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Matanzas Travel Guide

Get ready to create your perfect Matanzas trip. It's easy to let the brilliant team at Orbitz bundle up irresistible flight and hotel deals for you. How do savings of up to $369^ grab you? Simply choose your desired airfares, hotels, rental cars and experiences and you'll have some extra change clattering around in your pockets! And more great news — if you don't know where to stay or who to fly with, our vast database has 500,000 international hotel options and 500 airlines. It's completely your choice! There are unlimited options to suit your unique style. All you have to do is choose your package and get set for an incredible vacation!

Where is Matanzas?

Matanzas — you've heard heaps about it, you're itching to go there but don't have an inkling where it is? Allow us to point you in the right direction. Matanzas is located 20 miles away from Cardenas and 25 miles from Varadero. Forget the star attractions — it's the locals that make a place tick. In this part of Cuba, you'll find 150,000 of them.

Places to Visit in Matanzas

Free yourself from the flurry of everyday life at Parque de la Libertad. Kick back with a book or lie back on the grass and rest for a while. Want to keep the good times rolling? Pharmaceutics Museum is a worthwhile spot to explore on a rainy day. But there's more! Whether you're embarking on a spiritual pilgrimage or just curious about what's behind its doors, visitors are always welcome at Matanzas Cathedral. Why not share a pew with local worshipers and attend a church service?

Car Rentals in Matanzas

Take your travel lust to new heights by checking out car rentals in Matanzas. It doesn't matter where you want to go or what you want to do, Orbitz will help you find a ride that satisfies your adventurous spirit. If you want to pick up a car after landing at Juan Gualberto Gomez Airport, you'll have to look someplace else. There are no rental outlets in the vicinity.

Nearest Airports to Matanzas

Planning to jump on a plane to Matanzas? If so, you might want to learn a few things about the most convenient airport, Juan Gualberto Gomez Airport (VRA). It's located 9 miles to the east of the downtown area. Get set to touch down and start exploring the city soon after!

Popular Places to Visit Near Matanzas

Jibacoa is a popular destination with tourists. It can be found 17 miles from Matanzas, and there's no shortage of things to do. Begin uncovering the story of the region at Jibacoa Beach. If you want to discover more, stop by Hershey Gardens and Central Camilo Cienfuegos too. Located 19 miles away, Santa Marta is another favored destination. If you come here, make time to check out Josone Park, Varadero Beach and Las 8000 Taquillas Park and Shopping Mall.

No Cancellation Fees

Plans can often change in a second, which is one of the reasons we won't request a fee if you need to cancel or amend your booking.^ However, it's a good idea to check if your chosen hotel and airline share the same policy.

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