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The Lenin Park in Havana, Cuba

 
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athenalove's pictureby athenalove Outdoors Activities travel tip
added on the 9th of September, 2010
Though not a typical tourist attraction, visiting Lenin Park can really give you something plus in your trip to the city. It is quite a large park, with shops and bars, an amusement park, bicycle rides and a swimming pool. You can also ride a horse for a very small fee, which is what we did, and it was so much fun, we couldn't get enough of it.

Here you can interact more freely with Cubans and look into the Cuban lifestyle without restrictions. You could take some food with you and having a picnic in the park is the best way to spend your lazy Sunday afternoon. It is definitely worth trying out! :)

Address:
South-west Havana, Cuba

Price:
Free admission

Opening Hours:
Open all day long

How to get there:
By taxi or by car.

 
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