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CUBA

 

Activities

  • Daily Classic Car Transport

  •  Colonial Plazas

  • Cannon Fire Ceremony

  • Almacenes San Jose Shopping

  • Hemingway Experience

  • Fine Arts Museum

  • Muraleando Community Art

  • Paseo del Prado

  • Classic Convertible Car Ride & Photoshoot

  •  Capitol Tour

  • Tour Varadero

  • Tour Viñales

Inclusions

  • Round-Trip Airfare from Salt Lake City

  • Airport Transfers

  • Hotels -Bed and Breakfasts

  • Daily Breakfast

  • 4 Lunches, & 3 Dinners

  • Activities and Tours listed on itinerary

  • Private Transportation

  • Tour Guides

  • Tour Host

  • Visas  & Certification

Price

 $2,999 

per person (double occupancy) 
from Salt Lake City


+$300 for Single Occupancy

Fine Print

  • You must be able to walk with no problems; trip is not wheelchair accessible

  •  $800 Deposit required to secure airfare

  • Full payment due 90 days before the trip and must be made by check

  • Trip deposit and final payments are non-refundable once paid

  • Passports are required and must be valid 6 months after final date of the trip and must have at least 4 blank pages.

  • Visas & Certifications are included in the package

Your Host: Samantha Vellinga
 

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April 10: Departure to Havana

  • Late Night Departure (SLC to Ft Lauderdale)

April 11: Exploring Havana

  • Welcome Dinner: Gather for a delightful Welcome Dinner at Chef Ivan’s El Carbon Restaurant. Indulge in a family-style feast featuring Cuban delicacies such as "arroz con pollo" and "masitas de cerdo," a culinary experience enjoyed by notable personalities like the King of Spain and Hollywood stars.

  • Cannon Fire Ceremony: Immerse yourself in history at the Castillo de San Carlos de la Cabaña. Witness the unique Cannon Fire Ceremony against the backdrop of a stunning sunset, a tradition dating back to the 1700s. Explore souvenir stalls after the ceremony.

  • Return to Lodging: Conclude the day with a tranquil return to your lodging for a restful night's sleep.

 

April 12: Havana Highlights

  • Fine Art Museum and More: Explore the Fine Art Museum (closed on Tuesdays) showcasing colonial-era masterpieces and contemporary art exhibitions. Wander through Plaza Vieja and discover Plaza San Francisco de Asis, both brimming with history and charm.

  • Dinner at Cha-Cha Restaurant: Savor a delightful dinner at Cha-Cha Restaurant, known for its exceptional cuisine and inviting ambiance.

 

April 13: Hemingway's Legacy and Artistic Discoveries

  • Hemingway’s Finca Vigia: Embark on a journey to Hemingway’s Finca Vigia, where the iconic author penned masterpieces like "The Old Man and the Sea."

  • Muraleando Experience: Immerse yourself in the artistic community project at Muraleando in Lawton, a suburb brimming with local art, music, and dance.

  • Shopping and Classic Convertible Ride: Explore Almacenes San Jose for souvenirs and art. Later, enjoy a one-hour classic convertible car ride, making your Havana experience truly unforgettable. Return to your lodging for a relaxing evening.

 

April 14: Varadero Beach Day Trip

  • Bacunayagua Lookout and Varadero Exploration: Pause at the Bacunayagua lookout point for a panoramic view of Matanzas province before reaching Varadero. Delight in a delectable lunch at a local, private restaurant. Spend the afternoon at Varadero Beach, one of the world's most beautiful beaches. Explore the town and engage with local vendors. Return to Havana in the late afternoon, filled with memories.

 

April 15: Discovering Viñales Valley

  • Viñales Valley Excursion (Full Day): Explore the ecological wonder of Viñales Valley, dotted with unique rock formations known as "mogotes." Tour the valley on foot or horseback, visit a tobacco plantation, and explore the Indian Cave and Prehistoric Mural.

  • Lunch at Casa de Barbaro: Enjoy a delightful "criollo" lunch at Casa de Barbaro, one of Viñales' private restaurants.

  • Return to Havana: Return to Havana in the late afternoon, enriched by the unique experiences of Viñales.

 

April 16: Historic Havana Exploration

  • Plaza de Armas and La Catedral: Discover the historic Plaza de Armas and La Catedral, two iconic sites in Havana. Enjoy a mojito at Hemingway’s Bodeguita del Medio, leaving your mark on its famous walls.

  • Lunch at Antojos Restaurant: Satisfy your cravings with authentic Cuban dishes at Antojos Restaurant during lunch.

  • Paseo del Prado and Capitol Building Tour: Take a leisurely stroll along Paseo del Prado, a tree-lined avenue showcasing the beauty of Old Havana and the Malecon. Embark on a guided tour of the Capitol Building, Havana's architectural masterpiece.

  • Havana 61 Farewell Dinner: Conclude your exploration with the Havana 61 Farewell Dinner, a final opportunity to relish Cuban cuisine and connect with fellow travelers.

 

April 17: Departure from Havana

  • Transfer to Airport: Bid farewell to Havana as a friendly driver transfers you to Jose Marti Airport. 

  • Welcome Home: Arrive in SLC concluding your incredible Cuban adventure. Until next time, thank you for being a part of this unforgettable journey.

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