Alturas del Vedado
District of Havana
in La Habana, Cuba

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
23.133 and -82.383 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 23° 7' 58" and W -82° 22' 58"
Currency and Currency Code:
Peso - CUP
Spoken languages:
Spanish
Local electricity:
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
Local Time: 05:10 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: America/Havana
UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
12:45 am and 2:19 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-12.116 and 96.895 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Bantam Village
References
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into Alturas del Vedado

The district Alturas del Vedado of Havana in La Habana is a subburb in Cuba and is a district of the nations capital.

If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bejucal, Bauta, San Antonio de los Banos, Caimito and San Jose de las Lajas. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 33°C / 92 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 52%
Air Pressure 1018.2 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Thursday, 27th of June 2019

32°C (90 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, few clouds.

Friday, 28th of June 2019

33°C (92 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.

Saturday, 29th of June 2019

34°C (93 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Four Points by Sheraton Havana

Address
4,0 mi
Avenida 5TA A 76 80
10100 Habana
Cuba

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


NH Capri La Habana

Address
0,6 mi
Calle 21 entre calle N y O
10100 Habana
Cuba

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 23:59
Weekend: closed


Ocean View Luxury Apartment

Address
0,5 mi
Calle,Nro.,Apto,Entre B y C,Vedado 23,759,1b
10100 Habana
Cuba

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 07:00
Reception
Weekday: 8:00 - 22:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 22:00


ARTeHOTEL Calle 2 Havana

Address
1,1 mi
Calle 2
10100 Habana
Cuba

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Casa Dari

Address
3,1 mi
Calle 42 #703 Entre: Calle 7ma Avenida y Calle 11
10100 Habana
Cuba

Time Information

Checkout: 22:00 - Checkin: 08:00
Reception
Weekday: 8:00 - 22:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 22:00


Grupo Zule and Friends Rooms

Address
2,9 mi
Calle 3a, 3002m apartamento 3, entre 30 y 32
10100 Habana
Cuba

Time Information

Checkout: 16:00 - Checkin: 07:00
Reception
Weekday: 8:00 - 22:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 22:00


Luxury Colonial Minihotel

Address
0,7 mi
Calle B, nro. 455, e/ 19 y 21
La Habana
Cuba

Time Information

Checkout: 13:00 - Checkin: 10:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 23:59
Weekend: 7:00 - 23:59


Havana Linea Rooms

Address
1,3 mi
Calle Linea 951 apt.1 . Entre 8 y 10
10100 Habana
Cuba

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 07:00
Reception
Weekday: 8:00 - 22:00
Weekend: closed


Casa Colonial Asturias

Address
1,0 mi
Lealtad 156
10400 Habana
Cuba

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


House In Front of The Sea

Address
0,8 mi
Calle Marina número 111 apartamento 2-a entre Vapor y principe
10300 La Habana
Cuba

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

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Santos se subordina a la CIA, estima FARC-EP y lo refuta

Published: January 23, 2014
Length: 16:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: teleSUR tv

Representantes de la guerrilla colombiana (FARC-EP o Fuerzas Armadas Revoluciuonarias de Colombia-Ejército del Pueblo) rechazaron las afirmaciones del presidente Juan Manuel Santos en ...


Presentan en Cuba documental sobre Vietnam

Published: September 16, 2014
Length: 53:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: teleSUR tv

En días pasados se presentó en La Habana, Cuba, el documental sobre Vietnam titulado "Viaje al país que ya no existe". En ese trabajo, dirigido por Isabel Santos, se le hace un homenaje...


Russian Foreign Minister on Latam visit

Published: March 25, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: teleSUR English

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov was in Havana on Tuesday, the first stop in his Latin American visit. While in Havana, Lavrov met with Cuban President Raul Castro. On the second leg...


Cuba: El dolor unió a víctimas de la violencia política en Colombia

Published: August 17, 2014
Length: 18:45 min
Rating: 5 of 5
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Voceros de las Naciones Unidas, de la Universidad de Colombia y de la Iglesia católica del país suramericano saludaron en La Habana el respeto y comprensión con los que los representantes...


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Published: December 17, 2013
Length: 05:11 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: teleSUR tv

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Asegura Evo Morales que con ALBA, ciudadanos están mejor en la región

Published: December 15, 2014
Length: 20:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
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La Celac muestra la fortaleza y unión de la región, dice Maduro

Published: January 29, 2014
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Rating: 5 of 5
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Published: January 29, 2014
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Published: January 28, 2014
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Published: April 16, 2013
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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Intelligence Directorate

The Intelligence Directorate (Spanish: Dirección de Inteligencia, or DI, also known as G2 and formerly known as Dirección General de Inteligencia or DGI) is the main state intelligence agency of the government of Cuba. The DI was founded in late 1961 by Cuba's Ministry of the Interior shortly after the Cuban Revolution.

Located at 23.1384, -82.3986 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cuban intelligence agencies, Foreign relations of Cuba

Almendares River

The Almendares River is a 45 km river in the western part of Cuba. It originates from the east of Tapaste and flows north-west into the Straits of Florida. The river acts as a water supply for Havana. The final stretch divides the municipalities of Plaza de la Revolución and Playa. Part of the river valley forms the Almendares Park or Metropolitan Park of Havana (PMH), a few kilometers upstream from the ocean.

Located at 23.1344, -82.4094 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Cuba

John Lennon Park

John Lennon Park or Parque John Lennon (formerly known as Parque Menocal) is a public park, located in the Vedado district in Havana, Cuba.

Located at 23.1319, -82.4003 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Havana, Parks in Cuba, John Lennon

Estadio Latinoamericano

The Estadio Latinoamericano (Spanish for Latin American Stadium) is a stadium in Havana, Cuba. It is primarily used for baseball. Gran Estadio, a spacious pitchers' park with prevailing winds blowing in and boasting a playing surface and lighting system of major-league quality, was built in 1946 as the top baseball park in Latin America. Located in the Cerro neighborhood, it opened with the name Gran Estadio de La Habana and currently holds about 55,000 people.

Located at 23.1183, -82.3761 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Havana, Sport in Havana, Baseball venues in Cuba, National stadiums, Pittsburgh Pirates spring training venues, Brooklyn Dodgers spring training venues, Sports venues completed in 1946

International School of Havana

The International School of Havana (ISH) is an international school in Cuba, located in the exclusive neighborhood of Miramar, Havana.

Located at 23.1239, -82.4197 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
International Baccalaureate schools in Cuba, International schools in Cuba, Educational institutions established in 1965, Education in Havana, Schools in Cuba

Hotel Tryp Habana Libre

Hotel Tryp Habana Libre is one of the larger hotels in Cuba, situated in Vedado, Havana. The hotel has 569 rooms in a 25 floor tower at Calle 23 ("La Rampa") and Calle L.

Located at 23.1392, -82.3828 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
, Hotels in Havana, Hotels established in 1958, Hilton hotels, 1958 establishments in Cuba

Vedado

Vedado is the downtown and a vibrant neighbourhood in the city of Havana, Cuba. Bordered on the east by Central Havana, and on the west by the Miramar/Playa district. The main street running east to west is Calle 23, also known as "La Rampa". The northern edge of the district is the waterfront breakwater known as the Malecón, a famous and popular place for social gatherings in the city. The United States Interests Section complex is located in Vedado.

Located at 23.1311, -82.3942 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Wards of Havana

Miramar, Havana

Miramar is a residential district (consejo popular) of the municipality of Playa, in the city of Havana.

Located at 23.1225, -82.4194 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Wards of Havana, Diplomatic districts

Estadio Pedro Marrero

Estadio Pedro Marrero, the home of CF Ciudad de La Habana, is a multi-purpose stadium in Havana, Cuba. It is now used primarily for football matches. The stadium holds 28,000 and was built in 1929.

Located at 23.1073, -82.4129 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Cuba, Buildings and structures in Havana, Sport in Havana, Multi-purpose stadiums, Defunct college football venues

El Capitolio

El Capitolio, or National Capitol Building in Havana, Cuba, was the seat of government in Cuba until after the Cuban Revolution in 1959, and is now home to the Cuban Academy of Sciences. Its design and name recall the United States Capitol in Washington, D.C. , but it is only superficially similar. Completed in 1929, it was the tallest building in Havana until the 1950s and houses the world's third largest indoor statue.

Located at 23.1353, -82.3594 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Government buildings completed in 1929, Buildings and structures in Havana, Visitor attractions in Havana, Geodesic datums, Neoclassical architecture in Cuba, Seats of national legislatures

Hotel Nacional de Cuba

The Hotel Nacional de Cuba is an historic luxury hotel located on the Malecón in the middle of Vedado, Havana, Cuba. It stands on Taganana hill a few meters from the sea, and offers a view of Havana Harbor, the seawall and the city. The New York architectural firm of McKim, Mead and White designed the hotel, which features a mix of styles. It opened in 1930, when Cuba was a prime travel destination for Americans, long before the United States embargo against Cuba.

Located at 23.1431, -82.3806 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Hotels in Havana, Hotels established in 1930, Coastal fortifications

Colon Cemetery, Havana

The Colon Cemetery or more fully in the Spanish language Cementerio de Cristóbal Colón was founded in 1876 in the Vedado neighbourhood of Havana, Cuba on top of Espada Cemetery. Named for Christopher Columbus, the 140 acre (57 ha) cemetery is noted for its many elaborately sculpted memorials. It is estimated that today the cemetery has more than 500 major mausoleums, chapels, and family vaults.

Located at 23.1231, -82.3986 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cemeteries in Cuba, Museums in Havana

Malecón, Havana

The Malecón (officially Avenida de Maceo) is a broad esplanade, roadway and seawall which stretches for 8 km (4 miles) along the coast in Havana, Cuba, from the mouth of Havana Harbor in Old Havana, along the north side of the Centro Habana neighborhood, ending in the Vedado neighborhood. New businesses are appearing on the esplanade due to economic reforms in Cuba that now allow Cubans to own private businesses.

Located at 23.1417, -82.3681 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Transport in Havana, Buildings and structures in Havana, Waterfronts

Gran Teatro de La Habana

The Gran Teatro de La Habana (Spanish "Great Theatre of Havana") is located in the Paseo del Prado in Havana, Cuba. It is located in a building known as the Palace of the Galician Centre which served as a place of social reunion for the Galician immigrants in Havana. The theatre has been home of the Cuban National Ballet and, on its main stage, of the International Ballet Festival of Havana.

Located at 23.1368, -82.3596 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cuban culture, Theatres in Havana, Spanish Colonial architecture in Cuba, Neoclassical architecture in Cuba

José Martí Memorial

The José Martí Memorial (Spanish: Monumento a José Martí) is a memorial to José Martí, the national hero of Cuba, located on the northern side of the Plaza de la Revolución in the Vedado area of Havana. It consists of a star-shaped tower, a statue of Martí surrounded by six columns, and gardens. The 109 m (358 ft) tower, designed by a team of architects led by Enrique Luis Varela, is in the form of a five-pointed star, encased in grey Cuban marble from the Isla de la Juventud.

Located at 23.1228, -82.3867 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1950s architecture, Museums in Havana, Monuments and memorials in Cuba

Oriental Park Racetrack

Oriental Park Racetrack in Marianao, Havana, Cuba was a thoroughbred horse racing facility operated during the winter months by the Havana-American Jockey Club of Cuba. Founded in 1915, Oriental Park was the only race track in Cuba in the days before Fidel Castro came to power in 1959.

Located at 23.0734, -82.4198 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Horse racing venues in Cuba, Buildings and structures in Havana, Sport in Havana, 1915 establishments

Cuban Academy of Sciences

The Academy of Sciences of Cuba (Academia de Ciencias de Cuba), founded on May 19, 1861 with its headquarters in the National Capitol building in Havana, is Cuba's Academy of Sciences. It is an official institution of the Cuban state with a national scope, independent and consultative in the area of science, and the successor of the former Royal Academy of Medicine, Physical and Natural Sciences of Havana, and is also attached to the Ministry of Science, Technology and the Environment.

Located at 23.1352, -82.3596 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Education in Cuba

Iglesia de Jesús de Miramar

Iglesia de Jesús de Miramar is the second largest church in Cuba. It is located in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of San Cristobal de la Habana. It was begun in 1948 and inaugurated on May 28, 1953. It is done in Roman-Byzantine style. Its architect was Eugenio Cosculluela y Barreras(1893–1978) The murals in the church were painted by the Spanish painter, Cesareo Marciano Hombrados y de Onativia (1909–1977) between the years 1952 and 1959.

Located at 23.1057, -82.4411 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Havana, Roman Catholic churches in Cuba, Church buildings in the Caribbean

Beth Shalom Temple (Havana, Cuba)

Temple Beth Shalom, built in 1952, is a synagogue located near downtown Havana. Much of the original building was sold, and only part remains in Jewish hands today. Extensive repairs were undertaken in the 1990s. Beth Shalom is considered the headquarters of the Cuban Jewish Community. The building also houses a Jewish library.

Located at 23.1416, -82.3894 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Synagogues in Cuba

Espada Cemetery

The Espada Cemetery is a disused cemetery located approximately a mile west of the city of Havana, Cuba, near to the coast and close to the San Lázaro Leper Hospital. In use from 1806 to 1878, the Espada Cemetery was the first burial place formally designed and constructed in the Havana region; prior to the cemetery construction, the Havana custom had been to bury the dead in vaults of the Churches. It was named after the Bishop incumbent at the time of design, José Díaz de Espada y Landa.

Located at 23.1231, -82.3986 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cemeteries in Cuba, Buildings and structures in Havana

Embassy of Russia in Havana

The Embassy of Russia in Havana, Cuba is a striking constructivist building in the Miramar district of the city. Some liken it to a sword, others to a syringe. The embassy is located at #6402 Quinta Avenida (Fifth Avenue, Miramar's prestigious boulevard), between Calles 62 and 66, on a site af about 4 hectares .

Located at 23.1125, -82.4358 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Havana, Diplomatic missions of Russia, Cuba–Soviet Union relations, Cuba–Russia relations, Diplomatic missions in Havana, Constructivist architecture

Acuario Nacional de Cuba

The Acuario Nacional de Cuba (National Aquarium of Cuba) in Havana, Cuba was established in 1960 to focus on "research and environmental education". Displays include those of coral and other tropical species, as well as a well-known dolphinarium and popular sea lion shows.

Located at 23.1156, -82.4366 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buildings and structures in Cuba, Research institutes in Cuba, Education in Havana, Aquaria in Cuba

Cuban pine forests

The Cuban pine forests are a tropical coniferous forest ecoregion on the Caribbean islands of Cuba and Isla de la Juventud. They cover an area of 6,400 km, occurring in separate sections in eastern Cuba and western Cuba and Isla de la Juventud.

Located at 23.13, -82.383 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tropical and subtropical coniferous forests, Ecoregions of the Caribbean, Geography of Cuba, Flora of Cuba, Environment of Cuba, Neotropic ecozone

University of Havana

The University of Havana or UH (in Spanish, Universidad de La Habana) is a university located in the Vedado district of Havana, Cuba. Founded in 1728, the University of Havana is the oldest university in Cuba, and one of the first to be founded in the Americas. Originally a religious institution, today the University of Havana has 15 faculties (colleges) at its Havana campus and distance learning centers throughout Cuba.

Located at 23.1343, -82.382 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
1728 establishments, Educational institutions established in the 1720s, Education in Havana, Havana culture, Visitor attractions in Havana, Universities in Cuba

Paseo del Prado, Havana

Paseo del Prado, is a street in Havana, Cuba, on the dividing line between Centro Habana and Old Havana. Technically, the Paseo includes entire length of Paseo Martí, including: The divided street with promenade extending from the Malecón at San Salvador de la Punta Fortress south to Neptuno Street The street along the west side of the Parque Central The street on the east side of the Capitolio The area around the Fuente de la India fountain.

Located at 23.1372, -82.3589 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Havana, Gardens in Cuba, Visitor attractions in Havana

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