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!
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.
Starts at 100 CUC per person/5 hours
What is included
Guide and transportation
Customize your Tour
Our Colonial Havana Walking Experience can be customized to fit in with your special interests. Please email us with your inquiry!