8 days in Cuba Itinerary

8 days in Cuba Itinerary

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8 days in Cuba Itinerary

Start: Lisbon
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  16 h 45 min
1
Varadero
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Havana
— 4 nights
Fly:  14 h 30 min
End: Lisbon

2
nights
Varadero

Varadero ©
One of the largest resort towns in the Caribbean, Varadero boasts a 20 km (12 mi) long stretch of sand, lined with hotels and all-inclusive resorts.
On the 9th (Mon), stroll through Josone Park, then meet the residents at Delfinario, and then kick back and relax at Varadero Beach.

For photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Varadero online itinerary creator.

Lisbon, Portugal to Varadero is an approximately 17-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Lisbon to Varadero. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Lisbon in October, with highs in Varadero at 34°C and lows at 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Havana.

Things to do in Varadero

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Varadero Beach ©
Varadero Beach
Josone Park ©
Josone Park
Delfinario ©
Delfinario

4
nights
Havana

Havana ©
Cuba's capital and major commercial center, Havana manages to be very old and very modern at the same time.
Havana is known for historic sites, sightseeing, museums, nightlife, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of El Malecon, don't miss a visit to Old Havana, stroll the grounds of Christopher Columbus Cemetery (Cemetario de Colon), and contemplate the long history of El Morro.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Havana custom trip planner.

Drive from Varadero to Havana in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. October in Havana sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Havana

Historic Sites Museums Beaches
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Plaza de la Catedral ©
Plaza de la Catedral
Malecón of Havana ©
Malecón of Havana
Old Havana ©
Old Havana

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