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Cuba in Depth

Cuba is well known for cigars, salsa and tropical beaches. Discover every inch of it on this 14 day cruise that takes you to the smallest ports of Cuba.

14 Day
From (AUD)
$ 28,465
  • 2018 Miami > Miami

    The little island that time forgot

    Cuba is a haven of many layers, untouched by modern influences and meticulously preserved. Uncover hidden gems that can only be reached on a discovery yacht, away from the crowds. This magical itinerary will have you discovering a whole new ‘old world’.

    Step back in time to the 1950’s and explore a fascinating country on the cusp of a new world, rich with history and inhabited by a host of welcoming people.

    Tour Code:

    101C

    Duration:

    14 Days

    Departure City:

    Miami

    Return City:

    Miami

  • 14 Day Itinerary

    • Day 1 - Miami

      Welcome to Miami where your journey into wonder begins with a warm greeting by the crew as you step on board Scenic Eclipse. Raise your glass this evening and toast to the start of your luxury cruise.

      Meals included: Dinner

    • Day 2 - Havana

      Admire the views of Havana as we cruise into port this morning. Take a ride in a 1950’s vintage car on a tour of the city and visit Revolution Square.

      Freechoice

      On your walking tour discover historic Habana Vieja or visit the house of the artist Fuster. Alternatively tour El Capitolio and the elegant Gran Teatro de La Habana.

      Enrich

      Be enthralled by a private display of Cuban percussion drums and dancing.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 3 - Havana
      Freechoice

      Follow in the footsteps of Hemingway or take a horse and carriage ride to a cigar factory. Or choose to explore the city by e-bike.

      Enrich

      Tonight at Castillo del Morro witness the age-old tradition of the firing of the cannon with the backdrop of the floodlit city.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 4 - Isla de la Juventud
      Freechoice

      Visit the World Communist University and tour Presidio Modelo or spend the morning on a secluded beach. Alternatively take a discovery excursion by Zodiac, go snorkelling or kayaking.

      Scuba excursions available^.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 5 - Cayo Largo Sur > Cienfuegos
      Freechoice

      Choose a discovery excursion to explore by Zodiac, kayak or snorkelling. Scuba excursions available^.

      Arrive at Cienfuegos and enjoy time to explore tonight.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 6 - Cienfuegos > Casilda
      Freechoice

      Take a walking tour of the historic centre or discover Jardín Botánico. Or visit Playa Girón and the museum for the Bay of Pigs skirmish.

      In the evening there is time to discover the local music scene.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 7 - Casilda (Trinidad):

      The elegant historic centre is showcased on your walking tour including climbing the stairs of the bell tower for sweeping views across the city.

      Freechoice

      Explore the historic Valle de los Ingenios, or sway your hips and learn to dance salsa. Or you may opt to cycle the streets by e-bike.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 8 - Santiago de Cuba

      Relax on board and perhaps enjoy a cooking class in Scenic Epicure. Cruise past the impressive Castillo del la Roca at the entrance to the bay of Santiago de Cuba then visit the castle for impressive views.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 9 - Santiago de Cuba
      Freechoice

      Visit the important religious shrine of El Cobre or the Moncada Barracks and Santa Ifigenia Cemetary. Alternatively explore the historic centre and visit the Bacardi Museum or tour the local produce markets and visit the Rum Museum.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 10 - Antilla

      We are welcomed by the community of this remote part of Cuba as they host Scenic Eclipse for the next two days.
      Take a ride in a horse and carriage or cruise around in a 1950’s car, cycle on an e-bike or simply walk at your leisure.

      Freechoice

      Tour the birthplace of Fidel and Raul Castro or visit a local farm and school. Alternatively take a Zodiac, snorkelling or kayak excursion.

      Tonight the community will celebrate with a local carnival display of music, dancing and traditional foods for you to try.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 11 - Antilla
      Freechoice

      By Zodiac explore Cayo Saetia National Park or take a dance or percussion class in the community hall. Take a kayak excursion to secluded coves and beaches or explore by e-bike.

      Scuba excursions available^.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 12 - Cayo Coco

      This archipelago on Cuba’s north coast boasts white sand beaches, mangrove wetlands and coral reefs.

      Freechoice

      At the eco-friendly dolphinarium interact with the playful dolphins or take a Zodiac to search for birdlife. Alternatively explore by kayak, snorkel the reefs or spend the day on a secluded beach with a chef-prepared picnic.

      Scuba excursions are available^.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 13 - Varadero

      Spend the day at the resort of Varadero, lapping up the beauty of Cuba’s north coast

      Freechoice

      Explore by Zodiac or kayak or spend the day on a beach with a chef-prepared picnic. Choose to swim with dolphins or play a round of golf on one of Cuba’s two courses.

      Scuba excursions available^.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 14 - Miami

      Your leisurely cruise of Cuba ends as you disembark, taking away memories of a lifetime.

      ^ At additional expense

      Meals included: Breakfast

  • Tour inclusions

    All-inclusive highlights
    • 228-guest luxurious Discovery Yacht
    • 100% spacious verandah suites
    • 2 exclusive Enrich experiences in Havana
    • 41 Freechoice shore excursions in eight ports
    • Discovery Leaders on board
    • Broad range of active discovery excursions
    • Meeting the community of Antilla
    • Explore by night at your leisure in six ports
    • And all tipping and gratuities both on board and onshore