Cuba Eco tour 8 days
Meet on arrival at Havana airport and transfer privately to accommodation in old
Havana. Two nights’ accommodation at a hotel or good private home B&B in Havana
Walking guided tour of old Havana to see all the important sights including the 4 squares and a cigar roller making a cigar. Tour in original classic Chevrolet from 1950’s along the sea front and visit the fortress across Havana bay.
Depart to Playa Giron in the Bay of Pigs on Cuba’s south coast with our guide/driver in his Hyundai car with air conditioning (he will stay with you until your return to Havana; he knows Cuba like the back of his hand, speaks good English and will show you places you wouldn’t find on your own), home to Cuba’s most important wetland and a vast and diverse selection of birds. Stop en route at the Hatiguanico river, a mini Amazon, and take a boat ride up the river to see the wildfowl including Roseate Spoonbills, Herons, Egrets, ospreys etc.
Spend the next 2 nights in the simple Hotel Playa Giron on the beach with accommodation in bungalows, all inclusive basis.
Visit the Caleta Buena, a beautiful stretch of beach with a cenote where you can snorkel and see the tropical fish. Lunch at same place. Visit the Bay of Pigs museum.
Depart to Cienfuegos, the ‘Pearl of the South’ and spend 2 nights in a nice private home. Tour of the city including the famous Terry Tomas theatre and the Graphic print foundation. There are some nice paladares (private restaurants) in this city.
Visit the colonial gem town of Trinidad where you will have a city tour and visit the sugar mills valley. Meet with Julio, a budding entrepreneur in Trinidad who will give a talk about business and life in Cuba.
Return to Havana and spend one night in hotel or casa particular B&B. Visit the artisanal centre in Havana port where you can buy art and souvenirs.
Transfer to Havana airport for departure flight.
INCLUDED IN PRICE
- All transportation as required in the itinerary in taxi including petrol.
- All accommodation and food of the driver/guide.
Visits and events
- All visits and entrance charges mentioned in the itinerary
- Bed and breakfast in Havana, private home 2 + 1 nights
- All inclusive meals and drinks in Playa Giron hotel 2 nights
- Bed and Breakfast in Cienfuegos, private home 2 nights
PRICE: From US$ 1700.00 per person not including flight and visa.