14 days in Cuba Itinerary

14 days in Cuba Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sao Paulo
Fly:  15 h
1
Cayo Largo
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
2
Varadero
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
3
Trinidad
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
4
Cayo Guillermo
— 1 night
+3
Taxi + Train + Taxi + Fly:  5 h 30 min
5
Havana
— 6 nights
Fly:  13 h 30 min
End: Sao Paulo

2
nights
Cayo Largo

Cayo Largo ©
The stress of modern life feels a million miles away when you holiday on Cayo Largo, a small and unspoiled resort island off the coast of Cuba.
On the 5th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Paraiso and then appreciate the views at Valle de Vinales. On the 6th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Sea Turtle Hatchery, then kick back and relax at Sirena Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Punta Mal Tiempo.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Cayo Largo day trip site.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Cayo Largo is an approximately 14- hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Standard Time to Cuba Standard Time is minus 2 hours. In January in Cayo Largo, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Varadero.

Things to do in Cayo Largo

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Valle de Vinales
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Valle de Vinales ©
Valle de Vinales
Playa Paraiso ©
Playa Paraiso
Sirena Beach ©
Sirena Beach

2
nights
Varadero

Varadero ©
One of the largest resort towns in the Caribbean, Varadero boasts a 20 km (12 mi) long stretch of sand, lined with hotels and all-inclusive resorts.
On the 7th (Thu), observe the fascinating underwater world at Delfinario, then examine the collection at House of Rum, then walk around Josone Park, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Varadero Beach. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Cayos Blancos, get outside with Parque de la Libertad, then examine the collection at Pharmaceutical Museum, and finally Head underground at Cuevas de Bellamar.

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Getting from Cayo Largo to Varadero by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Cayo Largo in January, Varadero is little chillier at night with lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to drive to Trinidad.

Things to do in Varadero

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Matanzas
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Varadero Beach ©
Varadero Beach
Josone Park ©
Josone Park
Pharmaceutical Museum ©
Pharmaceutical Museum

2
nights
Trinidad

Trinidad ©
Built on sugar and seemingly preserved in molasses, the town of Trinidad attracts visitors with its well-aged 19th century architecture and rustic charm, showcasing the sounds, scents, and sights of days gone by.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Valle de los Ingenios, then don't miss a visit to Cerro de la Vigia, then take in the awesome beauty at Topes de Collantes, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Galerie D'Art Calleyro. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Trinidad de Cuba, enjoy the sand and surf at Ancon Beach, then see the interesting displays at Romance Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Museo de Historia Municipal.

To find maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Trinidad travel route tool.

Getting from Varadero to Trinidad by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Trinidad when traveling from Varadero in January, with lows around 32°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can go by car to Cayo Guillermo.

Things to do in Trinidad

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Topes de Collantes, Trinidad de Cuba
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Ancon Beach ©
Ancon Beach
Valle de los Ingenios ©
Valle de los Ingenios
Topes de Collantes ©
Topes de Collantes

1
night
Cayo Guillermo

Cayo Guillermo
A kay of the Jardines del Rey archipelago, Cayo Guillermo has become a popular international tourist destination, buoyed by the construction of luxury all inclusive resorts that dot the paradisal island.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): head off the coast to Cayo Media Luna, kick back and relax at Cayo Guillermo, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Pilar.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Cayo Guillermo online road trip planner.

Getting from Trinidad to Cayo Guillermo by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, train, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Cayo Guillermo when traveling from Trinidad in January, with lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Havana.

Things to do in Cayo Guillermo

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Playa Pilar
Playa Pilar
Cayo Guillermo ©
Cayo Guillermo
Cayo Media Luna ©
Cayo Media Luna

6
nights
Havana

Havana ©
Cuba's capital and major commercial center, Havana manages to be very old and very modern at the same time.
Havana is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Plaza de la Catedral, admire the masterpieces at Museu Nacional de Belas Artes de Cuba, get engrossed in the history at Museum of the Revolution (Museo de la Revolucion), and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Havana journey planner.

Do a combination of taxi, train, and flight from Cayo Guillermo to Havana in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Traveling from Cayo Guillermo in January, plan for a bit cooler nights in Havana, with lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Havana

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Plaza de la Catedral ©
Plaza de la Catedral
Old Havana ©
Old Havana
Malecón of Havana ©
Malecón of Havana

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