Habana, Cienfuegos/Bay of Pigs/Trinidad, Santa Clara
This program will take you to a good portion of the west side of this amazing Country. You will fly into Habana and out of Santa Clara airports.
We can customize your program with a variety of different themes that are still legal to US participants.
Each of our programs give the participant a real people-to-people experience while seeing this amazing county first hand and the new freedoms, business opportunities and changes that have happened for the Cuban people over the years. We give participants the ability to forgo traditional hotels, if they prefer, and stay with the Cuban people. We were one of the first to start staying in Private Homes since 2012. We started the concept of Support of the Cuban People.
We can provide airfare from several different US cities. We have very nice, upscale, private boutique hotels. We can lower the price with regular Casa Particulars or possibly get hotels.
All programs have a guide with you each day and vehicle and driver as needed.
Day 1 Arrive in Havana. Transfers from airport to our private casa in the Old City. Depending on arrival time you will head over to Fusterland for a visit and the take you on a drive around the Malacon before going to your accommodations. You will then have dinner at a local paladar
for groups of 6 or more, we will have dinner at Artechef – The Habana Culinary School at 6PM for dinner at school with tour of kitchen. (Bring culinary items) (D)
Day 2 Breakfast. City tour of La Habana Vieja (Old Habana) with an architectural heritage spanning more than five centuries, a virtual time machine of styles and techniques. As you walk down the main street – Obispo Street, you will notice the buzz in the air as Cubans are going about their daily routine. Your guide will continue to visit each of the four plazas in Old Havana (there are really 5 now); You will have lunch at a local paladar. . After lunch you will continue the tour of the old city and visit a really unique room for an amazing view and then off to an artisan market. Dinner at a local rooftop Paladar. (B, L, D)
Day 3 Breakfast. You will then make a quick visit a local produce market and learn about the current ration system and see local farmers bringing their goods to market and how the processes and two currency system are different then in the US. You then head to Hemingway’s House and then Cojimar for lunch. After lunch you will tour Modern Habana with the beautiful sights and architecture and see the people and culture of Cuba. Dinner on your own (B, L)
Day 4 Breakfast. You will visit the UNESCO site of Las Terrazas; the old coffee plantation, special coffee house, local artists and family farm for a country lunch. Dinner on your own (B, L)
Day 5 Breakfast. You will then depart for Trinidad. Stop along the way for lunch at the Bay of Pigs. Dinner at a local paladar in Trinidad. Stay at private Casa Particular (B, L, D)
Day 6 Breakfast. you will have a tour of Trinidad including a stop at a local pottery maker. You will then head to Sugar Mill Valley and visit an old Sugar Plantation and tower of Manaca. Continue on to Santa Clara to see the outside of the Che Mausoleum and Shielded Train. We will visit and have lunch at the Project Naturarte, (project artistic–environmental linked to the community that promotes the harmonic integration of these elements on the base of the sustainable development and sustainable car, with an educational focus). After Lunch you will visit the local area. Dinner at local paladar (B, L D)
Day 8 Breakfast at Hotel. We will head to the airport in Santa Clara for flights back to the USA (B)
PRICES ARE PER PERSON BASED ON 2 PER ROOM
THESE PRICES ARE BASED ON A MINIMUM OF 2 PEOPLE
These are SMALL groups not groups of 20-40 people
Prices for program above with Ultimate Cuba Experience in total Support of the Cuban People
PRICE PER PERSON DOUBLE: $2950 land $3545 Land & Air/Visa from many US airports (call for exact Air Prices)
SINGLE SUPPLEMENT IS $425
To stay in hotels, prices would go up $300-900 or more, per person, depending on the hotel and availability
INCLUDES: 15 meals. Hotel/Casa Accommodations. entrance fees as required above, All people to people interaction and guide services. (if air is purchased also includes air, visa, departure tax and Cuban health insurance)
Not Included: baggage fees, gratuities for meals, driver and guides, travel cancellation insurance and meals not listed in itinerary.
We can create a custom dates and itineraries for your groups.
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