The 20 miles of beach that enjoys the splendid Hicacos peninsula , which is Varadero seat, main tourist destination of sun and sea in Cuba, in the province of Matanzas, continue to enjoy worldwide fame while its institutions expand its possibilities of comfort for locals and foreign vacationers annually staying in the 51 active hotels in this location and other accommodation facilities.
Over 20 thousand rooms available to tourists as well as a wide network of gastronomic service, entertainment, crafts and other attractions.
According to officials of the Ministry of Tourism of the also called Playa Azul (Blue beach), especially has the preference of travelers from Canada, Italy, Russia and other Eurasian countries, plus those from South America and local tourists.
Prominent among the works undertaken in Varadero to continue improving the excellence of the services, is the underground power lines, the improvment of the street lighting with high technology and the work on the road with attractive landscapes.
Varadero has an international airport, the Juan Gualberto Gómez airport, Cuba´s second one by the number of passengers that annually frequent it, since to its proximity to the beach becomes a great comfort to accommodate hikers who do not waste not even a minute while enjoying the environment.