8 days in Cuba Itinerary

8 days in Cuba Itinerary

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8 days in Cuba Itinerary

Start: New York City
foot + Fly:  7​h 15​min
1
Havana
— 5 nights
taxi + Fly:  1​h 15​min
2
Cayo Largo
— 2 nights
Fly:  10​h
End: New York City

5
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, museums, beaches, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Malecón of Havana, admire the masterpieces at Museu Nacional de Belas Artes de Cuba, contemplate the long history of El Morro, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Havana.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Havana trip itinerary planner.

New York City, USA to Havana is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also fly. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from New York City in December: high temperatures in Havana hover around 82°F and lows are around 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Cayo Largo.

Things to do in Havana

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Plaza de la Catedral ©
Plaza de la Catedral
Malecón of Havana ©
Malecón of Havana
Old Havana ©
Old Havana

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 9th (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Paraiso and then appreciate the views at Valle de Vinales.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Cayo Largo day trip app .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Havana to Cayo Largo in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Havana in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Cayo Largo, with lows of 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cayo Largo

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Valle de Vinales
Highlights from your plan
Valle de Vinales ©
Valle de Vinales
Playa Paraiso ©
Playa Paraiso
Sirena Beach ©
Sirena Beach

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