This city with one of the best bays in the world is considered and architectonic jewel
The imprint of French families, to whom belongs the credit of having built this city, is evident in the perfect rectilinear layout of its streets.
Founded in 1819 in the place of Jose Marti Park today, it holds notable sites of heritage values
Its Jagua Bay is a source of inspiration for many and perfect setting for all kinds of water sports, considered among the bests for its dimensions, safety and depth.
Its well preserved Historical Center, declared World Heritage by UNESCO, shows different styles, which, together with the local layout, grant Cienfuegos the name of the Pearl of the South.
City Historic Center and Punta Gorda, Tomas Terry Theater, Prado Alley, Palacio de Valle, Nuestra Señora de los Angeles de Jagua Fortress; Reina and Tomas Acea Cemeteries, dolphinarium and the Rancho Luna beach, El Nicho, exceptional waterfalls of the Escambray area, Guanaroca lake, Botanical garden, and the Lajas town, home of the popular musician Benny Moré.