Tesca travel curates tours for private groups of ten or more! Gather your friends or family, pick your dates, and head to Havana.

Tesca Travel can curate a private trip to Cuba for your group of ten or more. We will work with you to select dates, length of trip and itinerary. Using our extensive list of connections and friendships with local Cuban organizations and artists, we will work with you to customize activities, excursions and locations within Cuba to match your group’s needs and desires.

All Tesca Travel tours are all-inclusive and will include flights, meals, lodging, all transportation, tour guide and activity fees. Please contact us to discuss dates and how we can create your group’s dream trip to Cuba.

Sample Itinerary

Day One 

Day one will be spent journeying from Miami International to Havana’s International airport. Take in the city lights as you head to your casa and settle in and rest up for the week of adventures to come. 

Day Two 

Learn about the city’s rich history from a local expert and historian, then head off to explore Old Havana’s world heritage sites with Cuban guide Jesus. Along the way, see the historic architecture and visit with Cubans who make their home in this living museum. 

Possible other activities include: 

  • Private Cuban dancing class with professional dancers 

  • Authentic Cuban cooking class 

Day Three 

Experience an open dance rehearsal at Teatro Nacional. Walk to the soulful neighborhood of Centro and receive a music demonstration by Rumba Morena, enjoy a traditional Creole lunch, and visit with well-known Cuban visual artists in their home studios. In the evening, enjoy a unique meal at “El Ruso” and watch the sunset while attending the historic ‘closing of the gates’ ceremony at Havana’s harbor. 

Possible other activities include: 

  • Visit additional artists in their studios 

  • Tour one of the world’s oldest and most well-known recording studios, EGREM Areito Estudios 

Day Four 

Learn about the melodies and rhythms that form the mosaic of Cuban music with a renowned musicologist. Visit the home studio of printmaker Eduardo Guerra Hernandez. Sway your hips at a local hidden gem matinee with live music and dancing, followed by an unforgettable meal at La Guardia. 

Possible other activities include: 

  • See major Cuban chorale 

  • Learn how rum is made 

Days Five and Six 

Today we embark on an overnight trip into Western Cuba. See the rich tobacco fields of Viñales and visit with Cuban farmers. End the day taking in the stunning views at a sunset dinner at El Balcón del Valle. 

Day six will be spent journeying back to Havana with stops along the way, including Gaudi-inspired wonderland ‘Fusterlandia’ and the San José Artisan Market. Once back at your Havana casa, take a siesta or further explore the surrounding neighborhoods. Regroup in the early evening at an outdoor venue where music groups play under the stars while Cubans of all ages smile, spin, and salsa the night away. 

Possible other activities include: 

  • Travel to colonial city Trinidad 

  • Horseback riding 

Day Seven 

Our day begins with an expert guide leading us through Cuba's finest art at the National Museum of Art. Next, see the beautiful neighborhood Jesús María and meet Cuban entrepreneurs. Spend the evening at Fábrica de Arte, a cutting-edge gallery and performance center. Enjoy contemporary Cuban cuisine before experiencing the music, dance, and art of this incredible space. 

Possible other activities include: 

  • Visit Hemingway’s home in Havana 

  • Dip your toes in the sand at Havana’s eastern beaches 

Day Eight 

Meet the next generation of Cuban artists at Muraleando, then reunite with all of our Cuban friends and connections from the week at a farewell fiesta at the casa. Music, friends, and food: as they say in Cuba, ¡Ahi-nama! (It doesn't get any better than this!) 

Possible other activities include: 

  • Experience the local talent at late night Latin jazz music venues 

Day Nine 

An early afternoon departure affords a much-deserved lie in and leisurely brunch before departing the casa in the late morning for the airport and journey back to the United States.


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