MEMORIAL WEEKEND • HAVANA - 4 Days / 3 Nights

We will spend a weekend enjoying the world´s best cigars. Cubans, Montecristo, Cohiba and Romeo y Julieta are smoked by Cigar lovers all over the world and now, after over 50 years, American can once again enjoy the pleasures of these famous cigars.

Friday, May 26th to Monday, May 29th • 2017

DAY 1, FRIDAY - Sunset Convertible Classic Cars Tour
Arrive in Havana around noon, after clearing Immigrations and Customs your driver will be waiting for you outside the terminal. Once in Havana driver will take you to check-in into your accommodations. In the early evening your group will be picked up by a fleet of Convertible Classic Cars for an unforgettable Sunset sightseeing tour of Havana, with a stop at Hotel Nacional for mojitos in the gardens overlooking the Malecon. Then of to dinner in the terrace of paladar El Cocinero one of Havana’s newest restaurants; and conclude the night next door at Fabrica del Arte (The Art Factory), an avant-garde new art venue that is the home to everything art: theater, jazz, contemporary dance, and exhibitions. (Includes dinner D)
DAY 2, SATURDAY - City Tour in Convertible Classic Car Tour Old Havana and Walking tour of Old Havana & Salsa Dancing Classes
After breakfast, you are ready for a 3 hours’ unforgettable city tour in a convertible classic car. During the tour, you will ride along the seaside boardwalk - El Malecón. After visiting modern Havana and admiring the fabulous architecture in the neighborhoods of Vedado, and Miramar with stops at Plaza de la Revolucion and Bosque de la Habana. We are on our way to Old Havana the historic neighborhood that date back as far as the 16th century and admire the baroque buildings that characterized Spanish colonial architecture, and concludes with a walking tour through the main streets and squares Old Havana: Plaza de Armas, Plaza de San Francisco de Asís, Plaza Vieja, and Plaza de la Catedral. Then it’s lunch time and you are free until 5 pm. At 5:00 pm you need to be back at your home to start your 1 hour Salsa Dancing Classes. We recommend lunch at La Vitrola and then visit Almacenes de San Jose, Old Havana largest arts & crafts market. Evening is Free to have dinner on your own and explore Havana’s night life. (B) We recommend going to dinner at La Guarida, and the going dancing to put into practice what you learn.
DAY 3, SUNDAY - Rum Tour
After breakfast you are free until you meet your guide at Museo del Ron (the Museum of Rum) at 11:00 to start you guided tour of the rum museum that 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 completing the museum part of the tour, go bar hopping to a couple of Havana’s emblematic bars, that rose to international fame during US Prohibition and experience 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. Then you are free we recommend visiting Callejon de Hamel to see the Rumba Dancers and having a late lunch at paladar Vistamar. Callejon de Hamel is a narrow two-block long alley in Centro Habana, created by artist Salvador Gonzalez that has become a shrine to Afro-Cuban religions lined with brightly-colored paintings, murals, sculptures and objects, which depict rituals and deities. Also, rumba groups play here every Sunday. At 8 pm for farewell dinner at paladar Atelier. (B,D)
DAY 4, MONDAY - After Breakfast free until airport departure

$1,495 per person
• Rates are per person based on double occupancy
• Single room supplement is $150
• Price can change without notice

To make a reservation, complete the online reservation form for at www.just90miles.com/reservations and send a copy of your passport to reservations@just90miles.com. We will respond with an electronic invoice to pay an $500 deposit within 72 hours of receipt. This non-refundable deposit will be applied towards the cost of your package. The balance is due 30 days prior to departure, or within 72 hours of booking.

• Airport Transfer in and out

• 3 nights’ superior accommodations in Cuba Casa particular or B&B • 5 meals: 3 breakfasts, 2 dinners – Welcome and Farewell Dinner
• Salsa Dancing Classes
• Tours with Professional, English-speaking local guide for:
- Sunset Convertible Classic Cars Tour
- City Tour in Convertible Car
- Walking Tour of Old Havana
- Rum Tour

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. Each room with its own private bathroom and air-conditioning.

Today many commercial airlines travel directly to Cuba from many cities in the USA. Please see the list below and make sure that you flight out on the earliest flight and arrive on time for the activities.

Airlines that Fly to Havana from the US:
• Alaska Airlines: Los Angeles
• American Airlines: Miami, Charlotte
• Delta Airlines: Atlanta, New York JFK, and Miami
• JetBlue: Fort Lauderdale, New York JFK, Orlando
• Southwest: Fort Lauderdale, Tampa
• United Airlines: Houston Bush, Newark

• International Airfare
• Mandatory Cuba Visa or Tourist Card - $100
• Gratuities

• Arrive in Miami the night before since departures and check-in times are early in the morning.
• Allow at least 3 to 4 hours for your returned flight out of the Miami Airport.

Participants should know that Cuba is a special destination, so please understand that all elements of this itinerary are subject to change, and the time and activities listed above are approximate. Please remain flexible as there are often circumstances beyond our control and changes may be necessary. 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. Prices can change without notice.