From the streets of Havana, to artist studios, to local organic farms, this fully loaded weekend is perfect for travelers interested in experiencing this Cuban city on a more intimate level.
An architectural tour of Old Havana plazas
A visit to the best jazz club, La Zorra y El Cuervo
Visits to artist studios in Vedado, such as the Brito sister, Alicia Leal, Juan Moreira and Rocio Garcia, Mabel Poblet, Alberto Lescay
Visit and lunch with artist Jose Fuster in Jaimanitas
Travel to Sante Fe and meet with actor/artist Jorge Perugorria, and with artists Sandra Dooley and Guillermo Estra-Viera
Guided tour of the Museum of Fine Arts Contemporary Cuban Art Collection
Visit to Ferdando Funes orgranic farm on the way to the UNESCO Biosphere town of Las Terrazas
Meet with photographer Roberto SalasDrive to the seaside village of Cojimar and enjoy lunch in the town made famous by Ernest Hemingway
Meet with Pepe Viera, former diplomat who served at the UN Mission in NYC
Drive to San Francisco de Paula and visit the Hemingway Museum followed by lunch at an old Hemingway hangout in the fishing village of Cojimar
In Havana's Callejon de Hamel, an alley vibrating with themes of Afro-Cuban culture and religion
Price includes hotel, all breakfasts, 8 program meals and meal gratuities listed as “included” in the program (excluding alcoholic drinks), air-conditioned bus, Cuban guide and driver, CCS representative, museum fees.
Costs do not include air, Cuban visa, gratuities to guides, drivers, and hotel staff for porterage and/or room service.