MUSIC WEEKEND IN HAVANA – 4 DAYS

Day 1: Arrival and Concert
Once you arrive at Havana’s airport you will be transferred to your accommodation.
Our guide will be waiting for you in order to have a brief information meeting about this amazing weekend in Havana. Tonight you will attend a Latin Jazz concert at “Jazz Café”, located next to the Malecon (sea boulevard).

 

 

Day 2: Percussion workshop, City Tour and Concert
We will pick you up at your accommodation and take you to the school, where you will have your first music lesson. Today you will learn about the origins and the basic rhythms of Cuban music. You will have your first contact with the Percussion instruments such as congas (tumbadoras in Cuba), timbales, bongos, maracas, güiros, claves, shekere, etc…

After this two hour workshop a classic car will collect you and show the most popular neighbourhoods in Havana: Vedado, Playa, Miramar, Nuevo Vedado, Plaza de la Revolución and finally Old Havana, where the City Tour will begin. You will visit the historic center of Havana. During the tour you will visit the most important places of Old Havana including: plaza de S. Francisco de Asis, plaza de Armas, plaza de la Catedral and plaza Vieja.
The tour will end at a restaurant where you will have lunch.
Tonight we will learn more about Timba (Cuban salsa), as we will attend a music concert at “Casa de la Música de Miramar”.

 

Day 3: Salsa lesson, rum & cigars and “Cañonazo ceremony”
Today it’s time for salsa! Get ready to dance Cuban salsa. We will start from the basic steps and learn the basic movements. After the salsa lesson you will be transferred to a Cuban paladar to taste the best Cuban products. After lunch you will have a Rum and Tobacco degustation.
You will be collected before 9:00pm in order to attend the “Cañonazo Ceremony” held in la Cabaña fort. Tonight’s concert will be about Timba (Cuban salsa) at Casa de la Música de Miramar.

 

Day 4: Return

You will have free time in order to have your last mojitos before taking the flight back home!

 

 

 

Price:

590 USD per person (Double room)
(Single Supplement: 190 USD)

Includes:

  • Transfers to/from the airport
  • Transfers to music venues
  • Accommodation in Double Ensuite room for 3 nights (Private House – breakfast included)
  • Percussion Workshop & Salsa Lesson 
  • City Tour through Old Havana
  • Classic Car tour
  • Two Lunches
  • Tobacco & Rum degustation
  • “Cañonazo Ceremony”
  • Entrance to 3 Concerts

Does not Include:

  • Flights
  • Medical Insurance
  • Visa (you can order it from here)
  • Lunches not specified

Customize your trip:

Phone: +53 7 878 15 86
Paradero #124 (Ayestarán e/ Boyeros y Santa Ana)
La Habana, Cuba