

    La Bodeguita del Medio La Bodeguita del Medio

    Lat:23.14080   Lon:-82.35230 

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    The walls are plastered with autographs and drawings left by travelers who have relished the bar's grilled…

    Centro Habana Centro Habana

    Lat:23.13743   Lon:-82.36528 

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    The Capitolio marks the beginning of central Havana, a working class neighborhood, where alot of buildings…

    Chinese Neighborhood Chinese Neighborhood

    Lat:23.13357   Lon:-82.36096 

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    It was born in Havana City by the middle of 1800. Recently restored and rejuvenated, it has come alive…

    Fuente de la India Fuente de la India

    Lat:23.13320   Lon:-82.35840 

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  • Museums next to Paseo del Prado (Prado Avenue)
  • Fine Arts Museum Fine Arts Museum

    Lat:23.14018   Lon:-82.35725 

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    The National Fine Arts Museum was created in 1913 and in 1955 it was moved to the building that currently…

    Museum of Revolution Museum of Revolution

    Lat:23.14170   Lon:-82.35670 

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    It is located in a colorful building of a large dome and a mixture of styles which was official residence…

    National Museum of Music National Museum of Music

    Lat:23.14360   Lon:-82.35550 

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    The National Museum of Music exhibits collections that provide the visitor with a great deal of information…

    National Music Museum National Music Museum

    Lat:23.14360   Lon:-82.35550 

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    A beautiful small palace built at the beginning of XX century, with a elaborated prevalence of the eclecticism…

    Numismatic Museum Numismatic Museum

    Lat:23.13863   Lon:-82.35343 

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    Located in the ancient Monte de Piedad (pawnshop), it exhibits the largest collection of Cuban coins…

    San Salvador de la Punta Fort San Salvador de la Punta Fort

    Lat:23.14600   Lon:-82.35750 

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    La Punta just like El Morro was designed to protect the entrance to the Havana Bay that became an important…

    Centro Wilfredo Lam Centro Wilfredo Lam

    Lat:23.14101   Lon:-82.35205 

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    This little museum and gallery is dedicated to the memory of Cuba's most treasured modern artist. The…

    Art Colonial Museum Art Colonial Museum

    Lat:23.14039   Lon:-82.35165 

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    It exhibits furniture, stained glass, and porcelain collections as well as many other carefully preserved…

    The Taquechel Pharmaceutical Museum The Taquechel Pharmaceutical Museum

    Lat:23.13933   Lon:-82.35078 

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    An old family house adapted in 1898 to establish an important pharmacy. Restored in 1996, it was turned…

    Historical Museum of Sciences Carlos J. Finlay Historical Museum of Sciences Carlos J. Finlay

    Lat:23.13670   Lon:-82.35150 

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    Its building has been declared National Monument. From 1868, it housed the Real Academia de las Ciencias…

  • Squares next to Paseo del Prado (Prado Avenue)
  • Albear Square Albear Square

    Lat:23.13770   Lon:-82.35730 

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    Cristo Square Cristo Square

    Lat:23.13580   Lon:-82.35610 

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    By agreement of the town council, in March, 1640 the Plaza del Cristo was created. The project also…

    Cathedral Square Cathedral Square

    Lat:23.14120   Lon:-82.35178 

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    The area where the Plaza de la Catedral is located used to be, according to 17th century records, a…

    Armas  Square Armas Square

    Lat:23.13940   Lon:-82.35060 

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    The first known public square of Havana was located on the spot that, later on in the 16th century,…

    Arms Square Arms Square

    Lat:23.13940   Lon:-82.35060 

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    Today called Marti Park, from there were planned the first 25 blocks of what would be the urban center…

    Plaza Vieja - Old Square Plaza Vieja - Old Square

    Lat:23.13600   Lon:-82.35000 

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    Considering the decision taken by the keeper of the Castillo de la Real Fuerza, in the first half of…

    San Fransisco  Square San Fransisco Square

    Lat:23.13750   Lon:-82.34860 

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    Called San Francisco because of the convent next to it, this square was conceived in 1628, with the…

    Jose Marti ­ Revolution Square Jose Marti ­ Revolution Square

    Lat:23.12420   Lon:-82.38590 

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    The area was originally called Civic Square, in the 1950s. During the past 40 years, it has been the…

  • Areas of Natural Interest next to Paseo del Prado (Prado Avenue)
  • National Botanical Gardens National Botanical Gardens

    Lat:22.99233   Lon:-82.34296 

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    This spacious area located in Lenin Park contains everything from a Japanese garden to greenhouses bursting…

  • City next to Paseo del Prado (Prado Avenue)
  • San Jose de las Lajas San Jose de las Lajas

    Lat:22.961390   Lon:-82.151110 

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  • Architecture next to Paseo del Prado (Prado Avenue)
  • Bacardi Building Bacardi Building

    Lat:23.13890   Lon:-82.35718 

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    At the end of 19th Century, the Bacardi rum was very famous in Cuba and abroad. Its creator, Don Emilio…

    Asturian Center Building Asturian Center Building

    Lat:23.13720   Lon:-82.35780 

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    The Asturian Center opened up in this new see in 1927. Eclectic in style, the building has four storeys…

    Gran Teatro de La Habana Gran Teatro de La Habana

    Lat:23.13680   Lon:-82.35930 

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    Centro Gallego de La Habana (Galician Center of Havana). One of the architectural jewelry of Havana…

    America Building America Building

    Lat:23.13820   Lon:-82.36340 

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    The building constructed for Mr. Antonio Rodriguez Vazquez, in the corner of Galiano and Neptuno 188…

    National Capitol Building National Capitol Building

    Lat:23.13560   Lon:-82.35970 

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    In 1929 the lot, where the first railroad station in Havana had been built was occupied by the National…

    Marques de Aguas Claras House Marques de Aguas Claras House

    Lat:23.14100   Lon:-82.35200 

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    El Patio, the residence of the Marquis de Aguas Claras is placed in the Cathedral Square, in the heart…

    Cathedral Church Cathedral Church

    Lat:23.14120   Lon:-82.35178 

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    The Cathedral (1748 -1777) dominating the Plaza de la Caterdral (1749) is the best example of Cuban…

    San Carlos y San Ambrosio San Carlos y San Ambrosio

    Lat:23.14176   Lon:-82.35187 

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    It is the old School of “San Jose” de la Compañía de Jesus that later, in…

    Obra Pia House Obra Pia House

    Lat:23.13870   Lon:-82.35020 

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    This house is one of the greater distinctions at the colonial time. At the moment of its renovation…

    Captain Generals Palacio Captain Generals Palacio

    Lat:23.13997   Lon:-82.34998 

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    One of the most important architectural monuments in Old Havana, of a neat Baroque style, is the ancient…

  • Churches and Convents next to Paseo del Prado (Prado Avenue)
  • Santo Angel Costudio Church Santo Angel Costudio Church

    Lat:23.14160   Lon:-82.35580 

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    It lies on one of the few and modest hills of the city, at first called Peña Pobre and then Loma…

    Santo Cristo del Buen Viaje Church Santo Cristo del Buen Viaje Church

    Lat:23.13618   Lon:-82.35606 

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    Before the Iglesia del Cristo was erected in 1640, a hermitage devoted to Nuestra Señora del…

    Havana Cathedral Havana Cathedral

    Lat:23.14120   Lon:-82.35178 

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    The area where the Plaza de la Catedral is located used to be, according to 17th century records, a…

    San Carlos y San Ambrosio San Carlos y San Ambrosio

    Lat:23.14176   Lon:-82.35187 

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    Santa Teresa de Jesus Convent and Church Santa Teresa de Jesus Convent and Church

    Lat:23.13571   Lon:-82.35373 

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    This was the last of the convents established in Havana in the 18th century. Its founders were the Doctor…

    Santa Clara de Asis Convent and Church Santa Clara de Asis Convent and Church

    Lat:23.13414   Lon:-82.35066 

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    National Center for Restoration, Preservation and Museology This convent was the first monastery of…

    San Fransisco de Asis Convent San Fransisco de Asis Convent

    Lat:23.13705   Lon:-82.34866 

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    This is one of the most extraordinary convent and church complex of the colonial time. The plan of the…

    Iglesia de Nuestra Senora de la Merced Iglesia de Nuestra Senora de la Merced

    Lat:23.13147   Lon:-82.35021 

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    Since 1638 several setbacks conspired against this convent being built, but finally, with help from…

    San Francisco de Paula Church San Francisco de Paula Church

    Lat:23.13090   Lon:-82.34880 

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    On the same spot where the Ermita del Calvario was first located, the Women´s Hospital of Saint…

    Iglesia Metodista Iglesia Metodista

    Lat:23.13776   Lon:-82.38349 

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    The architect Ricardo E. Acosta won the Franklin Gold Medal 1951, which gave valuable prize annually…

  • Monuments next to Paseo del Prado (Prado Avenue)
  • Antonio Maceo Monument Antonio Maceo Monument

    Lat:23.14120   Lon:-82.37210 

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    Monument to the victims of Maine Monument to the victims of Maine

    Lat:23.14490   Lon:-82.38250 

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    This monument is located in Vedado, close to Linea and Malecon. It was built in 1926, crowned by an…

    Jose Marti Monument Jose Marti Monument

    Lat:23.12260   Lon:-82.38640 

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    A great exhibit of the life and work of the Apostle, and the story of the Memorial. A lookout from the…

    Jose Marti Memorial Jose Marti Memorial

    Lat:23.12260   Lon:-82.38640 

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    A great exhibit of the life and work of the Apostle, and the story of the Memorial. A lookout from the…

  • Colonial Fortress next to Paseo del Prado (Prado Avenue)
  • San Salvador de la Punta Fort San Salvador de la Punta Fort

    Lat:23.14600   Lon:-82.35750 

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    La Punta just like El Morro was designed to protect the entrance to the Havana Bay that became an important…

    The Prince Fortress The Prince Fortress

    Lat:23.14244   Lon:-82.35293 

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    After the siege and occupation of Havana by the English, from 1762 to 1763, a careful consideration…

    Real Fuerza Castle Museum Real Fuerza Castle Museum

    Lat:23.14020   Lon:-82.34990 

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    Around 1540 there was a fortress called Fuerza Vieja (Old Forces) in the place later occupied by the…

    Morro Castle Morro Castle

    Lat:23.14920   Lon:-82.35510 

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    From the 16th century on, the advantages of the natural rocky elevation that lay by the bay’s…

    Fortaleza de San Carlos de la Cabaña Fortaleza de San Carlos de la Cabaña

    Lat:23.14710   Lon:-82.34950 

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    Restablished the Hispanic dominance in Havana, one of the first dispositions of the king Carlos III,…

    San Lazaro Turret San Lazaro Turret

    Lat:23.14160   Lon:-82.37408 

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    The creek next to the town, where the turret was erected was known at first by the name of the lot’s…

    Castillo de Jagua Castillo de Jagua

    Lat:23.13578   Lon:-82.38805 

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    In Castillo de Jagua Fortress, which is considered the 3ª important fortress of the country and…

    Chorrera Fortress Chorrera Fortress

    Lat:23.13200   Lon:-82.40950 

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    If the 16th century had La Real Fuerza as an invulnerable shield in its military conception, and the…

    Cojimar Fortress Cojimar Fortress

    Lat:23.16730   Lon:-82.29460 

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    If the 16th century had La Real Fuerza as an invulnerable shield in its military conception, and the…

    Cojimar Fortress Cojimar Fortress

    Lat:23.16730   Lon:-82.29460 

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    If the 16th century had La Real Fuerza as an invulnerable shield in its military conception, and the…

  • Car rental offices next to Paseo del Prado (Prado Avenue)
  • Hotel Sevilla Car rental officeHotel Sevilla Car rental office

    Paseo del Padro esq Refugio, La Habana Vieja
    8669156 72m

    Lido Car rental officeLido Car rental office

    Consulado entre Animas y Trocadero, Centro Habana
    8609053 123m

    Hotel Plaza Car rental officeHotel Plaza Car rental office

    Calle Ignacio Agramonte. Havana Vieja
    8668915 225m

    Hotel Parque Central  Car rental officeHotel Parque Central Car rental office

    Calle Neptuno esq Prado. La Habana Vieja
    8600096 237m

    Museo de la Revolucion Car rental officeMuseo de la Revolucion Car rental office

    Calle Refugio. Nro. 1, entre Zuleta y Avenida de las Misiones
    78632271 267m

  • Gas stations next to Paseo del Prado (Prado Avenue)
  • La Rampa Gas stations La Rampa Gas stations

    Calle 23 e Infanta, Vedado. Havana City. Cuba
    (537) 8731480/873148 2km 042m

    Tángana Gas stations Tángana Gas stations

    Malecón y 13. Havana City. Cuba
    (537) 334588 2km 747m

    L y 17 Gas stations L y 17 Gas stations

    L y 17, Vedado. Havana City. Cuba
    (537) 334587 2km 756m

    Guanabo Gas stations Guanabo Gas stations

    Vía Blanca No. 46005 y 462, Intermitente de Guanabo. Havana City. Cuba
    (537) 964093/964094 2km 756m

    Riviera Gas stations Riviera Gas stations

    Paseo y Malecon. Havana City. Cuba. Havana City. Cuba
    (537) 333027 4km 427m

    17 y 12 Gas stations 17 y 12 Gas stations

    Calle 12 esq. a 17, Vedado. Havana City. Cuba
    (537) 8339238/8333272 4km 577m

    Ayestarán Gas stations Ayestarán Gas stations

    Ayestarán y Ave. de Rancho Boyeros. Havana City. Cuba
    (537) 666051 4km 616m

    Santa Catalina Gas stations Santa Catalina Gas stations

    Santa Catalina y Vento. Havana City. Cuba
    (537) 335531 5km 417m

    El Tunel Gas stations El Tunel Gas stations

    Calle 2 No. 518 e/ 5ta. B y 7ma. B, Miramar, Havana City. Cuba
    (537) 2041906/2047470 5km 665m

    31 y 18 Gas stations 31 y 18 Gas stations

    Ave. 31 y 18, Miramar. Havana City. Cuba. Havana City. Cuba
    (537) 2040520 6km 312m

  • Automatic Cash next to Paseo del Prado (Prado Avenue)
  • 0011 Automatic Cash 0011 Automatic Cash

    Calle 17 e/ M y N, FOCSA. Havana City
    2km 633m

    0014 Automatic Cash 0014 Automatic Cash

    Línea No. 705 e/ Paseo y A. Havana City
    4km 217m

    0073 Automatic Cash 0073 Automatic Cash

    Calle 1ra. No. 40 e/ 0 y 2, CIMEX
    5km 871m

    0115 Automatic Cash 0115 Automatic Cash

    Calle 70 e/ 1ra. y 3ra., Hotel LTI Panorama. Havana City
    8km 852m

    0160 Automatic Cash 0160 Automatic Cash

    Calle 17 No. 8215 e/ 82 y 84. Havana City
    9km 111m

    0030 Automatic Cash 0030 Automatic Cash

    Ave. 3ra. e/ 78 y 80. Havana City
    9km 210m

    0067 Automatic Cash 0067 Automatic Cash

    Calle 16 No. 306 e/ 3ra. y 5ta.. Havana City
    9km 210m

    0183 Automatic Cash 0183 Automatic Cash

    Calle 16 No. 310 e/ 3ra. y 5ta. Havana City
    9km 210m

    0031 Automatic Cash 0031 Automatic Cash

    5ta. Ave. esq. a 112. Havana City
    10km 496m

  • Currency Exchange next to Paseo del Prado (Prado Avenue)
  • Hotel Sevilla Currency Exchange Hotel Sevilla Currency Exchange

    Paseo del Prado esq. a Refugio. Havana City
    (537) 8639030 45m

    Hotel Parque Central Currency Exchange Hotel Parque Central Currency Exchange

    Paseo del Prado e/ Neptuno y Virtudes. Havana City
    237m

    Hotel Deauville Currency Exchange Hotel Deauville Currency Exchange

    Calle Galiano esq. a Malecón. Havana City. Havana City. Cuba
    521m

    Lonja del Comercio Currency Exchange Lonja del Comercio Currency Exchange

    Calle Oficios esq. a Baratillo. Havana City. Cuba
    (537) 669628 1km 057m

    Hotel Vedado Currency Exchange Hotel Vedado Currency Exchange

    Calle O e/ 23 y 21. Havana City. Havana City. Cuba
    2km 158m

    Hotel Nacional Currency Exchange Hotel Nacional Currency Exchange

    Calle O y 21. Havana City
    (537) 8733564 3km 076m

    Hotel Cohiba Currency Exchange Hotel Cohiba Currency Exchange

    Calle Paseo e/ 1ra. y 3ra. Havana City. Havana City. Cuba
    4km 459m

    Hotel Riviera Currency Exchange Hotel Riviera Currency Exchange

    Calle Paseo esq. a Malecón. Havana City
    (537) 662185 4km 586m

    Agromercado 15 y 24 Currency Exchange Agromercado 15 y 24 Currency Exchange

    Calle 15 y 24, Vedado. Havana City. Cuba
    (537) 333915 5km 263m

    Kasalta Currency Exchange Kasalta Currency Exchange

    Ave. 5ta.B esq. a calle 2. Havana City. Cuba
    5km 696m

  • Clinics next to Paseo del Prado (Prado Avenue)
  • Hermanos Ameijeiras Clinic Hermanos Ameijeiras Clinic

    San Lazaro No. 701 e/ Belascoain y Marquez Gonzalez. Centro Haban
    (537) 8761000 1km 272m

    Retinosis Pigmentaria   Centro Internacional   Camilo Cienfuegos Clinic Retinosis Pigmentaria Centro Internacional Camilo Cienfuegos Clinic

    Calle L No. 151 e/ Linea y 13, Vedado. Havana City. Cuba
    (537) 8333886 2km 889m

    Instituto Cardiovascular Clinic Instituto Cardiovascular Clinic

    Calle 17 esq. a Paseo, Vedado. Havana City. Cuba
    (537) 8382652-53 3km 896m

    SPA Hotel Riviera Clinic SPA Hotel Riviera Clinic

    Malecón y Paseo, Vedado . Havana City
    (537) 8368756 4km 586m

    Sucursal Servicios Médicos Internacionales Clinic Sucursal Servicios Médicos Internacionales Clinic

    Calle 18 No. 4304 e/ 43 y 47, Miramar. Havana City
    (537) 2040114 6km 000m

    Centro de Histoterapia Placentaria Clinic Centro de Histoterapia Placentaria Clinic

    Calle 18 esq. a 43. Playa. Havana City. Cuba
    6km 024m

    Cira Garcia, Clinica Central Clinic Cira Garcia, Clinica Central Clinic

    Calle 20 No. 4101 esq. a 41. Playa . Havana City. Cuba
    (537) 2040331 6km 086m

    Ramon Pando Ferrer, Hospital Clinic Ramon Pando Ferrer, Hospital Clinic

    Calle 76 No. 3104. Havana City. Cuba
    (537) 2654800 8km 433m

    Comodoro, SPA Club Clinic Comodoro, SPA Club Clinic

    Ave 1ra. y 84, Miramar. Havana City. Cuba
    (537) 2045049 9km 410m

    Orthopedic Hospital Frank Pais Clinic Orthopedic Hospital Frank Pais Clinic

    Ave. 51 No. 19603 e/ 196 y 200. Havana City, Cuba
    (537) 2627022 ext. 478 12km 360m

  • Drugstores next to Paseo del Prado (Prado Avenue)
  • International Drugstore Hotel Sevilla Drugstore International Drugstore Hotel Sevilla Drugstore

    Calle Prado esq. a Trocadero. Havana City
    (5348) 8615703 45m

    International Drugstore Hotel Habana Libre Drugstore International Drugstore Hotel Habana Libre Drugstore

    Calle 23 esq. a L , Vedado. Havana City
    (5348) 8319538 2km 447m

    International Drugstore 41 y 20 Drugstore International Drugstore 41 y 20 Drugstore

    Ave. 41 esq. a 20, Miramar. Havana City
    (537) 2069985 6km 152m

    International Drugstore Casa Bella Drugstore International Drugstore Casa Bella Drugstore

    7ma. Ave. y 22 No. 2603. Havana City
    (537) 2047980 6km 687m

    International Drugstore Miramar Centro de Negocios Drugstore International Drugstore Miramar Centro de Negocios Drugstore

    Ave 3ra. y 82, Miramar. Havana City
    (537) 2044515 9km 201m

    International Drugstore SPA Comodoro Drugstore International Drugstore SPA Comodoro Drugstore

    Ave 3ra. y 84, Miramar. Havana City. Cuba
    (537) 2049385 9km 410m

  • Paseo del Prado (Prado Avenue) is located in Havana
  • Capital of Cuba and the country's administrative, political, cultural and scientific center, it is also the capital of two provinces: City of Havana and Havana. Though only around 280 square miles (727 square kilometers) in size-0.65 percent of the archipelago's total area.

    The Old Havana and system of forts led UNESCO to declare it a part of world heritage in 1982. Founded on its present site in 1519, the settlement of San Cristobal de La Habana prospered mainly due to its bay, which was a natural port of call for ships sailing to and from the New World. Starting in 1634, because of its strategic location, San Cristobal de La Habana was considered the key to the New World-as attested to by royal letters patent-and the main defense of the West Indies.

    The Cuban capital consists of an immense number of buildings in a wide range of architectural styles, built in the course of nearly five centuries. These styles range from the pre-baroque to the baroque, neo-Gothic, neoclassical, eclectic, art noveau and art-deco, to the modern.

    Alejo Carpentier, one of Cuba's most famous authors, called it "the city of columns" and focused attention on its streets, which he considered a perennially rich show of life, humanity and contrasts that was bound to entertain any observer.

    Over 14 kilometers of excellent beaches lie to the east of the Cuban capital. To the south, a green belt contributes to a healthful atmosphere.

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  • birdsofafeather1
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    Tweetcoz

    “A big walkway in the centre of the road ”
    Not sure what the big deal is but this is just a wide central walkway in the middle of the road. It has trees for partial shade and seats to rest but the heat still kills. Unpleasant. Just a walk in the middle instead of along the sides. I guess you walk here to look both ways and decide where... More 

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    SusanTunnacliffe

    “Walk down from the city to the ocean ”
    Parading down this fine walk way with groups of children playing organised games surrounded by the crumbling splendour. Imagining how grand it all must once have been and may be again if Unesco plans come to fruition. The classic American cars cruising up and down either side of the Prado alongside the red open-top tourist buses, horse and carriages and... More 

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    ochunmimadre

    “great place to people watch ”
    Going from the malecon up past the Capitolio, this is a great place to stroll, and to stop from time to time to sit on a bench under a shade tree and watch the world go by. It is frequently visited by tour groups, but also there are many Cubans here, just going about their normal daily life, kids playing,... More 

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    Mel G

    “shopping and real estate ”
    The shopping was good, especially the used book sales. Surprising, there were people with signs selling homes and real estate, something new to Cuba in the last two years. You must either be a Cuban citizen or partner 50% with someone who is a citizen.

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    canoeboy

    “walk, sit, watch ”
    On Friday we watched a continuous flow of young brides being driven to/from the Palacio de Matrimonio sitting on top of classic old convertibles from the 50's. Then we saw all the arts and crafts displayed on the Paseo on the weekend.

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    Remandy C

    “A Paseo to Paseo ”
    Nice to walk, observe the locals living their life, the kids playing in the afternoons and weekends. Interesting restaurants popping up along the way with time and businesses as well. Worth the stroll.

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    Robert E

    “Sunday Stroll ”
    On Sunday, the wide promenade down the center of the Prado is filled with artisans selling their own work. Graphic woodcuts, stitchery, crochet, paintings, photographs, all were there. Several craftsmen/women showed how they were able to create something very special out of nearly nothing. It's a Cuban skill; materials may be sparse, but imagination and effort are evident everywhere. At... More 

  • birdsofafeather1
    Review about Interesting Places: Paseo del Prado (Prado Avenue)
    Awfull Excellent
    Colors68

    “Walking under the shade and enjoying the view ”
    This Paseo ( Park) divides the Old Havana and the Central Havana. There are trees all along the Paseo and benches where you can rest and enjoy the breeze that comes from the sea. The area is noisy but it is worthy to walk.

  • birdsofafeather1
    Review about Interesting Places: Paseo del Prado (Prado Avenue)
    Awfull Excellent
    Greg T

    “Hangin' with Habaneros ”
    Paseo was an absolute delight to have experienced, as no matter what time of day, or weather conditions, Cubans were out being Cubans! My experience with Paseo was very much like walking along Malecon, another personal favourite, as I had the opportunity to hang with Habaneros. Were we ever approached to buy cigars, rum, etc.? Absolutely! Did we ever feel... More 

  • birdsofafeather1
    Review about Interesting Places: Paseo del Prado (Prado Avenue)
    Awfull Excellent
    JasonandLynz

    “Awesome ”
    This marbled street has two lanes of traffic running along other side but the central part is pedestrianised. During the day, the trees which overhang off shade on the seats on the side and you can watch the world go by. We walked down here a few times, once during the day when there was people selling paintings etc, but... More