Wonders of the Caribbean - Group Tour

Included Services
  • 2 Countries and 13 Highlights in 15 Days: Havana, Viñales, Cienfuegos, Laguna del Tesoro, El Cubano Park, Santa Clara, Chichén Itzá, Izamal, Mérida, Valladolid, Tulum, Playa del Carmen.
  • 12 nights in Hotels, 2 nights in a private accommodation
  • 12x breakfast, 2x lunch
  • qualified English-speaking guide
  • flight from Havana to Cancun
  • many included activities, for example city tours, Tulum, Chichén Itzá etc.
  • from £ 2,665

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The 2-week Wonders of the Caribbean: Cuba and Mexico Group Tour will take you on an exploration of two amazing countries. In Cuba, you’ll visit the famous tobacco plantations in the Viñales Valley and the famous colonial towns of Trinidad and Cienfuegos. Then, in Mexico, you can truly see ancient history as you explore the Mayan ruin cities of Tulum and Chichen Itza. In between city tours and sightseeing, you’ll have plenty of time to relax and enjoy the beaches.  More information you can find in our detailed itinerary.


Route of the group tour "Wonders of the Caribbean"

 

On this 15-day tour, you will discover two of the most fascinating countries in the America’s. You’ll experience both Cuba’s colonial charm and Mexico’s rich cultural heritage. Discover Mexico and Cuba’s beautiful landscapes, picturesque beaches and fascinating historic sites. Spend this holiday relaxing in two versions of paradise.

You don't want to travel for 15 days? Book only one of the two part of this tour:

Below you’ll find the day-by-day breakdown for our Wonders of the Caribbean tour.

These highlights are waiting for you on this tour

  • Impressive limestone rock formations
  • Picturesque tobacco plantations
  • One of Cuba's most iconic landscapes
  • One of the seven wonders of the modern world
  • Significant archaeological site of Yucatán
  • Built by the Mayan people
  • Fascinating ruins
  • One of the most photographed Mayan sites
  • Famous and beautiful beaches

Itinerary

Welcome to Cuba! Today you will arrive at Havana international airport. We can pick you up and drive you to the hotel for you (optional) or you can organise transportation yourself.

Unterkunft im Hotel in Havana, 4* Standard

Your tour guide will meet you in reception at 8:30am and you will have a guided walking tour through Havana's Old Town. The Old Town of Havana was declared a UNESCO world cultural heritage site in 1982. While strolling through the vibrant streets of the Cuban capital you can reminisce about days gone by. Look forward to visiting the Havana Club Rum Museum and driving through the "modern" part of Havana in the back of a classic car.

Unterkunft im Hotel in Havana, 4* Standard    Verpflegung: Breakfast

After breakfast you will head westward. You will stop and visit a "Casa del Veguero" (house of a tobacco farmer) surrounded by lush tobacco fields in the famous Vinales Valley. You will also visit the "Cueva del Indio". Vinales is a small town situated between green tobacco fields and monumental limestone formations called 'Mogotes'. 

Unterkunft im Hotel in Viñales, 3* Standard    Verpflegung: Breakfast

Today you will head to sunny Cienfuegos. Cienfuegos is one of the liveliest and most beautiful cities in Cuba. On your way, you will stop at the Bay of Pigs where you will go on a boat tour of the Laguna del Tresoro. This so-called 'Treasure Lake' is located amid numerous canals, mangrove forests and palm trees. Once you have arrived in Cienfuegos you can spend the rest of the day as you wish. 

Unterkunft im  Hotel in Cienfuegos, 4* Standard   Verpflegung:  Breakfast, Lunch

Today’s journey will bring you to Trinidad. A colonial city which was founded in 1514 and declared world heritage site by the UNESCO. On your way to Trinidad you will go on an enjoyable excursion to El Cubano Park, which is located in the National Park of Topes de Collantes. Lunch will be served in a local restaurant.

Unterkunft im Casa Particular in Trinidad   Verpflegung:  Breakfast, Lunch

Start your day with a guided walking tour of exciting Trinidad. There is lots to see in the colonial old town of Trinidad, including the Palacio Brunet, one of the most beautiful palaces of the city. Today, the Palacio Brunet is home of the Museo Romantico. In the afternoon you will go on an excursion to the beach where you can enjoy the Caribbean Sea and relax under palm trees.

Unterkunft im Casa Particular in Trinidad

In the morning you will head back to Havana. On the way, you will stop in Santa Clara, where you will visit the Che Guevara Mausoleum. Here rest the remains of the famous revolutionist, which were only found a few years ago.

Unterkunft im Hotel in Havana, 4* Standard

It's time to bid farewell to beautiful Cuba. You will be driven to the airport for your flight to Cancún. Your guide will meet you and take you to the hotel in Cancún.

Unterkunft im Hotel in Cancún, 3* Standard    Verpflegung: Breakfast

You will visit the archeological site Chichén Itzá and learn a lot about the community of Maya, its architecture, customs and, of course, about the mysterious demise. After visiting this UNESCO World Heritage site it's on to Izamal, a quiet colonial town that has been declared a "Pueblo Mágico" (magical place). This is in recognition of authenticity and beauty. . Once you have arrived in Mérida you will go and discover the city and spend the night in Hotel Dolors Alba Mérida.

Unterkunft im Hotel in Mérida, 3* Standard    Verpflegung: Breakfast

Today you will visit the Hacienda Yaxcopoil. It was constructed in the 17th century for stock farming and later used as agave plantation. Learn more about this place on a guided tour. Afterwards you continue to the Cenote X'batun where you can enjoy a refreshing bath (don't forget your swimsuit!). In the afternoon you return to Mérida.

Unterkunft im  Hotel in Mérida, 3* Standard    Verpflegung:   Breakfast

Today you will drive to Valladolid, a colonial city, which is also classified as a "Pueblo Mágico“. During a guided city tour of this extraordinary city you will be shown the highlights. Valladolid is sure to enchant you. 

Unterkunft im Hotel in Valladoild, 4* Standard    Verpflegung: Breakfast

Today you will go to the beautiful cliffside Maya city of Tulum. There is a spectacular view of the ocean from this archaeological site. Take this opportunity to relax and enjoy the idyllic Caribbean coast.

Unterkunft im Hotel in Tulum, 4* Standard    Verpflegung: Breakfast

Today's destination is  Playa del Carmen. Spend the whole day at the beach if you like, swimming or relaxing in the shade. You can enjoy the evening in one of the town's various bars and enjoy a typical Mexican drink. 

Unterkunft im Hotel in Playa del Carmen, 3* Standard    Verpflegung: Breakfast

Spend your last day entirely as you wish. Relax at the beach, go shopping or pick up some final souvenirs for friends and family at home. In the evening you will enjoy a delicious Mexican dinner at one of the town's many delicious restaurants. 

Unterkunft im Hotel in Playa del Carmen, 3* Standard    Verpflegung: Breakfast

Today your Cuba and Mexico tour ends. Spend the morning at your leisure before heading you have to leave. We can arrange a transfer car service (optional) to the international airport of Cancún or to your next hotel.

Verpflegung: Breakfast


Services

Included

  • 12 nights in hotels with a 3-4* Standard
  • 2 nights in Casas Particulares*
  • 12x breakfast, 2x lunch
  • Flight from Havana - Cancún
  • City tour in Havana, incl. rum museum and Classic Car tour
  • Visit of the "Casa del Veguero" and the "Cueva del Indio"
  • Boat tour on the Laguna del Tesoro
  • Entrance and tour in the Nationalpark Topes de Collantes
  • City tour in Trinidad and excursion to the beach
  • Visit of the Che Guevara mausoleum in Santa Clara
  • City tours in Valladolid, Izamal and Mérida
  • guided visits of the Mayan ruins Chichén Itzá and Tulúm
  • Visit of the Hacienda Yaxcopoil and Cenote X'batun
  • All described transfers in air-conditioned vehicles
  • Qualified English-speaking tour guide and local guides

Not Inlcuded

  • International flight to/from Cuba
  • Transfer in/out: booking available on request
  • Cuba Entry Card (tourist visa): booking available on request
  • Optional offers/activites and services
  • Departure tax
  • Travel Insurance
  • Tips and gratuities

Important Information

  • *Casas Particulares are private houses of Cuban locals, who offer rooms to tourists. On request they are happy to cater you with a delicious breakfast (5-6 CUC) or even a lunch and dinner (10-12 CUC each). Let them know at your arrival.
  • We guarantee the operation of every group with one booked client
  • Maximum group size: 18 people
  • Visa and vaccination requirements and general information about country and people of Cuba and Mexico
  • Solo travellers can request a room shared room with another person of the same sex
  • If we can't find another solo traveller who wants to share a room, the single room supplement needs to be paid
  • If you want to book a beachstay afterwards, let us know on your inquiry

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Optional Extras:

  • Cuba Entry Card (tourist visa): £ 23
  • Transfer IN/OUT optional:
  • Havana Airport - Havana Hotel
  • ONE WAY Price per transfer: £ 30 (1-3pax), £ 39 (4-6pax)
  • Playa del Carmen Hotel - Cancún Airport
  • ONE WAY Price per transfer: £ 55 (1-7pax)

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