Cayo Saetia Island, Holguin

4.5
#4 of 11 in Parks in Holguin
An idyllic, uninhabited 42 m sq (137 ft sq) island sitting a top a coral reef, Cayo Saetia Island offers a quirky paradise where zebras, parrots and ostriches live side by side. The cay used to be the private holiday home to Fidel Castro until 1994, when it became open to the public. Take a dip along crystal shores before a jeep tour takes you around the island to visit African safari animals that roam free here. Grab a relaxing, tasty lunch at the islands resort, under the shade of mangroves with picturesque views. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Cayo Saetia Island by using our Holguin trip planner .
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  • We did a catamaran trip to this island and it was fab. Snorkelling en route was incredible and on arrival we received a very welcome, welcome drink! Lunch was excellent. There is an opportunity to do ...  more »
  • Arranged my trip through my holiday rep! Paid 79 pesos and you get a free bottle of rum! Beautiful island,the people were nice and happy and the food was good too.. Before you get to the island you ha...  more »
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  • Absolutely adorable place. Crystal clear water, white soft sands and the nature around is stunning. Definitely go on a safari around the island, there is a lot to see. No wonder it is called Paradise Island.
  • Beautiful island. Lovely food and great jeep tour of national park.
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