Start your exploration of this wonderful country in Havana, the heartbeat of the forbidden country. Since its foundation in 1519, Havana has had a rich history of piracy, colonialism and mobster rule. It survived two independence war, a revolution and the continuing US trade embargo. Despite the difficulties its people are the kindest, most friendly people in the world. Maybe it’s the survivalist spirit of its people, the decaying grandeur of its majestic buildings or the salsa energy that gives this feeling that just make you fall in love with it. Whatever you do, make sure you arrive with an open mind and immerse yourself in the experience this city has to offer.
Today we will begin with the Old Havana Walking Tour. We will wonder the historical, cobble stone streets of this wonderful city on foot, sharing with you it's history from foundation to today. You can find out everything from when things were built, to why cannons are facing into the ground along the way, to the local story of the Gentleman of Paris and more.
This part of your Havana discovery will take around 3 hours. After which will have time to break for lunch in one of the finest in Havana, with an inspiring story!
After lunch, it is time to hop into your classic car to cruise around Havana and enjoy some more iconic spots, such as the Capitolio, the Theatre, Revolucion square, and the Malecon of course before heading over to the other side of the bay to get a whole new perspective of this magnificent city.
We will end the day at the Floridita, where you may wish to enjoy a beverage and take a happy snap with Hemingway.