Day 1 | Highlights:
Welcome to Miami where your journey into wonder begins with a warm greeting by the crew as you step on board Scenic Eclipse. Raise your glass this evening and toast to the start of your luxury cruise. Please book flight to arrive by 10am.
Day 2 | Havana Highlights:
Admire the views of Havana as you cruise into port this morning. Discover history of the city on a walking tour of Habana Vieja on your People-to-People excursion led by knowledgeable local guides.
Day 3 | Havana > At Sea Highlights:
Relax and discover the range of facilities available on board. Choose to take a cooking class of Cuban specialties in Scenic Epicure, listen to a fascinating discussion on Cuban culture and history or learn how to make the signature Cuban cocktail, a Mojito.
Day 4 | Isla de la Juventud Highlights:
Choose a People-to-People excursion by Zodiac or kayak to learn about the natural environment and conservation programs. Alternatively tour the World Communist University and Presidio Modelo.
Day 5 | Cayo Largo Sur > Cienfuegos Highlights:
Choose a People-to-People excursion by Zodiac or kayak to learn about the natural environment and conservation programs. Alternatively visit the sea turtle breeding centre and be educated by the staff about their important preservation programme for this endangered species.
Day 6 | Cienfuegos > Casilda Highlights:
Choose from a People-to-People walking tour of the historic centre and visiting a ration shop or discovering Jardín Botánico and learning about Cuban ecology from your expert local guide. Alternatively visit Playa Girón and at the museum discover the history of the Bay of Pigs skirmish.
Day 7 | Casilda (Trinidad) Highlights:
Explore the well-preserved World Heritage-listed colonial city of Trinidad on your People-to-People excursion where your knowledgeable local guide will discuss the history of sugar cane and its importance to the Cuban economy as you wander the charming cobblestone streets and interact with the residents.
Day 8 | Santiago de Cuba Highlights:
Cruise past the impressive Castillo del la Roca at the entrance to the bay of Santiago de Cuba.
Day 9 | Santiago de Cuba Highlights:
On a People-to-People excursion learn about the history and importance of rum to the Cuban economy as you explore the historic centre and visit the Bacardi Museum or tour the local produce markets and visit the Rum Museum.
Day 10 | Antilla Highlights:
Be welcomed by the community of this remote part of Cuba as they host Scenic Eclipse on a range of People-to-People experiences to educate guests about life in Cuba.
Day 11 | At Sea Highlights:
Enjoy the scenery and relax on board. Perhaps try to create your own Cuban specialties in Scenic Epicure, or listen to a fascinating discussion on Cuban culture and history.
Day 12 | Havana Highlights:
On your People-to-People excursion, learn about the history of the revolution as you take a ride in a 1950’s vintage car and visit Revolution Square.
Day 13 | Havana Highlights:
Choose a People-to-People excursion to visit the unusual house of the artist Fuster or tour El Capitolio and the elegant Gran Teatro de La Habana.
Day 14 | Miami Highlights:
Your leisurely cruise of Cuba ends as you disembark, taking away memories of a lifetime. Please book flights to depart after 3pm.