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Check out this great video of our amazing trip to Havana, Cuba with our 4 kids.
4-hour city tour in air-conditioned classic American car with a guide: 160 Cuban Convertible Pesos (CUC) (up to 4 people by car)
- Ride along the Malecon (sea wall drive)
- Colon Cemetery (World Heritage Site)
- Callejón de Hamel (rumba performances/Afro-Cuban religion/art scene)
- Central Park
- Capitol building
- National Hotel
- San Jose Handicraft market
- Fusterlandia community/art project
- Revolution Square
- Rainforest of Havana (National Park)
- Bay fortresses and the Christ of Havana (viewpoint)
- Coffee-rum-cigar tasting/shopping (optional: 15 cuc/person
- Rum tasting (optional:15cuc/person)
- Cocktail lesson (interactive lesson/tasting/drinking): 20cuc/person
- Show by members of the Buena Vista Social Club (optional:30 cuc/person at 9pm)
NOTE: The time spent in the lessons/tasting/lunch is not counted. Reservation needed for this activities, please confirm in advance. The optional activities can be booked separately from the tour.
3-hour historical, cultural walking tour of Old Havana: 80 cuc group of up to 4 persons, 100cuc for a group of 5 to 8 people, and 120cuc for a group of 9 and more. Note: the price can be negotiated if less than 3 persons.
1. All four main squares: Cathedral Plaza, Old Plaza, Saint Francis of Assisi Plaza and Arms Square
2. Hemingway’s favorite places
3. Central Park area
4. Capitol building
5. Handcrafted perfume shop
6. Entrance-free museums
Side activities: coffee-rum-cigar tasting (optional: 15 cuc/person). Night show by members of the Buena Vista Social Club (optional: 30 cuc/person at 9pm). The time spent in the tasting/lunch is not counted. Reservation needed for this activities, please confirm in advance.
3-hour walking tour of Old Havana, plus one-hour ride in an American convertible: 110 cuc both for the walking and the convertible car ride (up to four persons by car). The price changes if more cars are needed.
1. Revolution Square
2. Lenon Park
3. Havana’s Forest (natural protected area)
4. Malecon (sea wall drive)
5. All four main squares in Old Havana
6. Some of Hemingway’s favorite places
7. Experimental graphic workshop/studios
There is also a 2 hour option and combination tour available:
2-hour walking tour of Old Havana plus 3-hour ride in a vintage American car with AC (This is a combination of tours 1 and 2): 170 cuc total.
(World Heritage Site) in Pinar del Rio province (2 ½ hour-drive), in air-conditioned classic American car plus the guide: 210 CUC (up to 4 people by car)
1. Boat ride inside a cave
2. Visit to cigar plantation: free cigar tasting and demonstration of hand-rolled cigar making
3. Tour of Palenque de los Cimarrones (former hiding place for runaway slaves)
4. Los Jazmines viewpoint (marvelous view of the Valley and the mogotes (typical hills)
5. Horseback riding
6. Prehistoric mural wall painting
7. Zip line tour
Bring extra cash for some of those activities and lunch in a privately-owned restaurant (homemade-style food)
3-hour guided tour of Hemingway’s favorite places in Cuba in classic American cars with AC (up to 4 people by car): 100 CUC total.
1. Hemingway’s house-museum
2. Floridita Restaurant (daiquiris)
3. Ambos Mundos Hotel (his former room, now a museum)
4. Cojimar fishing town
5. La Bodeguita del Medio Restaurant (mojitos)
Visit to art community projects/studios/workshops
Art in the community tour. Visit to Muraleando art community project: from dumping site to art scene.
This tour may last up to 4 hours. Entrance fee is covered by the tour (up to 4 persons by car). Price: 120 cuc
This is an opportunity to enjoy a live performance by a local band, meet and share with local artists/buy their works/enroll in dance, percussion, engraving and painting lessons): 10cuc/person/lesson.
Lunch (homemade-style Cuban food) in this place is also an option. Price: 18.00 cuc per person.
The menu includes:
Vegetable salad, congri rice (beans and rice cooked together), plantain fries, pork steak/chicken, boiled root vegetable, homemade flan, 1 bottle of water and Cuban coffee.
NOTE: You may also have the chance to see children taking part in different workshops (engraving, film, dance, painting, percussion, depending on the day). Local grandmothers also have their own workshop. Donations are welcomed. Visitors can also participate in volunteer works to help enhance the project. Lunch and the lessons need to be arranged/booked in advance; therefore, we need the client’s confirmation and description about this item.
The price varies for experienced clients and beginners. Let me know if there is anyone interested in this tour to send you the details and arrange with Hugo. Be specific as to experience. Transportation to the scuba diving places (Havana, Artemisa or Matanzas provinces) is also available
Based on Level
Price for beginners: 50 cuc/person. This price covers introductory lesson and 1 dive.
Price for experienced clients: 40 cuc/person for 1 dive
Price for a second dive: 25 cuc/person
Price: 25 cuc/person
NOTE: The activities may last up to 3 hours. The equipment is included.
WHERE TO DIVE/SNORKEL AND TRANSPORTATION COST?
In Havana: Guanabo, Miramar, Santa Fé, Baracoa and Salado
Price: 60 cuc/car (up to 3 persons by car)
In Mayabeque province: Bacunayagua, Jaruco, Puerto Escondido, Boca de Calderas
Price: 80 cuc/car
In Artemisa province: Mariel, Playa Herradura
Price: 80 cuc/car
In Matanzas province: Girón
Price: 140 cuc/car
Information needed: Client’s height, weight, shoe/shirt size (European standard).
Day trip to Varadero beach (2 hours from Havana): 160 cuc/car (up to 4 persons by car).
1. Saturno Cave (swimming/snorkeling)
2. Xanadu Mansion (Dupont’s former house)
3. Beach time
Cost is per person
Walk along the streets of Havana, sample popular Cuban snacks, bites, fruits and get familiar with local food customs, culture, history and everyday life on the island under the guidance of a local guide/food enthusiast.
NOTE: The food/drinks are covered by the tour. No alcoholic drinks included.
Dayami is flexible and willing to help personalized your Cuba tours experience. Trust us to make your Havana trip one to remember.
- Salsa dance lessons: 15cuc/person/hour. An instructor for each person
- Interactive cooking lesson (lunch or dinner): 35 cuc per person.
Learn how to make typically Cuban food in a Cuban home and enjoy your own creation. The menu may vary from pork or chicken ropa vieja (shredded pork meat in tomato sauce) to fried pork chunks as the main course. Side dishes: congri rice (beans and rice cooked together), vegetable salad, yucca with homemade dressing, fried plantains, and dessert.
- Cocktail-mixing lesson: 25 cuc per person (3 drinks included)
Learn how to mix signature Cuban cocktails: mojito, daiquiri, Cuba libre, under the guidance of a mixologist.
- to Havana’s beach area: 70 cuc roundtrip, up to 5 persons by car.
- from the airport: 30 cuc
- to the airport: 25 cuc.
- to Trinidad, Cienfuegos, Santa Clara provinces, with or without a guide.
One-way transportation to:
Trinidad: 180 cuc/
Santa Clara: 180 cuc
Cienfuegos: 160 cuc
Habana-Cienfuegos-Trinidad-Santa Clara-Havana excursion:
With guide: 210 cuc daily, both for the guide and the driver, (cover their own accommodations , food and fuel (3 customers by car).
Without the guide: 160 cuc daily.
Suggestion: We recommend staying 2 nights in Trinidad.
Cienfuegos on the way to Trinidad, visit the historic center and places of interest - continue to Trinidad. The next day the guide/driver will take you around the city. Stop in Santa Clara, then Havana.