These excursions are ideal to add to any day of your staying in Cuba. You can add them both to the tours as to the short programs that you have selected with us. You will be able to add any of these excursions as well if you stay in one of our casas particulares.
Here you will find just a small example between all the excursions that we can offer. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you would like more information or if you want to add one of these excursions to your trip.
Organizing a holiday trip ussualy takes time, but organizing a customized trip to Cuba may take a little bit more time, therefore we recommend you to make all your reservations with us with a notice period of at least 6 weeks in advance.
1. Tour around Viñales in an oldtimer
♦ from €45
Tour to discover the best places of Viñales: “Cueva del Indio”, “Cueva Palenque de los Cimarrones”, “Jardín Botánico”, Mirador “El Paraíso”, Hoteles “La Ermita”, “Los Jazmines”, el “Mural de la Pre Historia”, and some more.
2. Excursion on horses
♦ from €10 per person per hour.
This excursion is lead by a local guide with many experience and knowledge of the field. You will be able to see “Viñales Valley” from inside, its vegetation, natural caves, the natural manufacturing process of coffee and tobacco, among other crops. During the trip you will find a natural swimming pool inside a cave where you could have a bath. The excursion time will be decided by you.
3. “Viñales Valley” Tour walking
♦ from €20 all the way.
This excursion is lead by a local guide with many experience and knowledge of the field. You will be able to see “Viñales Valley” from inside, its vegetation, natural caves, the natural manufacturing process of coffee and tobacco, among other crops. During the trip you will find a natural swimming pool inside a cave where you could have a bath. This excursion will last 4 hours minimum.
4. A trip accross an ancient place and nature
♦ from €10 per person.
This is a 3 hours walking excusion and you will visit a fantastic place where thousands of years ago used to be a water source carring very brave waters through a river. Nowadays it is surrounded by local flora and fauna. Its fertile land is used to develop the ecologic agriculture. You will be able to see unique national birds such as the “Tocororo” or enjoy the song of the “Nightingale”. The trip will end up at an small lake.
You must take with you: closed shoes, suncream protection, hat or cap, camera, swimsuit, and drink water.
5. Dip bath in the cave
♦ from €28 per person including transport (Horse-drawn carriage or horse) + guide.
♦ from €18 per persona with guide (transport is not included).
En esta excursion will you to visit the best land where tobacco grows in Viñales, located in: “Valle del Palmarito”. During this tour you will visit a farmer from the area where and will learn everything about the farmers traditions while you enjoy a typical “Saoco Viñalero”, as well as the proccessing of tobacco. It will be great to see how tobacco is made by hand!. Later you will visit one of the biggest caves systems in Cuba where you will walk 250meters inside the mountain until you arrive to a natural swimming pool at its very end. It has an underground river where you can take a bath and cool down. At the end of the excursion you will visit a small cafeteria offering natural products. Here you can enjoy a very nice natural energy drink. The trip will take between 3.30 to 4 hours apporximately.
6. Majestic Sunset
♦ from €28 per person, including transport(Horse-drawn carriage or horse) + guide.
♦ from €18 per person+ guide (without transport).
A taxi will pick you up from your accommodation and will take you to the starting place to the “Valle del Silencio”. It will be a walking excursion and will last about 3 hours. During the trip you will go to the “Cueva del Silencio”, in which you will walk through a natutal tunnel for about 150 meters to cross the mogote (mountain). Lateron will visit a small lake where you can coll down having a bath. Then will go to visit a farm to learn how coffee is processed and will see uncommon plants. You will be shown as well how the best world's tobacco grows and how is proccesed by a local farmer. The tour will end up at the top of the mountain where the very first ecologic farm in Viñales, was established. Here you will see a big diversity of natural vegetables, and enjoy an espectacular view that offers you el “Valle del Silencio” y el “Mogote del Silencio” while you treat yourself with a typical drink and watch ta majestic sunset. Do not forget to take with you: closed shoes, suncream protection, hat or pet, swimsuit, lantern, camera and drink water.
7. Walk to “The Acuáticos”
♦ from €28 per person including guide, Horse-drawn carriage and taxi to the “Mural de la Prehistoria”.
A taxi will pick you up and will take you to the “Mural de la Prehistoria” where starts the excursion and has a total duration of 4 hours approximately. From “Mural de la Prehistoria” and “Montaña Dos Hermanas” you will cross the “Valle de la Penitencia”, where will meet a farmer of the area and will learn the farm traditions and how tobacco grows. Later you will climb the mountain until you arrive to one of the most fascinating viewpoints from Viñales. Here you will visit a small comunity named “The Acuáticos”. You will learn about these people's life. Then you will have the opportunity to visit the cave where blessed water can be found. In the summer you can also take a bath. The way back will be walking through a path besides a very old river surrounded by trees, birds, which will give you a fantastic view of “Valles de Viñales” and “Palmarito”.
Do not forget to take with you: closed shoes, suncream protection, hat or pet, camera, swimsuits during summer, and drink water.
1.Diving and snorkeling in “Bahía de Cochinos”
♦ 1 x Diving including transport €90
♦ 2 x Diving including transport €127
♦ 1 x Diving without transport €64
♦ 2 x Diving without transport €100
♦ Snorkeling €37
♦ Snorkeling including transport + “Cueva de Saturno” €66
2. A day at Varadero
♦ €55 per person.
An excursion day at Varadero. You stay a whole day at the beach enjoying the crystal clear waters of Varadero.
3. Sport fishing
♦ from €136 and includes if you want the fishes you captured.
This offer you the possibility to to fish on different modalities. You will go to “Caleta Buena” in a rowing or engine boat, with bait to fish. Fishes you could find here are: swordfish, snapper fish, tuna, and many others.
4. Diving in “Bahía de Cochinos”
♦ €46 per person per dive.
Places for diving are: “Caleta Buena” located at 8km from Girón beach and “Punta Perdiz” located at 12km. The diving will be with proffessional instructors with more than 20 years of experience and with certifications. The price include transport, equipment, instructions, visits to espectacular places with preserved sea bottom, security and protection.
5. Excursion to the Natural Park
♦ €28 per person.
Enjoy the flora and fauna of “Ciénaga de Zapata” while seated on a Horse-drawn carriage. This is the largest Natural Reserve from Cuba.
1. Excursion “Star”
♦ €45 per person (Price does not include the entrance to the park).
Tour to the mountain ( to the “Valle de los Ingenios” and to the cascada “El Cubano”) seated on a Horse-drawn carriage. Entrance price is aprox. 6CUC. This excursion is unlimited in time and you can enjoy during your trip the “Valle de los Ingenios”, a part of a mountain area “Escambray”, a waterfall and a natural swimming pool which are ideals to take a bath.
2. Horse trips
♦ €28 per person per hour including a natural juice.
Horse trip across “Valle de los Ingenios”, where you will find bars and restaurants from farmers. At the end of the trip you can take a bath at a natural water source, and stay there all the time you want. On the way back you will find another waterfall which can be approach riding the horse or if you prefer, you can leave the horses at the stalls and walk to the waterfall. The time of the excursion will be adapted to your wihses.
3. Snorkeling at the coral reef
♦ €54 per person without transport.
♦ €72 per person including transport.
A taxi will pick you up from the casa particular. Snorkeling from the edge of the beach till the coral reef that borders the southern coast of the “Península Ancón”. The service include the complete snorkeling gear and a drink. You can choose how much time you want to spend.
♦ from €15 per person per hour:
- Cuban cuisine.
- Spanish language.
- Salsa, chachacha, danzon or folklor music with a proffessional teacher.
- Kite surf or wind surf.
- Cuban cocktails (€7 each lesson). Cocktails are already included in the price.
- Diving lesson. It takes few fays (from €350).
You can book your workshop here