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Cuba Travel Adventures Group

1550-G Tiburon Blvd. Ste. 345

Tiburon, CA 94920

P (415) 789-9398

(415) 435-1762 

CubaTravelGroup@gmail.com

CTAG tours have been licensed and conducted under U.S. Department of the Treasury Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) License No. CT-2013-304351-1, and presently are conducted pursuant to the general license as a U.S. company authorized by OFAC / CFR § 515.574 (Support for the Cuban People) and CFR § 515.575 (Humanitarian projects)

CTAG is a registered travel service provider (TSP) with the Office of Attorney General, Department of Justice of the State of California pursuant to Reg. #CST#2122898-40

Highlights on our Havana Tour

 

  • Soak up the exciting street vibe on an Old Havana Walking Tour

  • Cruise along the Malecon at sunset in a Classic American Car

  • Sample Havana’s lively nightlife to experience the sounds and rhythms that make Cuba special

  • Walk in Hemingway’s footsteps on a classic Hemingway Tour

  • Visit historic plazas, squares and the Museo de la Revolucion to learn about Cuba’s troubled past

  • Enjoy the Artists Quarter as you explore Callejon de Hammel in central Havana

  • Sample Cuban cuisine at some of Havana’s hottest neighbourhood restaurants

  • Sleep in an Historic Hotel or a Casa Particular – a B&B where you will get to know some of the locals

11 DAY INTIMATE CUBA TOUR

 

Our 11-Day Vintage Havana Tour can be completely customised to suit your group, and the order or make-up of the excursions can be altered to fit in with your preferences.  We can also lengthen or shorted the tour to fit in within your available timeframes.

Join our amazing Vintage Havana Tour for the best city adventure in Cuba!  See the wonderful faded facades of some of the city’s oldest buildings, visit historical squares and plazas and see the vibrant Artists Quarter. Be transported back in time as you stroll through the cobbled streets the Old Town, while the sounds and rhythms of Cuba creep into your soul and captivate you.  The Vintage Havana Tour incorporates all the nostalgic elements you would expect, like antique cars, cigars and Salsa rhythms, but you will also have a chance to meet a few  local Cubans and hear their stories at first hand, giving you a rare insider glimpse into the history, culture and rhythms that make Havana unique.

Inclusions on our Havana Tour

 

  • Airport transfers – Classic Car Transfer on arrival (depending on arrival time), regular transfer for departure.

  • Lunch every day at our favourite Cuban Paladar’s in Havana Vieja, Vedado, Miramar and Centro

  • 3 Nights accommodation at your choice of a Historic Hotel, or Authentic Casa Particular including Breakfast

  • Hemingway Tour

  • Old Havana Walking Tour

  • Visit to the Artists Quarter

  • Afternoon Classic Car Tour around the most interesting sites and districts

  • Havana tour extensions available

 

 

It’s your choice! There are a host of extra activities and excursions we can include on our Havana tours including: Art Deco Tour, Hemingway Tour, Vinales Day Tour, Baseball or Boxing, Scuba Diving, Salsa lessons, Cabaret Tropicana and Beach visits.

Sample Itinerary

 

DAY 1

 

Arrival in Havana

Transfer to Hotel

Free time 

Introductory group briefing

Dinner at paladar

 

DAY 2

 

Breakfast at hotel

Visit Ernest Hemingway’s haunts in COJIMAR  - guided walking tour

Interact with locals in Cojimar neighborhoods

Lunch at paladar

Old Havana city tour

Visit the Optical Tower; Old Havana model; Museum of the Revolution, Chocolate museum and Hotel Nacional de Cuba

Shopping and strolling in Old Havana

Dinner at paladar w/ musical entertainment

 

DAY 3

 

Breakfast at hotel

Antique car cruise of  Havana

Salsa dancing lesson and exhibition  

Lunch at paladar

Visit Callejon neighborhood and take part in folklore show 

Stroll the Malecon

Free time  

Dinner on our own

Clubbing on the terrace with salsa dance instructors as optional dance partners

 

DAY 4

 

Breakfast at hotel

Leave Havana for Las Terrazas UNESCO biosphere reserve

Hike the Las Terrazas hillsides

Tour coffee plantation and Artist’s home

Lunch at Las Terrazas 

Interact with locals in Las Terrazas region

Dinner and overnight at Las Terrazas

 

DAY 5

 

Breakfast at hotel

Transfer toward Vinales

Tour the limestone caves at La Moncada  

Visit La Moncada monument; interact with locals at community field  

Vinales - free time for shopping, massage, taking in the sights  

Dinner at paladar

Overnight in Vinales

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DAY 6

 

Breakfast at hotel

Hike or horseback in Vinales to tobacco plantation

Lunch at organico farm hilltop restaurant

Visit rum factory and famous tobacco plantation i

Learn about Cuba's unique medical services and visit medical office/hospital    

Dinner at paladar

Overnight at farm

 

DAY 7

 

Breakfast at farm

Walk the farm; swim the lake; learn of Cuban agritourism

Box lunch in nature

Stop en route to Havana and visit small village

Play soccer/hacky-sack with locals in Havana parque

Swim and leisure at hotel

Dinner on our own

 

DAY 8

 

Breakfast at hotel

Visit Chocolate Museum and Hotel Nacional

Visit studio of “the Picasso of Cuba,” artist Jose Fuster; private lunch

Baseball game at Los Industriales (Havana’s national team) stadium

Free time 

Dinner at one of Anthony Bourdain’s favorite Havana paladars

 

DAY 9

 

Breakfast at hotel

Stroll the Malecon to baseball field; interact with teams and deliver donations

Walk the Malecon to Patronato at the synagogue 

Discussion on religion in Cuba and Cuba’s universal medical care system

Distribute medicines and pharmacy donations 

Lunch @La Ferminia paladar; running spades menu 

Visit Literacy Museum 

Free time for shopping and strolling

Dinner at paladar

 

DAY 10

 

Breakfast at hotel

Visit handcraft market, Old Havana churches

Visit “the Hyde Park speaker’s corner of Havana” and chat with locals

Tour cigar factory and watch cigar rolling demonstrations

Lunch at Hemingway’s Ambos Mundos Hotel rooftop restaurant

Free time to stroll and shop

Take in the cannon ceremony at Morro Castle

Farewell dinner at paladar 

 

DAY 11

 

Breakfast at hotel

Departure Havana airport  

Arrival in the U.S.

 

Duration - 11 days,  10 Nights 

 

Start - Havana, Cuba

 

Finish - Havana, Cuba

 

Group Size

 

Meals

 

Accomodation -  

 

Transport

 

Inclusions - Local English-speaking guide, Airport transfers – Classic Car Transfer on arrival (depending on arrival time), regular transfer for departure. Lunch every day at our favourite Cuban Paladar’s in Havana Vieja, Vedado, Mirmar and Centro. 3 Nights accommodation at your choice of a Historic Hotel, or Casa Particular including Breakfast. Hemingway Tour. Old Havana Walking Tour. Visit to the Artists Quarter. Afternoon Classic Car Tour around the most interesting sites. Havana tour extensions available.

 

Exclusions - International flights, all lunches and dinners (unless specified), travel insurance, visa & passport costs, drinks, tips, optional activities, airport taxes.