DAY 1 - Friday (the Itinerary below can usually be adapted to travelers' days of the week for departures)

 

  • U.S.A. Flight to Havana

  • Airport Transfer to Hotel and check-in

  • Lunch / Dinner at one of our favorite paladares (private restaurants)

  • Cabaret show at the famous Tropicana Nightclub

 

 

DAY 2 - Saturday  

 

  • Breakfast at hotel/casa

  • Walking tour of Old Havana - Parque Central and its “Baseball Debates”; Hotel Ambos Mundos and Bar Floridita, Hemingway hotel room and hangouts;  the Four plazas of Old Havana:  Vieja and its Camara Oscura; Catedral and its “Callejon Eutimia” graphics workshop & gallery; Armas; and San Francisco (“Plaza Palomas”)

  • Cooking and mojito lesson with Chef Enrique at upcoming nightclub/paladar Espacios

  • Lunch at Espacios

  • Visit Havana Club rum and /or Partagas tobacco factories

  • Visit indoor Arts & Crafts market 

  • Dinner at one of our favorite paladares

  • Cannon ceremony at Morro fortress

  • Optional evening jazz show or Salsa dance club

 

DAY 3 - Sunday  

 

  • Breakfast at hotel/casa

  • Optional day trip into the lush Pinar del Rio province and Vinales Valley

  • Salsa lesson at La Casa del Son

  • Visit Fuster house & neighborhood of "Fusterlandia"

  • Lunch @ Jose Fuster's home or a Fuster's neighborhood paladar

  • Classic American car tour of Greater Havana (one hour)

  • Walk on the Malecon

  • Take in a baseball game or free time in Old Havana

  • Farewell dinner at a favorite paladar

  • Optional evening at Cafe Jazz on the Malecon, or opt to enjoy art & music at Fabrica de Arte Cubano

 

DAY 4 - Monday   

 

  • Breakfast at hotel/casa 

  • Airport transfer

  • Farewell Cuba!

 

 

Price:  $2495 - $2995 (prices are higher during peak periods)

 

 

Inclusions:

 

  • Round trip air from Florida (for JFK and Houston flights, prices may be higher)

  • Visa for Cuba

  • Cuba health insurance coverage throughout trip

  • Airport transfers

  • Lodging at private casa particular of our choosing - double occupancy

  • Breakfasts daily

  • Lunches and dinners as shown (three courses; a la carte choices extra)

  • Private guide for small groups (maximum 6)

  • Private driver and air-conditioned vehicle

  • Admissions & fees

  • Bottled or purified water throughout

 

Exclusions:

 

  • Alcohol

  • Snacks

  • Checked bag fee $20/bag - optional

  • Cuba airport departure tax $25 included with air ticket

  • Gratuities to guide manager, private guide, private driver, lodging/restaurant guides, venue guides

  • Optional trip insurance - links provided

  • Single supplement $200.00

 

Best efforts made to fulfill itinerary schedules.  Cuba travel is weather-dependent and subject with occasional government delays and closures.