8 days in Varadero & Havana Itinerary

8 days in Varadero & Havana Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Varadero
— 2 nights
2
Havana
— 5 nights

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.
Keep things going the next day: head outdoors with Parque de la Libertad, see the interesting displays at Pharmaceutical Museum, thenexplore the fascinating underground world of Cueva de Saturno, thenkick back and relax at Varadero Beach, and finally examine the collection at House of Rum.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Varadero trip planner.

Toronto, Canada to Varadero is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. In November, Varadero is warmer than Toronto - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Havana.

Things to do in Varadero

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

Matanzas
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Varadero Beach ©
Varadero Beach
Cueva de Saturno ©
Cueva de Saturno
Pharmaceutical Museum ©
Pharmaceutical Museum

5
nights
Havana

Havana ©
Cuba's capital and major commercial center, Havana manages to be very old and very modern at the same time.
Get a sense of the local culture at Malecón of Havana and Museu Nacional de Belas Artes de Cuba. Your inner history buff will appreciate Old Havana and Castillo de la Real Fuerza. Venture out of the city with trips to Cayo Largo (Playa Paraiso & Sirena Beach). There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of Museum of the Revolution (Museo de la Revolucion), contemplate the long history of Fortaleza de San Carlos de la Cabana, make a trip to Revolution Plaza Havana, and examine the collection at Museo de las Telecomunicaciones de la Habana "ETECSA".

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Havana trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Varadero to Havana takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of taxi and train. In November in Havana, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Havana

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Cayo Largo
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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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