Pedal West of Cuba

Activitiy Cuba Holidays
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The awe-inspiring landscapes from Havana to Viñales will make you forget any tiredness from cycling. Pedal your way across some of the most beautiful spots in Cuba and return home invigorated and filled with Cuban energy.


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  • Havana + Viñales + Cayo Jutías + Las Terrazas
  • 6 nights



With our own on-the-ground team in Cuba, you'll benefit from the support and advice of highly-trained, friendly, English-speaking reps. Based in Havana, Varadero, Viñales and Trinidad, our Cuba Direct reps will ensure that your holiday runs smoothly from beginning to end, giving you peace of mind.

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Sample Itinerary based on a 6 Night Trip

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Day 1 - Havana

Welcome to Cuba! We can collect you from Havana airport on your arrival and take you to your hotel (Optional transfer). Accommodation: Iberostar Parque Central.

Day 2 - Havana - Pinar del Rio

After breakfast, you will meet your guide and will be driven to Pinar del Río, in the tobacco region in western Cuba. You will visit a tobacco factory and explore the place on a city tour. Then it's on to Viñales Valley. After lunch you will get ready to start your bikes for the tour to Viñales Valley. In this region, the legendary Cuban tobacco grows between steep, towering limestone outcroppings - here the climate and soil are ideal for growing tobacco. In the Viñales Valley you will find unique outcrops - the so-called Mogotes - and numerous cave formations. Including the Cueva del Indio, a 90-meter high underground cave. Lunch at local restaurant and dinner at the hotel. Cycling distance: 10 km. Accommodation: Hotel Los Jazmines. Board: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

Day 3 - Cayo Jutias

Today you will go by bike westward to the Cayo Jutías headland. Through the Sierra de Oreganos that winds past Havana northwest through the western part of the country, to reach the picturesque beach of Cayo Jutías via a causeway. Here you can swim or take a boat tour. Lunch will be served on the Cayo Jutías, later drive back either by bus or by bike. Dinner at the hotel. Cycling distance: 55 Km. Accommodation: Hotel Los Jazmines. Board: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

Day 4 - Vinales - Valle Ancon

You will ride along the Jagua Vieja Road to La Palma in Ancon Valley. Along the way you will pass a forester's house, where Fidel Castro held asecret meeting at the beginning of the Revolution (visit optional). For lunch you will have a picnic in the middle of the beautiful scenery of Ancon Valley. Dinner at the hotel. Cycling distance: 30 km. Accommodation: Hotel Los Jazmines. Board: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

Day 5 - Vinales - Las Terrazas

Today you set off after breakfast to Las Terrazas. This municipality is located in the Sierra Rosario. The 25,000-acre piece of land has been declared a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. The inhabitants of the small municipality live off the timber industry and from ecotourism. Along the way you will eat in a farm house. Cycling distance: 20 Km. Accommodation: Hotel Moka. Board: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

Day 6 - Las Terrazas - Havana

After breakfast, you will take your bus back to Havana. After you have rested a bit at the hotel, you will eat lunch in a restaurant in the old town. The afternoon is free to spend as you wish. Accommodation: Iberostar Parque Central. Board: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

Day 7 - Havana

Today we say goodbye. In the morning you can explore the beautiful old town of Havana again. In the afternoon we can take you to Havana Airport for your flight home (Optional Transfer) or if you prefer to extend your stay in Cuba we can alternatively book an extension for you (Optional). Board: Breakfast.

Iberostar Parque Central

The Iberostar Parque Central Hotel is an elegant 5-star hotel in Havana, located in the heart of the Old Quarter. With a privileged location, this hotel is surrounded by streets full of music and is a stone's throw away from the main tourist areas in the Cuban capital, as well as the most popular entertainment places (such as the Floridita Bar or La Bodeguita del Medio). With its elegant colonial architecture and its high-quality services, the Iberostar Parque Central has earnt itself the reputation of being the best hotel in Havana. This iconic establishment will make your family or couple vacation in Havana a truly unique experience.

Hotel Los Jazmines

Built in the 1960s, Los Jazmines is a beautiful, grand pink mansion, and a wonderful attraction in itself. Perched on the top of a hill, at the very edge of the valley, Los Jazmines boasts spectacular views, and a tranquil setting for those who wish to sit back, unwind and relax - basking in all the beauty, sights and attractions that the Valley de Viñales has to offer.

Hotel Moka

Ideally located in one of the most beautiful and peaceful settings in Las Terrazas, Hotel Moka boasts some of the most incredible natural views in all of Cuba overlooking stunning natural lakes and seemingly, endless forest. The Hotel forms part of a self-sustained community within a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. The area was previously neglected and suffered a high degree of deforestation. Today, the Hotel forms part of a complex with Community Houses (houses carefully selected within the community in which 1 room is arranged to be rented to tourists) and Rustic Cabins, located along the San Juan river. 


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