Our tour of Havana´s colonial core is far more than a mere brush with exotic culture – it’s a full-on immersive discovery allowing you to not only pay witness to Havana’ s dynamic rhythms & colors, but to dive right in & become part of the canvas.
Like the fiery salsa rhythms that can be heard rippling through its streets, Havana springs to life with vivaciousness & warmth & never stops taking you by surprise. Cuba’s largest city is an urban metropolis – a place of rambling Colonial architecture, endless adventure & unfettered discovery.
Enjoy the city that has morphed its face over five centuries of architectural design, La Habana Vieja (old Havana) is a virtual time machine of methods & techniques!
Price: Starts at 150 USD (up to 6 pax)
Start by having a stroll around the Gran teatro de La Habana( Great Theater) & El Capitolio(Capitol), two of the most iconic buildings of Cuba & jewels of the Cuban architecture.
Walk across the Parque Central( Central Park), stop by the Museo de Bellas Artes( Fine Arts Museum-Universal Collection) & have a Daiquiri at El Floridita, Hemingway’s favorite bar before reaching Calle Obispo(Obispo St), one of Havana’s most lively venues, filled with art galleries, markets, shops & Cuban life!
Enjoy the walk down to Obispo St. &reach Havana’s heart: its four main squares(Plaza Vieja, Plaza de San Francisco de Asis, Plaza de Armas & Plaza de la Catedral) & the mix of mix of historic buildings, museums, galleries, churches & lively streets.
On the way to discover the squares & its surroundings, enjoy a walk along the Avenida del Puerto( Port Avenue) & visit Havana’s largest arts & crafts market overlooking the harbour(Mercado de San Jose) & el Museo del Ron(Rum Museum).
Continue along the Malecon & enjoy some of the most relaxing and panoramic walks, a true gift to the eye.
Finish with a visit to the Museo de la Revolucion( Museum of the Revolucion), former Presidential Palace & Museo de Bellas Artes( Fine Arts Museum-National Collection), one of Cuba’s most extensive art collections.
Walk along Padeo del Prado until we reach the Capitolio , the end point of our tour.
Tour Duration & Level of Difficulty
Our Colonial Havana Walking Tour lasts from 4 to 5 hours.We can be flexible depending on your personal circumstances. Our tours are private!
The level of difficulty is light to moderate.
What is included
-Bilingual private gay guide( English-Spanish speaking).
-Lunch at a local paladar.
-Pick up & drop off location : You will be picked up /dropped off at your accommodation.
-Transportation: Most attractions are withing walking distances. We’ll use taxis when needed.Transportation will not be included if meeting points are not located in the Old Havana area.
What is not included
-Entrance fees to museums & other attractions.
We advise to bring extra cash-50 CUC per pax. This is an estimated fee for museums fees, breakfast, drinks & tips.
Customize your Tour
Our Colonial Havana Walking Tour can be customized to fit in with your special interests. Please email us with your inquiry!