DAY 1 » ARRIVAL TO HAVANA
You will be welcomed in Havana at the Jose Marti International Airport and transferred to a fine city hotel.
DAY 2 » DISCOVERING COLONIAL HAVANA
Enjoy a nice breakfast and get ready for your first guided tour. Take your camera and your bottle of water (included!) and start this 3-hour exploration of the old part of the city through its World Heritage’s colonial architecture and cobblestoned streets. Stroll around Plaza de Armas, Plaza de San Francisco de Asis, Plaza Vieja and Plaza de la Catedral. Then, from a comfortable and elegant horse-drawn carriage, you will see the outskirts of Old Havana, including Havana´s Port, the Capitol Building, Prado Promenade and the Revolution Museum. The afternoon will be yours to walk around as desired. You may follow your guide´s suggestions to make your own Havana holiday.
DAY 3 » VISITING A SELF-SUFFICIENT COMMUNITY
Now that you have appreciated the marvels of the capital city, you will be eager to know more about this lovely island. Right after your breakfast at hotel, you will start your second adventure travelling to Las Terrazas Community, where you will listen to a short explanation of this Community Project before visiting the 19th Century Buena Vista Coffee Plantation. Lunch will be in one of the local restaurants. And before being taken to your private accommodation in Viñales with dinner included this first night, you will have some spare time to take a swim in Rio San Juan.
DAY 4 » HIKING THROUGH THE LAND OF TOBACCO
After a delicious breakfast, enjoy the exceptional beauty of the Viñales Valley landscape, its fields with different crops, attractive haystack mountains, rare fauna and endemic trees. You will get an insight into the region´s agriculture by visiting several crop fields, meet farmers from the region as well as visit a tobacco farm to learn about the growing process of this important crop.
DAY 5 » RETURNING TO HAVANA
After having had breakfast, wait for your private transfer to Havana where you will have another day to relax and discover a lot more about this wonderful city. Accommodation will be at a city hotel.
DAY 6 » ARRIVING TO A SMALL BOUTIQUE TOWN
After breakfast you will be privately transferred to the centre of the island. In the afternoon, you will be able to admire the beauty of this colonial town from a horse-drawn carriage. Visit the Cuartel de Dragones, the Pottery workshop, Santa Ana Square and the lookout point. A beverage is included during the tour. Accommodation in Trinidad will be at a private place with dinner included on the first night.
DAY 7 » TRYING A SAILING EXPERIENCE
On your 7th day in Cuba, you will cross the sea by catamaran or sailing boat to go to Cayo Blanco and enjoy snorkeling along the coral reef with the equipment provided. Thus, right after breakfast, hurry up to take your passport as well as your bathing suit before your transfer arrives to take you to the marina from where the boat departs. After a welcoming cocktail, enjoy some leisure time at the beach. A seafood lunch will be served and an open bar with a variety of Cuban refreshments will make your trip a lot more enjoyable. Observe iguanas, hutias and other species inhabiting the cay.
DAY 8-9-10 » RELAXING AT A BEACH RESORT
After having the morning at leisure so you can buy your souvenirs in this lovely city or visit that Museum you were willing to go, you will be privately transferred to the most beautiful beach in the island. There, you could just relax on the sandy beaches or ask for some advise if you are willing to do some other activities.
DAY 11 » LEAVING CUBA
You will have plenty of time in your transfer from Varadero to José Marti International Airport in Havana that you can spend on sightseeing, texting, blogging or sleeping before your outbound flight.