Cuba dances to its own rhythm. Even if this communist Caribbean nation is slowly sliding to the West, pastel-shaded Havana lives in the past. It’s a place of rusting Cadillacs, fruit carts, crumbling colonial buildings, Sovietesque monuments to revolutionary heroes and locals chatting on the seafront wall. There’s a Cuba beyond the capital, too: valleys of tobacco fields and limestone outcrops. The sleepy, white-sand islets of the northern cayes. And music – the country’s lifeblood. Everywhere pulses to the sounds of salsa and son.
Our Cuba specialists have a deep affection for this complex country. They’ll prepare you for its quirks and advise how you can experience it most richly, from the best casas de la trova (traditional music halls) to the quietest beaches and nature reserves.
Suggested itineraries for Cuba
These itineraries will give you a starting point for what your trip to Cuba could entail. They cover routes that we've found work particularly well and feature some of our favourite places to stay. Treat them as inspiration, as each trip is created uniquely for you.
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Our expert guides to travelling in Cuba
Written by our specialists from the viewpoint of their own travels, these guides will help you decide on the shape of your own trip to Cuba. Aiming to inspire and inform, we share our recommendations for how to appreciate Cuba at its best.
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