Experience Cuba’s gardens, World Heritage Sites and exuberant culture on this exciting tour. We will explore Havana including its historic and beautifully restored old city. Quintessential Cuban experiences such as taking a ride in a classic “Old Timer”, enjoying a Daquiri in an old Hemingway haunt and strolling through Havana’s streets filled with incredible architecture and wonderful sights will capture the spirit of this fascinating city. Havana is alive with art, music, dance, and friendly people.
On our journey west, we will stay in the outstandingly beautiful Vinales Valley; a UNESCO biosphere. A hike into this dramatically serene valley includes visiting a tobacco farm and exploring the Indian Caves on foot and by boat. Our itinerary also takes us to the orchids of Soroa, the famous National Botanical Garden outside Havana, the eco village of Las Terrazas, and to Cuba’s ‘Pearl of the South’ Cienfuegos on the Caribbean coast. The crocodiles of Zapata and the colorful. beautifully preserved buildings of Trinidad will fill us with wonder and awe.