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We’ve always found it odd that they call them “all-inclusive resorts,” yet exclude the best parts. Hop over the wall and get to know Cuba like you never have before on this unique eight-day journey through the islands of the Canarreos Archipelago aboard an exclusive catamaran. Snorkel the crystal-clear waters in search of colourful fish, relax on the beach, and dine on some of the best seafood you’ll ever have. Experience all-inclusive, G Adventures-style — we don’t leave anything out.

  • Sail on a catamaran through the beautiful turquoise waters of the Canarreos Archipelago
  • Stop to snorkel or share a drink with friendly locals
  • Enjoy the slow pace of life in the islands
Package Includes:
  • Round trip airfare to Havana
  • 1 nights hotel in Havana (pre cruise)
  • 7 nights sailing on catamaran
  • 19 meals: 7 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 7 dinners
  • Small group experience; Max 16
  • Included activities:
    • Sailing through the islands of the Canarreos Archipelago in southern Cuba.
    • Snorkelling, kayaking, and fishing equipment.
    • Bath and beach towels.
    • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
    • EUR12 per day Cuba Sailing Tax.

 

 

Last minute sale.  Book by March 2 and SAVE!

April 30 – June 18, 2020 shared accommodation
Vancouver from $2399 + $118 tax
Victoria, Kelowna, Calgary, Edmonton from $2699 + $118 tax

Per person based on shared accommodation.
My own room add $1179 – $1399

Transfers are not included: Taxis are always available from the taxi ranks in front of all the terminal buildings. A taxi ride from the airport to downtown Havana takes approximately 20-30 minutes and costs 20-25 CUC one-way (equivalent to $20-25 USD). Agree the fare first.

Pre-tour hotel taxes to be paid locally $7.00

 

Trip Map

Itinerary Note: Right now is an exciting time in Cuba with rapidly changing legislation and local conditions. Cuba has seen a massive increase in tourism lately, which has put a strain on local tourist infrastructure. While we will strive to operate our tours as closely to published itineraries as possible, conditions often change from one day to the next, and minor tour modifications may be necessary with no advance notice.

Day 1 Havana/Cienfuegos(Dinner)

Arrive in time for the 3pm welcome meeting at the joining point hotel. After, travel to Cienfuegos and set sail, spending the night aboard the catamaran.

Day 2 Cienfuegos/Canarreos Archipelago(Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner)

Wake to breakfast and new surroundings on the way to the Canarreos Archipelago.

Day 3 Canarreos Archipelago(Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner)

Travel through the islands of the Canarreos Archipelago and spend the next five days soaking in everything these island communities have to offer. Discover paradise among the rustic, sparsely populated islands, go snorkelling, explore secluded beaches or simply relax on deck.

Days 4–6 Canarreos Archipelago(Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner)

Explore the remote and beautiful islands of the Canarreos Archipelago. Snorkel the crystal-clear waters in search of colourful fish, relax on the beach, and dine on some of the best seafood you’ll ever have.

Day 7 Canarreos Archipelago/Cienfuegos(Breakfast | Dinner)

Wake up and admire the view from the lighthouse in Cayo Guano. Enjoy one last snorkel before sailing back from the Canarreos Archipelago to the town of Cienfuegos. Enjoy some final time on deck, and keep an eye out for fish and other marine life along the way.

Day 8 Cienfuegos/Havana(Breakfast)

Depart Cienfuegos after breakfast and arrive back into Havana around midday when the trip will end. After being dropped off at the hotel your CEO will be able to help with onward travel arrangements.

Visa Requirements with a passport from Canada:
A visa is required for Cuba apply now

You should get an embassy visa. An embassy visa is a sticker or stamp in your passport, and must be obtained before travelling to Cuba.
Allowed stay: 30 days

Terms & Conditions

All rates are per person, based on double occupancy in Canadian dollars (unless otherwise stated) New bookings only. Space and price may be limited and subject to availability at the time of booking.  Errors or omissions may occur on the above information with no guarantee of being honoured. Terms and conditions apply. Tax is not included in the above base fare. Above tax amount includes $30 per adult Booking Management Fee.  Not included in the above rates: Xpresspost fee, recommended medical, cancellation or baggage insurance. Child rate is applicable when travelling with 2 paying adults sharing 1 hotel room, using the existing bedding. Price Match Policy: Travel Best Bets makes every effort to remain competitive by offering our ‘Match or Beat Any Price’ offer however due to certain restrictions  there will be some product we cannot match or beat. Please note the star ratings found on www.travelbestbets.com are determined by Travel Best Bets based on a number of factors and may not match the star rating found in the Tour Operator’s brochure. Please view our star ratings by clicking here. Due to an increasing volume of disputed bookings, we will only accept payment for air only travel to India, the Philippines and the continent of Africa through the following means: book and pay cash in person or by direct deposit into our business account – once the transaction is verified and a copy of the receipt emailed or faxed to our office, we will confirm the booking. Please contact us for details on how to book using this method.Please note there maybe a tax increase when FREE connectors are added with Air Canada Vacations. Please contact [email protected] for photo credit information. BPCPA #3287