ITINERARY - Tuesday, December 8, 2009
Bus departs from Hotel Lobby
Bus stops at Bacunayagua Bridge lookout for commentary and a photo opportunity. (Duration
of stop – 20 minutes)
10:30 Bus stops at the Historical Military Park – Morro-Cabana.
Commentary and a photo opportunity. (Duration of stop – 30 minutes)
11:00 Bus departs for the
Museum of the Revolution (formerly the Presidential Palace) Commentary while viewing the museum from the outside and
the famous boat "Granma" and other military equipment on display. (Duration of stop – 30 minutes)
Bus departs and drives westward along the Malecon through some historical areas on the way to Restaurant El Aljibe.www.cuba-restaurants-guide.com/restaurants/havana/el_aljibe.htm
12:15 Lunch - Menu – Roasted Chicken – "El Aljibe style" - served with chicken
sauce, black beans, white rice, fried potatoes and plantain and mixed
salad. Dessert and coffee. One local beverage
– beer, soft drink or glass of wine is included. (Duration of stop – 1 hour 15 minutes)
Bus departs and drives to the Colon Cemetary and then on to the Revolution Square to arrive at Revolution Square around 14:00.
Commentary and photo opportunity (Duration of stop at Revolution Square – 20 minutes)
departs for a non-stop tour of the University of Havana, the Capitol Building area and the area of Old Havana. The bus will
stop in the old area of Havana so that the passengers will have an opportunity to view Cathedral Square, the Arms Square,
the Plaza Vieja, etc. Passengers may wish to visit the extensive craft market in the area. (Duration of stop – 2 hours
17:15 Bus departs from Havana for Varadero.
19:30 (or earlier)Bus
arrives at the Mélia Las Americas Hotel.
Cost per person (Based upon 10 people on a private
bus) $119 CAD.