Cuba destination information
All you need to know before visiting Cuba
Cuba is a medium sized country with around 11M Cuban. Official language is Spanish. Cuba uses metric system (kilograms, centimeters, °C). Time zone is UTC-05:00 with daylight saving time. Currency used in Cuba is Cuban Peso (CUP).
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ATMs in Cuba are . Internet speed in Cuba is on average 1.6 Mbps. In Cuba you drive on the right side. Most cars have manual transmission (stick).🏙️ Havana
👨👩👦👦 11M ☀️ ~25 °C 🌧 ~111 mm 👍 Developing 🚩 110k km2 (42k mi²)
Cuba uses 110/220V, 60Hz with sockets and plugs Type A, Type B, Type C and Type L.
Currency 💱1 CUP = 1 USD
Cuba uses the Cuban peso (symbol: ?), code CUP.Banknotes come in denominations of 500, 200, 100, 50, 20, 10, 5, 3 and 1 pesos. Peso is subdivided into 100 centavos. Coins come in denominations of 3 and 1 pesos and 20 centavos.
Tipping 💁🏽Expected to tip
Tipping is expected in Cuba since staff depend on tips to supplement their often minimum wages.
Mobile Phone 📱
Emergency Calls 🚨Police :
119Fire department :
To call Cuba, dial +, then 53 (the country code for Cuba), then the area code (without the initial 0) and the local number.Locally
For local calls within Cuba, start with the area code (with the initial 0). In the case above area code is 7 .
international: + 53 7 1234567
calling local: 07 1234567
Internet Speed 💯
Internet speed in Cuba is on average 1.6 Mbps.
WiFi coverage in Cuba is very low. It's quite hard to find one.
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In Cuba you drive on the right side. Most cars have manual transmission (stick).
Unless otherwise posted, the speed limits for cars and motorcycles are as follows: 100 km/h (62 mph) on motorways, 100 km/h (62 mph) on expressways, 40-60 km/h (24-37 mph) in all built-up areas and 60 km/h (37 mph) on undivided highways.
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