Two Colonial Cities / Dos Ciudades Coloniales
Prices (2016, in CUC): Adult 73 / Child 55
Frequency: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Departure time (1st hotel): 7:30 am
Return time: 7:00 pm
Inclusions: Tour guide, transportation in air-conditioned bus, lunch.
This full-day tour will brings you to two beautiful colonial cities of the south-central part of Cuba, Sancti Spiritus and Trindad.
Departure around 7:30 am for the bus ride to Sancti Spiritus through the beautiful Cuban countryside. Welcome cocktail and city tour of Sancti Spiritus, the 4th town founded by Spanish colonizers in the early XVI century. Transfer to Trinidad. Visit to “Casa del Alfarero” (pottery house) to observe the ceramic manufacturing process.
Lunch. Tour of the picturesque colonial city of Trinidad. Enjoy wandering through the cobbled streets of Old Trinidad (declared a World Heritage site by UNESCO), admire its old squares (like the Plaza Mayor) and colorful colonial buildings, and visit a local museum. Free time to further explore the old city and do some shopping at the handicraft market. Back to your hotel around 7 pm.
Suggestions on what to wear and bring:
Comfortable shoes and wear, sunglasses, hat, sunscreen, bottled water, camera, cash in small denominations for souvenirs, drinks and tips.
The farthest city visited during this tour, Trinidad, is about 200 km (124 mi) from the Cayos of Villa Clara.
*Program sequence might change
Lily & Normand