Cuba is a resplendent tropical island unlike any other in the Caribbean, hosting picturesque colonial towns, magnificent 20th-century architecture, stunning landscapes, and intriguing Afro-Cuban culture. Unravel the complicated history and explore the cultural richness of Cuba on a program that includes time in Havana, Cienfuegos, Trinidad, and Santa Clara. This OFAC compliant program promises to be a rare treat for art enthusiasts, music lovers, and those who appreciate beautiful scenery. Meet with contemporary artists and see how art in Cuba has transformed since the Revolution. Throughout, there will be opportunities to interact with several locals from different walks of society, and group members will gain a new in-depth understanding of Cuban life.
Schedule by Day
- Nov 5: Independent arrivals in Havana
- Nov 6: Old Havana, city tour
- Nov 7: Havana
- Nov 8: Havana
- Nov 9: Havana
- Nov 10: Havana / Cienfuegos / Trinidad
- Nov 11: Trinidad
- Nov 12: Trinidad / Independent departures
$5,995 per person double occupancy / $7,335 single occupancy
- Five nights at the Grand Aston Hotel, Havana
- Two nights nights at the Ronda Hotel, Trinidad
Participants must be able to walk for long distances over uneven cobblestones and up and down stairs without problems. Cuba’s infrastructure is weak, and participants need to have a spirit of adventure and be prepared for possible, but unlikely, temporary power outages and non-functioning elevators. This is a fast-paced program.