Preliminary, Abridged Itinerary

During this exciting and educational experience we will visit three UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Old Habana in Habana, the Urban Historic Centre of Cienfuegos, and Trinidad and the Valley de los Ingenios. See our abridged itinerary below for a glimpse of what you will experience, while keeping in mind that you will gain much more from this experience than what is featured in this preliminary itinerary.  

 
 
Global Incite, LLC Cuba February 2017

Global Incite, LLC Cuba February 2017

 
 
 
Global Incite, LLC Cuba February 2017

Global Incite, LLC Cuba February 2017

 
 
 
Global Incite, LLC Cuba February 2017

Global Incite, LLC Cuba February 2017

 
 
Global Incite, LLC Cuba February 2017

Global Incite, LLC Cuba February 2017

 
 
Global Incite, LLC Cuba February 2017

Global Incite, LLC Cuba February 2017

 
 
Global Incite, LLC Cuba February 2017

Global Incite, LLC Cuba February 2017

Day 1 - (D)

Depart Washington, DC

Arrive Habana, Cuba

Transfer from airport to settle into Habana casa particular.  

Enjoy a group welcome dinner. 

Experience Habana nightlife. (Optional)

 

Day 2 - (B, L)

Breakfast

Participate in Habana history, culture and People-to-People guided experience including walking tour of Old Habana, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.  

Lunch

Continue walking tour

Visit Callejon de Hammel

Meet leaders and work with youth community project

Dinner

 

Day 3 - (B)

Breakfast

Work with a senior community project

Lunch

Optional excursion - e.g. Great Theater House, cigar factory, rum factory, Almacenes de San Jose Artisans' Market etc.

Dinner

Pack for travel to Trinidad. 

 

Day 4 - (B, L) 

Breakfast

Drive to Trinidad

Stop in historic Cienfuegos to have lunch, visiting Cienfuegos Blvd and Jose Marti Square.

Continue to Trinidad

Settle into casa particular

People-To-People Experience

Dinner

Experience Trinidad nightlife. (Optional)

 

Day 5 - (B, L)

Breakfast

Walking tour of the UNESCO designated city of Trinidad

Lunch

Drive to Valle de Los Ingenios to visit and learn the history of:  

- Old sugar plantations

- Sugar factory

- Old slave quarters, pottery workshops, old train station

Visit Street Market

Participate in a people-to-people and educational experience

Dinner

 

Day 6 - (B, D) 

Breakfast 

Visit Iglesia Parroquial de la Santisima Trinidad, participate in a church service (optional)

Free day to choose optional activity - e.g. beach, snorkeling, horseback riding, waterfalls, hiking, Topes de Collantes, etc. 

Departure Dinner 

Pack in preparation for morning travel back to Habana. 

 

Day 7 - (B, D)

Breakfast

Depart Trinidad for Habana

Lunch

Visit Almacenes de San Jose Artisans' Market

Dinner

Pack in preparation for flight to Washington, DC 

 

Day 8 - (B)

Breakfast

Transfer from casa particular to Habana airport

Travel from Habana to Washington, DC