Jeep Route From Varadero

JEEP ROUTE FROM VARADERO

11 DAYS / 10 NIGHTS

Itinerary

  • 3 NIGHTS AT VARADERO
  • 2 NIGHTS AT CIENFUEGOS
  • 3 NIGHTS AT SANCTI SPIRITUS
  • 2 NIGHTS AT VILLA CLARA

Program

DAY 1 - ARRIVAL IN VARADERO

Arrival International Havana or Varadero Airport
Welcoming and transfer in air conditions bus.
Accommodation in Varadero.

DAY 2 - RELAXING TIME

Free day in ALL INCLUSIVE. Enjoyment of the beach and hotel's facilities.

DAY 3 - Hotel Varadero - Rio Canimar - Cienaga de Zapata. ( Approximate jeep tour: 160 kms)

08:00 am - Pick up at Varadero Hotels. Transfer to the jeeps departure point.
Jeep Safari trip to the Canimar River, an adventure through embankments and roads, crossing rivers, quarries, palm groves, valleys, virgin caves and peasant villages. Visit to the house of a peasant family, traveling through their areas of agricultural treasures, groves and animal husbandry. Visit to the Tourist Center "La Arboleda", located on the banks of the "Canimar" river. Country lunch. Boating and horseback riding. Continue on the road to the Cienaga de Zapata, crossing different towns and settlements in the interior of the province of Matanzas (Guanabana, Triunvirato, Zequeiras, Bolondron, Atos de Jicarita, Tourist Farm "Fiesta Campesina". Accommodation in the Batey of "Don Pedro" or Villa "Guama". Dinner. Night at disposal.

DAY 4 - Day: Cienaga de Zapata - Caleta Buena - Cienfuegos. (Approximate Jeep Tour: 170 kms)

Breakfast. Visit to the parrot hatchery and crocodile breeding farm. Visit the replica of the Indian Village in Guama with a ride in outboard motorboats through the Treasure Lagoon. Continuation of the Jeep Safari through Cienaga de Zapata, through the interior roads and villages (Palpite, Soplillar, Cayo Ramona, Playa Giron), where you can see the way of life of the inhabitants of this area, its history, flora and fauna of the place, as well as the construction of coal kilns, etc. Visit and lunch at the recreational center "Caleta Buena", free time to swim in its natural pools of warm waters of the Caribbean Sea. Continuation of the journey of the Jeep Safari towards the city of Cienfuegos, bordering all the south coast until Juragua. Tour in transit through the city of Cienfuegos with brief stay in its Central Park. Overnight at the "Pasacaballo" hotel or villa "Guajimico"). Dinner. Night at disposal.

DAY 5 - Day Cienfuegos - Cumanayagua - El Nicho - Topes de Collantes. (Approximate jeep tour: 85 kms.)

Breakfast. Route through roads and inland roads to the "El Nicho" Tourist Center, located in the mountains of the Escambray, travel by its ecotourism trail, visit to the Waterfall and time for bathing in its small lagoons called pocetas. Lunch. Continuation of the safari jeep route crossing the mountainous massif to the mountain community "4 Vientos", short stop to explain the project and continue trip to Topes de Collantes, located 800 meters above sea level. Overnight at hotel "Los Helechos". Dinner. Night at disposal.

DAY 6 - Day: Topes de Collantes - Guanayara - Topes de Collantes. (Approximate  jeep tour: 50 kms).

Breakfast. Jeep Safari to Guanayara. Route through the paths of the intricate Sierra del Escambray to La Casa de La Gallega. Tour of the ecotourism trail "Sentinels of the melodious river" that borders the river "Guanayara" until the waterfall "El Rocío". Adventure inside the river. Time for bathing. Return to the house of La Gallega to take time to rest and lunch. Return to the Villa in Topes de Collantes. Visit to the Coffee House. Dinner. Night at disposal.

DAY 7 - Day Topes de Collantes - Trinidad - Banao - Sancti Spiritus. (Approximate jeep tour: 120 kms)

Breakfast. City Tour to the city Monument of Trinidad, declared by the UNESCO "World Heritage", with visit to the City Museum "Palacio Cantero". Visit the Valley Los Ingenios , climb to the tower of Manaca Iznaga. Continuation of the route to Banao. Visit to the "Lomas de Banao" Ecological Reserve. Lunch. Explanation of the area in the Visitor Center and tour of its ecotourism trail "Banao - La Sabina", with a visit to the Waterfall and time for bathing in its natural pool. Continue to the town of Sancti Spiritus, lodging and dinner at the hotel "Los Laureles" or "Rancho Hatuey". Night at disposal.

DAY 8 - Day: Sancti Spiritus - Meneses - Yaguajay. (Approximate jeep tour: 100 kms)

Breakfast. South to north of the province of Sancti Spiritus, along roads and inland roads bordering plantations of tobacco, sugar cane and other minor crops, as well as different villages and peasant settlements of the province. View to the Protected Area of Managed Resources "Jobo Rosado". Welcome to the area with natural juices and steals, general explanation, visit to Valla de Gallos, explanation of this Cuban tradition and demonstration of protected cock crows, covered by the Minizoo. Lunch at the "Los Alamos" house. Brief time for rest and continuation through various crop fields, peasant settlements, rural communities (Llanada Abajo and Llanada Arriba), Alunao Valley, Caliene to the "El Pelu de Mayajigua" ranchón on the banks of the Jatibonico River northern. Time for bathing in the natural pools of the river and enjoyment of the facilities of the place (horse riding and visit to the trail The Pelú of Mayajigua, based on a local legend). Accommodation in Villa "San Jose del Lago". Enjoy the thermal pool exclusively for the clients of the route. Dinner. Night at disposal.

DAY 9 - Day: Yaguajay - Caguanes - Yaguajay - Remedios / Santa Clara. (Approximate jeep tour: 95 kms)

Breakfast. Jeep safari tour looking for the north coast of the province and through breeding areas of different types of cattle (cattle, horses, sheep) and areas of mangrove to Cayo Caguanes. Welcome on the Cayo and tour with specialized guide for the path "Las Maravillas Caguanes", which will take you to visit part of its impressive system of caves and where the client can see stalagmites, stalactites, columns and other interesting secondary formations Like different well preserved Aboriginal pictographs. Time for sea bathing on one of the pristine beaches of the cay. On the way back to the farm "Rancho Querete" to the north of the Protected Area "Jobo Rosado", short time for rest and enjoyment of the area's natural beauties, continuation of the tour. Visit to the city of Remedios. Overnight at hotel "El Mascotte" or "Barcelona" Dinner. Night at disposal.

DAY 10 - Day: Santa Clara - Santo Domingo - Corralillos - Máximo Gomez - Cardenas - Varadero. (Approximate jeep tour: 210 kms)

Breakfast. Travel to the City of Santa Clara. City Tour and visit to the Mausoleum of Che Guevara and his fallen comrades in Bolivia. Lunch at the "Los Caneyes" Hotel. Continuation of the route to Varadero, by roads and inland paths that cross plantations of sugar cane and other minor crops, where you will be able to appreciate the way of life of our fields. Delivery of the jeeps at. Transfer to hotel in Varadero.
Farewell dinner at hotel.

DAY 11 - See you Soon

See you soon! Transfer out international havana or Varadero airport or extension of stay in Varadero or Havana