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Having lived in Cuba many years ago it was a pleasure to go back and visit - especially to see that... read more

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BertiePonsonbySmythe
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Reading, United Kingdom
A must see

Okay - Lets get the moans out of the way, like anywhere you will see beggars, Cuba is a poor... read more

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Peter T
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Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Bohemian, rhythmically Latin, certainly picturesque and, above all, charming.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
As featured in 3 Days in Havana
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La Habana Vieja, Havana, Cuba
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Reviewed today

Having lived in Cuba many years ago it was a pleasure to go back and visit - especially to see that they are now restoring all the historical buildings in the centre of town. The Capitolio used to look very tired and sad but wow!...More

Thank BertiePonsonbySmythe
Reviewed today

Okay - Lets get the moans out of the way, like anywhere you will see beggars, Cuba is a poor country but you see them in every city in the UK. Old Havana is a stunning time capsule to the glory days of Cuba. The...More

Thank Peter T
Reviewed yesterday

When you travel to Cuba, you are more likely to land at Havana airport, and when you're in Havana, you can't avoid old town. Most of the Havana is old anyway. The part of the town called Habana Vieja is the tourist attraction, with the...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The old city has beautiful architecture and we loved all the squares. We stepped back in time with all the beautiful old cars

Thank katiebess2016
Reviewed yesterday

La Cabana Fortress is a must see any night of the week - arrive 8pm for stroll around grounds before ceremony starts at 9pm. The event is free but you will need to take a cab to get to & from the fort. A wonderful...More

Thank 92Coppin
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The vintage architecture and old cars make this a must see. It is sad to see so many of the beautiful buildings in disrepair but they are trying to save what they can. I hope to return soon and see some progress. With the influx...More

Thank HoustonTravlinDave
Reviewed yesterday

First time to Cuba. Didn't want to feel confined to the shore excursions that were offered on Norwegian Sky. You can walk-about on your own. Then you can stop as long as you want. Move at a faster pace if you want. Felt safe, since...More

Thank lindaschwone
Reviewed yesterday

Old Havana via bike offers beautiful views, lovely people, and a breezier way to see a LOT of Havana when it’s hot. Thoroughly enjoyed all of it and got a moderate workout as well. I actually did 3 bike tours (to the fortress, a food...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Wonderful experience. We found the Cubans to be extremely friendly and helpful. We loved the architecture and the classic cars. Would love to go back.

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great City and great time had in Old Havana! So.much history and great architecture. If you love taking pictures this is a gold mine! Beautiful art, colors, scenery and the people are great subjects!

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There were multiple people who didn’t leave our bus during the tour. It was difficult to use the steps in the bus (although it’s a very nice, new, air conditioned bus with a restroom, and comfortable seats). I wish I knew... More
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You should have no problem. If they ask you at the airport, very unlikely, telling them you are going under the category "Support the Cuban People." Buena Suerte!
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