Countries visited : Cuba
TOTAL DAYS : 7 Days
STARTS IN : Havana
ENDS IN : Havana
Highlights : Cayo Jutias , soroa , Vinales , Pinar Del rio
TRANSPORT : Cycling
Explore Cuba’s’ beautiful West coast of Cuba; from Havana to Pinar del Río and Viñales, this 7Day tour will give you the chance to explore the historical centre of Havana, with its narrow streets and charming squares, visit the Pinar del Río region and the Viñales valley, famed for its superb scenery. The tour also includes time for you to relax on the Caribbean beach of Cayo Jutías, a small island and take an excursion to Río Canimar as well as spending time in beautiful Varadero.
Departure Dates 2015
Low Season – 10May, 5Jul, 6Sep & 4Oct 2015
High Season – 18Jan, 15Feb & 15Mar 2015
Day 1: Arrival in Havana
Upon arrival into Havana you will be met and transferred to your hotel in Havana Vieja – Hotel Plaza – where you will spend the night.
Day 2: Havana
After breakfast, enjoy on a historical sightseeing tour of Old Havana, stating in the centre of the city, this tour will take you to see wonderful squares, museum and streets that the city has to offer, continue by visiting the Rum Museum at Havana Club and finish off with a Welcome dinner in an old town restaurant. Overnight at Hotel Plaza. (Breakfast and Lunch)
Day 3: Pinar Del Rio & Viñales
After breakfast we head towards Pinar del Rio where we will visit a tobacco factory along the way, which is famous for the best tobacco in the world. We continue travelling to Viñales a charming town; its surrounding tobacco plantations and the strange hill-peaks (mogotes) are typical for this region, make it an impressive sight. Lunch will be served at one of the local restaurants. Late in the afternoon, arrive at Hotel Rancho San Vicente, where you can enjoy the peaceful and harmonious atmosphere of the country-side and take a swim in the hotel’s pool. Overnight at Hotel Rancho San Vincente. Overnight at Hotel Rancho San Vincente. (Breakfast and Lunch)
Day 4: Cayo Jutías
Today excursion will take you to the beaches of Cayo Jutías – A small island on the north coast that is connected to the mainland by a bridge. Here you will have the chance to relax on the beautiful Caribbean beach with crystal-clear turquoise water and where lunch will be served. In the afternoon you can enjoy the fantastic scenery of the Cuban West coast on your way back to the Hotel. Overnight at Hotel Rancho San Vicente. (Breakfast)
Day 5: Las Terrazas & Soroa
After breakfast, travel to Las Terrazas for a sightseeing tour through the community and the enchanting Sierra de Rosario – the first Cuban biosphere reserve recognized by UNESCO. Get a glimpse into the typical handicraft and artist workshops or to visit the ruins of Cafetales Franceses, a French coffee plantation from the 18th century. Lunch will be served at one of the local restaurant and later you can relax by the crystal-clear waters of Rio San Juan before visiting the t the orchid garden of Soroa, the Orquideario de Soroa where more than 25,000 orchid species-including other ornamental plants, trees and flowers live. Overnight at Hotel Villa Soroa. (Breakfast and Lunch)
Day 6: Rio Canimar & Varadero
This morning we travel to Río Canimar by boat through the fascinating and slow-moving river. Lunch will be served at La Arboleda restaurant situated 11 km up the stream. In the afternoon enjoy a swim or go horseback riding. Return to the pier as we continue to Varadero. Overnight at the All-inclusive Hotel Villa Tortuga. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
Day 7: Departure
Free time for you to explore or relax on this beautiful Caribbean beach before your flight. (Breakfast)
Low Season: 6Apr, 20Apr, 4May, 18May, 15Jun, 12Jul, 6Sep, 12Oct & 25Oct 2015
High Season: 11Jan, 25Jan, 16Feb, 22Feb, 8Mar, 15Mar & 10Aug 2015
Prices per person in AU$. Not valid during local public holidays and special events.
All prices are as a guide only, please check with us for the latest prices.
Notes: If hotels mentioned in the itinerary are already fully booked, we reserve the right to book another accommodation of equivalent standard
Tour name :
West Cuba Tour
Custom-made, flexible trips to Central and South America. You tell us when, where and how you’d like to travel.
We will put together a program that best suits your needs and preferences.