Havana, Vinales, Cienfuegos, Trinidad, multiple
This itinerary has been designed to meet requirements set by the United States Department of the Treasury, Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) to provide those who register as participants in our programs to visit Cuba legally for educational people-to-people interactions. Our itineraries provide a full-time schedule of people-to-people educational exchange activities designed to result in meaningful interactions between our travelers and individuals in Cuba. United States law requires that all participants in our programs adhere to the full-time schedule of people-to-people activities. You should be aware that you are not traveling to Cuba as a “tourist.” You will be traveling as part of a people-to-people educational exchange program and must participate in all activities of the program.
Come with us to a place unlike any other. Our Discover Cuba tour will indulge all of your senses and is the best way to begin your love affair with this vibrant destination. Cuba’s rich history and culture will come to life over eight magical days, and we are quite sure that you won’t want to leave. Cuba is in a state of fascinating transition, and is ready to open itself up to the world like never before. Imagine yourself ambling along the cobblestoned streets of gorgeous Trinidad and discovering the magic of Havana. Another highlight is the achingly beautiful town of Viñales, where the air is fresh and sweet, filled with rich aroma of tobacco and pulsating Salsa beats. Even the noise of those stunning 1950’s cars will be music to your ears.
Join Adventure People from all over the US on an exciting trip to Cuba from February 18-26, 2017. This 9-Day, small group tour is a fantastic way to experience this country with other like-minded adventurers.
Ø Rest your weary head at a Cuban Bed and Breakfast, known as a Casa Particular. Experience the warmth of Cuban hospitality by staying with a Cuban family, who will make you feel right at home.
Ø Explore Havana on foot and in a classic car and attend the famous cannon ceremony at the La Cabana Fortress.
Ø Buy some pottery to take home from the Casa Chichi pottery house of the Santander family, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Ø Try out some sultry salsa steps and dance the night away at Casa de la Musica in Trinidad.
Ø Explore vibrant Viñales – the home of Cuba’s tobacco production – on a bicycle.
Ø Visit a tobacco farm to learn about the cigar making process.
Ø Visit the Valley of the Sugar Mills and go hiking along the Sierra del Escambray mountain range to a 62m waterfall cascading into cool swimming holes.
Ø Take in the final resting place of the iconic Che Guevara.
Ø Be amazed by the French inspired architecture of Cienfuegos.
Ø Enjoy a live performance by Cuba’s most famous musicians, Buena Vista Social Club!
Pricing and Booking
NOTE: A Meetup RSVP does NOT reserve your spot. A deposit is required upon signup and the balance is due by November 20, 2016. For prices, details and to book your space on this tour, please follow this link: http://adventurepeople.net/tour/discover-cuba/
Price: $1995 (Single Supplement $320)
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PLACES VISITED: Havana, Vinales, Cienfuegos, Trinidad, Santa Clara
ACTIVITIES: Walking, Hiking, Biking, Dancing, Cultural
Local, English and Spanish speaking guide
8 Breakfasts, 3 Dinners
Accommodations (8-nights Casa Particulars)
Private transportation between destinations
Airport transfers for arrival and departure (Note: Complimentary transfers are only applicable if you arrive on Day 1 of the tour)
Classic Car Havana Tour
Canon Ceremony at La Cabana Fortress
Old Havana Walking Tour
Visit Las Terrazas complex to learn about Sustainable Rural Economy Project
Viñales Walking Tour
Viñales Bike Tour (4-5 hours)
Visit to a tobacco farm and drying house
Dinner at an Organic Farm
Visit Bay of Pigs and the local museum
Snorkeling at the Bay of Pigs
Cienfuegos Walking Tour & visit the Palacia del Valle
Visit Che Guevara Memorial in Santa Clara
Walking tour of Trinidad
Salsa Dance Lesson & entry into Casa de la Musica
Hiking in the Escambray Mountains
Visit to Playa Ancon
Visit ruins in the Valley of the Sugar Mills
Visit the Casa Chichi Pottery House of the Santender Family (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Final Dinner & Buena Vista Social Club Show
What’s Not Included?
International airfare to Havana + airfare to gateway city (if required)
Beverages & Meals not specified
Airport taxes and excess baggage fees
Cuba Tourist Card (Visa)
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Refunds offered if:
Payments you make go to the organizer, not to Meetup. You must make refund requests to the organizer.