LAS TERRAZAS – Ecological complex, SOROA – Botanical garden

Las Terrazas“ is an ecological tourist complex near the Soroa city (4 km) in the biospheric reservation „Sierra del Rosario“. From the moment we enter, this complex offer us an idylic image of an recreational area by the lake, surrounded by the mountainside and charming nature. The main attraction of the Soroa city which is halfway between „Piňar del Río“ and Havana is the botanical garden with the orchids. In this tropical paradise which was founded by a Spaniard Tomás Felipe Camacho for his daughter you can find over 700 kinds of orchids. From the pavillion „Mirador de Venus“ is a spectacular view. There is a path that leads from here to the „El Salto“ waterfall which is 22 metres high.

Duration: 8 Hrs.
Days of the Week: Everyday
Schedule: 09:00

Price for an Adult: 55 €
Student Under 26 years: 46 €
Child Under 10 years: 42 €

The Trip Programme


  • 08:00 – departure from the hotel in Havana
  • Visit of the botanical garden „Soroa“ (approximately 1 hour)
  • Visit of the „El Salto“ waterfall
  • Tasting of the mixed drink near the „Villa Soroa“ hotel
  • Departure for „Las Terrazas
  • Welcome drink (live performace of a Cuban band)
  • Lunch at the „San Juan“ restaurant by the river (typical Cuban cuisine with drink)
  • Swimming in the San Juan river
  • Visit of the famous „La Moca“ hotel
  • Tasting of Cuban coffee at „Cafe de Maria
  • Visit of the house of the famous Cuban singer „Polo Montaňez“
  • 17:00 - Return back to the hotel approximately
LAS TERRAZAS – Ecological complex, SOROA – Botanical garden