16 days in Cuba Itinerary

16 days in Cuba Itinerary

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Havana
— 3 nights
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Vinales
— 2 nights
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Trinidad
— 4 nights
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Varadero
— 3 nights
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Havana
— 2 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): pause for some photo ops at Neptune Statue. On the 15th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Old Havana, make a trip to Plaza de Armas, then get to know the fascinating history of Malecón of Havana, and finally explore the landscape on two wheels at CicloCuba.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Havana route planner.

Tehran, Iran to Havana is an approximately 22-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8.5 hours traveling from Tehran to Havana. Traveling from Tehran in March, expect Havana to be a bit warmer, temps between 32°C and 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Vinales.

Things to do in Havana

Historic Sites · Tours · Trails · Museums
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Must see
Old Havana
4.6
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Historic Walking Area
Malecón of Havana
3.9

2
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Vinales

Vinales ©
Offering a taste of authentic rural life, Vinales remains a small agricultural town, dominated by surrounding low mountain ranges.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): Head underground at Cueva del Indio, make a trip to Mural de la Prehistoria, then Head underground at Cuevas de Santo Tomas, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia del Sagrado Corazon de Jesus. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Wed): trot along with a tour on horseback, then Head underground at Palenque de los Cimarrones, and then appreciate the views at Valle de Vinales.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Vinales trip planning app.

Getting from Havana to Vinales by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Vinales can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Trinidad.

Things to do in Vinales

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours
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Must see
Valle de Vinales
4.8
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Horseback Riding Tour
Horseback Riding Tours
4.7

4
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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Trinidad: Che Guevara Mausoleum (in Santa Clara) and Cienfuegos (El Nicho Waterfalls & Parque Jose Marti). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor, tour the pleasant surroundings at Ancon Beach, take in the awesome beauty at Topes de Collantes, and see the interesting displays at Museo de Historia Municipal.

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Traveling by car from Vinales to Trinidad takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Varadero.

Things to do in Trinidad

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

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Beach
Ancon Beach
3.8
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Landmark
Plaza Mayor
4.6

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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.
Explore Varadero's surroundings by going to Matanzas (Cuevas de Bellamar, Pharmaceutical Museum, &more). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Varadero Beach, Head underground at Cueva de Saturno, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cayos Blancos, and get your bearings at Convention Center Plaza America.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Varadero trip planner.

You can drive from Trinidad to Varadero in 4 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Varadero can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Havana.

Things to do in Varadero

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trip

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Must see
Varadero Beach
4.7
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Park
Josone Park
4.1

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Havana

Havana ©

Rome of the Caribbean

Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Revolution Plaza Havana, then take an in-depth tour of Museum of the Revolution (Museo de la Revolucion), then don't miss a visit to El Capitolio, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Bacardi Building.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Havana holiday planner.

You can drive from Varadero to Havana in 2 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or do a combination of taxi and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Havana

Find places to stay Mar 26 — 28:
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Historic Site
Revolution Plaza Havana
3.9
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Landmark
El Capitolio
4.0

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