Days 1-4: Havana
Arrival in Havana
If you'd like to arrange your flights, please get in touch.
We can get you good prices and convenient upgrades in a choice
of airlines including Virgin Atlantic, Air Europa, Air France,
KLM flying from most airports in the UK.
- Please note you are not been quoted flight prices in this itinerary. If you would like us to find you
the best available flight deal to Cuba, give us a call.
Our Reps will welcome you
A Cuba Direct representative will welcome you at the Airport,
extend an invitation to a Welcome Briefing Meeting,
and escort you to your transfer to the hotel.
They will be your first point of contact in Cuba, provide you
with an emergency number, assist you in booking excursions
and day trips, and help you with valuable local information.
We recommend, for Self-drive holiday in Cuba to avoid
using the Airport as your pick-up point to avoid over-charging. Besides,
we also recommend not taking out your car-hire whilst in Havana. It's easier
and cheaper to move around by taxi. Speak to us for more details.
Transfer to Havana
Arrive in Havana in true 1950’s style on board a Classic American car. Experience the nostalgic atmosphere of Havana from the very beginning of your journey with this unforgettable trip through the streets of Havana in one of these timeless classics, true symbols of Havana.
Alternatives include taxis, coaches, minibuses, or car hire.
Stay Jibacoa, near Havana
Off course you’d like to visit Havana and experience that vibrancy everyone talks about; but you are also in the Caribbean surrounded by some of the best beaches in the world and would love to jump right in.
So, how would you be able to do both, sightseeing in Havana and unwind by the beach in one of the most beautiful, tranquil settings you could possibly imagine?
The answer is Jibacoa: beautiful beach surrounded by majestic hills and verdant forests, just a few minutes outside Havana so you are able to choose how to spend your day – walking the cobbled streets of Old Havana, or sipping mojitos by the beach. The best of both worlds!
Pick-up your Car-Hire
After the first few days exploring nostalgic Havana, it's time to hit the road and discover, at your own pace, some of the most beautiful, off-the-beaten-track towns in Cuba. Collect your car from its designated pick-up location – conveniently close to where you'll be staying.
- Quoted Car-Hire: Economy Car (Peugeot 208 or similar)
- Please note, we are able to confirm a car category (e.g. economy , medium, luxury), not a specific model. Car-hire, as usual, involves some legal bits and local charges. Please speak to your Cuba Direct representative for help making the right choice.