Cementerio Santa Ifigenia, Santiago de Cuba

Pay your respects to the Cuban national hero Jose Marti and other prominent historical figures at Cementerio Santa Ifigenia. The large granite and marble tombs grab your attention in the thoughfully laid-out grounds, including a towering 24 m (79 ft) mausoleum holding the ashes of Marti. Hire a guide to walk you through the history of some of the illustrious people laid to rest here. Note the fee for taking photos. Add Cementerio Santa Ifigenia to your Santiago de Cuba travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Santiago de Cuba day trip planning app.
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  • If you like history and respect revolutionaries of all colors - then don't miss this place. Taxi will take you there, wait for you and get you back to center for 10 CUCs  more »
  • I was amazed how well the cemetery is maintained. We parked a short distance away and walked alongside the parkland opposite the cemetery. It was some time before we could cross the road because...  more »
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  • Beautiful cemetery, well maintained. Impressive is the changing of the guard.
  • Very historic place

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