Hicacos Peninsula, which includes the world famous resort of Varadero, is 22 km long and located between Cardenas Bay and Florida Straits. The peninsula tapers to Hicacos Point, Cuba´s most northern land, a protected natural park with beautiful white sand and warm and transparent waters, lots vegetation and several caverns, where paintings have been found. Hicacos Point is a fine place for diving and like in the resort of Varadero there are several hotels.
Site of interest:
Xanadú Mansion: Xanadú rises over the San Bernardino Crag and is a customary meeting point for players at the Varadero Golf Club. Its construction was commissioned by US multimillionaire Irénée Dupont in XX century who spent a great deal of money to buy almost all Hicacos Peninsula.
Josone Retreat Park: The park was founded by a married couple that in1942 dreamed of a place where their love would live on. The marvelous garden is open for tourist and at present it is one of Varadero most visited spot.
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