15 days in Cuba Itinerary

15 days in Cuba Itinerary

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Varadero
— 2 nights
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Cayo Largo
— 2 nights
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Havana
— 5 nights
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Vinales
— 1 night
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Trinidad
— 2 nights
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Cayo Guillermo
— 1 night

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Varadero

Varadero ©
One of the largest resort towns in the Caribbean, Varadero boasts a 20 km (12 mi) long stretch of sand, lined with hotels and all-inclusive resorts.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): see the interesting displays at House of Rum, then explore the fascinating underground world of Cueva de Saturno, then enjoy the sand and surf at Varadero Beach, and finally stroll around Josone Park. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Cayos Blancos, then delve into the distant past at Cueva de Ambrosio, then see the interesting displays at Pharmaceutical Museum, and finally Head underground at Cuevas de Bellamar.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Varadero trip itinerary planner.

Dublin, Ireland to Varadero is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from Dublin to Varadero due to the time zone difference. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Dublin in April: high temperatures in Varadero hover around 36°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Cayo Largo.

Things to do in Varadero

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip

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Must see
Varadero Beach
4.7
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Park
Josone Park
4.1

2
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Cayo Largo

Cayo Largo ©
The stress of modern life feels a million miles away when you holiday on Cayo Largo, a small and unspoiled resort island off the coast of Cuba.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Paraiso and then kick back and relax at Punta Mal Tiempo. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head off the coast to Cayo Rico, then identify plant and animal life at Sea Turtle Hatchery, and then kick back and relax at Sirena Beach.

To find maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Cayo Largo online journey planner.

You can fly from Varadero to Cayo Largo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a bus to Havana.

Things to do in Cayo Largo

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature
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Must see
Playa Paraiso
4.8
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Beach
Sirena Beach
4.7

5
nights
Havana

Havana ©

Rome of the Caribbean

Cuba's capital and major commercial center, Havana manages to be very old and very modern at the same time.
Havana is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of Malecón of Havana, take an in-depth tour of Museum of the Revolution (Museo de la Revolucion), take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and steep yourself in history at Old Square (Plaza Vieja).

To find maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Havana trip maker website.

Traveling by bus from Cayo Largo to Havana takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in April, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Vinales.

Things to do in Havana

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Historic Walking Area
Malecón of Havana
3.9
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Must see
Old Havana
4.6

1
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Vinales

Offering a taste of authentic rural life, Vinales remains a small agricultural town, dominated by surrounding low mountain ranges.
On the 14th (Tue), take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback and then explore the fascinating underground world of Cuevas de Santo Tomas.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Vinales road trip tool.

You can drive from Havana to Vinales in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. April in Vinales sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Trinidad.

Things to do in Vinales

Outdoors · Tours · Nature · Parks
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Horseback Riding Tour
Horseback Riding Tours
4.7

2
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Trinidad

Trinidad ©
Built on sugar and seemingly preserved in molasses, the town of Trinidad attracts visitors with its well-aged 19th century architecture and rustic charm, showcasing the sounds, scents, and sights of days gone by.
On the 15th (Wed), examine the collection at Museo de Historia Municipal, make a trip to Plaza Mayor, examine the collection at Romance Museum, examine the collection at Colonial Architecture Museum, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ancon Beach, and finally take in the exciting artwork at YuditVidalFaife. On the 16th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Valle de los Ingenios, make a trip to Iznaga Tower, then take in the awesome beauty at Topes de Collantes, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Galerie D'Art Calleyro.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Trinidad tour planner.

You can drive from Vinales to Trinidad in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In April in Trinidad, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to drive to Cayo Guillermo.

Things to do in Trinidad

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Beach
Ancon Beach
3.8
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Landmark
Plaza Mayor
4.6

1
night
Cayo Guillermo

Cayo Guillermo
A kay of the Jardines del Rey archipelago, Cayo Guillermo has become a popular international tourist destination, buoyed by the construction of luxury all inclusive resorts that dot the paradisal island.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): head off the coast to Cayo Media Luna, enjoy the sand and surf at Cayo Guillermo, and then stroll through Playa Pilar.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Cayo Guillermo road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Trinidad to Cayo Guillermo in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, train, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. In April, daytime highs in Cayo Guillermo are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cayo Guillermo

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature
Find places to stay Apr 16 — 17:
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Beach
Playa Pilar
4.5

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