Book your private tour and excursions in Baracoa with Travelnetcuba, number one TRAVEL AGENcy in Cuba since 1994. Baracoa, declared a National Monument, is a quiet colonial city in the south of Cuba. It is located between mountainous massifs with great profusion of endemic vegetation, which turn the place into an exotic place with crystalline rivers and cozy beaches. The city of Baracoa is the oldest in Cuba, since it was the first village founded by Diego Velázquez in 1511, under the name of "Our Lady of the Assumption of Baracoa". The confrontation between the natives of these lands and the Spaniards has transcended the centuries, giving rise to legends such as the one that recounts the death of the cacique Hatuey. The history permeates its narrow and cobbled streets, surrounded by old mansions that extend from the Castillo de la Punta to the Fortress of Matachin, two of its most important attractions near the Fortress of Seboruco. In the surroundings of this villa you will find incredible beaches, mountains and one of the best national parks of all Cuba; Enclaves that you should not miss when visiting Baracoa. The province of Guantanamo is the easternmost province of Cuba. It is characterized for having a mountainous surface that caused the isolation of the rest of the island during more than four centuries. Known for the establishment of the American Naval Base in the town of Caimanera in 1902, this beautiful territory has large and impressive places to enjoy an unforgettable vacation.