CUBA ART AND MUSIC TOUR

A Cultural, Musical, Art  Tour

           

Celebrate Cuba's magic art and music scene. Enjoy incredible music, ballet, artists and more on this Cuban support interactive journey. 
 

DAY 1, November 7th:
•  Arrive Havana, Cuba!
•  Welcome Cocktail Party with live Cuban Flamenco musician.  

•  Dinner at a local paladar. 
•  Lodging in Havana Vieja. 
•  Interact with Cubans as you visit live music shows of Jazz, Son, Timba.

 

DAY 2, November 8th:
• Breakfast at hotel 
• Walking guided tour of Havana Vieja. Visit historic plazas and immerse in conversations with the locals. 
• Visit Partagas cigar factory. 
• Home visit with top Cuban Musicians led by Roberto Carcassés, Piano, with Trumpet, Bass and Drums • Exchange ideas about Contemporary Cuban music.
• For night owls - Interactivo at Bertolt Brecht Theater. One of the best live shows in town and maybe jam with the local musicians.

 

DAY 3, November 9th: 
• Breakfast at hotel 
• Free time to explore and chat with Cubans
• Afternoon - Museo Bellas Artes tour
• Cuban Artist studio visit, Gustavo del Valle 
• Fustalandia (Gaudi-like fantasy folk area) 
• Possible live Cuban music concert or local exchange with area musicians. 

 

DAY 4, November 10th:

• Breakfast at hotel.

• Drive to Matanzas for a musical exchange with very talented Cubans.

• Visit Los Muñequitos de Matanzas as they perform in their loft. They are the most respected and talented folkloric ensembles in Cuba.

• Evening musical exchange in Vedado.

 

DAY 5, November 11th:

• Breakfast at hotel

• Painter’s building in Habana Vieja. Private workshop- Zaida del Rio, Ernesto Rancano, Carlos Guzman, Roberto Fabelo.

• Dinner at La Fontana Restaurant. One of the most romantic restaurants in Havana.

• Night. Live music everywhere. Time to explore, meet the musicians, share your style, dance!

 

DAY 6, November 12th:

• Breakfast at Hotel

• Drive through Art Deco neighborhood off 5th Ave.

• Afternoon - Brass class at Scorpion Recording Studios

• Early Afternoon - Callejón de Hamel– rhumba dance with instructor.

• Night – Fabrica del Arte club – art space, concert hall, night club and interaction with Cubans

 

DAY 7, November 13th:

• Breakfast at Hotel

• Free day to explore, rest, play music, chat with the Cubans.

• Night- National Ballet -Alicia Alonzo Theater, Havana Central

• Late night drink at Espacio in Miramar

DAY 8, November 14th:

• Breakfast at hotel

• Depart for Jose Marti Airport for flight home.

Cost: Only $2499 per person/double occupancy.

$500 single supplement

Included in your tour cost:

•  Airport transfers: From José Martí Int'l Airport and return.

•  All breakfasts and welcome dinner. Other lunches and dinners as listed in tour itinerary.

•  All activities, services, speakers, meetings and meals as described in tour itinerary except those noted as "optional" or "not included in cost."

•  Air-conditioned transportation and a full-time driver.

•  Mandatory Cuban medical insurance coverage during your island stay.

Not included in your tour cost:

•  International airfare to and from Cuba. EAC Tours will assist and advise with the coordination of the best flights.

•  Cuba Tourist Visa 

•  Gratuities for Cuban tour guide, bus driver, chambermaids, restaurant staff, porters, etc. Please inquire about recommended gratuities guidelines.

•  Optional travel interruption and cancellation insurance with USI Affinity.   Please visit - https://www.eactours.com/travel-insurance