Havana can be a difficult city to plan an itinerary for, because on paper there actually isn't much to do! But to enjoy Havana you have to be interested in their culture, and happy to just sit back in bars and cafes and soak up the culture and enjoy the craziness that is Havana. The locals are very friendly and will be more than happy to talk to you. This certainly wont be an action packed city adventure, but we guarantee it will be one of the most cultural experiences of your life!
One of the most popular things to do in Havana is go on a Classic American Car Tour. This is a great thing to do on your first day to get your bearings and your driver will give you some history of Havana. Head to Park Central across the way from the Capital Building and you’ll see the cars lined up. Spend the afternoon exploring Havana Old Town, soak up the culture, heading towards Plaza Vieja for your evening meal.
The Plaza is 31st largest city square in the world, measuring 72,000 square meters. The square is notable as being where many political rallies take place and Fidel Castro and other political figures address Cubans.
Havana Cathedral is one of eleven Roman Catholic cathedrals on the island of Cuba.
The Old Square (Spanish: Plaza Vieja) is a plaza located in Old Havana, Cuba. The plaza and its surroundings are also one of the seven consejos populares (wards) of the municipality of Old Havana.
Grab a bus leaving from Park Central, and head to the beach for the day and chill out under the palm trees on this tropical beach.
Santa María del Mar is one of 5 major beaches in Cuba and is located about one hour east of Havana.