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Example itinerary: Family travel
holiday West Cuba, 15 days with rental car, minimum of 2
persons, can be tailor made in all aspects.
The accommodation is based on Cuban hotels, all selected
for a spectacular view or a specific setting and atmosphere.
In Trinidad you stay in the best beach resort there is:
Trinidad Hotel Brisas del Mar with lots of activities for
the children. If you prefer to stay in carefully selected
"casas particulares" (homestays of Cuban families - B&B)
and wish to have an interesting mixture of both hotels &
private houses, we can also arrange all your reservations.
Roundtrip West Cuba by bus
Roundtrip 21 days West & East Cuba with rental car, all accommodations
based on Cuban hotels, with private excursions & domestic
flight Santiago-Havana, excludes car rental, excludes international
flight. Private houses can be included as part of a tailor
When you decide to book for a travel with rental car, we
offer car rentals for the prices that are given by Havana
to travel agents. This are prices that are competitive to
the prices you find on the internet. See: Cuban
Roundtrip 21 days West & East Cuba by bus.
Roundtrip to Trinidad (8-10 days or more) by bus or rental
car (min. of 2 persons).
Roundtrip East Cuba (8-10 days or more) by rental car/bus,
starting & ending in Havana, Holguin or Santiago (min. of
Horseback rides in Valle Ingenios, Trinidad Beachlife, snorkelling
& diving on Paradise Island - Cayo Levisa, Cayo las Brujas
or other Cayos (min. of 2 persons) ex flights. Hiking in
the tropical mountains of Sierra Escambray (1-3 days, min.
2 persons) full board including transfers, ex flights.
Bird watching with English speaking ornithologists in Soroa
& Peninsula Zapata (1-4 days), with overnight beach resort
hotel. Catamaran excursions to Cayo Blanco or Cayo Leguano
of 1 day, or catamaran excursions of more days.
Ask for (customized) programs and/or
For organized groups we offer our guiding services, traveling
through Cuba from West to East with a tailor
made grouptravel, including daywalks, excursions, local
guides, cultural highlights & all transfers by private bus
and national flight.
You will be accompanied by a Tourmanager & expert on Cuba.
Ask for a quotation.
Family, Kids & Teens travel holiday West Cuba, 15 days with
rental car (nb: holidays by bus are arranged too)
Day 1: Arrival Havana, meeting of host, transfer in to Hotel
Sevilla (nice, colonial 4 star boutique hotel in Old Havana
with swimming pool)
Day 2: Walking tour of 3 hours special for children through
the old city with a local guide, and a 2 hour tour in American
classical cabriolet through Havana including a visit to
the Plaza de Revolucion, best icecreams of Havana in Coppelia,
photo shooting by the children at beautiful places with
big fig trees or overlooking the Atlantic ocean with the
cars on the background, can be designed as the children
Evening excursion to fort of Havana for ritual of firing
of canon (canoņazo) over the bay of Havana at 21:00 hrs,
with transfers by taxi.
Day 3: Pick up of rental car with your host. Drive to Viņales.
Hotel Ermita with a beautiful,view over the valley & swimming.
Free afternoon for play & relaxation.
Day 4: Small hike of 3 to 4 hours with local private guide
through the valley, visit farmer families and see something
of the tabaco culture. In the afternoon time to bicycle
or to visit the most beautiful cave of Cuba open for public,
Cueva San Thomas. Is an adventurous walk through the cave,
lovely for the children.
Day 5: Early morning departure to arrive on time for boat
at 10:00 hrs to the tropical island Cayo Levisa. Full day
for beachtime and possibility to embark for a snorkel or
diving excursion. Departure boat from island at 5 pm, return
to hotel in Vinales.
Day 6: Drive to the special tropical surroundings of Soroa,
check in hotel Soroa (or at hotel la Moka at las Terrazas),
both have swimming pool.
Day 7: Free day at Soroa or las Terrazas. Time to visit
orchid garden, waterfall and viewpoint of Soroa from which
you can see the Caribbean sea, and visit a small cigar factory.
Day 8: Full day private guided walk, off the beaten path
through the tropical hills and forests around Soroa, you
will visit a small mountain school, you may bring some donations
with you if you wish, and have a lunch prepared at a farmers
house in the middle of the forest.
Day 9: Drive to Trinidad over Pigs Bay, with a stop to swim
& snorkel in the bay and the Fishes cave. You stay in
an all inclusive beach resort Costa Sur 3 stars, west on
the Ancon beach and close to the coral reefs. Note that
you can also stay half of the time in homestays at Trinidad
village with Cuban families and half of the time in a beach
resort at Ancon beach. We can ask for homestays with families
with children of the same age.
Day 10: Free day to enjoy swimming & snorkeling on the beach
of Ancon and with activities for the children.
Day 11: Mountain excursion Sierra Escambray, to hacienda
Gallega with the Tarzan waterprogram. You drive to Topes
Collantes and pick your private guide up in the mountains.
Depart by truck from Topes further into mountains to hacienda
Gallega. Walk of 1-2 hours to a high waterfall from where
the children start descending with your private guide along
the river through tropical surroundings by swimming, gliding
and walking up to Deer lagoon in about one hour. Afterwards
walk back in one hour to the hacienda where a lunch will
be waiting for all of you. And in midday back to Trinidad
again, first by truck to Topes Collantes, then by our own
car to Trinidad.
Day 12: Full day Catamaran excursion to tropical island
Cayo LEGUANO with huge leguanos and tree rodents, including
snorkeling along coral reef, beachlife, time for exploration
island with mangrove forest and fish lunch. An easy day
for complete relaxation for the parents, at least on the
Day 13: Drive to Valle Ingenios with visit to slave bell
tower Iznaga, followed by horseriding at a remote countryside
hacienda for 2-4 hrs, including lunch in a restaurant or
in the open field. They have smaller and tame mules for
the children that can be specially requested. You can walk
or ride or both. Free afternoon at beach.
Day 14: Travel back to Havana over Cienfuegos, Santa Clara
or the Pigs bay again. Drop off rental car, check in Hotel
Sevilla (nice, colonial 4 star boutique hotel in Old Havana
with swimming pool).
Day 15: Free morning Havana. Time to visit cigar factory
Partagas, see the periscope of Camera Obscura or go shopping
for souvenirs on handicraft market. Transfer out for international