Santa Cruz
in Provincia de Sancti Spíritus, Cuba

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
22.011 and -79.489 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 22° 0' 38" and W -79° 29' 20"
Currency and Currency Code:
Peso - CUP
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:10 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: America/Havana
UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:36 am and 8:05 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-12.116 and 96.895 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Bantam Village
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Current travel safety evaluation for Cuba in Caribbean

Safety Score: 2,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Cuba.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Cuba. Last Update: 2024-06-25 08:19:33

Explore Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz in Provincia de Sancti Spíritus is a city in Cuba about 200 mi (or 322 km) east of Havana, the country's capital.

Local time in Santa Cruz is now 11:10 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named America / Havana with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Santa Cruz, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Cuba is Sancti Spiritus Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 7 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Cuba is Urban Historic Centre of Cienfuegos in a distance of 10 mi (or 16 km), North. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Cabaiguan, Sancti Spiritus, Taguasco, Fomento and La Sierpe. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 88 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 61%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 43% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 25th of June 2024

31°C (88 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Wednesday, 26th of June 2024

32°C (89 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Thursday, 27th of June 2024

30°C (86 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Hotel E del Rijo

6,5 mi
Honorato del Castillo No.12
60100 Sancti Spiritus

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Hotel E Plaza

6,5 mi
Independencia No.2
60100 Sancti Spiritus

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Cuban life in the streets of Sancti Spiritus Cuba

Published: November 13, 2014
Length: 29:45 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Xandra Dekker

Sancti Spiritus is a pleasant town to spend a few hours. The town of Sancti Spiritus, founded in 1514 has 90000 inhabitants and is one of the first cities in Cuba. It`s a charming colonial...

Sancti Spiritus Cuba Club de Motos Clasicas

Published: July 11, 2012
Length: 26:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Reives Obregon

Club de Motos Clasicas.

Sancti Spiritus Cuba Club de Motos Clasicas 2

Published: July 11, 2012
Length: 47:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Reives Obregon

Club de Motos Clasicas.2012.

Sancti Spíritus: La Presa Zaza, se consolida como símbolo de la revolución hidráulica en Cuba

Published: August 29, 2012
Length: 47:17 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: Cuba Hoy

El mayor embalse de nuestro país se encuentra todavía aliviando como consecuencia de las más recientes precipitaciones. Próxima a sus cuatro décadas, la presa Zaza ratifica la seguridad...

Sancti Spíritus: Generación de electricidad a partir de energía renovable

Published: March 28, 2013
Length: 49:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Cuba Hoy

En Sancti Spíritus existen potencialidades para general con fuentes renovables la totalidad de la electricidad que demanda ese territorio, según afirman espe...

Sancti Spíritus: Éxitos de la Salud Pública cubana

Published: March 20, 2013
Length: 18:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Cuba Hoy

La provincia de Sancti Spíritus mantiene en cero la tasa de mortalidad infantil, en los primeros meses de este año.

Artesana de trajes de bodas y quinces de Sancti Spíritus

Published: August 02, 2010
Length: 28:04 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: CentroVisión Yayabo

Publicado por CentroVisión Yayabo

Llegando en Camión a Sancti Spíritus

Published: July 14, 2012
Length: 21:50 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Gabriela Sepúlveda

Llegando a Sancti Spíritus, Cuba.

Eine neue Schmiede für unser Projekt in Sancti Spíritus

Published: October 29, 2012
Length: 35:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Cuba Sí Berlin

Ende Juni 2012 konnte Cuba Sí eine weitere Metallwerkstatt eröffnen -- diesmal in unserem Milchprojekt Sancti Spíritus, „Dos Rios". Unser Compañero Konny hat...

Sancti Spíritus: Trabajadores de ETECSA apoyan las labores de recuperación en Guantánamo

Published: October 27, 2012
Length: 18:05 min
Rating: 2 of 5
Author: Cuba Hoy

Los trabajadores espirituanos apoyan las labores de recuperación en las provincias orientales. Una brigada de telecomunicaciones de Cuba ETECSA partió hacia Guantánamo.

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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.


Cuba, officially the Republic of Cuba, is an island country in the Caribbean. The nation of Cuba consists of the main island of Cuba, the Isla de la Juventud, and several archipelagos. Havana is the capital of Cuba and its largest city, followed by Santiago de Cuba. To the north of Cuba lies the United States (150 km or 93 mi away) and the Bahamas, Mexico is to the west, the Cayman Islands and Jamaica are to the south, and Haiti and the Dominican Republic are to the southeast.

Located at 22, -79.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
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Cuba, Caribbean countries, Communist states, Eastern Bloc, Former Spanish colonies, Gulf of Mexico, Island countries, Member states of the United Nations, Republics, Single-party states, Socialist states, Spanish-speaking countries, States and territories established in 1902


Guayos is a small town located in the municipality of Cabaiguán, province of Sancti Spíritus, Cuba.

Located at 22.0497, -79.4622 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Sancti Spíritus Province