Havana Extramuros (beyond its walls)
Price (2014): Adult: 67 CUC / Child 51 CUC
This a perfect ecxursion for people who already visited the capital city and want to explore the other faces of Havana.
The program includes: A visit to the mirador (look-out) of the statue of Jesus Christ of Havana boasting views of the city and its harbour. A walking tour including sights such as: the Fine Art Museum, the Bacardi Building, the Sloppy Joes Bar, the Paseo Promenade, the Parque Central and the Capitol Building. A complimentary welcome cocktail at the rooftop swiming pool of Hotel Saratoga where you can enjoy impressive views of Old Havana (a.k.a. Havana Vieja or Havana Colonial). A visit by bus to the Miramar district. Lunch at the famous Tocororo Restaurant. A visit to the Cristobal Columbus Cemetary. A sightseeing tour of modern Havana including a stop at John Lennon's Park. A tour of the historic and legendary Hotel Nacional and its Hall-of-Fame. Free time in the popular street La Rampa.
Inclusions: Tour guide, transportation in air-conditioned bus, lunch with one drink.
Frequency: Once a week, usually on Friday
Departure: 8:00 am (may vary depending on hotel and tour operator)
Return: 6:00 pm (may vary depending on hotel and tour operator)
Suggestions on what to wear and bring:
• Comfortable shoes and wear
• Bottled water
• Cash in small denominations for souvenirs, drinks and tips