SUMMER 2018 PROMOTIONS

Come Make History in Cuba and Emerge yourself  into the Culture

You pick the day you want to travel and how many days you want to be in Cuba and the cities you want to visit and we will customize the activities to your group.

DAY 1 - Welcome to Habana

Arrive in Havana in the morning. After clearing Cuban Immigrations and Customs your Cuban guide and driver will greet us outside the terminal.  

First stop traditional Cuban lunch at restaurant El Ajibe.  After a great lunch and a couple of mojitos it’s time to check into your accommodations, relax and get ready for your adventure.

In the early evening, you will be picked up by a convertible Classic Cars for an unforgettable one and a half hour tour of Havana on your way to dinner at paladar La Guarida, one of Havana’s most acclaim paladares; located on the top floor of the building best known as the movie location for the Cuban Oscar Nominated film “Fresa y Chocolate.”  (Included Lunch and Dinner)

After dinner you are free to enjoy Havana’s night life we recommend drinks upstairs in the terrace of La Guarida overlooking the Havana skyline.

DAY 2 - Guided Tour of Old Havana & Rum Tour

After a good night’s sleep and your first Cuban breakfast you will be ready for your lively full day tour of magical Havana.  We will start off with a walking tour through the romantic winding streets of Havana Vieja – Old Havana.  Today the slightly crumbling and faded facades of the buildings are a reminder of the earlier grandeur of the Baroque and Neoclassic architecture of the Old Town, which has been designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.  All around you will be sights and sounds of Cuba, setting the stage for your exploration.  Wear some comfortable shoes, remember your camera, and let yourself be carried away by the energetic atmosphere of this unique capital city.

You will have lunch at one of our favorite private restaurants in Old Havana.

After lunch enjoy the Rum Tour that starts with a visit to Museo del Ron (the Museum of Rum) with a professional guide. This tour culminates with a tasting of Havana Club, which is one of Cuba’s most well-known rums, and it is ideal for making classic Cuban cocktails like mojitos and daiquiris. After walk to the following iconic Havana bars that rose to international fame during the Prohibition era in the U.S. On your tour you’ll follow in the footsteps of some of Havana’s most glamorous visitors from the 1930s. Sloppy Joe’s is a historic haunt that was recently restored and reopened.  During the tour you’ll probably hear Hemingway’s famous quote “My mojito en La Bodeguita, my daiquiri in El Floridita.” La Bodeguita and Flordita are both stops on the tour, and you can decide if you agree with the famous author’s assessment of their specialty cocktails.

In the evening you are free, we recommend dinner at paladar El Cocinero, one of Havana’s newest and most avant-garde restaurants; and conclude the night next door at Fabrica del Arte (The Art Factory), an art venue that is the home to everything art: theater, jazz, contemporary dance, exhibitions, etc. Your guide will be on hand to help you decide where you would like to go and make all the bookings. (Includes breakfast and lunch).

DAY 3 -Guided Tour of Modern Havana & Cigar Factory Tour

After breakfast, start your guided tour of Modern Havana, including Vedado, Plaza de Revolucion, Cemetery Colon, and the mansions in Vedado and Miramar.  Then, lunch at paladar Vistamar.

Afternoon lunch, tour of a Cigar factory tour. And finish the day with a stop at Almacenes San Jose – Old Havana’s largest arts & crafts market for last minute souvenirs.

In the evening you are free, we recommend dinner and a show. – Dinner at paladar Café Lauren and Show at Cabaret Parisien at Hotel Nacional or Cuba’s national treasure Cabaret Tropicana. (includes breakfast)

DAY 4 - Hemingway Trail & Playas del Este

After breakfast, visit Finca La Vigia Museum, Earnest Hemingway’s former residence. Continuing along the Hemingway trail, we will go on a panoramic tour of Cojimar, the fishing village that inspired Hemingway's The Old Men and the Sea; then enjoy mojitos and traditional Cuban food Café Ajiaco.

After lunch spend a lazy afternoon visiting the nearby beach towns of Playas del Estes (30-minute drive). Get your feet wet in the Cuban Ocean. Don’t forget your bathing suit and sun block

Evening we recommend dinner and dancing. - Dinner at Paladar Atelier and Dancing at Bar Sarao o Shangri-La 

DAY5 - Good-by Havana

After breakfast, you are free until airport pickup, 3 hours before your departure time. (Includes breakfast)

5 days / 4 nights

Group of 2

Group of 4

Group of 6

Hotel Parque Central

$2,125

$2,000

$1,875

Hotel Melia Cohiba

$1,875

$1,750

$1,625

Hotel Nacional

$1,625

$1,500

$1,375

Private Home

$1,375

$1,250

$1,125

Rates are per person based on double occupancy

We only require an $ 500, non-refundable booking deposit payment. This non-refundable deposit will be applied towards the cost of your package. The balance is due 60 days prior to departure, or within 72 hours of booking, whichever is later.

We will send a Reservation formed once we receive it with a copy of your passport we will send you a Pay Pal Invoice and you can pay with credit card.

  • People to People Tour Itinerary
  • All land transportation in Cuba, transfers in and out of airport in a 1950’s Classical Car
  • 4 Nights Superior Accommodations 
  • 8 meals: 4 breakfasts, 3 lunches and 1 dinners
  • Professional, English-speaking local guide
  • Convertible Classical Car Sunset Tour
  • Old Havana Walking Tour
  • Rum Tour
  • Modern Havana Tour
  • Cigar Tour
  • Hemingway Tour - Finca La Vigia Museum
  • Visit to Cojimar
  • Visit Playas del Este – 30 minute drive
  • Almacenes San Jose

Hotels: Iberostar Parque Central, Melia Cohiba, Hotel Nacional

Casas Particulares: Bed & Breakfast / Private Homes Accommodations.
We have secure a group of homes in the best area of Havana that have been completely renovated into Bed & Breakfast that have between 2 to 7 private guess rooms. Each room has their own private bathroom and many have safes and mini-bars.

Buy your own airline ticket online and safe money

Airlines that that flight to Cuba: American Airlines, Delta Airlines, Jet Blue, Southwest and United

  • International Flight
  • Mandatory entry Visa or Tourist Card. (you buy from airline)
  • Travel Insurance – highly recommended   -  TripAssure
  • Meals that are not specified.
  • Gratuities for tour guide, bus driver, restaurant staff

  • Do to the traffic in the airport in Cuba we recommend traveling light if possible taking only carryon bags to avoid delays at the Havana airport.
  • In Cuba, you will not be able to use American Credit or Debit Cards.  Cash ONLY.   Exchange rate of US$ is .87.  For every $100 dollars, you will receive $87 CUC. You can exchange money in your Hotel.


Prices can change without notice.

Participants should know that Cuba is a special destination, and activities and accommodations are subject to change. The tour leader reserves the right to make changes to the published itinerary whenever, in his sole discretion, conditions warrant, or if he deems it necessary for the comfort or safety of the program.  Be assured that all efforts will be made to provide a comparable alternative should an item on the itinerary need to be changed or cancelled.