Bienvenido a Cuba! A complimentary transfer is included with your Journey. Today you can experience a city that has morphed its face over five centuries of architectural design. La Habana Vieja (old Havana) is a virtual time machine of methods and techniques. (There will be a group meeting at 7pm this evening, and be ready for the legendary Buena Vista Social Club and take the chance to taste the start of your journey with a mojito)
Ah, the nightlife in Havana ... it's legendary. There's just magic in the night. Something about the trade winds, the people, the sights, the smells, the sounds, ... it all makes for a truly unique place and experience. The Cubans, irregardless of their economic conditions, have never lost their passion for partying. We promise you, if you haven't danced the Salsa under a Habana moon, you haven't lived ...
Havana, an exciting city that has been witness to the passing of time, a city that has gone through convulsive transitions: first, capital of the Spanish Crown´s most precious colony in the Caribbean; afterwards, under Washington´s tutelage, favourite destination of the American Mafia and paradise full of casinos, hotels, exotic drinks and beautiful women; and finally, Latin American Socialism´s stronghold after Fidel Castro´s rise to power in 1959.
Welcome to Mérida, after short flight arrive in the afternoon. You will like this town, for real. Despite the mosquitoes and intense heat, everything else is awesome. There is a vitality of life here that is truly exceptional. This city of about a million people shuts down major thoroughfares on a weekly basis for free street festivals, concerts, dancing, interactive shows, vendors, pedestrianism, and biking.
A Mayan in Merida highly recommended the cenotes outside the village of Cuzama. In the town of Homun where you will visit a completely underground cenote which you will access by what is probably the best stairway in a cenote in all of Yucatan. Then, off to the village of Chunkanan where you will board horse-drawn railway carts that take you into the underbrush and to one of the original cenotes featured on the now-defunct three cenotes tour.There will be plenty of time for swimming and enjoying these natural wonders with their crystal clear blue water.
Travel among flamingos ! Lose yourself amongst the wildlife by climbing on board a boat and enjoying the spectacular flight of thousands of birds that live in the calm waters of the mangrove and along the soft beaches.
This morning we take comfortable coach bus to Chichen Itza. At Chichen Itza, your guide will give you a thorough tour of 1.5 hours and cover all the highlights. In addition, you will have an extra hour to discover one of the offical 7 New Wonders of the World on your own.
Travel towards the beautiful, vacation paradise Cancun. After 3 hours this afternoon of the journey, kick back with tequila and watch the magnificent sunset.
Cancun is known mainly for powdery white sand beaches, azure waters, some nightlife and a laid back vibe. You're going to love this paradise… everyone does,there are so many things to do. Relax and swim in the Caribbean Sea, snorkelling among the mangroves. Visit fascinating Mayan archaeological site of Tulúm. Buy souvenirs in famous 5th avenue that runs through town and is lined with shops. Feast on seafood in restaurants, bars with palm trees and twinkly lights. Make sure your vacation in Cancun is filled with amazing memories for long.