Enjoy 2 nights/3 days exploring around Havana before your Cuba Cruise to Eastern Cuba. Then 7 nights on the cruise you will have 1 day at sea relaxing onboard, 1 day exploring the colonial town of Holguin, 1 day visiting the historical sites of Santiago de Cuba, I day relaxing in Montego Bay Jamaica, 1 day enjoying French Colonial Cienfuegos, 1 day relaxing on the beach at Punta Frances, Isla de la Juventud & then return to Havana for 3 more nights/days exploring eclectic Havana with a day trip to the western province of Pinar del Rio to see the famous Magotes landscape, scenic mountains, caves & plantations. Enjoy a New Year’s Fiesta Cuban style!
Day 01: arrive in Havana or Varadero Intl. Airport on your flight today. You will be met at the airport outside the arrival doors, look for your name sign the Guide will be holding & then a private transfer to your Varadero beach hotel. Check-in at the hotel & orientation. Tonight dinner & entertainment included at the hotel. Beach Resort of your choice with all-inclusive meal & drink plan included. Condo no meals also?
Day 02: after breakfast meet in the lobby at 0945am to go for a tour of Varadero area, see Al Capone’s casa, the elegant Dupont Mansion & visit local craft markets. Lunch at the hotel included. Enjoy free time in the afternoon relaxing or exploring. Dinner included at the hotel & evening entertainment options available.
Day 03: after breakfast depart to the revolutionary city of Santa Clara for a tour of the plaza and visit to the Che Memorial & museum. Lunch included locally. Then travel to the Caribbean coast to the Spanish colonial town of Trinidad de Cuba. Check-in and welcome drink. Free time to relax at the beach, pool or explore on your own. Dinner included at the hotel & entertainment options available. Hotel of your choosing depending on availability with all-inclusive meal & drink plan. Option to stay in a Cuban B & B also.
Day 04: after breakfast meet in the lobby to go into town this morning for a walking tour around the Plaza Mayor, visiting historically preserved streets, a colonial mansion museum and a very well preserved Cathedral from centuries past. Visit café bar La Canchanchara for a refreshment break. Lunch back at your hotel included. Free time to relax at the beach, pool or explore on your own. Dinner included at the hotel or option to go town. This evening see an outdoor music show at Casa de la Musica in town.
Day 05: after breakfast this morning depart visit to Bay of Pigs Museum. Lunch locally included. Visit to Guama Eco Park. Travel to Havana with hotel check-in and welcome drink. Dinner & entertainment included tonight. Hotel options 3-5* with breakfast daily.
Day 06: after breakfast meet for walking tour around historical Old Havana and visit four of its colonial plazas. Plaza de Catedral with a visit and tour inside the famous, elegant centuries old church San Cristobal Catedral, and then a walk through the streets to the main Plaza de Armas. Lunch locally included. After lunch option to visit inside the grand former Governor General’s Palace. Then continue walking to Plaza de San Francisco the original port entrance to the walled city with its neo-classical architecture and cruise terminal. Next we visit Plaza Vieja displaying an Italian fountain, restaurant patios with local music and lively activity. Relax back at the hotel. Dinner & entertainment included tonight.
Day 07: after breakfast depart in your 1950’s convertible classic car for a panoramic tour of the city around Vedado, Miramar and a stop at the famous Plaza de Revolution. Then walking around the Capitolio Building and Gran Teatro area through Parque Central. Lunch at a local restaurant included. Then a walk down the Prado past historic buildings such as the Palacio de Austuriano, Bacardi Building & former Spanish Casino. Option to visit the Revolution Museum or Bellas Artes Cuban Art Gallery.
Day 08: after breakfast free time to shop or relax at the hotel. Lunch locally on your own. Transfer to the ship to check-in. Free time this afternoon to walk around Old Havana or relax on board the ship.
Day 09: after breakfast relax on the ship with activities for a day at sea on your way to Holguin.
Day 10: after breakfast option to take a ship excursion to Holguin or the eastern beaches or go on your own.
Day 11: after breakfast option to take a ship excursion to Santiago de Cuba or go on your own.
Day 12: after breakfast option to take a ship excursion to Montego Bay or go on your own.
Day 13: after breakfast option to take a ship excursion to Cienfuegos/Trinidad or go on your own.
Day 14: after breakfast option to take a ship excursion to Punta Frances beach or go on your own.
Day 15: disembark the ship for a transfer to your hotel or the airport for your flight home today.
From $2599 cad per person based on double room. Single supplement price extra, based on cabin & hotel choices.
Price includes in Cuba: Canadian Host, Professional English speaking Guides & Drivers with modern transportation, moderate & superior hotels where available, breakfast, lunch & dinner, evening shows, sightseeing & land services in Cuba as per the itinerary.
Not included: Flight to Cuba. Free time excursions & transportation, personal amenities, extra drinks, extra snacks & meals, hotel safe, pool towel deposit, entertainment not listed, local gratuities & travel medical insurance.
*All Tour Prices, Itineraries and Dates Are Subject To Change at Anytime Due To Supplier Availability & Pricing Beyond our Control.