Best of Cuba (Havana & Varadero)

Itinerary

  • 3 NIGHTS AT HAVANA
  • 4 NIGHTS AT VARADERO

Program

DAY 1 - ARRIVAL IN HAVANA

Arrival in Jose Marti International Airport in Havana. Meet and Greet by CubaforGroups staff and Speaking local guide. Private transfer in A/C coach to the selected hotel.
Arrival in hotel / Welcome cocktail and express check in.
Accommodation in HB (dinner at buffet restaurant – drinks not included) / Night at leisure.

DAY 2 - FULL DAY HAVANA CITY TOUR

Breakfast and depart to Havana city tour to visit and see the metropolitan and modern areas of the city, including The University of Havana, Colon Cemetery and The Revolution Square, Hotel Nacional de Cuba, the famous “Malecón” seawall promenade.
Stop at the colonial part of the city passing by The National Capitol Building, The Great Theatre of Havana, “El Prado” Avenue, the former Presidential Palace, and The Central Park.
The tour will go on by foot through the historical and colonial part of Old Havana, declared by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site in 1982. Visit to HAVANA CLUB RUM Museum and The Cathedral Square, The San Francisco de Asis Square, The Old Square, the magnificent Arms Square and the Statue of General Carlos Mialowski. Visit to Ambos Mundos hotel, Floridita and Bodeguita del Medio bars.
FREE LUNCH in Old Havana area.
After lunch the group will have some time off to do some shopping at the handicraft market. Finishing the city tour we will return to the hotel.
Accommodation in HB (dinner at buffet restaurant – drinks not included) / Night at leisure.

DAY 3 - FULL DAY PINAR DEL RIO – VINALES EXCURSION

After having breakfast at hotel buffet restaurant, departure to Pinar del Rio city, located in the westernmost part of the country where we can find the best tobbaco plantation in the world. Visit a Cigar Factory (closed in Weekends) to see all the tobacco production process; continuation to VINALES Valley. Stop at the lookout point of “Los Jazmines” to admire the unique and picturesque landscape of the valley as its “Mogotes,” rocky summit formations capriciously placed by the nature.

The tour continues by bus to “La Cueva del Indio” where we will have an undeniably exciting experience to sail in traditional boats along an underground river that passes through the interior of some of the Haystack Hillock Mountains.
FREE LUNCH at local restaurant
After lunch, we will visit the Mural of the Prehistory. Return to Havana.
Accommodation in HB (dinner at buffet restaurant – drinks not included) /Night at leisure.

DAY 4 - FROM HAVANA TO VARADERO

Breakfast in hotel buffet restaurant. / Hotel check out 09.00 am. Depart to Varadero stopping in Bacunayagua Lookoutpoint.
Continuation / Arrival in Varadero beach / Welcome Cocktail and Express Check in.
Accommodation in All Inclusive.

DAY 5 - DAY AT LEISURE IN VARADERO / OPTIONAL EXCURSIONS

Day at leisure in hotel / Optional Excursions.
Accommodation in All Inclusive.

DAY 6 - DAY AT LEISURE IN VARADERO / OPTIONAL EXCURSIONS

Day at leisure in hotel / Optional Excursions
Accommodation in All Inclusive.

DAY 7 - DAY AT LEISURE IN VARADERO /OPTIONAL EXCURSIONS

Day at leisure in hotel / Optional Excursions.
Accommodation in All Inclusive.

DAY 8 - DEPARTURE FROM VARADERO TO HAVANA AIRPORT

Morning at leisure.
12.00: Hotel check-out; time at leisure in hotel / LUNCH at hotel buffet restaurant.
15.00 hrs: Depart to Havana or Varadero airport to take the flight back.