14 days in Cuba Itinerary

14 days in Cuba Itinerary

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14 days in Cuba Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + Drive:  34​h
1
Cayo Guillermo
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Varadero
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Trinidad
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
4
Camaguey
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h
5
Havana
— 3 nights
Fly:  34​h
End: Singapore

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Cayo Guillermo and then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Pilar.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Cayo Guillermo travel planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Cayo Guillermo is an approximately 34-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Time to Cuba Standard Time, which is usually a -13 hour difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Singapore in December; daily highs in Cayo Guillermo reach 32°C and lows reach 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Varadero.

Things to do in Cayo Guillermo

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

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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 13th (Tue), tour the pleasant surroundings at Cayo Blanco and then kick back and relax at Varadero Beach. On your second day here, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, hunt for treasures at Varadero Street Market, kick back and relax at Coral Beach, then stop by Plaza Las Morlas, and finally see the interesting displays at House of Rum.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Varadero holiday planner.

Getting from Cayo Guillermo to Varadero by combination of taxi, flight, and bus takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Varadero when traveling from Cayo Guillermo in December, with lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can go by car to Trinidad.

Things to do in Varadero

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Cayos Blancos
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Varadero Beach ©
Varadero Beach
Cayos Blancos ©
Cayos Blancos
Coral Beach - Playa Coral ©
Coral Beach - Playa Coral

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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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): get a taste of the local shopping with Basso Art & Souvenir Gallery, see the interesting displays at Trinidad Architecture Museum, then kick back and relax at Ancon Beach, and finally see the interesting displays at Romance Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the exciting artwork at Galerie D'Art Calleyro, examine the collection at Museo Nacional de la Lucha Contra Bandidos, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Convento de San Francisco de Asis, examine the collection at Museo de Historia Municipal, then examine the collection at Museo de Arquitectura Colonial, and finally make a trip to Plaza Mayor.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Trinidad trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Varadero to Trinidad takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In December, daytime highs in Trinidad are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Camaguey.

Things to do in Trinidad

Museums Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Museo Nacional de la Lucha Contra Bandidos
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Convento de San Francisco de Asis ©
Convento de San Francisco de Asis
Yudit Vidal Faife ©
Yudit Vidal Faife
Ancon Beach ©
Ancon Beach

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Camaguey

Camaguey ©
Camaguey encompasses the central section of Cuba and remains largely agricultural, its economy dependent on small-scale cattle raising and fruit production.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): experience rural life at Rancho King Touristic Farm, browse the fresh offerings at Mercado Agropecuario El Rio, shop like a local with Casa de Arte Jover, then steep yourself in history at Casa Natal del Mayor (Ignacio Agramonte), then contemplate the long history of Inglesia de Nuestra Senora de la Merced, and finally contemplate the long history of Plaza San Juan de Dios. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Galeria Martha Jimenez, contemplate the long history of Plaza del Carmen, then view the masterpieces at Estudio Galeria Magdiel, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Coco Beach.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Camaguey trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Trinidad to Camaguey in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. December in Camaguey sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Havana.

Things to do in Camaguey

Historic Sites Beaches Parks
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Plaza San Juan de Dios ©
Plaza San Juan de Dios
Plaza del Carmen ©
Plaza del Carmen
Martha Jimenez's Studio Workshop ©
Martha Jimenez's Studio Workshop

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Havana

Havana ©
Cuba's capital and major commercial center, Havana manages to be very old and very modern at the same time.
El Morro and Old Havana are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step off the beaten path and head to Playas de Este and Wifredo Lam Center. There's still lots to do: make a trip to El Malecon, contemplate the long history of Castillo de San Carlos de la Cabana, take in the exciting artwork at National Museum of Fine Arts, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Christopher Columbus Cemetery (Cemetario de Colon).

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Havana custom trip planner.

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Camaguey to Havana in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In December, daytime highs in Havana are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Havana

Historic Sites Museums Beaches
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Old Havana ©
Old Havana
Malecón of Havana ©
Malecón of Havana
Old Square (Plaza Vieja) ©
Old Square (Plaza Vieja)

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