COLORS AND AROMAS OF CUBA
Circuit specially designed to value the diversity of Cuban culture, customs and traditions, based on the differences of colors and aromas of the island.
Split city: Havana
With a visit to: Havana, Las Terrazas, Cienfuegos, Trinidad, Sancti Spítitus, Santa Clara
Duration: 6 Days
Frequency: Departure on Saturdays
DAY 1. City tour with visit to the Historic Center of Old Havana, World Heritage Site. Visit to the squares of Havana: Plaza de la Catedral, Plaza de Armas, Plaza de San Francisco de Asis and Plaza Vieja. Lunch at local restaurant. In the afternoon in OLD AUTOS panoramic visit to the Capitol, Central Park, Fraternity Park, Revolution Square. Return to the hotel.
HAVANA- LAS TERRAZAS - HAVANA
DAY 2. Departure to Las Terrazas, an ecological project located in the Sierra de del Rosario, declared by the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, enjoying the Cuban flora and fauna and the beauties of the place. The hotel La Moka will be known, a singular installation inserted in the forest. Visit to the La Unión farm, with a beautiful garden of tropical plants. Displacement towards the partially reconstructed ruins of the Cafetal Buenavista, coffee plantation of the XIX century, knowing didactically the history of the place and the process of the benefit of coffee at the time. Contact with the community, visiting the Plaza del Pueblo and its socio-cultural facilities, with the possibility of tasting the exquisite Cuban coffee at Maria's house (not included). You will visit the Serigraphy Workshop of the place, being able to know about this work and the craft that takes place in the place, with the possibility of buying different items. Lunch in the area and, if desired, bath time in the San Juan River. Return to the hotel in Havana.
HAVANA - CIENFUEGOS
DAY 3. Departure to the city of Cienfuegos, called the Pearl of the South, which highlights the perfect layout of its streets and buildings of high architectural value, which reveal the splendor of a culture with a strong French accent. Visit the Tomás Terry Theater and the Palacio de Valle, where you will learn about the beautiful legend associated with construction. Lunch in a restaurant of the zone. In the afternoon, maritime tour through the bay of Cienfuegos. Accommodation and dinner at hotel. Night at disposal.
CIENFUEGOS - TRINIDAD - SANCTI SPÍRITUS.
DAY 4. Breakfast. Departure to Sancti Spíritus, in transit visit to Trinidad, a city that with its streets settled in the middle, its Plaza Mayor and its architecture seems to have stopped in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, and which was declared in 1988, by UNESCO, Patrimony of the Humanity. Visit the Romantic Museum and the Canchánchara Bar, where you can enjoy a typical welcome drink. Lunch in a restaurant of the zone. Continuation of the trip. Accommodation and dinner at hotel. Night at disposal.
SANCTI SPÍRITUS - SANTA CLARA
DAY 5. Breakfast. Panoramic tour through the mountainous massif of Escambray, one of the most important mountain ranges in the country; passing through Manicaragua, settlement of cultivator communities of the famous Cuban tobacco and the rich coffee. In transit, you can see the tobacco plantations in the area. Walk through Lake Hanabanilla, the only mountain lake in Cuba. Lunch at a local restaurant. Continuation of the trip to Santa Clara. Accommodation and dinner at the hotel in the area.
SANTA CLARA - VARADERO AND / OR HAVANA.
DAY 6. Breakfast. Tour of the city of Santa Clara, the capital of the center of Cuba, with a tour of the patrimonial route of the city, which includes the Parque del Carmen, where the town was founded in 1685 and Leoncio Vidal Park. Visit to the Plaza Ernesto Che Guevara, meeting place with one of the most prominent and charismatic personalities of the contemporary world history, and where the Museum and the Memorial that bears his name are located. Visit to the monument to the action against the Armored Train. Lunch in a restaurant of the zone. Continuation of the trip to Varadero or Havana. Overnight at the selected hotel.