15 days in Cuba Itinerary

15 days in Cuba Itinerary

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15 days in Cuba Itinerary

Start: Montreal
Fly:  7​h
1
Havana
— 7 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Varadero
— 7 nights
Fly:  7​h
End: Montreal

7
nights
Havana

Havana ©
Cuba's capital and major commercial center, Havana manages to be very old and very modern at the same time.
You've now added Plaza de Armas to your itinerary. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Church and Convent of St. Francis of Asisi and Iglesia de Jesus de Miramar. Step out of the city life by going to Playa de Jibacoa and Quinta de los Molinos. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Museo Napoleonico, wander the streets of Vedado, steep yourself in history at Castillo de la Real Fuerza, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To find other places to visit and other tourist information, use the Havana day trip website .

Montreal, Canada to Havana is an approximately 7-hour flight. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Montreal in August; daily highs in Havana reach 38°C and lows reach 26°C. You will leave for Varadero on the 31st (Sat).

Things to do in Havana

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Playa de Jibacoa
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Palacio De Los Capitanes Generales ©
Taquechel Pharmacy Museum ©
Taquechel Pharmacy Museum

7
nights
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.
Cienaga de Zapata has been added to your itinerary. Museum-lovers will appreciate Pharmaceutical Museum and Cuartel de Bomberos de Matanzas. Get a sense of the local culture at Ambrosio Cave and Iglesia Santa Elvira. Change things up with these side-trips from Varadero: Matanzas (Parque de la Libertad, Boca de Guama, & more), Cardenas Cathedral (in Cardenas) and Criadero De Cocodrilos (in Playa Larga). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Varahicacos Ecological Reserve, tour the pleasant surroundings at Varadero Beach, Head underground at Cueva de Saturno, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Varadero sightseeing planner .

You can drive from Havana to Varadero in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of train and taxi. In August, daily temperatures in Varadero can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. On the 7th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Varadero

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Matanzas, Criadero De Cocodrilos, Cardenas Cathedral
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Varahicacos Ecological Reserve ©
Varahicacos Ecological Reserve
Cueva de Ambrosio ©
Cueva de Ambrosio
Iglesia Santa Elvira ©
Iglesia Santa Elvira

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