7:00am – Check-in at Key West Airport
8:00am – 50 Minute Flight to Havana
9:00am – Clear Customs and start your Havana adventure
9:30am – Your Havana Excursion begins with a trip to Ernest Hemingway’s home in Cuba known as Finca Vigía in San Francisco de Paula Ward in Havana, Cuba. Both Finca Vigía and Hemingway’s Key West home are now museums. You will see Hemingway’s famous fishing boat named El Pilar.
12:00pm – Lunch at an authentic Cuban restaurant.
1:30 pm: After lunch, you will head to Old Havana for a walking tour. Our Old Havana walking tour brings the city to life, allowing you to be swept up in all that this vibrant city has to offer. The city offers an unrivaled sensory experience that you will always remember! You will walk the sun-drenched cobblestone streets as you take in the oldest square in Havana (Plaza de Armas), which includes the oldest cathedral in the Western Hemisphere. Next, we follow in the footsteps of American literary icon Ernest Hemingway, making 3 stops that were Hemingway favorites: La Bodeguita (cafe), the Ambos Mundos (Hotel), & El Floridita Bar (the birthplace of the Daiquiri).
5:00pm – Return to the Havana Airport.
7:00pm – Arrive back in Key West.
- Price: $1195 per person. This includes airfare, visas, ground transportation in Cuba, local guide (meets you at airport), all taxes, tour & entry fees.
- Day trips leave on Tuesdays and Fridays.
- Trips must be reserved at least 48 hours in advance.
- A copy of your passport will be required to obtain a visa.
- ESTA VISA holders are not eligible for travel to Cuba from the USA, and would not be able to go on the Havana Day Trip. Standard VISA holders are eligible for travel.
- Small group, all-day guided tour.
- Havana Day Trips use a small, Key West based aircraft which carries less than 10 passengers. In Havana, the tour uses private ground transportation.
In partnership with Air Key West, OurKeyWest develops and markets Cuban Cultural & Educational Experiences with the aim of supporting the Cuban people by providing technical business assistance to Cuban entrepreneurs and by creating a market to which Private Cuban Citizens can sell their goods and services. Our efforts are intended to promote independent activity and strengthen civil society in Cuba, as our guests maintain a full-time educational schedule that includes meaningful interaction with Cuban individuals.
*US Customs does not allow cigars and alcohol to be brought back from Cuba.
*ESTA VISA holders are not eligible for travel to Cuba from the USA, and would not be able to go on the Havana Day Trip. Standard VISA holders are eligible for travel.
Cancelations and rebookings incur a 15% cancelation/rebooking fee. Cancelations must be confirmed at least 7 days prior to departure to receive a partial refund. Cancelations confirmed less than 7 days prior to departure will not receive a refund.
You may reschedule your Havana Day Trip excursion for a future date within 12 months from your initial booking date.
NO-SHOWS WILL BE CHARGED THE FULL EXCURSION FARE. Please be on-time for your scheduled trip. Check in is required at 7:00 am. Late arrivals are subject to cancelation without refund.
Online Booking Cancelation: Online bookings are charged a booking fee by Fareharbor Reservation System. When canceling an Online Booking, the booking fee portion is non-refundable.
Operator Cancelation: cancelations due to weather or maintenance or other unforeseen circumstances are at the sole discretion of the pilot & airline for your safety. If the operator cancels the flight, you will be given the option to reschedule your trip or receive a refund of the ticket price. You may reschedule your Havana Day Trip excursion for a future date within 12 months from your initial booking date.
The Havana Day Trip requires a minimum of 4 paying passengers to embark, if the airline does not have the required minimum number of passengers, the flight will be canceled, and you will be given the option to reschedule your trip or receive a refund of the ticket price. You may reschedule your Havana Day Trip excursion for a future date within 12 months from your initial booking date.