19 days in Cuba Itinerary

19 days in Cuba Itinerary

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Matanzas
— 2 nights
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Sancti Spiritus
— 2 nights
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Bayamo
— 1 night
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Guantanamo
— 1 night
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Camaguey
— 4 nights
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Cienfuegos
— 7 nights

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Matanzas

Matanzas ©

City of Bridges

Though located near a popular tourist resort, Matanzas remains a relatively small town with a strong cultural heritage.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like San Severino Castle and Cardenas Cathedral. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Club ScubAzul and Puente de Bacunayagua. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Pharmaceutical Museum, explore the fascinating underground world of Cuevas de Bellamar, make a trip to Ermita de Monserrate, and browse the exhibits of Cuartel de Bomberos de Matanzas.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Matanzas online vacation planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to Matanzas is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Cuba Standard Time is minus 6 hours. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Stockholm in March; daily highs in Matanzas reach 32°C and lows reach 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can go by car to Sancti Spiritus.

Things to do in Matanzas

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Historic Sites

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Club ScubAzul ©
Club ScubAzul
Pharmaceutical Museum ©
Pharmaceutical Museum
San Severino Castle ©
San Severino Castle

2
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Sancti Spiritus

Sancti Spiritus ©
Sancti Spíritus is a municipality and capital city of the province of Sancti Spíritus in central Cuba and one of the oldest Cuban European settlements. Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): snap pictures at Puente Yayabo, pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia Parroquial Mayor del Espiritu Santo, and then admire the landmark architecture of Parque Serafin Sanchez.

For reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Sancti Spiritus road trip website.

Drive from Matanzas to Sancti Spiritus in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can go by car to Bayamo.

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Parks · Historic Sites
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Iglesia Parroquial Mayor del Espiritu Santo ©
Parque Serafin Sanchez ©
Parque Serafin Sanchez

1
night
Bayamo

Bayamo ©
Bayamo is the capital city of the Granma Province of Cuba and one of the largest cities in the Oriente region.OverviewThe community of Bayamo lies on a plain by the Bayamo River. On the 5th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Casa Natal De Carlos Manuel De Cespedes, pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral Del Santisimo Salvador De Bayamo, then visit Paseo Bayames, and finally see the interesting displays at Wax Museum.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Bayamo sightseeing planner.

Drive from Sancti Spiritus to Bayamo in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March in Bayamo, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 25°C at night. On the 6th (Sat), you're off to Guantanamo.

Things to do in Bayamo

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

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Wax Museum ©
Wax Museum
Catedral Del Santisimo Salvador De Bayamo ©
Casa Natal De Carlos Manuel De Cespedes ©
Casa Natal De Carlos Manuel De Cespedes

1
night
Guantanamo

Guantanamo ©
Guantánamo is a municipality and city in southeast Cuba and capital of Guantánamo Province.Guantánamo is served by the Caimanera port near the site of a U.S. On the 6th (Sat), pause for some photo ops at Zoologico de Piedra.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Guantanamo trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Bayamo to Guantanamo in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of bus and train. March in Guantanamo sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to drive to Camaguey.

Things to do in Guantanamo

Historic Sites

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Catedral de Santa Catalina de Ricci ©
Catedral de Santa Catalina de Ricci

4
nights
Camaguey

Camaguey ©
Camaguey encompasses the central section of Cuba and remains largely agricultural, its economy dependent on small-scale cattle raising and fruit production.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Plaza del Carmen and Camaguey Centro. Museum-lovers will appreciate Martha Jimenez's Studio Workshop and Museo Provincial General Ignacio Agramonte. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Plaza San Juan de Dios, experience rural life at Rancho King Touristic Farm, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de Santa Ana, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia Catedral de Nuestra Señora de la Candelaria.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Camaguey travel planner.

You can drive from Guantanamo to Camaguey in 6 hours. Another option is to take a train. Traveling from Guantanamo in March, Camaguey is little chillier at night with lows of 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can go by car to Cienfuegos.

Things to do in Camaguey

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums · Parks
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Camaguey Centro ©
Camaguey Centro
Plaza del Carmen ©
Plaza del Carmen
Plaza San Juan de Dios ©
Plaza San Juan de Dios

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Cienfuegos

Cienfuegos ©

Pearl of the South

The city of Cienfuegos sits in a scenic natural bay, attracting visitors from across the country and further afield since its establishment in the early 19th century.
Museum-lovers will get to explore YuditVidalFaife and Romance Museum. Convento de San Francisco de Asis and Ruinas de Ingenio San Isidro de los Destiladeros will appeal to history buffs. Explore Cienfuegos' surroundings by going to Topes de Collantes (in Topes de Collantes) and Trinidad (Museo de Historia Municipal, Church of the Holy Trinity, &more). There's still lots to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at Cementerio Tomas Acea, contemplate the waterfront views at Guanaroca Lagoon, appreciate the history behind Estatua de Benny More, and get a sense of history and politics at Museo de las Artes Palacio Ferrer.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Cienfuegos holiday builder website.

Traveling by car from Camaguey to Cienfuegos takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Cienfuegos are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cienfuegos

Parks · Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors

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Convento de San Francisco de Asis ©
Convento de San Francisco de Asis
Trinidad Sightseeing ©
Trinidad Sightseeing