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Cruising Cuba: Havana and the Variety Voyager

12 days from £5,430pp

Includes flights
What is tailor made? Customised itinerary | Every trip is unique | Flexible accommodation options | Designed to your budget

Itinerary highlights

  • Explore Havana's atmospheric streets dotted with pavement cafes and classic American cars.

  • Cruising along the Caribbean coastline of Cuba on the beautiful Variety Voyager, dropping anchor along Cuba's western coastline.

  • Visit local schools, hospital and national parks to get a comprehensive view of real life Cuba.

Price includes

Scheduled international flights
In destination transfers
Activities and excursions as detailed
All accommodation
  • Havana
  • Cienfuegos
  • Havana
  • Cienfuegos
  • Havana
  • Cienfuegos
  • Havana

Itinerary idea in detail

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Includes international flights from a choice of UK airports, including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Day 1 Havana

Day 1 Havana

International outbound flight , Havana

Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to Havana. Upon arrival in Havana you will be met at the airport by a local guide and escorted to your hotel in the centre of Old Havana.

Day 2 Havana

Day 2 Havana

Havana

This morning you'll enjoy a private two to three hour tour of modern Havana in style, riding in a classic American convertible.

Day 3 Cienfuegos

Day 3 Cienfuegos

Havana , Cienfuegos

You'll met your fellow cruise-mates at the Melia Cohiba Havana for a shared coach ride to Cienfuegos where you'll board the Variety Voyager and begin your cruise.

Day 4 Cienfuegos

Day 4 Cienfuegos

Cienfuegos

This morning you'll have a chance to enjoy a guided tour of the colonial streets of Trinidad, one of Cuba's best preserved cities. Lunch will be taken at a local restaurant before returning to the boat and setting sail for Isla de la Juventud.

Day 5 Cienfuegos

Day 5 Cienfuegos

Cienfuegos

Most of today will be spent at sea enjoying the Cuban coastline and the boat's facilities.

Day 6 Cienfuegos

Day 6 Cienfuegos

Cienfuegos

Today you arrive at Juventud Island, where you'll take a panoramic tour of the island including a visit to an art school and the maternity ward of a local hospital to witness Cuba's famed healthcare program. In the afternoon there will be time to explore Nueva Gerona at your own leisure.

Day 7 Cienfuegos

Day 7 Cienfuegos

Cienfuegos

In Maria La Gorda, on Cuba's northwest tip, you'll visit an elementary school to meet with the children and teachers and discuss the unique education system on the island. Following this you'll visit Guanahacabibes National Park, enjoying the country's largest nature reserve.

Day 8 Cienfuegos

Day 8 Cienfuegos

Havana , Cienfuegos

You'll sail around the northern coast of Cuba with the coast of Florida just out of side to your left before landing in Havana for a walking tour of the Old Town.

Day 9 Cienfuegos

Day 9 Cienfuegos

Havana , Cienfuegos

Today's Havana tour will take you to Fusterlandia, the studio of Jose Rodriguez Fuster, who has transformed a neighborhood into a Gaudi inspired mix of colours and shapes. You'll enjoy lunch in the city followed by leisure time to explore on your own.

Day 10 Havana

Day 10 Havana

Havana

The cruise comes to an end this morning and you'll be transferred to your hotel to enjoy your final day at leisure.

Day 11 International return flight

Day 11 International return flight

Havana , International return flight

Private transfer to the airport in time for your onward flight.

Day 12 International return flight

Day 12 International return flight

International return flight

Arrive home today to complete your journey.

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