Tour of the West: Tours in Cuba

by Jose Mauricio Maurette

In this article I want to bring in one of the top guided tours you can get in Cuba. It is concentrated on the occidental part of Cuba and if you are attracted by culture and nature then this tour is spot on.

DAY 1: Meet on arrival at Havana airport by your tour guide and private transfer to your hotel in old Havana. There are plenty of options in terms of accommodation and you can decide which one you want to go for. Dinner is provided for clients on Half board basis.

DAY 2: Morning sightseeing of Old Havana and tour by horse carriage through the historical centre. Lunch at the local restaurant Cafe Taberna followed by panoramic modern Havana sightseeing by classical cars (50's American style) terminating at your hotel. In the Evening assistance to Canon Blast Ceremony at the Fort.

DAY 3: After breakfast, depart Havana for Pinar del Rio province to Las Terrazas eco-reserve and book into La Moka lodge hotel for next 3 nights. Free time to explore local area. Possibility to hire bicycles and scooters at La Moka. Dinner at the hotel.

DAY 4 : You will have a guided tour in this complex visiting coffee plantations, rivers, waterfalls and from the place you will have lunch you will be able to appreciate one of the most fantastic views Cuba Has to offer.

DAY 5: Full day excursion to Cayo Levisa, where you will spend all day at leisure enjoying the remote white sandy beach (lunch included).

DAY 6: After breakfast, depart to the spectacular Vinales valley and book into the Hotel Los Jazmines or La Ermita for the next two nights, both with swimming pools and stunning views over the valley. Dinner at the hotel.

DAY 7: Early morning tour of Viales Valley visiting tobacco plantations, caves and rivers. Lunch is included in the package and it will be held on a beautiful restaurant called The Mural of Prehistory.

DAY 8: After breakfast your tour guide will transfer you to the airport or in case you are extending your holidays your transfer will go to the next resort in your itinerary.For further details on this tour please do not hesitate to contact us. If 7 days in not enough for you holidays you can always extend this itinerary with a fantastic beach holidays.

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