Geography of Matanzas

Matanzas is located on the side of a spacious bay, surrounded by elevations, Matanzas was well known at an early stage, as shown in early maps of Cuba and the Caribbean.its geographic gave it a trademark.

The Yumurí Valley is a natural landscape in the Matanzas province that covers a total area of 9666 hectares of plains and some heights, this place abounds in flora and fauna of the islandare a variety of archaeological and endemic plant species Melocactus matanzanus lion.