21 days in Cuba Itinerary

21 days in Cuba Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Havana
— Few hours
2
Baracoa
— 2 nights
3
Bayamo
— 2 nights
4
Camaguey
— 2 nights
5
Santa Clara
— 2 nights
6
Trinidad
— 2 nights
7
Topes de Collantes
— 1 night
8
Cienfuegos
— 2 nights
9
Vinales
— 1 night
10
Soroa
— 2 nights
11
Las Terrazas
— Few hours
12
Havana
— 4 nights

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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.
On the 5th (Wed), don't miss a visit to Plaza de la Catedral.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Havana route builder.

Bogota, Colombia to Havana is an approximately 9-hour flight. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Bogota in April, with highs in Havana at °F and lows at °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Baracoa.
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Plaza de la Catedral ©
Plaza de la Catedral

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Baracoa

Baracoa ©
Baracoa is a municipality and city in Guantánamo Province near the eastern tip of Cuba. On the 6th (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Nuestra Senora de la Asuncion, head outdoors with El Yunque, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Maguana Beach. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Blanca and then get outside with Canon del Rio Yumuri.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Baracoa trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from Havana to Baracoa takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can drive to Bayamo.

Things to do in Baracoa

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Canon del Rio Yumuri
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Maguana Beach ©
Maguana Beach
El Yunque ©
El Yunque
Catedral de Nuestra Senora de la Asuncion ©

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Bayamo

Bayamo ©
Bayamo is the capital city of the Granma Province of Cuba and one of the largest cities in the Oriente region.OverviewThe community of Bayamo lies on a plain by the Bayamo River. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): examine the collection at Casa Natal De Carlos Manuel De Cespedes, thenexamine the collection at Wax Museum, and then take in the awesome beauty at Sierra Maestra. On the next day, pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral Del Santisimo Salvador De Bayamo, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Botanico de Cupaynicu, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Nuestra Senora de la Purisima Concepcion.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Bayamo trip maker tool.

You can drive from Baracoa to Bayamo in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. April in Bayamo sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. On the 9th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Camaguey.

Things to do in Bayamo

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Sierra Maestra, Catedral Del Santisimo Salvador De Bayamo
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Sierra Maestra ©
Sierra Maestra
Wax Museum ©
Wax Museum
Jardin Botanico de Cupaynicu ©
Jardin Botanico de Cupaynicu

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Camaguey

Camaguey ©
Camaguey encompasses the central section of Cuba and remains largely agricultural, its economy dependent on small-scale cattle raising and fruit production.
On the 10th (Mon), contemplate the long history of Iglesia de Nuestra Senora de la Soledad, view the masterpieces at Martha Jimenez's Studio Workshop, admire the architecture and history at Plaza del Carmen, thenget to know the fascinating history of Camaguey Centro, thentake in the exciting artwork at Casa de Arte Jover, and finally contemplate the long history of Casa Natal del Mayor (Ignacio Agramonte). On the next day, take in the exciting artwork at Estudio Galeria Magdiel, stroll through Coco Beach, thenpick up some local products at Mercado Agropecuario El Rio, thensteep yourself in history at Iglesia Nuestra Señora De La Merced, and finally don't miss a visit to Plaza San Juan de Dios.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Camaguey sightseeing planner.

Getting from Bayamo to Camaguey by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. April in Camaguey sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to drive to Santa Clara.

Things to do in Camaguey

Historic Sites Beaches Parks
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Casa Natal del Mayor (Ignacio Agramonte) ©
Casa Natal del Mayor (Ignacio Agramonte)
Plaza San Juan de Dios ©
Plaza San Juan de Dios
Plaza del Carmen ©
Plaza del Carmen

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Santa Clara

Santa Clara ©
The scene of one of the most dramatic battles of the Cuban Revolution, Santa Clara today possesses a youthful feel and a reputation for progressive thought.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Teatro La Caridad, thenappreciate the history behind Statue of Che Guevara Holding a Child, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Santa Clara de Asis, and finally pause for some photo ops at Che Guevara Mausoleum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some photo ops at Monumento a la Toma del Tren Blindado, stroll around Parque Leoncio Vidal, thengo for a walk through Iglesia de San Juan Batista, and finally see the interesting displays at Museo de Agroindustria Azucarera.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Santa Clara trip itinerary maker site.

Drive from Camaguey to Santa Clara in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Trinidad.

Things to do in Santa Clara

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Remedios
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Iglesia de San Juan Batista ©
Iglesia de San Juan Batista
Teatro La Caridad ©
Teatro La Caridad
Parque Leoncio Vidal ©
Parque Leoncio Vidal

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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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): stroll through Ancon Beach, don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor, and then stroll around Parque Central Cespedes. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Valle de los Ingenios, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and then admire the sheer force of Parque el Cubano.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Trinidad holiday builder tool.

Traveling by car from Santa Clara to Trinidad takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. April in Trinidad sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to drive to Topes de Collantes.

Things to do in Trinidad

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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Ancon Beach ©
Ancon Beach
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor
Parque el Cubano ©
Parque el Cubano

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Topes de Collantes

Topes de Collantes ©
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): head outdoors with Parque Guanayara and then look for all kinds of wild species at Topes de Collantes.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Topes de Collantes online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Trinidad to Topes de Collantes in an hour. In April in Topes de Collantes, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can go by car to Cienfuegos.

Things to do in Topes de Collantes

Nature Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Parque Guanayara
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Topes de Collantes ©
Topes de Collantes
Parque Guanayara ©
Parque Guanayara

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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 17th (Mon): make a trip to Parque Jose Marti, explore the activities along Guanaroca Lagoon, and then admire the sheer force of El Nicho Waterfalls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the historical opulence of Jagua Castle, thenadmire the striking features of Palacio de Valle, and then wander the streets of Punta Gorda.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Cienfuegos trip itinerary website.

Drive from Topes de Collantes to Cienfuegos in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. April in Cienfuegos sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to drive to Vinales.

Things to do in Cienfuegos

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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El Nicho Waterfalls ©
El Nicho Waterfalls
Palacio de Valle ©
Palacio de Valle
Guanaroca Lagoon ©
Guanaroca Lagoon

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Vinales

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 (Wed): Head underground at Palenque de los Cimarrones, appreciate the views at Valle de Vinales, and then admire the natural beauty at Jardin Botanico de Vinales.

To see photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Vinales trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Cienfuegos to Vinales in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. April in Vinales sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Soroa.

Things to do in Vinales

Parks Nature
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Valle de Vinales ©
Valle de Vinales
Jardin Botanico de Vinales ©
Jardin Botanico de Vinales
Palenque de los Cimarrones ©
Palenque de los Cimarrones

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Soroa

Soroa ©
On the 20th (Thu), admire the sheer force of Salto de Sorao and then take in nature's colorful creations at Soroa Orchid Botanical Garden.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Soroa attractions planner.

Drive from Vinales to Soroa in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. April in Soroa sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. On the 21st (Fri), you're off to Las Terrazas.

Things to do in Soroa

Parks Nature
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Soroa Orchid Botanical Garden ©
Soroa Orchid Botanical Garden
Salto de Sorao ©
Salto de Sorao

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Las Terrazas

Las Terrazas ©
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): see the interesting displays at Casa Museo de Polo Montanez.

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Las Terrazas is just a short distance from Soroa. April in Las Terrazas sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Havana.

Things to do in Las Terrazas

Museums
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Casa Museo de Polo Montanez ©
Casa Museo de Polo Montanez

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Havana

Step off the beaten path and head to Photography Tours and Puente de Bacunayagua. Get out of town with these interesting Havana side-trips: Matanzas (Pharmaceutical Museum & Parque de la Libertad). See some other sides of Havana: make a trip to Malecón of Havana, admire the landmark architecture of Bacardi Building, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Havana, and wander the streets of Central Havana.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Havana trip itinerary builder app.

Drive from Las Terrazas to Havana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Havana

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Matanzas
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Photography Tours
Malecón of Havana ©
Malecón of Havana
Pharmaceutical Museum ©
Pharmaceutical Museum

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