Cuba among nature and sea
Breakfast. Information meeting. Tour of city with a visit to the Historic Center, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit the recently renovated squares of the capital: Plaza de la Catedral, Plaza de Armas, Plaza de San Francisco de Asís, Plaza Vieja. Lunch in the city center. In the afternoon, panoramic visit of Capitol Building, the Central Park, the Fraternity Park, the Revolution Square and Floridita for a cocktail. Return to the hotel and dinner. Evening at leisure.
Breakfast at hotel. Departure for Las Terrazas, Cuba's first ecological village, located in Sierra del Rosario, declared by the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, an area rich in flora and fauna, rivers, ponds and waterfalls, ideal for hiking, relaxing or practicing birdwatching. Visit to the Community of Las Terrazas, an example of sustainable development and environmental education, and Moka hotel, ideal for nature and ecotourism lovers, "Cafetal Buenavista", an ancient farm built by French colonists in the 18th century for the cultivation of coffee. Lunch in a typical restaurant.
In the afternoon meeting with the local community and visit to its socio-cultural installations, with the possibility to taste the exquisite Cuban coffee in the House of Mary (it is not included). Visit to the lively local art community, its studios and serigraphy laboratories, where it will be possible to buy the various articles produced by the community. If there is still time available enjoy a swim in Rio San Juan. Continuation of the trip to the city of Pinar del Rio, capital of the homonymous province, the westernmost in Cuba and where the best tobacco in the world is grown. Arrival, accommodation and dinner at the hotel. Evening at leisure.
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure for Montemar Park, home to the largest swamp in the Caribbean. Visit Aldea Taína (an accurate reconstruction of a village of the pre-Columbian aborigines) and the breeding of crocodiles. Lunch on site. Accommodation and dinner at the hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure for Santa Clara, arrival and short visit of the city: Revolution Square and the mausoleum of the Commander "Che" Guevara. Lunch and continuation to the city of Remedios, one of Cuba's oldest colonial settlements, some historical sources would indicate it as the second city founded by the conquistadores (in 1513). Its historic center has been declared a national monument since 1980, famous for its patrimonial value and for its "parrandas", traditional annual festivals. City tour, accommodation and dinner at the hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel. Route to the city of Trinidad with visit to the Main Square and one of the city's museums, the Church of Santissima Trinidad, stop at La Canchanchara Bar and Romantic Museum, followed by a visit to the Casa del Alfarero, a local pottery workshop. Lunch along the way. Continuation of the trip to Cayo Coco, located within the Archipelago of the Gardens of the King, the fourth island of Cuba by extension and connected to the mainland thanks to a causeway that goes over the sea for over 30 kilometers. Its numerous resorts and beaches of fine white sand make it one of the most loved by tourists from all over the world.
Arrival, hotel accommodation. All Inclusive treatment.
Full day for relaxing on these wonderful beaches of turquoise waters and coral sand. All Inclusive treatment.
Departure for Sancti Spiritus. On the way visit to the city of Ciego de Avila. Continuation of the journey with a short stop at the Valle de los Ingenios, an area that, in the seventeenth and eighteenth century, was one of the most prosperous in Cuba and that preserves its splendid sugar production. Arrival at the city of Sancti Spíritus. Lunch on site. Accommodation and dinner at the hotel. Evening at leisure.
Breakfast at the hotel and departure for La Habana city, lunch along the way, arrival at La Habana and transfer to selected hotels.