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The Soul of Cuba

A Journey of Discovery & Connection

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The Soul of Cuba

Luxury Group Travel | 8 Days | Limited to 12 Guests
  • Immerse yourself in Cuban culture: sing, dance, and share stories over meals with renowned artists and celebrated chefs, traditional farmers, and artisans
  • Uncover Cuba’s artistic soul, from evocative murals splashed across crumbling facades to the care with which artists preserve traditional styles
  • Indulge in innovative Cuban cuisine at its authentically Cuban paladares—semi-private restaurants opened inside locals’ homes
  • Wander the charming cobblestone streets of Trinidad, experience the tropical splendor of Cienfuegos, and join the spirited revelry of Havana
  • Experience Cuba’s warm hospitality in two of its most charming and intimate boutique properties in Havana and Trinidad

It’s a fascinating time to discover Cuba, unburdened by the crowds of the past decade. Here, entrepreneurs thrive, artisans breathe new life into age-old crafts, and the streets pulse with the energy of Cuban musicians, dancers, and artists.

From the iconic streets of Havana to the UNESCO-listed towns of Cienfuegos and Trinidad, experience intimate encounters with locals inside their vibrant workshops, bustling kitchens, and private clubs. Join a musical voyage led by a renowned Cuban artist, feel the rhythm of salsa during a private dance lesson, and venture off the beaten path to an organic farm for a farm-to-table lunch with sweeping views.

Each moment of this trip draws you deeper into the soul of Cuba and will leave you uniquely connected to this unforgettable island nation.

Trip Overview

"This journey through the soul of Cuba offers an immersive and technicolor experience, allowing guests to engage in personal one-on-one interactions with artists, politicians, musicians, and locals, gaining hands-on insights into the vibrant way of life through truly embracing the island's rich culture."


Arrive in Havana and delve into its fascinating spaces, from the history of Revolution Square to the liveliness of a cocktail-making demo inside a local artist's studio.  


Explore Havana Vieja (old Havana), connecting with a number of its passionate entrepreneurs  Immerse yourself in Havana’s artistic traditions inside its off-the-radar studios and galleries  Witness fiery Cuban dance styles at a private performance of son, cha cha cha, rumba, and salsa.


Gain insight into Cuban-American relations alongside a former diplomat  Join a spirited game of dominoes in a private locals’ club, then savor the flavors of a farm-to-table lunch at an organic farm  Feel the beat of Cuban rhythms at an after-school youth music program and later, listen to a private performance from a renowned musician.

4 – 5

Journey to Cuba’s southern coast, traversing lush countryside to reach UNESCO-listed Cienfuegos  Continue to the charming coastal town of Trinidad and spend two days exploring the area’s tranquil, creative, and historic realms.

6 – 7

En route back to Havana, explore the quaint fishing village of Cojimar, visiting Hemingway’s former home and indulging in a rum and cigar pairing  In Havana, guided by a charismatic local, gather ingredients for one of Havana’s most popular and successful paladares (semi-private restaurants)  Before saying goodbye to Havana, cruise the city in a classic car.


Depart for home. 



Our trip leaders and guides have been taking people through Cuba for years. They understand the nuances of the place, are practiced at getting our guests into restaurants and other spots when other people can't, and are comfortable making on-the-fly adjustments as the country changes.

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Dates & Prices


01/19/25 – 01/26/25  

02/23/25 – 03/02/25  

11/14/25 – 11/21/25  


Group Trip: From $6,390 per person

based on double occupancy


If you're looking to customize an itinerary for your private group, see our Cuba Insider page for more inspiration. 


  • Expertise of GeoEx’s travel specialists
  • Services of GeoEx’s in-house air reservations team
  • All accommodations
  • All ground transportation and airport transfers
  • Sightseeing, events, visits, and entrance fees
  • Most meals
  • Bottled water at included meals and while sightseeing
  • Services of a GeoEx trip leader, local guides, drivers, and other staff
  • Some gratuities
  • Emergency evacuation services and secondary medical expense insurance

A Journey Built Just For You

Take customization to the next level on a journey fully tailored to you. GeoEx's destination specialists will gladly tailor this existing itinerary—or build one completely from scratch—to suit your style, interests, and time frame. Contact us to see what's possible.

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