from EUR 1822.80 / 2 pax
Airport Arrival or pick up on Havana. Transfer to Viñales.
Sleep at Viñales.
Duration: 5 hours Operational days: DAILY Departure Time: 09.00 HRS Notes: Entrances and lunch included
Stop at Los Jasmines lookout to see Viñales Valley, with time to take pictures. Stop at Dos Hermanas Valley, time to take pictures of the Mural de la Prehistoria. Visit to “Roots” project. Visit to a tobacco field and a farmer´s house (you can drink coffee and smoke a cigar). Visit to a tobacco leaves selection house. Visit to EL Palenque de los Cimarrones, a place where a run-away slave’s hide-out is recreated. You´ll learn about Afro-Cuban religion in the 19th century. Visit to the Indian Cave with a boat trip through a subterranean river. Visit to “El Paraiso” farm. Lunch is at a typical Cuban restaurant.
Sleep at Viñales.
CAYO JUTÍAS BEACH DAY
Duration: 9 hours Operational days: DAILY Departure Time: 09.00 HRS Notes: Lunch not included, american car transfer
Cayo Jutías beach travel. We guarantee an authentic relaxing trip to this crystal, clear, and calm waters of our Coral reefs, which are excellent for diving, swimming or just snorkeling.
Sleep at Viñales.
SIGHTSEEING TRANSFER VIÑALES TO HAVANA
Duration: 8 hours Operational days: DAILY Departure Time: 08:00 HRS Included: Guide, entrance to: Soroa Orchid gardens, waterfall and to Finca Vigía, short tour of Cojímar and three course lunch in Cojímar. Not Included: Any drinks with lunch and drinks or snacks aditional during the day.
An early departure at approximately 0800 hrs. takes us away from beautiful Viñales and east along the motorway where after approximately 90 minutes we will take a short detour to the Botanical Gardens at Soroa, where the largest collection of Orchids can be found in Latin America. With magnificent views of the rolling palm clad hills of the Sierra Del Rosario the gardens are beautiful and contain over 700 species of Orchid alone! We can also enjoy a short walk to the impressive Soroa waterfall, a tranquil setting in a sub-tropical valley.
The morning continues and we head through the suburbs of Havana where we make a stop at Finca Vigía, the former Cuban home of the legendary writer and resident of Havana, Ernest Hemingway. The beautiful mansion house remains untouched since he left the house expecting to return! The tour covers the gardens and allows us to look into the rooms from outside. We continue to the village of , the setting for Hemingway´s world famous book “ The Old Man and the Sea “ and after a short orientation walk we will enjoy lunch in the village.
After lunch we will take the short journey along the Via Blanca coastal road and as the Havana skyline comes into view, head under the tunnel and into Havana where you will be dropped off at your chosen accommodation at approximately 16:30 hrs.
Sleep at Havana.
HAVANA CITY TOUR
Duration: 7 hours Operational days: DAILY Departure Time: 09:00 HRS Notes: Museum Entrance Fee, A bottle of water, Lunch, Complementary drink, Transportation and Guide service. Suggestions: Comfortable clothes and shoes
Take a walking tour around Old Havana historical centre to discover the architectural beauty of this city. Your guide will take you to the main squares of the colonial area: Plaza de Armas, Plaza de San Francisco de Asis, Plaza Vieja and Plaza de la Catedral. Continue by taxi around the modern part of the city with various stops at some of their best attractions: The Capitol building, the Revolution square and the Hotel Nacional de Cuba. Drive along former residential neighborhoods Vedado and Miramar to appreciate different architectural styles. Entrance to one Museum is included.
Sleep at Havana.
SIGHTSEEING TRANSFER HAVANA TO CIENFUEGOS
Operational days: DAILY Departure Time: 08:00 HRS Not Included: Any additional drinks and snacks. Included: Transport, guide, entrance to Guamá and boat ride to the replica village, entrance to the Crocodile Sanctuary, three course lunch in the Playa Larga area with one drink included (water, beer, soft drink, rum based drink), entrance to Cueva De Los Peces.
We depart from Havana at 8:00 a.m. and head south east through the Sugar Cane and Citrus plantations towards the UNESCO preserved Zapata National Park where the first stop will be at Guamá.
Guamá is a replica village of Cuba’s earliest settlers the Taino Indians who lived on the island in the 1100s, the original settlers on the island. Located on a string of small islands and reached by an exhilarating boat ride through the mangroves, there are also a number of life size sculptures depicting the life of these early settlers. A crocodile sanctuary is also located here and you can enter the sanctuary to see the reptiles basking in the sun.
Continuing the journey into the Zapata National Park we reach the Bay of Pigs the site of the failed CIA backed invasion of Cuba that was repelled by the revolutionary troops commanded by Fidel Castro himself. We will briefly visit the museum to gain an insight into one of the major world events from the 1960s and an important date in Cuba’s revolutionary history.
After a relaxing lunch in the area we will travel along the south coast as the afternoon progresses and stop at a wonderful oasis! The Cueva De Los Peces is a natural salt water pool set in a beautiful and tranquil woodland location. Take an afternoon cooling swim in the waters and spot the huge variety of tropical fish or take a cocktail or a cool beer and sit and enjoy the sun for a while.
From the pool the drive onwards to Cienfuegos is not too long and on arrival you will be dropped at your accommodation.
Sleep at Cienfuegos.
CIENFUEGOS CITY TOUR
Duration: 4 hours Operational days: DAILY Departure Time: 09:00 HRS Notes: Terry Theater entrance fee, Complementary drink, Lunch, Transportation and Guide Service. Suggestions: Comfortable clothes and shoes
Spend half a day unveiling the secrets of Cienfuegos city, the so called Pearl of the South. Enjoy a panoramic tour through the National Monument (La Punta), El Palacio de Valle and El Paseo del Prado. Stroll along the boulevard to visit the monument to one of Cuba’s most treasured musicians, Beny Moré. Make the most of your time in the city’s heart by visiting the Cathedral as well as the Thomas Terry Theatre, one of Cuba’s oldest and most beautiful theatres. Lunch is included at a local restaurant.
Transfer to Havana
Departure Time: 17.00 HRS
Sleep at Havana.
Transfer Havana to Airport (Optional)
Departure Time: On request
Do not miss the opportunity to book your tour package for this season before Cuba is overbooked!
5 PLACES - 7 DAYS
Know the most important places of Cuba: Havana, Viñales Valley, National Zapata Park, Cienfuegos City, Trinidad City, Santa Clara and Varadero beach. Perfect for experience an amazing vacation history in Cuba! Build your own history!
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