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Cuba Libre


from £2,199 per person
2 passengers 13 nights
Including optional travel insurance or a price reduction of £110 if not required
  • VIP travel service VIP door to door
  • Full Board Full board
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Capture the true essence of Cuba

Discover Cuba's unique and colourful culture, unspoilt countryside and remarkable diversity, on this tour that takes in colonial cities, lush valleys and idyllic coastal resorts…

Please note: Cuba is a unique and highly rewarding destination, please bear in mind that the tourism infrastructure can sometimes be basic and late changes to the planned itinerary may occur.


Hands shaking Included travel insurance

Bed12 nights in hotels and 1 in flight

Dinner plate36 meals: 12 breakfasts (B), 12 lunches (L) and 12 dinners (D)

PersonSaga tour manager

Plus all this...

  • Return flights and transfers
  • Welcome drink upon arrival at each hotel
  • Farewell dinner
  • Porterage at all hotels
  • Tourist visa for full British citizens resident in the UK

MapExcursions and visits

  • City tour of Havana
  • Visit to Las Terrazas Nature Reserve
  • Viñales Valley boat trip and Indian cave
  • Cienfuegos tour and boat trip in Cienfuegos Bay
  • Guided tour of Trinidad
  • Visit to Che Guevara mausoleum
  • Trail of Ernest Hemingway

HeadphonesUse of audio headsets on guided tours

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Day 1 UK to Havana

Cuban musicians

Depart in the morning for your daytime flight to Havana where you stay two nights at the locally rated 5-star Melia Habana (3Q) in Miramar, a residential district known for its hotels and large mansions, most of which were abandoned at the time of the revolution and now house foreign embassies.

The hotel is surrounded by tropical gardens and offers five restaurants, a snack bar, three bars, a swimming pool and a fitness centre. There are 462 air-conditioned rooms arranged over 19 floors and served by lifts. All have a satellite television, telephone, tea and coffee-making facilities, hairdryer, minibar and room service (both extra charge). D

Day 2 Havana

Havana waterfront

Contrast old and modern Havana on an included tour. Enjoy lunch and dinner at a local restaurant, plus a Cuban cocktail lesson before dinner. Perhaps treat yourself to an optional Tropicana show this evening. B, L, D

Havana La Habana Cuba Caribbean

Day 4 Havana-Viñales Valley

Vinales crops

Travel first to Las Terrazas Nature Reserve, where you can explore and enjoy an included lunch.

Afterwards, continue to Viñales where you will stay two nights at the locally rated 3-star Los Jazmines (2Q) or similar on a half-board basis. B, L, D

Day 4 Viñales Valley

Vinales Valley

After viewing the Jurassic limestone formations, explore underground caves on an included boat trip, then visit a Cigar Factory in Pinar del Rio at lunchtime before an afternoon at leisure. B, L, D

Day 5 Viñales Valley-Havana

Return to Havana and the Melia Habana (3Q) for a further night on a half-board basis. This afternoon join an included excursion which takes you on the trail of the author and Nobel prize winner Ernest Hemingway who made Havana his home for nearly 20 years. B, L, D

Day 6 Cienfuegos and the Bay of Pigs

Bay of Pigs

En route to Cienfuegos, a journey of 240km taking approximately four hours, pause at the Bay of Pigs and visit the Playa Giron Museum, which tells the story of the 1961 attempted military invasion of the island by American-backed Cuban exiles.

Stay three nights at the locally rated 4-star Jagua Hotel by Melia (3Q). B, L, D

Bay of Pigs Matanzas Cuba Caribbean

Day 7 Cienfuegos


Included tour of UNESCO-listed Cienfuegos and a boat trip, before lunch in a local restaurant. B, L, D

Day 8 Cienfuegos to Trinidad to Cienfuegos


Included tour of UNESCO-listed Trinidad. Lunch is at a local restaurant. B, L, D

Trinidad Sancti Spiritus Cuba Caribbean

Day 9 Cienfuegos-Santa Clara-Cayo Santa Maria

Che Guevara statue

Head to Cayo Santa Maria. Stop for lunch at a local restaurant, and visit the final resting place of Che Guevara en route.

Spend three nights on an all-inclusive basis at the seaside resort of Cayo Santa Maria at the locally rated 5-star Melia Cayo Santa Maria (4Q). This seaside resort hotel is set next to a white sandy beach. It has a choice of restaurants and bars, two outdoor freshwater swimming pools, spa and fitness centre. The 360 air-conditioned rooms have a television, telephone, safe, minibar and hairdryer. B, L, D

Day 10 - 11 Cayo Santa Maria

Tropical beach

Spend the rest of your holiday at leisure or enjoying optional excursions. B, L, D

Day 12 Cayo Santa Maria to Havana

Vintage car

Travel to Havana for your final night at the locally rated 5-star Melia Habana (3Q). B, L, D

Day 13 Havana-UK

Spend the morning at leisure, then transfer to the airport for your return overnight flight to the UK. B, L

Day 14 UK

Arrive in the morning for your included UK door-to-door travel service home.

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