See Havana, Matanzas, Las Terrazas and Cayo Santa Maria on a 5* getaway, you’ll remember fondly for a lifetime.
- Departs: london
- Arrives: havana, Cuba
- Departs: havana, Cuba
- Arrives: london
Cuba's Cultural Highlights
- As Per Itinerary
- As Per Itinerary
- The sights and sounds of Havana
- Exquisite landscapes in the Viñales Valley
- Relax on the sandy beaches Cuba has to offer
For those looking to explore Cuba in comfort, Cuba's Cultural Highlights offers a chance for you to visit Havana, with stops at city gardens and a rum museum along the way. But this tour doesn’t end there! Be at one with nature whilst you are introduced to many of Cuba’s natural wonders, including caves, the lush forests and mountain sides of Las Terrazas nature reserve and the stunning beaches of Cayo Santa Maria. This truly is a fascinating adventure.
Please note that this tour is not suitable for those with walking difficulties.
• Havana – city gardens, guided tour and Rum museum
• Las Terrazas nature reserve
• Cayo Santa Maria
Day 1 - Havana
Welcome to Cuba! Today you arrive at Havana Airport. From there we will take you to your hotel in Havana. You will stay in a Hotel in Havana, 5* Standard. Dinner is included.
Day 2 – Havana
Your tour guide will meet you in the reception at 8:30. In the morning you will visit the Organopónico de Alamar, one of the biggest city gardens in Havana. Here people grow vegetables, produce spice blends, tomato sauces and much more! Later on you will explore the colonial city centre on a guided walking tour which will include lunch. Afterwards you will visit the Havana Club Rum Museum for some history and cocktails. You will have the rest of the day to do as you please. You will stay in a Hotel in Havana, 5* Standard. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner are included.
Day 3 - Las Terrazas
After breakfast you will drive to the Las Terrazas nature reserve. Once you have left Havana behind, the landscape changes. The path leads through lush greenery and past colorful painted houses. The municipality of Las Terrazas is located in the hills of the Sierra Rosario. Small lakes, waterfalls, ruins of former coffee plantations and sulphurous springs await you here. Giant ferns, wild orchids and colourful begonias are also characteristic of the region. The once flourishing coffee trade; now live the inhabitants of the small community of the timber industry and the ecotourism. You will stay in a hotel in Havana, 5* Standard. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner are included.
Day 4 - Havana - Cayo Santa Maria
The trip takes you through central Cuba to the east up to the idyllic island of Cayo Santa Maria. Along the way you will enjoy a traditional lunch in Ranchón la Aguada. Cayo Santa Maria is part of the island chain "Jardines del Rey" (Gardens of the King) and connected by a bridge to the city Caibarién on the main island. Relaxed days lie ahead of you! You will stay at an all-inclusive hotel in Cayo Santa Maria, 5* Standard.
Day 5 - Cayo Santa Maria
You are in the middle of paradise! Long sandy beaches and large Mangrove forests are typical elements of the landscape in this region. Take a swim in the turquoise waters, relax and appreciate the beauty of the picturesque ocean. You will stay at an all-inclusive hotel in Cayo Santa Maria, 5* Standard.
Day 6 - Cayo Santa Maria
Enjoy free time relaxing at the beach or explore your surroundings. Cayo Santa Maria has over a hundred species of birds and underwater is home to many colorful coral and fish. You will stay at an all-inclusive hotel in Cayo Santa Maria, 5* Standard.
Day 7 - Cayo Santa Maria - Havana
Today we will drive you back to colourful Havana. Use your remaining time in Havana to stroll through the vibrant streets one last time and marvel at the architectural masterpieces from all eras, belonging to one of the finest collections in America. Conservatively, more than 900 buildings in "La Habana Vieja" of historical significance. Enjoy your last dinner in Cuba and let the evening end comfortably. You will stay in a hotel in Havana, 5* Standard. Breakfast and dinner are included.
Day 8 – Departure
Your trip to Cuba is unfortunately coming to an end. We can take you to the airport or to your connecting hotel. Breakfast is included.
END OF TOUR
Please call us for tours that depart before NOV 2017 as the itinerary may vary slightly.