15 days in Cuba Itinerary

15 days in Cuba Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Vilnius
Fly:  17 h 15 min
1
Havana
— 7 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
2
Trinidad
— 3 nights
Bus:  4 h
3
Cayo Largo
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
4
Varadero
— 2 nights
Fly:  16 h
End: Vilnius

7
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: appreciate the extensive heritage of Malecón of Havana, make a trip to Plaza de la Catedral, steep yourself in history at Revolution Plaza Havana, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Christopher Columbus Cemetery (Cemetario de Colon).

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Havana trip tool.

Vilnius, Lithuania to Havana is an approximately 17.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time to Cuba Standard Time, which is usually a -7 hour difference. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Vilnius in November: high temperatures in Havana hover around 33°C and lows are around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Trinidad.

Things to do in Havana

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

3
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Trinidad side-trips: Santa Clara (Israeli Cemetery of the Hebrew Community of Santa Clara, Che Guevara Mausoleum, &more). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Topes de Collantes, take in panoramic vistas at Iznaga Tower, and enjoy the sand and surf at Ancon Beach.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Trinidad trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Havana to Trinidad in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. November in Trinidad sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 23°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a bus to Cayo Largo.

Things to do in Trinidad

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Santa Clara, Topes de Collantes, Trinidad de Cuba
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Ancon Beach ©
Ancon Beach
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor
Che Guevara Mausoleum ©
Che Guevara Mausoleum

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 20th (Fri), explore the fascinating underground world of Palenque de los Cimarrones, appreciate the views at Valle de Vinales, then admire the natural beauty at Jardin Botanico de Vinales, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia del Sagrado Corazon de Jesus. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Sirena Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Paraiso.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Cayo Largo travel app.

You can take a bus from Trinidad to Cayo Largo in 4 hours. November in Cayo Largo sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to Varadero.

Things to do in Cayo Largo

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): stroll around Josone Park, stroll through Varadero Beach, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Iglesia Santa Elvira, and finally Head underground at Cueva de Saturno.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Varadero day trip site.

You can fly from Cayo Largo to Varadero in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Cayo Largo in November, plan for slightly colder nights in Varadero, with lows around 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Varadero

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Varadero Beach ©
Varadero Beach
Cueva de Saturno ©
Cueva de Saturno
Josone Park ©
Josone Park

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