This popular trip visits Cuba’s unique historic capital of Havana with its faded colonial grandeur, the city of Cienfuegos, Trinidad, one of the best preserved cities in the world, and the picturesque tobacco region of Vinales. Experience the country’s colourful history and culture on this entrancing tropical island with some of the best beaches and landscapes in the Caribbean.

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Visit the Havana Club Rum Museum where you have the chance to sample the different rums made on the island.

Explore Trinadad, one of the best preserved colonial cities in the world and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Learn how Cuba's famous cigars are still being handmade by local experts in the Vinales Valley by visiting a factory.

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Day 1

Havana

On arrival, transfer to your hotel. The vibrant capital Havana is an amazing introduction to Cuba. With a long history, this sprawling city will transport you back in time.  The old town is the place to explore by foot with its pedestrian-only cobblestoned streets and beautiful colonial architecture. There is so much to see whether it be visiting museums or street markets; exploring the modern city by vintage car; dining with the locals at a Palador and learning to Salsa!

Day 2

Havana

Explore Old Havana colourful historic centre, through its World Heritages colonial architecture and cobblestoned streets as well through its daily life. The excursion will bring you to Plaza de Armas, Plaza de San Francisco de Asis, Plaza Vieja and Plaza de la Cathedral. You can wander through the small gift shops selling handmade souvenirs and photograph the magnificent buildings. On your way, your guide will show you places so can get acquainted with local’s real life. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant with the afternoon free at leisure. (B)(L)

Day 3

Havana - Vinales

Transfer to the bus station to board the bus to Vinales. On arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Remainder of the day at leisure. (B)

Day 4

Vinales

Today explore Vinales at your leisure. The main town of Vinales is in the heart of the valley.  It’s a small traditional town with colonial wooden houses and a slow and relaxed feel. The area is known for some of the best hiking trails in the country, some of which lead to hidden caves deep in the red soiled farmland. Take a moment to sit on a rocking chair and enjoy. (B)

Day 5

Vinales - Havana

Return to Havana by bus and transfer to your hotel. (B) 

Day 6

Havana - Baracoa

Transfer to the airport for your flight to Baracoa. Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to your home stay. Enjoy a walking tour of Baracoa and Casa de la Trova in the evening with your local guide. (B)

Day 7

Baracoa

A day at leisure to enjoy optional activities. (B)

Day 8

Baracoa - Santiago de Cuba

Transfer to the bus station for the bus service to Santiago de Cuba. Upon arrival, transfer to hotel. (B)

Day 9

Santiago de Cuba

Enjoy a guided walking tour of Santiago de Cuba city. (B)

Day 10

Santiago de Cuba - Bayamo

Transfer to the bus station for your onward bus journey to Bayamo. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel. Enjoy a guided walking tour of Bayamo city in the afternoon.(B)

Day 11

Bayamo - Camaguey

This morning , transfer to the bus station for the bus journey to Camagüey. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel. (B)

Day 12

Camaguey - Trinidad

This morning take a guided walking tour of Camagüey city. In the afternoon, you will be transferred to your Trinidad home stay. (B)

Day 13

Trinidad

This morning enjoy a guided tour of Trinidad and Sugar Mill Valley and then have lunch at a local restaurant. (B)

Day 14

Trinidad

A day at leisure to enjoy optional activities. (B)

Day 15

Trinidad - Cienfuegos - Havana

After breakfast, transfer to Cienfuegos, the ‘The Pearl of the Caribbean’. The provincial city of Cienfuegos was founded in 1819 with the name of Villa Fernandina de Jagua. Located in the south centre of the island, it is one of the most interesting cities with a wealth of beautiful mansions. Lunch is at a local restaurant. In the afternoon, transfer to the bus station for your coach to Havana City. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel. (B)(L)

Day 16

Havana

Transfer to the airport for your onward flight. (B) 

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