Facebook   Twitter   Road Scholar Network   Pinterest   YouTube  
Road Scholar educational adventures are created by Elderhostel,
the not-for-profit world leader in lifelong learning since 1975.


Call (800) 454-5768

Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET


Create an account                             Forgot your password?

or Log In via Facebook

Log in to see all you can do with your online Road Scholar account.

CUBA

Inside Cuba: An In-Depth Island Journey

Select a Date

 

SIGN UP

and receive your

FREE E-NEWSLETTER

&

E-Photo Book:



Top 10 Learning Experiences Around the World

Find A Program

Search By:

Location

Cuba

Interest

Any

Price Range

$5000 - $7500

Start Date

End Date

More Options


AnyInternationalSt. BartsUnited StatesCanadaAfghanistanAlbaniaAlgeriaAmerican SamoaAngolaAnguillaAntarcticaAntigua and BarbudaArgentinaArmeniaArubaAustraliaAustriaAzerbaijanAzoresBahamasBahrainBangladeshBarbadosBelarusBelgiumBelizeBeninBermudaBhutanBoliviaBonaireBosnia and HerzegovinaBotswanaBrazilBritish Virgin IslandsBruneiBulgariaBurundiCambodiaCameroonCanary IslandsCape VerdeCayman IslandsCentral African RepublicChileChinaColombiaComorosCongoCook IslandsCosta RicaCroatiaCubaCuracaoCyprusCzech RepublicDenmarkDjiboutiDominicaDominican RepublicEaster IslandEcuadorEgyptEnglandEquatorial GuineaEritreaEstoniaEthiopiaFalkland IslandsFaroe IslandsFederated States of MicronesiaFijiFinlandFranceFrance Southern TerritoriesFrench GuianaFrench PolynesiaFrench West IndiesGabonGalapagos IslandsGambiaGeorgiaGermanyGhanaGibraltarGreeceGreenlandGrenadaGuadeloupeGuamGuatemalaGuernsey IslandGuineaGuinea-BissauGuyanaHaitiHeard and Mc Donald IslandsHoly See (Vatican City State)HondurasHong KongHungaryIcelandIndiaIndonesiaIranIrelandIsles of ScillyIsraelItalyIvory CoastJamaicaJapanJersey IslandJordanKazakhstanKenyaKoreaKosovoKuwaitKyrgyzstanLaosLatviaLebanonLiberiaLibyaLiechtensteinLithuaniaLuxembourgMacedoniaMadagascarMadeira IslandsMalawiMalaysiaMaldivesMaliMaltaMartiniqueMauritaniaMauritiusMayotteMexicoMidway IslandMoldovaMonacoMongoliaMontenegroMontserratMoroccoMozambiqueMyanmar (Burma)NamibiaNepalNetherlandsNew CaledoniaNew ZealandNicaraguaNigerNigeriaNiueNorthern Mariana IslandsNorthwest TerritoriesNorwayOmanPacific IslandsPakistanPalauPanamaPapua New GuineaParaguayPeruPhilippinesPolandPortugalPuerto RicoQatarReunionRomaniaRussia (Siberia)Russian FederationRwandaSaint HelenaSamoaSao Tome and PrincipeSaudi ArabiaScotlandSenegalSerbiaSeychellesShetland IslandsSierra LeoneSingaporeSlovakiaSloveniaSolomon IslandsSouth AfricaSouth Georgia and the South Sandwich IslandsSpainSri LankaSt Kitts and NevisSt. Eustatius (Statia)St. LuciaSt. Pierre & MiquelonSt. Vincent and the GrenadinesSurinamSurinameSwazilandSwedenSwitzerlandSyriaTaiwanTajikistanTanzaniaTasmaniaThailandTibetTogoTongaTrinidad and TobagoTristan da CunhaTunisiaTurkeyTurkmenistanTurks and CaicosUS Virgin IslandsUgandaUkraineUnited Arab EmiratesUnited KingdomUruguayUzbekistanVanuatuVenezuelaVietnamWalesWestern SaharaYemenZambiaZimbabwe
Road Scholar
Program #20612RJ
16 Days | 15 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
Road Scholar has thousands of educational adventures to choose from. A good way to narrow down our list is to browse our collection of "Most Popular" programs.
See all of our Most Popular programs.
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Discussion Board

Before we can post your comment, you must be logged in to your Road Scholar Account
or


Log In via Facebook

Joyce Tayer Mar 02, 2015 at 09:14 PM

I'm on the 3/20 - 4/4 trip and signed up for the last double room
as a single. So, I have an unknown roommate. I'm from Tiburon,

I'm on the 3/20- 4/4 trip to Cuba and got the last double room as a single. Does anyone know if she has an unknown roommate?
I'm from Tiburon, CA and am looking forward to sharing the trip.



Nan Schaller Mar 02, 2015 at 02:50 PM

Anyone had any success using MasterCard; I know it was supposed to only start yesterday. Checked with my bank last week and they seemed to know nothing about the possibility.
Gary Herse Mar 02, 2015 at 09:43 PM

Technically, some places can accept American credit cards, but we were told it would take around an hour for the transaction to be approved. Just plan on using cash.


Dottie Marban Mar 02, 2015 at 12:28 PM

They fixed it!


Dottie Marban Mar 02, 2015 at 12:09 PM

I have no idea why my name doesn't appear! It's Dottie Marban.


Dottie Marban Mar 02, 2015 at 12:08 PM

I'm going solo on the March 13-28 trip and look forward to meeting all my travel companions. Thanks to all for your helpful comments! I'm wondering how strict the charter airline is with weight restrictions. What exactly is a "small" handbag? Is the backpack a good idea? I have some books to take and would like to take as many gifts as I can.
John Cubit Mar 02, 2015 at 05:25 PM

We went on a 737 and the baggage limitations (carry on and checked) were the same for other U.S. airlines.
Dottie Marban Mar 02, 2015 at 05:52 PM

Thanks, John. RS doesn't tell us that. I believe RS takes care of one checked bag, right?
John Cubit Mar 02, 2015 at 10:11 PM

I had a checked bag under the weight limit, a carry-on backpack that easily fit in the overheadI bin, and an Ipad in a compact carrier case (where I also had my passport, tickets, etc.) I didn't pay anything.
John Cubit Mar 02, 2015 at 10:13 PM

But that's the kind of policy that airlines often change.... RS needs to be more helpful in these matters.


Virginia Delavan Mar 01, 2015 at 04:40 PM

Stephanie, the RS booklet hasn't been updated since the president's initiative. Americans are now allowed to bring back $400 worth of purchases including $100 worth of rum and cigars.
Stephanie Hudson Mar 01, 2015 at 05:44 PM

thanks. that's what I heard, wanted to check.


Barbara Anderson Mar 01, 2015 at 03:56 PM

Virginia and Martha,
My husband and I are also on the March 6 to 22 trip. See you there.


Diane Gruver Mar 01, 2015 at 01:32 PM

I was on the 1/30-2/15 Santiago to Havana trip and we were allowed to bring back a total of $100 worth of cigars and/or rum. That was just 2 wks ago.
Diane Gruver Mar 01, 2015 at 01:34 PM

Diane Gruver Mar 01, 2015 at 01:35 PM

As things are chaning rapidly, don't count on your printed materials being up to date.
Stephanie Hudson Mar 01, 2015 at 05:46 PM

thanks. something changes beginning today also. thanks for all comments


Before we can post your comment, you must activate your profile on the Road Scholar Social Network. What's this?

By checking this box, you agree to the terms and conditions and your Road Scholar Social Network profile will be activated. You can continue posting your comment and fill out your profile later.
By checking this box, you will not be able to post your comment.



Before we can post your comment, you must be logged in to your Road Scholar Account
or


Log In via Facebook


Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
15 nights of accommodations
40 meals: 15 breakfasts, 13 lunches, 12 dinners
5 Expert-led lectures
17 Field trips
25 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances
2 Flights during the program
Visas: 1(out of 1 required)

Ratings

4.8
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

Support Lifelong Learning

Our educational adventures are made possible by donors like you

Please support lifelong learning here

Free Catalog | Refer a Friend | Gift Certificates | Press | Site Map | Privacy Policy | Careers | Contact Us

© Elderhostel, Inc. 2015
11 Avenue de Lafayette | Boston MA 02111 | Toll-Free 1-800-454-5768