The Real Deal Vacation package to Cuba includes one night at the Crowne Plaza Miami Airport; airfare from Miami to Havana on an official U.S. Government-licensed charter service; five nights at the Hotel Nacional de Cuba in Havana; two nights at Las Brisas Del Mar in Santa Clara; all transfers and transportation within the country; 20 meals including seven breakfasts, seven lunches, and six dinners; an extensive educational exchange program including entrance fees and the services of English-speaking guides throughout; and mandatory health insurance while in Cuba; from $2,999 per person including hotel and air taxes and fees.
When Jun. 4, Sept. 17, 28, Oct. 1, 8, 2013 ($2,999); add $200 for Jun. 25, Jul. 20, Aug. 6, 13, 20, 2013.
Gateways Miami ($2,999).
The Fine Print Air taxes and fees are included in the package price, as is the Cuba visa fee. The package also includes a letter of authorization and license from the U.S. Treasury Department. A $30 Cuba Departure Tax is not included and is to be paid locally. Read these guidelines before you book any Real Deal.
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Why It's a Deal Don't miss this rare opportunity to visit Havana and a number of other Cuban cities, thanks to new People-to-People initiatives between the U.S. and Cuba. This travel package offers a full itinerary of educational, historical, and cultural activities, and includes one night in Miami, seven nights in two Cuban cities, all transfers, transportation, and mandatory health insurance within the country, an extensive educational exchange program, most meals, guided tours, and all the licensing, visas, and paperwork needed for a legal visit.
More A separate Cuba tour is available through Friendly Planet Travel, highlighting Havana, Alamar, Cojimar, and Las Terrazas for from $2,299 per person for five nights including airfare, transfers, most meals, and similar educational activities.
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