Luca C.

The trip of

Authentic Cuba in a vintage car * * * *

Reviews

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Trip experience

We had a beautiful trip through Cuba and a great Guide.

Positive aspects

It was well organized and it was as the description. The part in Vinales was our favorite.

Negative aspects

The Accommodation in Soroa wasn't good. It was an old Resort that I wouldn't recommend.

La risposta di viviTravels

viviTravels

Gentile Luca,
grazie del suo feedback. I vostri commenti ci sono utilissimi per continuare a migliorare il nostro lavoro. Siamo contenti che il viaggio le sia piaciuto e speriamo di averla ancora con noi nella sua prossima avventura!

Description

Starting from the capital city, Havana, you will get on board a classic vintage American car to discover the wonderful island of Cuba, in the Caribbean.

During this week you are going to breathe the most authentic perfumes of the island, taste the typical dishes belonging to local tradition, be astonished due to the inhabitants' warmth and breathless in front of amazing natural landscapes.

Your guide will make you discover:

  • The most suggestive places in Havana, among which the Old Town and the beautiful view enjoyable from Morro Castle;
  • The colourful Trinidad, a picturesque colonial village;
  • The historic centres of Santa Clara and Sancti Spiritus;
  • The main sights of Cienfuegos, where you will have the chance to swim next to dolphins in the lagoon;
  • Viñales, where you will enjoy the most characteristic courses of an organic farm and overnight in a "casa particular".

Join us in this adventure, you won't be disappointed!

Visited places

  1. Arrival in Havana

    Arrival in Havana

    Meeting with the guide at the Havana airport and transfer to boutique lodging in Old Havana. Breakfast is included.

    Visited places

    Day 1
  2. Havana city tour

    Havana city tour

    At 9 a.m. your guide will arrive at your hotel and your tour on board of a convertible classic American vintage car through the city starts. Some highlights include: Plaza de la Revolucion, Malecon, Cemetary Columbus, Tribuna Anti-Imperialista and the amazing view of the city enjoyable from Morro Castle. While in Old Havana we will visit the Museum of Rum and the different important Plazas and streets. Your guide gives you ideas for enjoying characteristicplaces where to have dinner and admire live music performances in the evening.

    Day 2
  3. Free day

    Free day

    Enjoy your free time today! You can discover the capital city according to your own personal style or take part in some optional excursions.

    Day 3
  4. Havana - Trinidad passing through Santa Clara and Sancti Spiritus

    Havana - Trinidad passing through Santa Clara and Sancti Spiritus

    This morning, together with the guide/driver, we will move to Santa Clara by car. On arrival visit the main sights of this colonial city, as the cigar factory, the mausoleum of Che Guevara and city center. At the end of the tour, we will continue to Sancti Spiritus and visit its historic center. Afterwards, while we continue toward Trinidad, we will stop on the way to discover the Valle de los Ingenios. Overnight in the lodge El Casona at walking distance of the city center. Dinner in the lodge and explanation about Cuban cuisine by the local cook.

    Visited places

    Day 4
  5. Trinidad Tour

    Trinidad Tour

    Natural Park Topes de Collantes is our first destination today. Here, we'll reach the waterfall Guanayara where we'll get the chance to swim inside its natural pools. In the late afternoon we will drive to the beach to see the awesome Caribbean sunset. We will enjoy our dinner in the paladar Museo 1514 and during the evening we'll have the possibility to cherish live music performances in the streets.

    Day 5
  6. Trinidad - Cienfuegos - Soroa

    Trinidad - Cienfuegos - Soroa

    Departure for Cienfuegos, where we'll visit the dolphin center and experience a swim with dolphins inside its lagoon. We will also admire the most important sights of Cienfuegos, located in its historic center, as Parque Marti, Teatro Terry and Palacio de Valle. Afterwards, we'll continue to the area of Soroa, where we'll spend our night in a hotel on a half board basis.

    Visited places

    Day 6
  7. Soroa - Viñales

    Soroa - Viñales

    Our car will take us in Viñales (2 hours). Here, we'll walk in the valley passing through mogotes and tobacco farmers. Today, we will enjoy our lunch in the organic farm El Paradiso from which it is possible to admire a breath-taking view of the valley (typical farmers cuisine with several options). In the afternoon you'll have free time to discover the city on your own. Overnight in homestead lodging in Viñales: you will stay in the house of a local near the city center.

    Visited places

    Day 7
  8. Back to Havana: last day

    Back to Havana: last day

    After breakfast, we will depart to reach the community Las Terrazas, located in the foothills of the Sierra del Rosario Ecological Reserve. Here we'll enjoy our lunch in a specialized restaurant. Then, we will go back to Havana or onwards to Varadero: end of services.

    Day 8