CUBA’S PEOPLE, CULTURE & COLONIAL CITIES
8 DAYS FROM HAVANA TO HAVANA
A once-in-a-lifetime experience awaits on this Cuba travel program! Join Globus and be among the first American travelers in five decades to visit Cuba and its most fascinating cities. This special Support for the Cuban People program allows Americans and Cubans to share meaningful interactions while enjoying the rich history and culture of this amazing country. Every day of your travel program is filled with compelling activities and conversations, where both Cubans and Americans can openly share their ideas and opinions. Participate in discussions about Cuba’s history, agriculture, music, religion, and art. You can embrace Cuban culture when you meet and join in a discussion with the interact with local artists and exchange views on the importance of art to a community; engage with musicians discuss private enterprise in Cuba with local restaurant owners and staff; and meet Cuban baseball players to discuss this favorite pastime in both Cuba and the U.S. All Support for the Cuban People interactions weave seamlessly into the daily visits around the country, serving to enrich and enlighten. On this Cuba tour program, you’ll also have a chance to explore some of Cuba’s colonial cities with their cobblestone streets and historic architecture. In fact, the city centers of Cienfuegos, Trinidad, and Havana have all been named UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Fascinating, informative, and insightful discoveries await you on this rare opportunity to visit the “Pearl of the Antilles.” It’s an experience like no other!
Group Voyagers, Inc.* offers this program under the General License for Support for the Cuban People CFR 515.560 authorized by the United States Department of the Treasury, Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC). Those who register as participants in this program are authorized to visit Cuba legally under the Support for the Cuban People category of travel. Our itineraries provide a full-time schedule of activities that enhance contact with the Cuban people and result in meaningful interactions between our travelers and individuals in Cuba. United States law requires that all participants in our program adhere to the full-time schedule of Support for the Cuban People activities.
*Group Voyagers, Inc. is the company that markets and sells the Globus family of brands.
Headsets throughout the program.
STARTING AT $2,789 PER PERSON * The “Starting at” or listed price is based on the lowest price available to book. Price is per passenger based on double occupancy and does not include airfare; additional fees/charges are not included. Pricing may vary on this date due to hotel availability. Some packages require intra-vacation flights (and in some cases intra-vacation segments must be purchased from Globus). (YS)
The following UNESCO World Heritage Sites can be seen or visited on this vacation:
- Old Havana and its Fortification System
- Trinidad and the Valley de los Ingenios
- Urban Historic Centre of Cienfuegos
Breakfast daily; 5 lunches, 5 dinners including a welcome and farewell dinner in Havana.
The “Cuba’s People, Culture & Colonial Cities” program requires walking on cobblestone streets and uneven pathways, climbing stairs, and participating in a full-time schedule of Support for the Cuban People activities.
Due to the special requirements to visit Cuba, participants will be required to complete and sign a travel affidavit confirming that they are traveling under the Support for the Cuban People category and will participate in a full-time schedule of activities. Participants are also required to send a color copy of their passport valid photo page (passports must be valid 6 months from the last date of travel). These items must be sent to Globus within 7 days of making a reservation.
In Cuba, activities that have been scheduled far in advance can sometimes become unavailable for a number of different reasons. The purpose of the trip is to have meaningful interactions with the locals and if the planned Support for the Cuban People activity isn’t available, rest assured that another that will be just as enriching will be substituted.