Cienfuegos - Havana
6 hr
$155

*For this tour a deposit of 75 USD per person is required and

a payment of 80 CUC per person in cash at the beginning of the tour.

This is a private tour with a minimum of 2 clients per group.

 

Includes:

  • English-speaking guide.

  • Transportation with A/C.

  • Entrance fee to all places visited in the tour.

  • Lunch for groups larger than 2 people.​

 

Description:

Guided tour of the Cuban capital. Declared in 1982 Cultural Patrimony of the Humanity for its outstanding system of fortifications, buildings, squares, and parks some of these with more than 3 centuries of antiquity.

 

 - Transfer to Havana (3 hours)

 

- Panoramic Havana

We begin the tour by driving the road where the old wall of Havana was located, we see the old Presidential Palace nowadays Museum of the Revolution, the Museum of Fine Arts that contains the largest concentration of Cuban works with collections of the most famous Cuban artists of all times.

 

We enter the in Paseo del Prado where we will begin to get in touch with the amalgam of history and modernity that surrounds Havana with a large number of buildings of past centuries elegantly mixed with modern hotels and other current buildings.

 

We arrived at the Parque Central area, where buildings such as the Inglaterra, Telégrafo and Manzana Hotels stand out, as well as what was once the largest and most luxurious theater in the American continent and that still preserves its splendor: El Gran Teatro de la Habana.

 

We move next to the area of the National Capitol that next to the Park of the American Fraternity was erected in 1929 and that even in our days is considered among the 10 most important palaces in the world.

 

We cross the entrance to Chinatown to head towards Reina Avenue, where we can continue to appreciate the different architectural styles present in buildings such as the Parish of the Sacred Heart also known as Queen's Church or the Masonic Building emblem of the Masonic Lodges in Cuba crowned with a great terrestrial sphere, the largest in America. head towards

We continue along the Carlos III Avenue, passing La Quinta de los Molinos, the former residence of the General Captains of the Island and the hero Máximo Gómez, to head towards the Plaza de la Revolucion to learn about its history and enjoy a memorial to José Martí and the sculptural reliefs to Che and Camilo Cienfuegos placed in two of the buildings that surround this square.

 

We close the tour visiting the parks of John Lennon and Don Quixote, descend the famous 23 Street towards the Hotel Nacional and enter in the Malecon area to feel the breeze of joy at the same time nostalgia that gives us this emblematic road which ends in the harbor where we make a slight travel in time along what was the first seafront of Havana and one of the most visited places in the early days since the beginning of the city's boom. We enjoyed the view of the Church of Paula, the Old Warehouses of San José, the brewery in the old Pale Breakwater, the floating dock, the Russian Orthodox Cathedral, and many other attractions.

 

- Walking tour Old Havana

Visit San Francisco de Asis Square, Plaza Vieja. Return along Mercaderes Street to the hotel Ambos Mundos place where Ernest Hemingway stayed every time he visit Cuba before buy Finca Vigía, we also visit La Bodeguita del Medio and El Floridita, both places very related to the Cuban live of this universal writer.

 

Almost at the end of our excursion, we cross the Avenida del Puerto, where the presence of the former mansion of Count La Mortera stands out. Today the Havana Club Rum Museum and the Russian Orthodox Cathedral, to close we make a walk along what was the first promenade in Havana, the well-known Alameda de Paula to finish in front of the Church of Paula, in the Centro Cultural Old Warehouses of Deposit of San José a spacious bazaar ideal for shopping and souvenirs.

 

 - Transfer to Cienfuegos (3 hours)