Capturing Cuba with Dan Tom

November 16-23, 2018

 

$2,695 - ($1,000 deposit to reserve)

An 8-day journey through Havana, Trinidad, and Viñales, Cuba

Coast to Costa has teamed up with photographer, Dan Tom, to bring you a photography focused trip through the island of Cuba.  He'll be leading three photography specific excursions throughout diverse areas of the city. This trip has been curated for the travel loving, photography junky. We'll be bringing you on an eye-opening, insider cultural tour of the long prohibited country with some added adventures along the way! We'll visit the bustling capital of Havana, the well-preserved colonial town of Trinidad and the lush tobacco region of Viñales, all the while being led around to the raddest art, music and architecture with some of our Cuban friends! 

Price Includes:

  • Travel Visas and insurance (required to visit the country)   

  • Seven nights in our charming Cuban bed and breakfasts in Havana and Trinidad

  • Daily breakfast

  • Welcome and farewell lunch/dinner

  • Three photography walks led by Dan Tom (Sunset on the malecon, city/architecture, & nature excursion)

  • Locally guided architecture tours

  • Havana and Trinidad city tours

  • Day trip to tobacco farm tour and cigar rolling lesson

  • Organic farm visit in Viñales

  • Personal translator and driver

  • An authentic look into the lives and culture of Cuba

*All rooms are double occupancy unless single occupancy is requested at an additional fee

Price does not include: 

  • Flights (choose the flight add-on at checkout and we'll handle the booking madness) 
  • Most lunches and dinner or alcoholic beverages (typically $10-20 per meal including drinks)
  • Tips for our on the ground team

 


What we do! 

 

Horseback through tobacco fields

We'll spend the day visiting a farm in Viñales where we'll have the best farm-to-table lunch and feel like a real cowboy as you ride horseback through the farm after a cigar making lesson

 
 

Walking city photo tours

Explore the fascinating history of both Havana and Trinidad, personified through the beautiful architecture guided by photographer Dan Tom

 

Photo by Gabriel Flores

 

Explore

Spend your free time wandering the Malecon of Havana, taking in museums or sipping at some of Hemingway's favorite haunts. We offer plenty of time for you to break off and make your Cuban experience your own. 

 

People and culture

In Trinidad we'll meet generations of pottery makers while in Havana we'll peruse the vibrant Cuban art scene and in Viñales we'll meet the farmers who feed the valley. We'll meet and interact with the people who make Cuba so special.  

 

 
 
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Sleepy yet?

We'll be staying at the cutest dang homestays in Cuba. Enjoy your morning coffee right in this patio! 


 

You want more, huh?

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