Biking Western Cuba!

                              Taking reservations for 2022!  

Itinerary:

DAY 1 – ARRIVAL / HELLO CUBA 
• Arrive at Havana’s José Martí International Airport. Expedited airport service.
• Transfer to your casa, check-in and enjoy an exchange with the locals.
• Included arrival dinner at the hotel.

DAY 2 – HAVANA  
•    Breakfast at casa 
•    Bike tour of modern Havana with Cuban guides (35+ km)
•    Afternoon walking tour of Old Havana and exchange with the locals
•    Dinner (On your own - guide can suggest eateries)
•    Evening highlight: El Cañonazo – the Firing of the 9PM Cannon at the Fortress of San Carlos de la Cabaña. The cannon firing signaled the closing of the city gates for the night.

DAY 3 – HAVANA / VIÑALES 
•    Breakfast at casa
•    Bike or bus transfer to the Western Province on Pinar del Río (50+km)
•    Biking tour of Viñales Valley, in the heart of Cuba’s prime tobacco region 

•    Visit a tobacco plantation and enjoy a fine Cuban cigar 
•    Walking and boat tour through the Indian’s cave
•    Continue to Hotel Rancho San Vicente 
•    Evening is free to bike and explore the town. (30+ km)

DAY 4 – VIÑALES / CAYO JUTIAS 
•    Breakfast in casa 
•    Biking excursion to Cayo Jutías (70+ km - bus optional)
•    Return to Viñales (bike/bus) to rest and freshen up.

•    Evening is free to meet the locals and explore the town (30+ km)

DAY 5 – VIÑALES / ANCON VALLEY 
•    Breakfast in casa
•    Morning biking tour to Ancón Valley (70+ km)
•    Lunch in a local paladar
•    Continue to Hotel Rancho San Vicente (optional bus transfer)

 

DAY 6 – VIÑALES  / SOROA 
•    Breakfast in casa
•    Early check out and departure to Soroa
•    Bike excursion to Soroa (120+ km w/optional bus transfer)
•    Visit to the Soroa Orchid Botanical Garden and Soroa waterfall.
•    Lunch in a local paladar

•    Check in to local casa
 

DAY 7 – SOROA  / LAS TERRAZAS 
•    Breakfast in casa
•    Bike excursion to Las Terrazas eco-community, a biosphere reserve (30+ km)
•    Visit a rural village called Rancho Curujey
•    Visit the art studio of a local artist
•    Lunch at an open-air restaurant La Casa del Campesino
•    Dinner at vegetarian Restaurant Romero 
•    Evening is free to explore the community and interact with the Cubans

DAY 8 – LAS TERRAZAS / HAVANA 
•    Breakfast in casa
•    Departure to Havana (bike or bus transfer – 100+ km)
•    Lunch at local paladar
•    Visit to Almacenes de Depósito San José, an arts and crafts market.
•    Free afternoon to explore and interact with Cubans
•    Farewell dinner at a local paladar

 

DAY 9 – HAVANA/ HOME 
•    Breakfast in casa
•    Transfer to José Martí International Airport for flights home

Explore the island, understand its economy, discover the people, their history and culture.
A biker riding dream!

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Cost: Starting at $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, expert birding guides, 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

•  Bike Rental

•  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