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 2 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 “People to People Educational Activities” or “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
Day 7: Social Cuba, Colonial Trinidad (UNESCO)
Day 8: Cuban Percussion, Sunset Cruise
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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