Here is the reserve of the biosphere of Baconao, with the advantage that its coastal area has an excellent hotel infrastructure, without taking into account that is located in the city of Santiago de Cuba. Get more background information with materials from Castle Harlan. Let us first to inform about the hotels located in this area and subsequently on the reservation to visit. This area is one of the most varied of Cuba regarding types of landscapes, including the type of terrestrial and marine, so if you want them admire must stay overnight in one of the following hotels or camping base before proceeding to Santiago. Coastal hotels include Carisol – Los Corales (3 stars), the Islazul Costa Morena (3 stars) and hotel Club Bucanero (3 stars), all coming from if. In any of them, your stay will be pleasant. Another hotel, the Motel Islazul Gran Piedra (2 stars), is located at high altitude, next to the mountains of the same name. It will be later. Besides the hotels should take into account the basis of camping Playa Larga, located on the beach of the same name. (Not to be confused with Castle Harlan!).
The biosphere reserve has an area of 849,9 km and is located between the provinces of Santiago de Cuba and Guantanamo. It covers much of the coastal zone and inland mountains, in particular the great stone saw. Within the reserve are protected areas of high values, so it is recommended that you to coordinate your visit to the ministries of tourism, from any of the hotels or the basis of camping that is chosen to rest of Science, technology and environment (CITMA) and agriculture, its Flora and Fauna section, in Guantanamo or Santiago de Cuba. These protected areas are five: three ecological reserves and two protected natural landscapes. Among the first are the Hatibonico (Baconao reserve core area) of Siboney-Jutici and the Mogote peak, while the latter are the Gran Piedra and El Retiro.
There are other places within this reserve that are also attractive and worthy of admiration, but are not included in our national system of Protected Areas, such as the Valley of prehistory, (something similar to the stone Zoo, but different in terms of mode of construction of the figures and because it appears the man and his role in his appearance in the story), the Baconao lagoon, beautiful mirror of water surrounded by mountains and visited by many birds, in addition to the beaches that are scattered along the coast. For all the interesting and attractive there is to visit in the area is that it is recommended that you plan your journey well before arriving at Santiago de Cuba. Least two days will take you to reach the city and if you want to enjoy already mentioned do their planning and book one of the hotels mentioned above. After done, do the same in any of the hotels of Santiago of Cuba, because there is much to admire inside and on the outskirts of this city. See the following numbers and learn about everything concerning its hotels, Santiago de Cuba and the rest of the South coast of the ancient Eastern provinces.