7 days in Cuba Itinerary

7 days in Cuba Itinerary

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7 days in Cuba Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  6 h 45 min
1
Varadero
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
2
Havana
— 3 nights
Taxi + Fly:  1 h 15 min
3
Cayo Largo
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
End: Toronto

1
night
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.
To find where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Varadero visit planner.

Toronto, Canada to Varadero is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Toronto in August, things will get a bit warmer in Varadero: highs are around 38°C and lows about 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can drive to Havana.

Things to do in Varadero

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Cayos Blancos
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Varadero Beach ©
Varadero Beach
Cayos Blancos ©
Cayos Blancos
Parque Central ©
Parque Central

3
nights
Havana

Havana ©
Cuba's capital and major commercial center, Havana manages to be very old and very modern at the same time.
Escape the urban bustle at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Santa Maria del Mar. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Malecón of Havana, take a stroll through Callejon de Hamel, take an in-depth tour of Museum of the Revolution (Museo de la Revolucion), and contemplate the long history of Old Square (Plaza Vieja).

Start your trip to Havana by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can drive from Varadero to Havana in 2 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or do a combination of taxi and train. In August, daily temperatures in Havana can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel to Cayo Largo.

Things to do in Havana

Outdoors Historic Sites Wildlife
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Plaza de la Catedral ©
Plaza de la Catedral
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Santa Maria del Mar ©
Santa Maria del Mar

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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Sirena Beach and then stroll through Playa Paraiso. On the next day, find something for the whole family at Palenque de los Cimarrones, then admire the verdant scenery at Valle de Vinales, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia del Sagrado Corazon de Jesus.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Cayo Largo online visit planner .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Havana to Cayo Largo in 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cayo Largo

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

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

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