Walking through the histories of Havana!
To walk through Havana Vieja is to enter into a time machine: to return to the epoch of centuries past, walking among colonial architecture that is mixed simultaneously with the daily life of contemporary Havana.
We will enter into the historical, social and cultural life of this space, where we will encounter a fascinating mix of the old, the new and the future. In this space we find numerous beautiful plazas, each circled by architectural jewels of the colonial period. We will wind our way through the old city, from narrow streets to grand plazas, visiting many of my favorite places which give the neighborhood its deep and distinctive character. Amidst all of these historical sights, we will stop at my favorite brewery for drinks, and when we get hungry we can choose among many options for lunch.
I look forward to sharing my neighborhood with you!
Itinerary: Our itinerary is flexible. It includes but is not limited to:
• The capitol building
• The Museum of the Revolution
• Plaza of the Cathedral
• Castillo de la Fuerza
• Plaza de Armas
• El Templete
• Museo de la Ciudad
• Plaza San Francisco
• Plaza Vieja
• Museo del Tabaco
• Museum of Rum
• Convent of San Francisco de Assisi
• Gran Teatro de la Habana
• Bodegita del medio (a bar)
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: I can pick you up from where you are staying upon request or we can arrange a meeting location convenient for you.
End location: I will drop you off wherever is convenience for you at the end of the tour.
Duration: 6 hours
Time is completely flexible. If you decide to have a long lunch or drink during your tour you can continue after extending the duration without any extra charge.
This is a walking tour.
All American Car or Collective Taxis can be arranged upon request.
-My services as your personal guide during the walking tour.
-Due to OFAC sanctions against my country, 100% of the tour cost is payable in cash to me at the start of the tour. This payment should be made in local currency (CUC).The amount in CUC is 15% less than of the amount published in US Dollars, which is the same for me but more convenient for you!
If you have any question about this, do not hesitate into contact me through "Ask a Question"
Meals, drinks, museum tickets and souvenirs.
I can arrange for transport to pick you up/drop off from where you are staying upon request.
Due to OFAC sanctions against my country, 100% of the tour cost is payable in cash to me at the start of the tour in Cuban currency (CUC).
I don't have my own car but I can drive and organize transportation for our tour.
A Recent Review of this tour
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Reynier overwhelmed us (in a good way) with facts, history, local politics and much insight into Cuba and Havana. We especially enjoyed seeing the barrio of Jaimanitas and the work of Jose Fuster; that was amazing and something we would not have found by ourselves. We also enjoyed looking back at the view of the city from across the water (by the statute of Jesus). Reynier was flexible and accommodating.