Shankara & Tatonya - Co-Owners

Xceptional Travel Destinations Travel Club (XTD Travel Club)

Hello Havanna 2022

Jul 14, 2022 to Jul 18, 2022
Cuba

XCEPTIONAL TRAVEL DESTINATIONS TRAVEL CLUB

JULY 14 - 18, 2022


Cuba the largest Island in the Caribbean awaits you!.  Prepare for a rich cultural experience steeped in history and beauty.  Your vacation will be one that will have you reminiscing for years to come!

All-Inclusive (except Air) – meals, excursions, transportation (including transfers to and from the airport) all included in their price.  

Accommodations:    Private Residence in one of the most sought after areas of Havanna.

What's Included in Your Tour Package:

  • The following items are Included in your quote:
  • Welcome luncheon
  • Daily continental breakfast in the home (eggs, fruit, toast, juice, and coffee)
  • Daily dinner at reserved restaurants
  • Accommodations for 5 days, 4 nights at Private Luxury Residence
  • Transportation to and from airport
  • Transportation to and from the Varadero Beach (2 hours )
  • Transportation to and from Cigar Farm (90 miles)
  • Transportation to and from all scheduled activities
  • Local Cuban tour guide for one day
  • XTD Swag Bag
  • Photography session (10-20 CUC)
  • XTD Bi-Lingual On-Site Tour Guide
  • XTD Webinar – What you can expect When You Arrive in Cuba?  - hosted by the XTD Travel Ambassador who will be onsite with you for your trip. 

 

 The following item are NOT included in your Tour Package:

 

  • Airfare
  • Travel Insurance – which is HIGHLY RECOMMENDED BY XTD Travel Club
  • Any meals not specifically specified above
  • The cost of passports or visa which are both required to enter Cuba
  • Any other items that are not expressly listed above under “what is included in your quote”
  • Gratuities:  Tipping is strongly encouraged for wait staff, housecleaners, and drivers; average is 10%

 

Additional Activities available (CUC is the Cuban currency) – The cost of these activities is NOT included in your quote price and would be additional should you elect to partake in any of them.

 

  • Salsa lesson (10 CUC)- personal dance instructor
  • Historic nightly cannonball event (7 CUC)
  • Cave- swimming (5 CUC)
  • Craft markets (artwork, souvenirs)
  • Bar hop in Old Havana- free admission and live music
  • Jazz live entertainment (10 CUC admission includes 2 free drinks)
  • Several delicious and famous restaurants (Average 5-35 CUC)
  • Nightclubs (3-5 CUC)
  • Outdoor venues with live entertainment (3-7 CUC)

 

Itinerary*

Dia 1  Jueves- Thursday

12-2:00 pm    Airport pick up 

Luncheon- Restaurant near airport

Settle into the home 

7:00 pm -      Dinner

8:00 pm -      Visit to historic landmark- El Cannorizo  

                    (optional)

10:00 pm -    Optional evening activity

 

Dia 2   Viernes- Friday

8:00 – 8:45 am  Breakfast

10:00 am          Tour guide

                        Pictures with cars at the Plaza de la Revolución 

1:00 pm -          Lunch in town

                        Walking Tour of Old Habana

                        Optional tour- Habana Club Rum    

                        Museum/Factory

                        Visit- large flea market El Mercado de Don Francisco

5:00 pm-           Home

7:00 pm -          Dinner

10:00 pm -        Optional Jazz club

 

Dia 3  Sabado- Saturday

8:00 – 8:45 am    Breakfast

9:00 am-             Drive to Varadero- 2 hours away

                          Rest stop for souvenirs, snack, and restrooms

10:30am             Stop at Cave- explore and swim 

12:00pm             Arrive at beach stay for approximately 4 

                          hours

                          Lunch on the beach

4:00pm               Leave Varadero

6:00 pm-             Arrive back in Havana

8:00 pm-             Dinner

 

Dia 4  Domingo- Sunday

8:00 – 8:45 am    Breakfast

9:00 am-              Drive to Vinales- 1.5 hours away

                           Tour of tobacco farm and cigar rolling,

                           honey and rum       

                           making

                           Horseback riding optional

                           Boat ride through cave

2:00 pm               Lunch at farm to table restaurant

                           (optional)

5:00 pm               Salsa lesson- (optional)

8:00 pm               Dinner

                                 

Dia 5  Lunes-   Monday

7:00 am-11:00am  Breakfast is available

                            Return to airport

 

Additional Important Travel Quote Details:

 All trip installment payments will paid in equal installment amounts and will be automatically debited monthly from guest(s) bank account via PayPal.  Thus, an automatic debit authorization for the monthly installment payments must be approved by each guest.

  • XTD does NOT ISSUE REFUNDS .  For this reason, XTD Travel Club HIGHLY RECOMMENDS that guest procure travel insurance  via our complementary travel insurance portal on our website HERE
  • A passport is required to travel to Cuba. Please visit the link on our website for all the information you need to procure your passport and other important travel information.  if you do not currently have a passport or your passport has expired, please note that the current processing time for passports is 10 to 12 wks.   Expedited passport processing time is currently running 4 to 6 wks.  For more information on passports go HERE.
  • A Visa is also required to travel to Cuba (cost: approx.. $50 USD) – and XTD Travel Club will provide the details on this once the booking has been secured with your deposit.
  • Once your deposit and signed quote has been received, XTD travel Club will setup your group which includes your own group Xceptional Travel email address. You will also be required to:
  • Complete all XTD Forms – You will be provided with a link to use to complete the online forms.
  • Authorize XTD Travel Club to setup your automatic monthly payment debit authorization via PayPal.  Note: You can opt to pay your trip in full at the time of booking.  If this is done, no automatic payment authorization is required.
  • Current currency conversion rate is  $1 USD to $1 CUC dollar** - Currency conversion rates fluctuate and are subject to change.  As such the conversion rate listed was as of  March 7, 2021.

 

 XTD Travel Club holds accreditations with the following travel industry accrediting organizations. Obtained only after meeting rigorous accreditation criteria by the respective accrediting travel industry organizations:

  • TRUE
  • CLIA
  • We are also Certified Jamaica Specialist through the Jamaica Board of Tourism

 

For More information about XTD Travel Club, please go HERE.

For the latest information on COVID-19, please go HERE.

For a great list of travel related resources, please go HERE.


Available Packages

XTD Hola Cultural Educational Tour Deposit Payment
Available until May 1, 2022

$1,695.00
Deposit: $200.00

Payment of DEPOSIT for XTD Hello Cultural Educational Tour