Enjoy the sights and sounds of central Cuba on this week-long adventure to some of the famous sites that have drawn outsiders to this magical island over the last several decades. Journey through history-infused Havana and the cobblestoned streets of Trinidad, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Then head to Cienfuegos for some relaxing at the beach and a tour of its impressive bay. Visit monuments to the icons of the revolution and experience a side of Cuba few rarely get to see by foregoing your hotel a few nights for a local homestay.
B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner
Day 1 Havana
Arrive at any time.
Day 2 Santa Clara (1B)
Visit three key historical sites, including the famous Che monument.
Day 3-4 Trinidad
Orientation walk upon arrival. Opt to take salsa dancing lessons, hit the beach or catch some live music.
Day 5-6 Cienfuegos (1B)
Orientation walk and boat tour around the Bay of Cienfuegos. Option to visit the Palacio del Valle building, the botanical gardens or relax on the beach.
Day 7 Havana (1B)
Transfer back to the nation's capital. Walking tour of Old Havana.
Day 8 Havana (1B)
Depart at any time.
Travel Style — Classic
Designed for maximum variety, these trips are geared towards travellers searching for a healthy mix of active exploration, uncommon landscapes, amazing wildlife and local cultures.
Physical Grading — 2
There'll be some light walking and hiking. Suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.