Discover Havana & Varadero

Duration:
7 days - 6 nights
Visiting:
Havana, Matanzas, Varadero
From:
AUD $ 3,999
p.p. twin share. Excludes Airfares

Discover Havana & Varadero

Experience the essence of Cuba. This tour is for those of you that want to visit two worlds in one, starting with Havana culture, history, music and nightlife. Marvel at the fascinating cobbled old city where communist landmarks jostle with 50’s Americana. Here you will find a plethora of Cuban restaurants and bars not to mention Cuba’s best and most infamous export, the Cigar. Then enjoy one of the most beautiful white sandy beaches in the world, located on the northernmost part of the island of Cuba, Varadero.

Overview

Overview

Day 1 -2Arrive Havana. City Tour Havana Colonial
Day 3Day at leisure
Day 4Havana to Varadero
Day 5Varadero at leisure
Day 6Varadero to Havana & Tropicana Show
Day 7Depart Havana

Itinerary

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive Havana

A Travel Just 4U representative will meet you at the airport in Havana.

Day 2: City Tour Havana Colonial

CU-Havana (44)In 1982, UNESCO declared Havana’s historic city center as a world cultural heritage site. There is no city in the whole of Latin America with a larger colonial center.

Enjoy a walking tour exploring the old city centre through the alleys and over the “plazas” of Old-Havana: Plaza de Armas, Templete, Palace of the Generals, Cathedral Square, Plaza Vieja, Hemingway’s “Bodeguita”. In the afternoon you will visit the “Muraleando” project: Get to know this socio-cultural project and its history. Within a few years, the community transformed their neighborhood into an artwork with painted murals and sculptures made of common objects.

Day 3: Havana

Day at leisure, time to explore the beautiful and cultural city of Havana.

Day 4: Havana to Varadero

Early in the morning drive on the coastal road from Havana via Matanzas to Varadero. Drive in a 4×4 Jeeps through the north coastal area of Havana, with a photo stop at the Bacunayagua bridge (112 m high). Drive through the Yumurí valley and visit the house of the farmer’s wife Mary to taste a delicious coffee. Arrival in the city of Matanza where you will enjoy a boat ride on the Canimar river. In the afternoon there is a visit to Punta La Maya (snorkeling)and  the Finca Dionisa.

Day 5: Varadero

 

Day at leisure, time to relax and enjoy the beach.

Day 6: Varadero to Havana & Tropicana Show

Drive along the panoramic coastal road to Havana and in the afternoon, find yourself humming Guantanamera from this famous open-air nightclub show that presents a song and dance performance reminiscent of 1950s Cuba. There is also a visit to the cabaret “Tropicana”. It is known since its foundation in 1939 as one of the most famous Cabarets around the world. A nostalgic open-air show with more than 200 artists and a big live-orchestra in a beautiful garden setting. Let yourself seduce by the rhythms of Cuban music and by the charming dancers. Make a journey into the world of the Bolero, the Mambo and the Cha-cha-cha – from Afro-Cuba to modern Salsa. Tropicana – “Paradise under the stars”. It’s a “must” when you are in Havana.

Day 6: Depart Havana

This morning you will be transferred after breakfast from your hotel to the airport in Havana. Your Discover Habana & Varadero itinerary concludes here.

Inclusions

Inclusions

  • Arrival & departures transfers in all cities
  • All tours as mentioned in itinerary
  • 6 nights accommodation in 3* & 4*Hotels – Breakfast included
  • Price based on two adults travelling together.

Not Included

  • International and internal flights
  • Items of personal nature
  • Drinks (alcoholic and non-alcoholic)
  • Tips to Drivers, guides and Porters

Airfares

Travel Just 4U has competitive South America Flights to get you to the starting point of your chosen Holiday. Contact one of our Travel Consultants for a full quotation including airfares, stopovers and any additional travel you wish to organize.

 

 

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