Havana Plus Nature Circuit

6 Days, 5 Nights. Deal Price: $2,659.88. Become immersed in the vibrant Cuban culture & experience everything from the bustling & historic city of Havana to the rural & lush Vinales Valley, Cuba's tobacco country. Maximum group size 10. Private friends & family Cuba adventures are our specialty!
Havana Plus Nature Circuit

Location

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Havana, Cuba

Inclusions

An Unforgettable 6 days, 5 nights touring the Pearl Isle of the Caribbean

Your custom-designed Cuba Far and Wide small group private tour includes:

  •  Optional pre- and post-trip Florida airport hotel reservations
  •  Airfare credit from Miami or FLL $200.00*
  •  Airport transfers***
  •  Official Cuba Visa / Tourist Card
  •  Legal Itinerary for Americans traveling to Cuba
  •  Cuba health insurance
  •  Private guiding and air-conditioned transport throughout
  •  Additional optional tour days before or after your trip
  •  Lodging at our fine residencias with breakfast**
  •  Hotel options***
  •  Dinners each evening at Cuba's best family-run restaurants (paladares)
  •  Tropicana Nightclub Show***
  •  Unforgettable experiences alongside the wonderful Cuban people
  •  Per person, Double occupancy (Single Supplement $700.00)
  • Group size limited to 10

DAY 1 USA – Havana   Private Residence (or Hotel option)

  • Flights USA to Havana
  • Airport greeting by Guide and Drive; transfer to Old Havana
  • Enjoy snacks and drinks with people-watching at Plaza Vieja
  • Specialist-guided art, architecture, cultural, history, photography walking tour of Old Havana
  • Visit Havana's four main plazas: Plaza Vieja, Plaza de las Armas, Plaza San Francisco and Plaza Catedral
  • Lunch at café with University of Havana political science professor
  • Continue walking tour of Old Havana, with visits to Parque Central, Museum of the Revolution and Havana Fine Arts Museum
  • Dinner at paladar, one of Havana's best private family-run restaurants that have fueled rapid economic growth since 2008
  • Musical evening on the streets of Old Havana (or optional Tropicana Nightclub show***)

DAY 2 Havana   Private Residence (or Hotel option)

  • Breakfast at lodging
  • Salsa dance lesson
  • Classic American car tour of greater Havana - 1 hour ending on the Malecon (“Embarcadero,” Havana’s social gathering place), with a brief walk to the iconic Hotel Nacional, HQ of the Cuban Revolution, home to the Mob, the Mafia, international movie stars, and glitterati during Havana’s “Roaring ‘50’s”
  • Lunch at café
  • Visit the Havana community of Jaimanitas for a walking tour through the unique neighborhood of “Fusterlandia,” the remarkable ceramic art project of “The Picasso of Cuba” Jose Fuster
  • Dinner at paladar
  • Evening of music and art at the world renown Fabrica de Arte Cubano

DAY 3 Havana - Viñales   Private Residence (or Hotel option)

  • Early breakfast at lodging
  • Transfer to Viñales via the orchid gardens and river of the Soroa region
  • Viewpoint of the Valley at Balcon de Valle
  • Tour and lunch at a family-operated sustainable produce farm
  • Horseback ride or hike through the mogotes (karst formations) of the Viñales Valley to visit tobacco plantation 
  • Tour Viñales town
  • Check-in to lodging and free time
  • Dinner at hilltop paladar

DAY 4 Viñales - Havana   Private Residence (or Hotel option)

  • Breakfast at lodging
  • Boat ride through the Cueva del Indio
  • Transfer back toward Havana via a visit to the UNESCO BIOSPHERE and agricultural community of Las Terrazas; walk in the Terrazas rainforest with resident naturalist; bird watching and zipline options available
  • Sandwich & salad lunch at café
  • Visit provocative artist’s home art gallery
  • Dinner at paladar
  • Buena Vista Social Club show

DAY 5 Havana   Private Residence

  • Breakfast at lodging
  • Walk in the shoes of an average Cuban, visit rations store and local market
  • Private cooking and mojito lesson followed by lunch
  • Transfer to Callejon de Hamel, the Havana home of Cuba’s predominant Santeria spiritual faith (akin to Haiti’s Voodoo)
  • Enjoy the Sunday-only Hamel street celebration featuring high-tempo percussion, dance and song
  • Take a music lesson in traditional Cuban instruments or learn a Cuban rhythm in an instrument of your choosing
  • Enjoy our festive Farewell Cuba! dinner at one of our favorite paladares
  • Sunday-only late-night salsa dance frenzy and show under the stars on the Malecon at Club 1830; or
  • Visit the rooftop Jazz Club on the Malecon for late-night jazz fusion, drinks and snacks

DAY 6 Havana - USA

  • Breakfast at lodging
  • Brief boat ride across the Harbor to deliver gifts of badly-needed OTC medical supplies and children’s medicines to the community of Regla
  • Lunch at café
  • Airport transfer
  • Farewell Cuba

***Additional charge

* $200 airfare credit applied on CTAG-booked flights. Inquire for details.

See our Downloadable Itinerary here: Intinerary

Special Note: This itinerary is only one example of a CTAG Cuba travel adventure. We are happy to customize any Cuba travel experiences to your private friends’ family’s or affinity group’s own travel pace, energies and your unique interests much as we’ve done for travelers journeying with us “off the beaten track” on the Cuban isle ever since our beginnings in 2004. We promise to leave your group with indelible memories of your experiences in Cuba with us.

Booking Change / Cancellation Policy: Cancel or change your trip for another without charge to 60 days before departure for a full trip credit until December 1, 2022.

Change without Fees: If you book now but have to cancel your trip, you’ll receive a travel credit in the full amount you paid for your vacation that can be used for any CTAG destination or itinerary in the future.  If hotel or other lodging prices are higher at the time of rebooking, you will have to pay the difference. For further assistance, call 1-415-789-9398.

Havana Plus Nature Circuit 2021 departure dates

November 13  unavailable

November 23

December 11

December 18

Havana Plus Nature Circuit 2022 departure dates

January 8

January 22

February 5

February 12

March 5   (8 spots remain)

March 19  (9 spots remain)

March 26  ( 7 spots remain)

April 2

April 9

April 23

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