15 days in Cuba Itinerary

15 days in Cuba Itinerary

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Varadero
— 2 nights
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Trinidad
— 3 nights
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Topes de Collantes
— 1 night
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Cienfuegos
— 2 nights
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Playa Larga
— 1 night
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Vinales
— 2 nights
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Havana
— 2 nights

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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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Iglesia Santa Elvira. On the 10th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tee off at Varadero Golf Club, then raise your glass at Mi Casa Beatles, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Varadero Beach.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Varadero trip itinerary maker website.

Brussels, Belgium to Varadero is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Brussels to Varadero is minus 6 hours. In March, Varadero is much warmer than Brussels - with highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Trinidad.

Things to do in Varadero

Outdoors · Parks · Golf

Side Trip

Matanzas
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Varadero Golf Club ©
Varadero Golf Club
Varadero Beach ©
Varadero Beach
Varahicacos Ecological Reserve ©
Varahicacos Ecological Reserve

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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 hidden gems such as Convento de San Francisco de Asis and Parque el Cubano. Visiting Salto del Caburni and Ancon Beach will get you outdoors. When in Trinidad, make a side trip to see Iglesia Parroquial Mayor del Espiritu Santo in Sancti Spiritus, approximately Sancti Spiritus away. There's lots more to do: enjoy breathtaking views from Iznaga Tower, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Maria Aguilar, and examine the collection at Colonial Architecture Museum.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Trinidad route planner.

Getting from Varadero to Trinidad by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Trinidad are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can go by car to Topes de Collantes.

Things to do in Trinidad

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Playa Maria Aguilar, Iglesia Parroquial Mayor del Espiritu Santo
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Convento de San Francisco de Asis ©
Convento de San Francisco de Asis
Salto del Caburni ©
Salto del Caburni
Iglesia Parroquial Mayor del Espiritu Santo ©

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Topes de Collantes

Topes de Collantes ©
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Salto de Javira, take in the awesome beauty at Topes de Collantes, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Vegas Grande Waterfall.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Topes de Collantes tour app.

Traveling by car from Trinidad to Topes de Collantes takes an hour. In March, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can go by car to Cienfuegos.

Things to do in Topes de Collantes

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
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Topes de Collantes ©
Topes de Collantes
Vegas Grande Waterfall ©
Vegas Grande Waterfall
Salto de Javira ©
Salto de Javira

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Cienfuegos

Cienfuegos ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): make a trip to Parque Jose Marti, contemplate the long history of Palacio de Valle, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Cementerio Tomas Acea, and finally get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Delfinario de Cienfuegos. On your second day here, take in the exciting artwork at Poco Bonito, get a taste of the local shopping with Galeria Santiago Hermes, then admire the sheer force of El Nicho Waterfalls, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Guanaroca Lagoon.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Cienfuegos trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Topes de Collantes to Cienfuegos takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In March, daily temperatures in Cienfuegos can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can drive to Playa Larga.

Things to do in Cienfuegos

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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Palacio de Valle ©
Palacio de Valle
Guanaroca Lagoon ©
Guanaroca Lagoon
Delfinario de Cienfuegos ©
Delfinario de Cienfuegos

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Playa Larga

Playa Larga ©
On the 18th (Mon), explore the activities along Bay of Pigs and then look for all kinds of wild species at Zapata Swamp.

For where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Playa Larga online tour planner.

Drive from Cienfuegos to Playa Larga in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in March, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Vinales.

Things to do in Playa Larga

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bay of Pigs
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Zapata Swamp ©
Zapata Swamp
Bay of Pigs ©
Bay of Pigs

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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 19th (Tue): trot along with a tour on horseback and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cayo Jutias. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Guanahacabibes Peninsula, then appreciate the views at Valle de Vinales, and then Head underground at Palenque de los Cimarrones.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Vinales holiday planner.

Drive from Playa Larga to Vinales in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in March, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Havana.

Things to do in Vinales

Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Cayo Jutias, Guanahacabibes Peninsula
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Horseback Riding Tours
Cayo Jutias ©
Cayo Jutias
Valle de Vinales ©
Valle de Vinales

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Havana

Havana ©
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 21st (Thu): make a trip to Old Havana, then don't miss a visit to Plaza de la Catedral, and then contemplate the long history of Palacio De Los Capitanes Generales. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: shop like a local with Arte Continua, steep yourself in history at Revolution Plaza Havana, wander the streets of Christopher Columbus Cemetery (Cemetario de Colon), then get to know the fascinating history of Malecón of Havana, and finally contemplate the long history of Old Square (Plaza Vieja).

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Havana tour planner.

Getting from Vinales to Havana by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Havana are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Havana

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
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Old Havana ©
Old Havana
Malecón of Havana ©
Malecón of Havana
Palacio De Los Capitanes Generales ©
Palacio De Los Capitanes Generales

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