Any Cuban journey should start in Havana. Her faded beauty is legendary, this is hands down the most winsome city in the Caribbean, and one of the top five scrumptious Latin American cites.
Your trip begins as soon as you land, with a VIP arrival experience to get you through customs and collect your luggage. You will be brought to your driver who will transfer you to your accommodations.
Gran Hotel Manzana Kempinski
Rebuilt on the site of building originally constructed between 1894 and 1917 as the first European style shopping arcade in Cuba, Gran Hotel Manzana Kempinski is located in the heart of Old Havana, with a perfect view of the Capitol and the Great Theater of Havana.
City Tour Colonial Havana
Walk in the footsteps of Havanas colonial past visiting the four key squares of Old Havana, a UNESCO World Heritage site, Visit Plaza de Armas, Plaza San Francisco de Asis, Plaza Vieja, and the Plaza de la Cathedral with our expert guide offering insights into history along the way.
Dinner at Tierra, Cuban Art Factory
Music at Fabrica del Arte
A meeting place for artists and avant-garde arts. Enjoy music, dance, film, art and shows under the same roof.
Cigar Factory Tour
Admire the skill with which the expert torcedores hand-roll famous Montecristos and Cohiba cigars at one of Havanas oldest cigar factories.
Private Culinary Experience with Rumba Dance Lessons
With your chef, you will visit a produce market to learn about the different ways Cubans have access to food. Then enjoy a homemade lunch prepared for you as you enjoy a drink and chat about the local culinary scene.
After lunch professional dancers will teach you the delicious and beautiful art of Rumba, and explain its history and characteristics, accompanied by live musicians.
Bellas Artes Art Tour
Accompanied by your expert guide you will visit two Cuban artists studios. Get behind the facade and interact with this thriving artistic community.
Dinner at Cinco Sentidos
Cigar and Rum Tasting
Our cigar expert will join you for a private rum and cigar tasting. Your expert will pair your cigar with a vintage rum while explaining how cigars are made and smoked all while a private live jazz band is playing in the background.
Since the 1930s Havana had been busy with scheming mobsters. Meyer Lansky, Lucky Luciano, and Al Capone to name a few but all came to meddle in Havana. This tour visits the haunts of the Mafia bosses while cruising in a vintage 50's open top car. Along the way, take in the panoramic views of the city and some of the best architecture of this period.
Lunch at El del Frente
Private Dance Performance
This amazing dance company is best known around the world after the famous music video Bailando by Enrique Iglesias. Founded 25 years ago by its creator, Lizt Alfonso, it has performed in hundreds of cities in five continents.
Cocktail Making Lesson
From Cuban mojitos to Brazilian caipirinhas, this is a fun opportunity to brush up on your mixing skills with our brilliant star bartender at a funky restaurant in Old Havana.
Dinner at La Guarida
Late Night Jazz
Day Trip to a Tobacco Farm in Viñales Valley
From growing it, to drying it, to rolling it and smoking it. This is the in-depth tour of Tobacco from seed to cigar. Walking into the lush countryside, you will visit the tobacco plantations where they still plough with oxen, see the famous drying houses and have a tobacco farmer show you how to roll a cigar.
Local Dinner at El Cuajani
This restaurant does not have a menu because they use what is fresh and available - that alone is a refreshing concept, plus the creative touch on typical dishes. What makes it stand out particularly is the hospitality!
Head back to the Kempinski in Havana for your final night before your departure in the morning.