In Havana & Viñales you can stroll the historic streets, drive along the seaside riding on a shiny classic car, and immerse yourself in Cuban music.
See Old Havana (La Habana Vieja), the World Heritage and the historical architectures. Experience the warmth of Cuban hospitality in a casa particular (a Cuban bed and breakfast) by staying with local Cuban people, or you can choose to stay at 4-star hotels to enjoy luxury moments.
Discover real Cuban heritage and culture in Viñales in Pinar del Rio, World Heritage site where you will find traditional tobacco farms, many beautiful caves, a rich vernacular tradition of architecture, its crafts, and its music.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||José Martí International airport|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Please arrive at least 2 hours before the flight.|
Arrive in the José Martí International airport in Havana. Then a private Cuban guide will welcome you at the Airport and escort you to your transfer to the casa particular or the hotel. You will be staying in Havana.
A local guide will pick you up and take you to stroll the streets of Havana’s Old Town. You will enjoy the colonial architecture in the Plaza de Armas and Cathedral Square, strolling Obispo Street, the main street in the historic district, and see many classic cars in Parque Central. After driving along the Malecon (Havana’s famous sea-side drive), the guide will escort you into an ordinary apartment and then to the rooftop, where you will find a stylish home-restaurant, Parador. After you enjoy lunch at Parador, a shiny classic car will take you to the new town in Havana to see Revolution Square and Miramar and then to a bar on the top floor of the tallest building in Cuba. You can see the sea and the whole town from the bar. You will then be taken back to the casa. (B,L)
Visit Viñales in Pinar del Rio where you will find traditional tobacco farms and many beautiful caves. The Viñales Valley is an outstanding karst landscape and is a registered World Heritage site. The guide will take you to see Cueva del Indio and Mural de la Pehistoria. After having lunch at an organic farm, visit tobacco farms on which traditional methods of agriculture have survived unchanged for several centuries.
The region also has a rich vernacular tradition of architecture, its crafts, and its music.
You will then return to Havana after the all-day excursion. (B,L)
You will have free time until you are transported to the airport.(B)