Dare to explore the easternmost part of Cuba. A fascinating trip with a complete tour of heritage cities such as Havana, Santiago de Cuba, Holguín, Camagüey, Santa Clara, Trinidad and Cienfuegos, as well as the small towns of Baracoa, Gibara and Sancti Spiritus, combined with beautiful natural environments where also appreciate the history of Cuba (Sierra Maestra, Valle de los Ingenios and Cañón del Yumurí) and one of the most paradisiacal beaches on the Atlantic coast of Cuba (Guardalavaca).
UNIQUE ORIENTAL CUBA IN 15 DAYS
|1-2||Santiago de Cuba|
|8||Gibara · Holguin · Camagüey|
|9||Sancti Spiritus Santa Clara|
TRIP TO THE EAST OF CUBA 15 DAYS
Arrival in Santiago de Cuba. Private transfer to your accommodation.
Santiago de Cuba has character. Known as the capital of Cuban culture, Santiago seduces you to the rhythm of the trova, the son and the bolero, since almost all the Cuban musical genres were heard for the first time in its rhythmic and bustling streets. In its architecture, the castle of San Pedro de la Roca stands out, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, and considered the greatest example of European Renaissance engineering in the Caribbean.
CITY TOUR IN SANTIAGO DE CUBA
The tour includes the main places of heritage interest, as well as transit through the most popular streets and parks of Santiago de Cuba. Panoramic tour to appreciate the beautiful views of the city and visit emblematic places such as the Castle of San Pedro de la Roca, the Bacardí Museum or the House of Diego Velázquez.
JEEP SAFARI TO SIERRA MAESTRA
Transfer to Villa el Saltón, an ideal place in the heart of Sierra Maestra to practice nature tourism. In this experience you will be able to taste various typical fruits of the region, coffee made in a traditional way, visit peasant houses, enjoy a refreshing bath in the La Corina waterfall and visit the Central Command of the Guerrilla Front of the Revolution.
09:00h. Private transfer Santiago de Cuba-Baracoa 236km/4h.
Baracoa, in the province of Guantánamo, treasures unique natural attractions in Cuba that are little explored and commercialized. A destination specially designed for nature and adventure lovers, and also for enjoying interesting historical tours without feeling disturbed by mass tourism.
FROM BARACOA TO THE FALLS OF THE DUABA RIVER
A local guide will show you the history of Baracoa, the historic center and the boulevard, to see the people of Baracoa in their daily life. Then you will take a panoramic tour to enjoy the spectacular views of the Bay of Baracoa and the Bahía de Miel. Just 30 minutes from the center you will be able to observe the natural beauty of the falls of the Duaba river with a bath included in the Charco de la Piña.
TOUR IN CAYUCA THROUGH THE YUMURÍ CANYON
An interesting excursion with a stop in the Yumurí fishing village, a visit to a cocoa plantation to learn about its cultivation process and an impressive tour in a cayuca (traditional boat from Baracoa) on the Yumurí river to visit the island of Almendras. The tour ends with a buffet by the sea at Playa Mangalito.
09:00 a.m. Private transfer Baracoa-Guardalavaca 236km/4h. Free days at the resort on an all-inclusive basis.
IN CATAMARAN TO THE CAYO SAETÍA NATURAL PARK
Sailing in a catamaran with a stop for snorkeling to Cayo Saetía, a small natural park of 42 km² located at the entrance of the Bay of Nipe, next to the Atlantic Ocean. A fascinating landscape with forests and wide meadows where exotic animals live freely. Time for the beach and jeep and horseback safaris.
09:00 a.m. Private transfer Guardalavaca-Camagüey (275km/4h). Route in 3 phases: Guardalavaca-Gibara (53km/1h), Gibara-Holguín (56km/36min), Holguín-Camagüey (205km/3h).
STOP AT GIBARA
Gibara is a beautiful and captivating small fishing village located on the north coast of Holguín. The city is known as Villa Blanca, due to the old defensive walls that protected it in colonial times. Its proximity to the sea gives it a charming air.
4:00 p.m. Private transfer Camagüey-Santa Clara (287km/4h). Route in two phases: Camagüey-Sancti Spiritus (192km/3h), Sancti Spiritus-Santa Clara 96km/1.30h.
CITY TOUR CAMAGÜEY
In the morning. Tour of the historic center of Camagüey, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and its narrow and labyrinthine streets, which lead to unexpected hidden corners. A must-see place for lovers of colonial buildings and religious architectural works.
16:00h Private transfer Santa Clara-Trinidad (97km / 2h).
PRIVATE CITY TOUR AROUND SANTA CLARA
Santa Clara is the capital of the province of Villa Clara, a multi-cultural city with a lively university atmosphere. It is mainly known for the Ernesto Che Guevara Memorial Museum, where the remains of the Argentine guerrilla fighter and his comrades who fell in the revolutionary deed in Bolivia rest.
Trinidad, in the province of Sancti Spiritus, is one of the best preserved architectural complexes in the country. The multi-colored beauty of this charming city was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1988.
Thanks to its geographical location, it is one of the most complete destinations in Cuba, as it treasures, in addition to the beauty of its villa, one of the most beautiful beaches in the south of the country (Ancón Beach, 11 km away) and interesting nature excursions to Tope Collantes. and the Valley of the old sugar mills.
PRIVATE CITY-TOUR OF TRINIDAD
In the morning, private city tour on foot through Trinidad through the main places of cultural and heritage interest in the historic center. It is worth getting lost in its cobbled streets, with its small squares and churches, its colorful houses with colonial patios.
SUGAR MILLS PRIVATE CAR TRIP
In the afternoon. This valley was one of the largest sugar producing regions. Today, despite the decline, haciendas from the neoclassical architecture period such as the one in Manaca-Iznaga are still preserved. It is interesting to visit the ruins of San Isidro de los Destiladeros to learn about the history of slavery and the process of making alcohol from sugar cane.
09.00h Private transfer Trinidad- Havana (365km/25h). Two-phase route: Trinidad-Cienfuegos (83km/1.30h), Cienfuegos-Havana (233km/3h).
Cienfuegos is an attractive port city, known as the Pearl of the South. The city preserves its main attraction in the historic center, declared a World Cultural Heritage Site. Rich in palaces, parks, theaters, churches, and great promenades that extend to the sea, the French influence is evident.
PRIVATE CITY TOUR AROUND CIENFUEGOS
Walking tour of the main places of interest in the historic center and a tour in a horse cart, in the most typical peasant style, through the Bay of Punta Gorda.
Havana is a unique city of contrasts, colors and life that overflows with magic and seduction for any traveler.
Some of its main attractions are the beauty of its historic center (Old Havana has been declared a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site.), as well as its exceptional and eclectic architecture, revolutionary iconography, street art, music and dance in every corner and its wide cultural offer.
In Havana, as in other cities in Cuba, you find people full of humanity and kindness, communicative and happy who move you with their hospitality and example of life.
PRIVATE CITY TOUR COLONIAL HAVANA
Old Havana, Cultural Heritage of Humanity, is worth a walking tour through its restored streets and colonial squares. The tour also includes stops in highly selected places: from historic buildings, to panoramic terraces, with a selection of cafes, art galleries and corners off the beaten track.
PRIVATE CITY TOUR MODERN HAVANA
Also essential is a tour of Centro Habana, Vedado and Miramar, as well as the excursion to the other side of the bay, Morro-Cabaña Military Historical Park to enjoy a sunset with the most spectacular views of Havana. The tour includes the possibility of doing part of the journey in an old American car.
The morning will be available to do some activity. In the afternoon you will have a private transfer to the airport. Recommended 3 hours in advance.
PRIVATE OLD CAR TOUR OF FUSTERLANDIA
A 15-minute Fifth Avenue tour to reach Jaimanitas, a small coastal town west of Havana, to visit the urban art project known as Fusterlandia.
The price has been calculated for a double room and may vary depending on the travel season, number of travelers, activities to be carried out, accommodation category and the euro-dollar exchange rate. The price would drop considerably from 3 or more people, since significant expenses such as transportation are shared.
- 2 nights in Santiago de Cuba
- 2 nights in Baracoa
- 3 nights in Guardalavaca
- 1 night in Camaguey
- 1 night in Santa Clara
- 2 nights in Trinidad
- 3 nights at Havana
All transfers, including the airport, will be carried out in official taxi with license, with air conditioning in optimal conditions and driver of absolute confidence.
Mobile phone with Cuban line and coordinator of the trip at destination locatable 24 hours.
With our best selection of restaurants, palates and entertainment venues.
Proposal of activities to be carried out according to the cultural agenda of the time of the trip.
With ample sanitary coverage, Covid-19 and all the nautical and nature activities covered.
Clients should know that Cuba is a very particular destination and transportation, activities, accommodations, and itineraries may be subject to last-minute changes. CubaUnique reserves the right to make the changes that are necessary due to circumstances beyond its control, as long as they guarantee the security and achievement of the planned program. CubaUnique will make every effort to guarantee alternatives with similar characteristics and standards.
- International flights and visas, but we can give you a quotation if you need it.
- Drinks and meals (unless the excursion indicates it)
- Entrance tickets to museums, galleries, etc.