EXPLORE 3 REGIONS IN CUBA & IMMERSE YOURSELF IN THE LOCAL CULTURE: $1850 W/ AIR!

Price: $1,850.00 /per person
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JOIN FUN HAPPENINGS TRAVEL GROUP FOR A 6 DAY TASTE OF CUBA TOUR THIS NOV. 28TH - DEC 3RD- OVER THANKSGIVING WEEKEND!

SPEND 6 DAYS IN CUBA VISITING TWO UNIQUE REGIONS FOR $[masked] INCLUDING RT AIR FROM NASHVILLE, 4-STAR HOTEL, 12 MEALS & DAILY EXCURSIONS.

Step back in time to the 1950's and join Fun Happenings Travel Group on a trip of a lifetime, as we visit the lively city of Havana and the picturesque Vinales countryside!

It's going to be a fun and adventurous 6 Days exploring Cuba as we Salsa Dance with the Locals, sample the best rums in the world and completely immerse ourselves in the beautiful local Cuban culture!

Due to travel restrictions between the US and Cuba, American citizens can legally travel to Cuba with an organized group and special visa license. Our group is traveling with a pre-approved "Support the Cuban People" license.

OUR 6 DAY TASTE OF CUBA TOUR INCLUDES:
- Round Trip Air from Nashville (Land Only Pkg is Available)
- 5 Nights at 4-star Sevilla Hotel, based on double occupancy, including breakfast and all fees, taxes.
- Private Round trip Airport Transfers throughout Tour
- Private air-conditioned transportation throughout tour
- Private tours, entrance costs as indicated in 5 night program.
- 12 Meals over 6 Days: 5 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches, 4 Dinners- including live salsa music for our Welcome/Farewell Dinners
- Two Local Cuban Guides for the duration of our 6 Day Tour
- Luggage porterage at hotel

OUR TOUR DOES NOT INCLUDE:
- Gratuities to local Guides
- Visa for US Citizens ($85- Instructions given how to obtain in advance)
- Choice of 3 Optional Activities on our Free Day on Monday Dec. 2nd
- Souvenirs, cigars, Cuban Rum, art purchases, alcoholic beverages, activities not listed in itinerary.

CUBA TRIP PAYMENT TERMS & CONDITIONS

THERE ARE 4 WAYS TO MAKE PAYMENT FOR THIS TRIP:

1.) TOTAL COST OF LAND/AIR PACKAGE IS $[masked] IF YOU PAY IN FULL BY CHECK.

- MAKE ALL CHECKS PAYABLE TO FUN HAPPENINGS AND MAIL TO:

FUN HAPPENINGS
PO BOX 322
BRENTWOOD TN 37024

2.) 5 RECURRING PAYMENTS OF $381.20 (TOTALING $[masked]) ON PAYPAL (Final Payment must be made by October 1st 2019)

PAYPAL LINK FOR 5 RECURRING PAYMENTS OF $381.20 (TOTAL $1906):
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3.) ONE FULL PAYMENT OF $[masked] BY CREDIT CARD VIA PAYPAL

PAYPAL PAYMENT FOR TRIP IN FULL ($[masked]):
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4.) PURCHASE LAND ONLY PACKAGE FOR $1475, PURCHASE YOUR OWN AIR AND MEET US IN HAVANA ON NOV. 28TH (Arrive before 11:50am on Nov. 28th and depart after 11:45am on Dec. 3rd- to utilize our included private airport transfers)

PAYPAL LINK FOR LAND ONLY PACKAGE ($[masked]):
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5.) SINGLE SUPPLEMENT FOR SINGLE ROOM: $450.00

PAYPAL LINK FOR SINGLE ROOM ($450.00):
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IN CLOSING

I hope you can join us for our 6 Day Taste of Cuba Nov. 28th - Dec. 3rd! This trip is limited to only 34 persons- so I expect this trip will fill up fast- as our 3 previous Cuba tours in the past have been very popular!

Please don't hesitate to contact me if you have any questions at [masked].

Your Travel Planner,

Michael Gabelman

DAILY ITINERARY FOR 6 DAY "TASTE OF CUBA TOUR"

DAY 1- THUR NOV[masked]: Arrive to Havana | Walking Tour of Old Havana | Welcome Dinner

• Arrival in Havana International Airport, we are met by our Tour guides and transferred to our Old Havana hotel.
• Check into our Havana hotel
• Brief meeting with the Tour Guides at Hotel to go over the 6 day Cuba program.
• This afternoon, our group starts with a walking tour of Old Havana, including the main city squares, as our guide tells us about the history and architecture of Havana and Cuban life today for locals. We have several stops to meet with locals and vendors present in the area. Small food tastings throughout (including coffee, chocolates, churros, fruits)
• Make a stop at the Famous La Bodeguita del Medio for a mojito making demonstration and tasting.
• Tonight, is our “Welcome to Cuba Dinner” at a local paladar, including a classic Daiquiri cocktail and live salsa music.
• Return to the hotel.

Day 2- Fri Nov[masked]: Visit to Hemingway Home & Museum | Handicraft Market | Salsa Dance Lessons

• Breakfast at the hotel.
• Departure for the Ernest Hemingway Home & Museum. During this interesting stop, you will learn about the life and work of the famous American writer, and his relationship with and love for Cuba.
• Lunch at Paladar El Divino.
• Visit to the local Cuban handicrafts market, San José, with time to interact with artists and vendors, and know about their art and challenges.
• Dinner on your own this evening.
• This evening, Enjoy a salsa dancing lesson.
• Return to the hotel.

Day 3- Sat Nov[masked]: Panoramic Tour of Havana by Antique Cars | Visit to Famous Artist Jose Fúster's Studio | Special Dinner & Activities Tonight!

• Breakfast at the hotel
• Panoramic tour of Havana by American Antique cars, where we will see some of the city’s iconic places, like the 18th century University, one of America’s oldest; the charming Malecón; Visit the Famous Hotel Nacional for a cocktail, the time witnessed Paseo del Prado and the eye-catching Capitol. There will also be a stop to take pictures at the Revolution Square and we will visit the art studio of Famous Cuban painter Jose Fúster, to learn about his work and the importance of his community Project.
• Lunch at La Moneda in Old Havana.
• Free afternoon for shopping
• Special Evening Dinner & Activities: Cruise the streets of Havana in a 1950’s convertible classic car. Be taken to a roof-top in Old Havana for a mojito making lesson and tasting, then dine at Ivan Chef Justo’s Paladar and visit one of Havana's lively night-spots for authentic Cuban music and salsa dancing.
• Return to the hotel.

Day 4- Sun Dec 1st: Visit to Cuba's Viñales Valley

• Breakfast at the hotel.
• Departure towards Pinar del Río province, renowned for its beautiful landscapes and extensive tobacco fields. Stop along the way for rest rooms and snacks.
• Stop at Los Jazmines lookout point, displaying some spectacular views of the area.
• Visit the Viñales Valley, a true treasure among Cuban landscapes, famous for its “mogotes”, distinctive mountain formations unique to this part of the island.
• Visit to a cigar factory in Pinar del Río
• Visit to the Prehistory Mural
• Traditional Cuban Lunch at a Local restaurant on the valley. One drink included
• Visit and Tour by boat through the Indian Cave
• Return to Havana.

Day 5- Mon Dec 2nd: Free Day with Optional Activities | Farewell Dinner with Live Music

• Breakfast at the hotel
• Free Day Today or Choose 1 of our 3 Optional Activities:

1.) Fine Art Tour of Havana
A tour that invites to visit and participate in the cultural projects of the Havana Historical Centre, including:

- Appreciate Cuban art at the Fine Art’s Museum.
- Visit to the art galleries on Obispo Street.
- Visit to the Engraving Workshop at the Callejón del Chorro.
- Visit to La Casona Cultural Centre and the Centre for the Development of the Visual Arts in the Old Square.
- Visit to the Hand-made Paper Workshop.
- Visit to the studios of Ernesto Rancaño, Roberto Fabelo, Zaida del Río, Pedro Pablo Oliva, Ángel Ramírez, Nelson Domínguez (based on availability).

2.) A Rum Tour of Havana
Learn about the origin and development of the rum production in Cuba, including:

- Visit Rum Museum of Havana, where you will learn about the rum-making process, its history in Cuba, and sample with a rum tasting.
- Tour of the famous “El Floridita Bar”, where the daiquiri was created.
- Tasting of a rum cocktail at the roof-top terrace of Ambos Mundos hotel.

3.) Full Day Trip to the Famous Varadero Beach- One of the Top Beaches in the World!

- TONIGHT: Special Farewell Dinner at a local paladar with live music, dancing,

Day 6- Tue Dec 3rd: Depart Havana
• Breakfast
• Departure to Havana HAV Airport for flight home

FLIGHT ITINERARY

THUR NOV 28
AA FLT #2831 DEP BNA 6:05AM | ARR MIA 9:25AM
AA FLT #2705 DEP MIA 10:40AM | ARR HAV 11:50AM

TUE DEC 3
AA FLT #1334 DEP HAV 11:45AM | ARR MIA 1:05PM
AA FLT #2625 DEP MIA 3:30PM | ARR BNA 4:51PM

REFUNDS: Due to Strict terms from Govt-owned Hotels in Cuba, no Refunds are offered with less than 90 Days Notice.