Classic Cuba - Pearl of the Antilles

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Highlights

• Visit 4 UNESCO World Heritage sites - colonial Trinidad, Old Havana, Cienfuegos and the Vinales Valley
• Visit 2 UNESCO Biosphere Reserves - Sierra del Rosario & the Zapata Marshlands
• Escambray Mountains
• Attend the famous Tropicana Cabaret
• Vintage 1950's car tour
• Visits to a maternity home & seniors centre
• Cultural interactions and musical performances

Fact File

• 13 land days
• Maximum 16 travelers
• Start and finish in Havana
• All meals included
• Cuban medical insurance included
• Activity Level: 1


 

Discover Cuba - a Caribbean gem! Now less forbidden and naturally enticing for all who desire to find a cultural oasis of warm generous people. Cuba's riches go beyond its vibrant culture and famous white sand beaches. It offers a rich natural landscape which includes no less than 4 UNESCO world heritage sites and 2 UNESCO biosphere reserves. Be inspired by Cuba's soulful art, musical rhythms and vibrant dance. Reconnect with Havana's heyday of the 1950's with a performance at the Tropicana Cabaret.

Enjoy a walking tour through the streets of old Havana; visit a cigar factory; walk along paths in search of native bird life in the national parks; lay back and relax on Cubas famous beaches; attend the Tropicana Cabaret show; and most importantly, make contact with the Cuban people. Our adventure maximizes our interaction with the local people so you can learn first-hand what life in Cuba is really like. Join us as we go in search of the vibrant culture of Cuba.

U.S. Travel To Cuba - Our tour is a full time program with many inclusions and little to no free time on most days of the program. With this consideration, all our Cuban tours fall within 1 of the 12 categories that qualify for a general authorization to travel to Cuba by the US Government. Some airlines will request you to complete a self declaration or traveler certification form prior to boarding your flight to Havana. We suggest you choose the “Support for the Cuban People” option.

Further Reading

- Traveling to Cuba - myth, reality and resolution - ITN article
- NY Times: Restrictions on Travel to Cuba Are Eased

FROM: $4295 USD

DATES, PRICES & AVAILABILITY

  has guaranteed departures

Accommodations

Comfortable, well-located hotels with private bathrooms throughout.

Comfort notes

Some long drives.

Itinerary - detailed itinerary

Day 1: Arrive in Havana
Day 2: Havana Sites & Afro Cuban Religion
Day 3: Sierra del Rosario Biosphere Reserve
Day 4: Vinales Valley, Indian's Cave
Day 5: To Cienfuegos via the Marshlands
Day 6: Cienfuegos Sites, Cuban Health Care, Sunset Cruise
Day 7: Social Cuba, Colonial Trinidad (UNESCO)
Day 8: Cuban Percussion, Beach Time
Day 9: Escambray Mountains, to Santa Clara
Day 10: Santa Clara - Revolution Sites
Day 11: Hemingway's Home, Classic American Cars & Tropicana Cabaret
Day 12: Havana - Entrepreneurship, Buena Vista Social Club
Day 13: Depart Havana
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