VIP Music Tour of Havana, Cuba

The music lovers tour – 6 days / 5 nights


The VIP tour features the most personalized and detailed exploration of the music in Havana, Cuba. You will experience authentic Cuban music styles like Afro-Cuban Rumba, Bolero, Guaguanco, Son, Cha Cha Cha, Songo and much more. 

The days are filled with music and art culture and each evening will feature the best live Cuban music performances available. The very first evening will include dinner and a live show with members of the Buena Vista Social Club. Another evening will feature live Latin Jazz at La Zorra y El Cuervo, a very popular music club in the Vedado region of La Habana.

We will take you on a journey through the history of Cuban music and introduce you to some of the best musicians around Cuba. You will have a professionally detailed itinerary. Don’t worry, you will also have free time to explore and eat dinner with your friends or family.

WHAT’S INCLUDED?

Your tour includes the following:

  • Casa Particular/Villa
  • Bilingual musician tour guide from the U.S.
  • People to people interactions
  • Detailed Itinerary
  • Breakfast everyday
  • Dinner every night except for one night at your leisure
  • Lunch/brunch on the first day
  • Entry and reservation into each scheduled event, museum, etc
  • Dance lessons.
  • Airport transport to and from José Martí international airport 
  • Transportation to all scheduled events.
  • Flight concierge (flights are not included, but we help you book the best one).
  • Restaurant reservations and recommendations.
  • O.F.A.C. General Travel License (U.S. Citizens)

Cuban Visas are to be purchased at your last airport before departing to Cuba. They are typically around $50-100. If you were born in Cuba, please contact us as you may have different Cuban visa requirements.

TOUR DATES & PRICES

UPCOMING DATES:

  • November 19th – 24th, 2019 (25% OFF – Use Promo Code “25OFF” at Checkout)

Casa Particular/Villa: $2,295 per person

5-Star Hotel (Double room): $3,595 per person

5-Star Hotel (Suite): $4,835 per person

  • December 26th – 31st, 2019 (20% OFF – Use Promo Code “20OFF” at Checkout)

Casa Particular/Villa: $2,595 per person

5-Star Hotel (Double room): $3,795 per person

5-Star Hotel (Suite): $4,935 per person

  • *December 31st, 2019 – January 1st, 2020: *Optional New Years rooftop party package: Includes private Havana rooftop VIP entry, open bar, live band and DJ, an extra night in your Hotel or Casa, transportation to and from party and to the airport the next day.

Casa Particular/Villa: $750 per person

5-Star Hotel (Double room): 1,035 per person

5-Star Hotel (Suite): $1,433 per person

  • January 28th-February 2nd, 2020

Casa Particular/Villa: $2,595 per person

5-Star Hotel (Double room): $3,795 per person

5-Star Hotel (Suite): $4,935 per person

  • March 3rd-8th, 2020

Casa Particular/Villa: $2,595 per person

5-Star Hotel (Double room): $3,795 per person

5-Star Hotel (Suite): $4,935 per person

  • April 21st-26th, 2020

Casa Particular/Villa: $2,495 per person

5-Star Hotel (Double room): $3,695 per person

5-Star Hotel (Suite): $4,835 per person

*Prices are per person based on one private room and bathroom. If you are a solo traveler we would love to have you! We do not have any single supplements fees.

Prices vary for different tours and accommodations styles such as Casa Particulares, Villa, Hotels, Suites, etc. We have plenty of individuals and couples that travel with us and everyone has a blast. If you have any special requests please let us know. We will work with you to make sure you have the perfect space and feel comfortable during your stay.

If our dates do not work for you, keep in mind that we also do personalized tours with custom dates and group sizes. More info here.

SAMPLE ITINERARY

Day 1 

  • Arrival and Transportation to your Casa or Hotel. Including a quick tour around Havana.
  • Lunch and Afternoon Exploration
  • Welcoming Dinner and Festival including performances by members of Buena Vista Social Club and the Afro-Cuban All Stars. (Entry/dinner included in the package)

Day 2

  • Breakfast then head to Playas de Este in eastern Havana. Meet your local tour guide along the way.
  • Lunch with live Cuban music
  • Dinner at our leisure
  • Late night Afro Cuban Jazz Night featuring local group, “Interactivo”

Day 3

  • Lunch with live Cuban music.
  • Meet the group at Malecón for sunset.
  • Latin Jazz Session – Famous music clubs like “La Zorra y El Cuervo”

Day 4

  • Dance and music lessons after breakfast
  • After lunch, you will have some free time to explore Havana at your leisure.
  • Listen to a different form of traditional music at places like “Fabrica de Arte Cubano.”
  • Late night music at a famous club around Cuba (based on different tour dates). Some tours include private performances in the Casa. Email us for more information.

Day 5

  • Agricultural exploration in Viñales Valley, Cuba.
  • Experience Cuban cigar farms and the way of life in the country.
  • Lunch included in Viñales.
  • Back to Havana for dinner at your leisure. Your tour leader can assist you with recommendations and reservations.
  • Late night music at a famous music club, if you so desire.

Day 6

  • Breakfast and Flight Home (You won’t want to leave, but you can always come back)

(All breakfast and lunches are included. The first welcome dinner is also included in your tour package.)

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

  • Watch members of the modern-day Buena Vista Social Club perform live.
  • Dine at the best Paladares around Cuba. (Private restaurants)
  • Included dance lessons.
  • Bilingual musician tour guides from the U.S.
  • Primary reservations and entry into each event.
  • Real interactions with the Cuban people and professional musicians.

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