Tour introduction and overview of activities

A special place on earth so exquisite it takes your breath away. Otherworldly. A stunning tropical paradise of magical landscapes and beguiling warm waters. An enchanted musical secret island filled with kind effusive people who nourish your soul.

This is Cuba.

During your Cuba Adventure Culture holiday, you’ll be a participant in the humble lives of everyday Cubans, a witness to their unspoiled environment, and the recipient of amazing good times.

This tour is for people of all ages who love the outdoors and desire to engage with a vivacious people and imbibe in their vibrant undulating culture.

Together with a small group of like-minded travel companions you’ll enjoy tasty Cuban cuisine (all meals included). You’ll discover Havana in 1950s classic American convertibles, and journey to jungle mountain tops in Soviet army trucks, explore several western provinces, and the most important UNESCO World Heritage sites in our Americas.

You’ll traverse a metropolis and many small villages with miles of hypnotic pristine nature in between. All the time staying in comfortable safe clean hotels.

You’ll walk, swim, hike, bike, sail, paddle board and snorkel across rivers, seas, forests, parks of towns and bewitching wee hamlets. Level of exertion is flexible. Total fun is ensured.

Cuba’s big! Its land mass is 42,426 square miles – about 80 percent the size of Alabama. Cuba is nearly as large as Louisiana, and larger than Tennessee, Virginia, Kentucky, South Carolina, Ohio or Indiana. Altogether it’s bigger than Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont combined.

Tour cost based on double room occupancy (sharing a double room during tour). Cost of a single room for duration of tour is $300.

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Apr 14 to Apr 21, 2017
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Oct 20 to Oct 27, 2017
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Nov 10 to Nov 17, 2017
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Dec 1 to Dec 8, 2017
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Jan 5 to Jan 12, 2018
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Feb 9 to Feb 16, 2018
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Mar 23 to Mar 30, 2018
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Apr 6 to Apr 13, 2018
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Tour meals at your hotel and at fine restaurants
  • All taxes. Prices listed are the total amounts you pay. All amounts are quoted in US dollars
  • Airport transfers: We meet you at José Martí Int’l Airport in Havana and take you to your hotel upon arrival. We return you to Jaime González Airport in Cienfuegos for departure
  • Hotels as listed in tour itinerary or similar
  • All breakfasts, lunches and dinners as per itinerary
  • All activities, services, speakers, meetings and meals as described in tour itinerary except those noted as “optional” or “not included in cost”
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach transportation and a full-time professional driver
  • An expert Cuban English-speaking guide and translator whose background matches tour content throughout the program
  • Ongoing support from Cuba Education and Explorer Tours staff in Canada, United States and Cuba before, during and after your stay
  • Emergency collect call access to our North American staff while in Cuba
  • Emergency cash advances for our tour participants who face complications accessing funds from aboard while in Cuba
  • Domestic or international flights. Please see our suggestions for commercial flights to Cuba
  • Mandatory Cuban medical insurance
  • Mandatory Cuban visitors visa
  • Gratuities for Cuban tour guide, bus driver, chambermaids, restaurant staff, porters. See Cuba tipping guidelines
  • We strongly recommend trip interruption and cancellation insurance. We partner with Allianz Global Assistance for Cuba travel peace of mind