Santiago de Cuba Excursion

Santiago de Cuba melting pot of different cultures and city of music where the Cuban Son was born.

Private transfer with local tour guide to El Cobre in the mountains of the Sierra Maestra and visit of the basilica with the Cuban Saint Virgen de la Caridad. 

Visit the legendary Casa de la Trova or the Casa de los Abuelos and listen and dance to traditional live music.

Explore the historic center by foot including the most important sightseeing points: Parque Cespedes, Casa Velazquez*, Museum of Carnaval, Calle Heredia and Plaza Dolores.

Visit of the cemetery Santa Ifigenia with the graves of the Bacardí Dynasty and national hero José Martí. Followed by a panoramic tour passing the Revolution Square and the Moncada Barracks, which were attacked by Fidel Castro and his men in 1953.

Later by ferry crossing Santiago Bay to the island of Cayo Granma, where you will have lunch by the sea.

​Later visit the fortress El Morro – UNESCO World heritage with breathtaking panoramic views over the bay.