Located in the northernmost part of the island of Cuba, Varadero beach stretches along the narrow Hicacos Peninsula. Its 22 miles of beach are characterized by a wide strip of fine white sand and a gentle descent of the platform to a sea that encompass an incomparable range of blues, warm, clear waters.
As a summer resort began to develop in the 1940s, but in the last 10 years its hotel network and other infrastructure have experienced offer unprecedented growth, accompanied by diversification and qualification of its tourism product.
At its most precious resource, the beach, has added natural attractions such as caves and escarpments, a string of virgin keys and easy access to the riches of a characteristic natural landscape is preserved in the eastern portion of the territory, and other cultural, historical and environmental character closely associated with the cities of Matanzas and Cárdenas, the Zapata Peninsula and the resort of San Miguel de los Baños.
The fact also expect the Plaza America Convention Center, reinforces its potential as a tourism destination for conferences and incentives. Varadero is a free port and has exceptionally good conditions for scuba diving, deep sea fishing, yachting and other water sports. , When renowned destination, the most important beach in the Caribbean Island, is accessible by road from the capital (about 130 kilometers long)., It also has the services of Juan Gualberto Gómez International Airport, located on the road that links Matanzas to Varadero.