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Adventures Afloat: Cuba In-Depth: A Grand Voyage Around the Island

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Program #21305RJ
13 Days | 12 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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.
Cuba may be best known for the faded colonial splendor of Havana, but the island’s real story is told in its small villages and farmlands. On this remarkable voyage, explore Cuba by land and sea, journeying to remote places that are hard to reach by land. Gain a special perspective of the Cuban people, their art, history and way of life.


Highlights

• Meet and talk with students, farmers, merchants, seniors and others who introduce you to the full spectrum of modern Cuban life.
• Explore historic grand plazas, churches, forts, sites of the Cuban Revolution, museums and Ernest Hemingway’s home.
• Exerience remote regions of Cuba including the isolated Isle of Youth.

Program Notes

Road Scholar is authorized to travel to Cuba under OFAC License #CT-2014-308137-1.
Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.

Activity Notes

Moderate walking activities in a tropical climate. Streets in the colonial district are made of uneven cobblestone. Participants must be able to walk unassisted or opt out of the activities that involve a lot of walking. Most stairs at the sites do not have railings.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Miami, Fla., 1 night; flight to Havana (Cuba), 3 nights; coach to Santa Clara, 1 night, coach to Cienfuegos and embark MV Louis Cristal, 5 nights (ports of call include Punta Frances, Havana, Holguin, Santiago de Cuba,); disembark Santiago de Cuba, 2 nights, departure.

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
12 nights of accommodations
33 meals: 12 breakfasts, 11 lunches, 10 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
9 Field trips
23 Hands-on experiences
4 Performances
2 Flights during the program
Visas: 1(out of 1 required)

Ratings

4.7
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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