60 days in Cuba Itinerary

60 days in Cuba Itinerary

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Baracoa
— 4 nights
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Guantanamo
— 3 nights
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Santiago de Cuba
— 9 nights
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Bayamo
— 4 nights
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Manzanillo
— 4 nights
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Holguin
— 7 nights
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Guardalavaca
— 4 nights
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Camaguey
— 5 nights
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Ciego de Avila
— 4 nights
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Sancti Spiritus
— 4 nights
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Santa Clara
— 10 nights

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Baracoa

Baracoa ©
Baracoa is a municipality and city in Guantánamo Province near the eastern tip of Cuba. Baracoa is known for beaches, museums, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape of Alejandro de Humboldt National Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Nuestra Senora de la Asuncion, head outdoors with El Yunque, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Parque Independencia.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Baracoa online trip maker.

Vancouver, Canada to Baracoa is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Cuba Standard Time (CST), which is usually a 3 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to drive to Guantanamo.

Things to do in Baracoa

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

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Find places to stay Dec 15 — 19:
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Outdoor Activity
El Yunque
4.6

3
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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. When in Guantanamo, make a side trip to see Moa Nikel Mines in Moa, approximately Moa away. The adventure continues: head outdoors with Canon del Rio Yumuri, pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Santa Catalina de Ricci, admire the striking features of Palacio Salcines, and don't miss a visit to First Coffee Plantations in the Southeast of Cuba.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Guantanamo attractions website.

You can drive from Baracoa to Guantanamo in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In December in Guantanamo, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Santiago de Cuba.

Things to do in Guantanamo

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 19 — 22:
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Architectural Building
Palacio Salcines
3.4

9
nights
Santiago de Cuba

Santiago de Cuba ©
Santiago de Cuba has taken almost as much influence from Haiti and the Dominican Republic as it has from Havana, distilling a concoction of cultures to create a city with a distinct identity.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Santiago de Cuba: Salto del Guayabo (in Julio Antonio Mella) and El Cobre (El Cobre Basilica & Basilica de la Virgen de la Caridad del Cobre). There's lots more to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at Cementerio Santa Ifigenia, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Our Lady of the Assumption, don't miss a visit to Casa Museo Granjita de Siboney, and steep yourself in history at Moncada Barracks.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Santiago de Cuba holiday maker website.

Traveling by car from Guantanamo to Santiago de Cuba takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In December in Santiago de Cuba, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 25°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bayamo.

Things to do in Santiago de Cuba

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 22 — 31:
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Historic Site
Moncada Barracks
4.0

4
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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. Bayamo is known for museums, parks, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Sierra Maestra, wander the streets of Paseo Bayames, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Nuestra Senora de la Purisima Concepcion, and take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Botanico de Cupaynicu.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Bayamo day trip site.

Drive from Santiago de Cuba to Bayamo in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in December, and nighttime lows around 28°C. On the 4th (Mon), you're off to Manzanillo.

Things to do in Bayamo

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 31 — Jan 4:
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4
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Manzanillo

Manzanillo ©
Manzanillo is a municipality and city in the Granma Province of Cuba. Get out of town with these interesting Manzanillo side-trips: Sugar Cane Museum (in Guama) and Parque Nacional Desembarco del Granma (in Niquero). There's more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral Del Santisimo Salvador De Bayamo.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Manzanillo road trip planning website.

Drive from Bayamo to Manzanillo in 1.5 hours. January in Manzanillo sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 26°C at night. You'll set off for Holguin on the 8th (Fri).

Things to do in Manzanillo

Museums · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 4 — 8:
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7
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Holguin

Holguin ©

City of Parks

Not overly touristy, Holguin offers a different perspective on Cuban life, standing as a major city that doesn't seek to commercialize its past or cover itself in all inclusive resorts.
Explore Holguin's surroundings by going to Gibara (Playa Caletones, Cueva de los Panaderos, &more). There's much more to do: stroll through Guardalavaca Beach, make a trip to Plaza de La Marqueta, head off the coast to Cayo Saetia Island, and stroll around Cristobal Colon Park.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Holguin travel planning tool.

You can drive from Manzanillo to Holguin in 2.5 hours. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Manzanillo in January since evenings lows in Holguin dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to take a shuttle to Guardalavaca.

Things to do in Holguin

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 8 — 15:
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4
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Guardalavaca

Guardalavaca ©
Guardalavaca is a town in the Holguín Province of Cuba. Step out of Guardalavaca to go to Banes and see Cementerio aborigen de Chorro de Maita, which is approximately 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Playa Blanca, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parque Monumento Nacional Bariay, identify plant and animal life at Las Guanas Eco-Archaeologic Trail, and don't miss a visit to Plaza Pesquero.

To find other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Guardalavaca road trip planner.

You can take a shuttle from Holguin to Guardalavaca in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In January, daily temperatures in Guardalavaca can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. You will leave for Camaguey on the 19th (Tue).

Things to do in Guardalavaca

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 15 — 19:
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Landmark
Plaza Pesquero
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5
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Camaguey

Camaguey ©
Camaguey encompasses the central section of Cuba and remains largely agricultural, its economy dependent on small-scale cattle raising and fruit production.
Camaguey is known for historic sites, museums, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the history at Plaza del Carmen, shop like a local with Estudio Galeria Magdiel, make a trip to Plaza San Juan de Dios, and steep yourself in history at Iglesia Nuestra Señora De La Merced.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Camaguey trip site.

Drive from Guardalavaca to Camaguey in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in January, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Ciego de Avila.

Things to do in Camaguey

Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping · Beaches
Find places to stay Jan 19 — 24:
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Beach
Coco Beach
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Ciego de Avila

Ciego de Avila ©
Ciego de Ávila is a city in the central part of Cuba and the capital of Ciego de Ávila Province. Ciego de Avila is known for parks, wildlife, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Sierra del Rosario Biosphere Reserve, deepen your understanding at University of Ciego de Avila, take an unorthodox tour of Cobre, and walk around Parque Marti.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Ciego de Avila trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Camaguey to Ciego de Avila takes 2 hours. Traveling from Camaguey in January, Ciego de Avila is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 31°C. On the 28th (Thu), you're off to Sancti Spiritus.

Things to do in Ciego de Avila

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jan 24 — 28:
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Mysterious Site
Cobre
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Educational Site
University of Ciego de Avila
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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. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sancti Spiritus: Moron (Galeria Pauyet & Laguna La Redonda). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Trinidad de Cuba, appreciate the views at San Luis Valley, see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional de la Lucha Contra Bandidos, and pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia Parroquial Mayor del Espiritu Santo.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Sancti Spiritus trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Ciego de Avila to Sancti Spiritus takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in January, and nighttime lows around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Santa Clara.

Things to do in Sancti Spiritus

Parks · Nature · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 28 — Feb 1:
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10
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Santa Clara

Santa Clara ©
The scene of one of the most dramatic battles of the Cuban Revolution, Santa Clara today possesses a youthful feel and a reputation for progressive thought.
Get out of town with these interesting Santa Clara side-trips: Cayo Santa Maria (Playa Cayo Santa Maria, Acuario-Delfinario Cayo Santa Maria, &more), Cienfuegos (Jardin Botanico de Cienfuegos, El Nicho Waterfalls, &more) and Remedios (Iglesia de San Juan Batista & Museo Parrandas Remedianas). There's lots more to do: pause for some photo ops at Che Guevara Mausoleum, get engrossed in the history at Museo de Artes Decorativas, admire the landmark architecture of Fabrica de Tabacos Costantino Perez Carrodegua, and look for all kinds of wild species at Loma del Capiro.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Santa Clara vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Sancti Spiritus to Santa Clara takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In February, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Santa Clara

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 1 — 11:
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Landmark
Parque Jose Marti
4.4

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