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Santa Maria Beach
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March 12-17, 2022

Let's start by saying YES, Americans can legally travel to Cuba, thanks to legislation enacted by President Barack Obama in 2014 and still recognized by the current administration.  And because of the tremendous number of American visitors to the island, Cuba has stepped up their welcoming efforts providing first class accommodations, myriad dining options and guides who provide an insight into the Pearl of the Caribbean.


Going Places International has traveled to Cuba since 2015 and provides an itinerary you won't find elsewhere.  From a cooking class in a local Cuban restaurant, to Salsa classes with one-on-one instruction, our tours stand out from the rest and enable our guests to experience the REAL Cuba!



  • Legal documentation for Americans traveling to Cuba (traveler must keep for 5 years)

  • Visa processing

  • Meeting and assistance at José Marti airport upon group arrival and departures from Cuba in a private vehicle

  • Guiding, as per program, by licensed English-speaking representative

  • RT airport transfers  (for group arrival and departure)

  • 5 nights accommodations in 5 star hotel

  • Welcome reception hosted by Going Places International

  • Farewell dinner sponsored by Going Places International.

  • All land transportation in classic American air conditioned cars from the 1940s and 1950s with licensed, experienced chauffeurs

  • Accompaniment by U.S. Going Places representative at all activities

  • Entrance fees for all activities included in itinerary

  • Guided city tour in classic cars

  • One-on-one private Salsa classes

  • Partagas cigar factory tour

  • Official rum store

  • Guided tour of Old Havana with English speaking historian

  • Tour of Cuban Revolution Museum

  • Live Cuban jazz at La Zorra y el Cuervo Jazz Club including cocktails

  • Cuban salsa instructional video prior to departure

  • Cuban cooking class OR visit to jazz studio with presentation by music professor from University of Havana 

  • Evening at Fabrica de la Arte Cubano (music venue and museum of modern art) 

  • Visit to Almacenes de San Jose Artist Market for souvenirs, gifts, art and more

  • Visit to a local micro-brewery



  • Daily breakfast

  • 1 lunch

  • 2 dinners



  • RT airfare U.S. - Cuba - U.S.

  • Cuban entry visa

  • Meals not mentioned

  • Beverages during meals

  • Gratuities to guides and drivers

  • Personal extras

  • Travel insurance

Maximum availability: 20 guests

Minimum requirement: 12 guests

NOTE:  If minimum number is not met 60 days prior to departure, all monies paid by registered guests will be refunded without penalty.


Packages from $2,475 per person based on double occupancy. ​ Single occupancy please add $810 to the package price.

​A $500 non-refundable deposit per person is required to reserve space with minimum monthly payments of $500 per person due on the first of each month following payment of deposit.  Total payment due 60 days prior to departure.

You will receive a complete copy of our company's terms and conditions, with reservation documents.

Going Places International can provide you a quote on RT airfare for your consideration.  You are under no obligation to purchase your airfare through us.

Please contact us with any questions  at

Looking forward to sharing this amazing experience with you!

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Friday 3/12

Check into the Five Star Meliá Habana Hotel where luxury abounds.  Enjoy a tour of the city in a 1940s or 1950s Classic American car with chauffeur and visit all the major areas of Havana including the Martin Luther King Jr. & Malcolm X tribute statues. Welcome Reception, then dinner at a private restaurant in Old Havana.  


Saturday 3/13

Start the day with one-on-one Salsa classes from the premier Salsa instructors in the city.  Lunch, then a guided tour of Old Havana and the Partagas Cigar Factory and rum store. A fun evening includes dinner followed by jazz at a hidden, underground jazz venue in Havana including two cocktails. Party at the Titanium Nightclub afterwards.

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Sunday 3/14

Get in another Salsa class today followed by lunch and a free afternoon. Dinner tonight will be at President Obama's favorite dining spot where the lobster is divine!  Go dancing afterwards with your teachers.

Monday 3/15

Today is a day of options.  Like to cook?  You'll enjoy a personalized cooking class and learn recipes to take home.  Or jazz afficionados can enjoy a personal jazz education class with a university professor.  After lunch we will head to the Almacenes de San Jose market for art and souvenirs and the Havana Microbrewery to relax with a cocktail.  

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Tuesday 3/16

Today we'll spend the morning at Santa Maria Beach OR visit the Guanabacoa African Museum for a guided tour.  After lunch we will check out the Revolution Museum...very eye opening!  Our Farewell Dinner, hosted by Going Places International will be held tonight followed by the Tropicana Cabaret Show.

Wednesday 3/17

This morning we will return to the airport for our flight home.  We hope you enjoy the experiences and the people you met and will remember them both long after your leave the island.

Cuba has so much more to offer, perhaps one day you will explore it from end to end.


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PLEASE REMEMBER:  You can choose to skip any planned events and replace with 

activities of your choice whenever you please.  It's totally up to you!

"If you think adventure is dangerouos...try routine.  It's lethal!".

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