Pearl of the Caribbean

Explore the city sights and tobacco-growing regions of Cuba on this dynamic 7 night tour

Discover Cuba's most popular and historic sights on a week-long Cuban adventure . Visit a Cuban cigar factory, watch a cabaret show and explore the capital of Havana on this unforgettable 7 night, 8 day tour.

Tour highlights

    Explore the iconic sights of Havana, including Plaza de Armas & Revolution Square and watch a Tropicana cabaret show
    - Visit the resting place of “Che “ Guevara in Santa Clara
    - Tour stunning Cienfuegos & historic Trinidad
    - See the tobacco growing area & visit a cigar factory in the Vinales Valley
    - Experience the subterranean boat ride through the El Indio limestone cave in Vinales


Day 1

Welcome to Cuba and the enthralling capital, Havana

Welcome to Cuba! Transfer from Jose Marti Airport to the historic Sevilla Hotel and enjoy a free evening to spend as you wish. The historic old town of Havana, also known as Habana Vieja, is one of the prime destinations for tourists. A holiday in Havana isn’t complete without a stroll round this UNESCO World Heritage Site. Habana Vieja boasts some superb architecture, amazing buildings and expansive plazas. The Old Town has a rich variety of churches, forts, museums and mansions to explore. Most of the popular museums and galleries can be found in this area.

Day 2

Havana Full Day

Depart for a guided sightseeing tour of Havana. Absorb the atmosphere of the narrow cobblestone streets, flanked by old colonial buildings dating back as far as the 16th Century. Stop at the Havana Club Rum Factory to sample some rum and enjoy lunch at the famous El Patio restaurant, overlooking the Cathedral Square. Visit the impressive Revolution Square and enjoy a drive along the “Malecon”, Havana’s seafront promenade. Enjoy the rest of the afternoon at your leisure - exploring Old Havana or relaxing back at the hotel. Have dinner at Casa Espanola, a castle-like mansion, followed by an optional Tropicana cabaret show.

INCLUDES : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3

Havana - Santa Clara - Trinidad

Leave early morning for Santa Clara, the final resting place of “Che” Guevara. Visit the mausoleum and museum dedicated to his extraordinary life, followed by a short orientation tour of the city including the train “Tren Blindado” that was attacked during the Cuban Revolution.

Have lunch at a local hotel restaurant before continuing through the Escambray Mountains to Trinidad, a UNESCO heritage site and one of the best preserved colonial cities in the world.  

INCLUDES : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4

Historic Trinidad

Spend a leisurely day exploring Trinidad, visiting either Palacio de Cantero or the History Museum, followed by a visit to La Chanchanchara (an old house dating back to the 18th Century). Have lunch at the Grand Hotel Trinidad then enjoy the rest of the afternoon to explore this historic city at your own leisure.

INCLUDES : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5

Cienfuegos - the 'pearl of the south'

Continue your journey to Cienfuegos, known as 'Perla del Sur' (Pearl of the South) due to its large boulevards, fascinating buildings and spectacular views. Explore the city, have lunch at the Nautical Club and enjoy some free time to walk around the city or relax back at the hotel pool. Have dinner at Palacio del Valle a stunning Moorish-style palace.

INCLUDES : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6

Guama - Vinales

Depart for Pinar Del Rio province, Cuba's main tobacco growing region, stopping at Guama to take a boat through the mangrove swamps. Enjoy lunch in a local countryside restaurant before continuing to Vinales to experience real Cuban life with a stay in Casa Particulars (private houses) with dinner arranged in a local restaurant.

INCLUDES : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 7

Stunning Vinales Valley

Visit the famous Vinales Valley and stop off along the way to absorb the beauty of the area. Experience how Cuba's famous cigars are created by hand with a visit to a cigar factory. Enjoy a subterranean boat ride through the El Indio limestone cave system followed by lunch in the Ranchón San Vicente countryside restaurant. In the late afternoon, return to the Vinales casas to relax. Dinner will be provided by your casa.

INCLUDES : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 8

Las Terrazas ecological reserve - Havana

Set off for the Las Terrazas community, situated in the foothills of the Sierra del Rosario Ecological Reserve. Have lunch in one of their specialized restaurants before transferring back to Havana for your return flight to the UK.

Should you wish to extend your stay in Cuba at the end of this tour by adding more nights in Havana or a beach extension, please call one of our Cuba specialists to discuss an individual itinerary suited to your needs.

INCLUDES : Breakfast, Lunch


5th May 2016 - 23rd June 2016

8th September 2016 - 20th October 2016

3rd November 2016 - 24th November 2016

1st December 2016 - 8th December 2016

5th January 2017 - 19th January 2017

6th April 2017 - 27th April 2017

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