Architecture Outside the City and Urban Development
A specialized tour that allows you to appreciate the wealth and architectural variety of the city out- side of the landmark buildings, reflecting the adaption of different styles and tendencies into the Cuban condition. Including:
A trip to the first buildings used as residence, public buildings, religious sites and military en- claves in the Historic Centre of the city, from the Plaza de las Armas until the Plaza de San Francisco.
A tour along the Agenda del Puerto and the Prado habanero.
A sweeping tour of Carlos III, Reina and Avenida de los Presidentes, streets with important eclectic displays of the art deco, art nouveau and neo-classical styles, examples of the archi- tectural transition from the colonial period to the republican and modernist state.
An extensive tour of La Rampa, where we will find example of architecture from the start of Revolution: The Coppelia and the Pabellón Cuba.
A tour of Vedado, an example of the planning of the city in a modernist style from the start of the 20th Century. An overview of emblematic structures such as the López-Serrano, Focsa and Hotel Nacional.
A tour of the Malecón and along the exclusive residential parts of the Miramar neighbour- hood, which contains valuable examples of structures from the first part of the last century.
Duration: 4 hours
Departures: Monday – Saturday 9:00 AM and 2:00 PM, Sunday 9:00 AM