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Havana
Cienfuegos
Trinidad
Montego Bay
Santiago de Cuba Province
A great way to discover Cuba: your ‘floating hotel’, the Celestyal Crystal, sails you from Havana to some of Cuba’s most exciting destinations: charming Cienfuegos, colonial Trinidad and cultural treasure Santiago de Cuba in the ‘Far East’ of Cuba. You will also set sail to the southern neighboring island of Jamaica, the port of Montego Bay, for yet another total different experience. Your days on- and offboard are filled with excitement, but at the same time you can always opt for relaxation at the swimming pool or spa.
From $ 1822 Per Person
(based on double occupancy)
Nearest available date:
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Itinerary

Individuals are authorized to travel to Cuba under a General License (general authorization) for “group people-to-people” travel if they, travel under the auspices of a U.S. organization and they adhere to a full-time schedule of educational exchange activities that will result in meaningful interaction between the traveler and individuals in Cuba and which are intended to enhance contact with the Cuban people, support civil society in Cuba, or promote the Cuban people's independence from Cuban authorities. Persons relying on this authorization must bring a copy of their Certification and itinerary with them and maintain these records, as well as any other record related to the program, for 5 years. Travelers are required to participate in all scheduled activities on the tour.

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Day 1: Havana (Monday)

Meet and greet at Havana International Airport on arrival day, including our VIP services:
★ Our airport representative will meet you at the gate and direct you to Preferential Immigration, the customs booth for VIP Lounge clients, diplomats and airline crew.
★ Use of the VIP lounge at Havana airport, while your luggage is taken care of.
★ Luggage assistance.
★ Private transfer to the cruise terminal in Havana.
★ Embarkation Celestyal Crystal (on Monday).

When everyone is on board and check-in has completed, a welcome briefing and cocktail party is held on the outer deck. While savoring a Mojito or Cuba Libre, you will meet the team of guides, lecturers, and shipboard staff, who will brief you on the week ahead and explain how things work onboard the ship.
For ship details: Celestyal Crystal information
Itinerary, arrival and departure times subject to change.

Meals: Welcome Dinner and drinks aboard the ship.

Note: You can also opt for a pre-night stay in Havana prior the embarkation date (on Monday). In this case, you will be transferred to Havana City, with a one night stay (from Sunday to Monday) in a hotel of your choice in Havana City.

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Day 2: Havana (Tuesday)

★ Celestyal Cruises Program in Havana, including shore excursion (*).
★ Ship departs from Havana at 10:00PM.

(*) Explore the incredible capital of Cuba during the half day ‘Havana City Tour’ (included in the program). The tour starts with a visit to the historic military fortress located on the other side of the Havana harbor. From here you will be awed with the spectacular views of the city. Then, enjoy the walking tour of historic Old Havana (put on your comfortable shoes!).
Along the way you visit the famous “watering hole” where Hemingway enjoyed his Mojitos. Continue by tour bus to the Capitol building known for its collection of classic cars that congregate in front, the Museum of the Revolution, Central Park, the Great Theatre of Havana and Revolution Square.

Return to the ship and wave the city good-bye as the ship sets sail from the port of Havana. When setting out from the harbor, the ship passes the magnificent colonial-era forts that once guarded the entrance of the city and protected her against pirates.

Meals onboard: Full breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks.
Drinks onboard: Unlimited drinks (non-alcoholic and a choice of alcoholic beverages and cocktails) are included. Specialty beverages at additional cost.

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Day 3: At Sea (Wednesday)

Enjoy a day at sea aboard the Celestyal. The ship boasts a variety of facilities including 3 restaurants, 4 bars/lounges, a disco and a casino. Relax on the sundeck, at the pool and in the jacuzzi, or treat yourself to a pampering treatment in the spa.

Meals onboard: Full breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks.
Drinks onboard: Unlimited drinks (non-alcoholic and a choice of alcoholic beverages and cocktails) are included. Specialty beverages at additional cost.

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Day 4: Cienfuegos & Trinidad (Thursday)

★ Celestyal Cruises Program in Cienfuegos & Trinidad (optional)
★ Ship arrives at Cienfuegos at 07:00AM.
★ Ship departs from Cienfuegos at 03:00PM.

Stroll the charming seaside promenade of beautiful Cienfuegos City, located on the Caribbean coast of south-central Cuba. The deep, natural harbor here made it one of Cuba’s main seaports during the colonial period. A fortress was erected in the 1740s, the Castillo de Jagua, to protect the port from pirates.
★ You can also visit the colonial city of Trinidad (optional), a UNESCO world cultural heritage site nestled in one of the island’s most picturesque areas.

Meals onboard: Full breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks.
Drinks onboard: Unlimited drinks (non-alcoholic and a choice of alcoholic beverages and cocktails) are included. Specialty beverages at additional cost.

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Day 5: Montego Bay, Jamaica (Friday)

★ Celestyal Cruises Program in Montego Bay (optional)
★ Ship arrives at Montego Bay at 08:00AM.
★ Ship departs from Montego Bay at 08:00PM.

Unique culture, amazing beaches, picturesque mountains and fabulous duty-free shopping: Montego Bay can be as exciting or relaxing as the activities you choose. Browse the local crafts at open-air markets, dance to the vibrant beat of a Reggae band, or simply soak up the sun and let your troubles melt away as you gaze across the azure sea and the lush, rolling mountains surrounding ‘MoBay’.
★ Optional: Take in a round of golf, tour pineapple plantations, art galleries and gardens.

Meals onboard: Full breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks.
Drinks onboard: Unlimited drinks (non-alcoholic and a choice of alcoholic beverages and cocktails) are included. Specialty beverages at additional cost.

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Day 6: Santiago de Cuba (Saturday)

★ Celestyal Cruises Program in Santiago de Cuba, including shore excursion (*).
★ Ship arrives at Santiago de Cuba at 08:00AM. 
★ Ship departs from Santiago de Cuba at 04:00PM.

Santiago is one of Cuba’s most interesting and historically significant cities. Founded by the Spanish in 1514, Santiago was the capital of the Spanish colony of Cuba from 1522 until 1589. Santiago has the largest concentration of Afro-Cubans and is the center for Afro-Cuban culture in all its musical, artistic, and religious forms.
(*) Included is the shore excursion ‘Panoramic Santiago’, with culture and history on the program.

Meals onboard: Full breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks.
Drinks onboard: Unlimited drinks (non-alcoholic and a choice of alcoholic beverages and cocktails) are included. Specialty beverages at additional cost.

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Day 7: At Sea (Sunday)
Meals onboard: Full breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks.
Drinks onboard: Unlimited drinks (non-alcoholic and a choice of alcoholic beverages and cocktails) are included. Specialty beverages at additional cost.
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Day 8: Havana (Monday)

★ Ship arrives in Havana at 08:00AM.
★ Disembarkation Celestyal Crystal.

The ‘Tour Cuba by boat’ ends here. You can add a post-stay in Havana or anywhere in Cuba, including transportation, hotel-stay, excursions or a special program.

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Tour Cuba by Boat
From $ 1822 - Per Person
8 days / 7 nights
The final price depends on travel dates, availability of the hotels and the services that may be included.