Cienfuegos has a number of appealing attractions including a fortress, cathedral with stain glass dating back to the 1800s, museums, a neo-gothic style palace, and trained dolphins and sea lions in a saltwater lagoon and amphitheater. A main attraction is Jose Marti Park located at the center of the city that is full of monuments and the only Arch of Triumph in Cuba. This central park is very appealing because it features a ban of traffic creating a wonderful area for families and friends to visit and play. Another attraction is the Boulevard Paseo del Prado, a long, tree-lined street that features a lot of shopping, by Cuban standards.
The wide and straight streets of Cienfuegos add to its charm and appeal. Nicknamed La Perla del Sur (Pearl of the South), this charming city features many amenities and sites of interest, as well as beautiful beaches and magnificent coral reefs off of its shores. It features many historical and cultural sites of interest as well as natural amenities that include hidden caves, waterfalls, and natural. You will want to avail yourself of the many tours and excursions so that you can truly experience all that Cienfuegos has to offer.